The Director General of the Lao News Agency (KPL) Sounthone Khanthavong met with the Ambassador of the Korean People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) to the Lao PDR Ri Yong Chol at KPL in Vientiane to discuss ways to enhance the relations and cooperation between DPRK and the Lao PDR as well as between KPL of the Lao PDR and the Korean Central News Agency – KCNA – of DPRK.
Both sides highly valued the longstanding relations and cooperation between the two countries which were established by the beloved President Kaysone Phomvihane of Laos and the Great Leader Kim Il Sung of DPRK and have been nurtured and increasingly deepened by succeeding generations of leaders from the two countries.
Both sides noted the active publishing of information on achievements in the socio-economic development in their respective countries through the national news agencies.
They pledged to promote the cooperation between the two national news agencies especially on ICT field to ensure broader and deeper exchange and publishing of information on the socio-economic development in their respective countries.
Source: Lao News Agency