60th anniversary of Mongolia-Laos diplomatic relations falls next year

Politics
anudari@montsame.gov.mn
2021-06-11 15:55:57

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg had a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic Phengsavanh Keopraseuth to discuss relations and cooperation between the two countries.

 

At the meeting, Minister B.Battsetseg underlined that Mongolia attaches great significance to its relations with one of its key partners in Southeast Asia, Laos, and that there is ample opportunity to support trade and economic relations and expand cooperation in agriculture, healthcare, tourism, and education.

 

Commending the successful organization of the presidential election in the difficult time of a pandemic, Ambassador Phengsavanh Keopraseuth undertook to give increased focus to the development of trade and economic cooperation between the two countries and support partnerships between businesspeople.

  

Moreover, the sides stressed the importance of formally celebrating the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Laos, which falls next year.