President Bounnhang Vorachith has sent a message of congratulations to his Timor-Leste counterpart Francisco Guterres on the occasion of his election as President of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste.
The President said in his message dated May 20:
I am convinced that under your leadership and with your extensive experience, Timor-Leste will further developprogressively and prosperously. I look forward to working closely with Your Excellency in order to further enhance the existing good relations and friendship cooperation between Laos and Timor-Leste in the coming years.
May I take this opportunity to wish Your Excellency good health, happiness and greater success in your noble task.
Please accept, Your Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration.
Source: Lao News Agency