First Vietnamese course improves Lao officers' language skills

(VOV) - On August 13, the Lao Ministry of Public Security concluded the first Vietnamese language course for its officers.

Twenty-eight Lao officers enrolled in the six-month course aiming to improve the efficiency of professional information sharing between the two nations, were assessed as fairly fluent in Vietnamese communication skills.

Colonel Bouavan Vongsavanthong, Deputy General Director of the Lao ministry’s General Department of Security, thanked the Vietnamese Embassy and the Laos-based representative office of the Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security for helping run the course. 

The training aimed to improve the knowledge and language skills of Lao officers towards intensifying information exchange between the two sides as a contribution to amity, solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between the nations, he said

Also at the closing ceremony in Vientiane, Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Manh Hung pledged to continue working with the Vietnamese representative office to open more such Vietnamese courses to reinforce ties.