On February 13, 2017 the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Vladimir Goshin, met senior officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Planning and Investment of Lao People's Democratic Republic.
During the meeting with the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Laos, Khamphao Ernthavanh, the sides discussed prospects for development of bilateral relations in all spheres. The parties emphasized the necessity of extending the legal framework of cooperation and agreed to foster the process of finalization and approval of all the documents that are under consideration now.
Ambassador of Belarus also met with the Director General of the Department for International Cooperation of the Ministry of Planning and Investment of Laos, Dismount Ounavong. During the meeting the sides discussed the implementation of the protocol of Joint commission, as well as holding of the Third Session of the Belarusian-Laotian Joint Intergovernmental Commission on bilateral relations. The parties also discussed problems of the creation of Joint Laboratory and forms of financing of Belarusian exports to Laos.