Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism Bosengkham Vongdara on Nov 28 received a courtesy call from the new US Ambassador to Laos, Ms Rena Bitter as the latter has recently been appointed to the diplomatic post in Laos.
Minister Bosengkham praised the new diplomat on her appointment by the government and people of the United States saying that her appointment constituted a landmark for strengthening the cooperation between Laos and the United States.
At the talks, both sides highly valued the relations and cooperation between the two countries relating to information, culture and tourism as both sides have maintained sound cooperation in these spheres.
The minister expressed his belief that over her diplomatic term, Ms Rena Bitter would make significant contributions to the ever expanding relations between Laos and America, especially in affairs concerning information, culture and tourism.
In reply, Ms Rena Bitter thanked Mr Bosengkham Vongdara for his warm welcome and assured him that she would continue to provide cooperation and assistance to the information, culture and tourism sector.
Source: Lao News Agency