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Laos cancels several regional conferences

(KPL) The Government has cancelled four regional high-level conferences slated for the end of March in Vientiane due to COVID-19, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. An announcement broadcast on the national radio on March 14 said the four events to be cancelled are the 3rd Mekong-Lancang Cooperation Summit, the Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy summit, the 10th Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Vietnam (CLMV) Summit; and the 11th Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam (CLV) Summit.

They were initially scheduled to be held between Mar 25-27.

Source: Lao News Agency