Medvedev: Russia and Laos will strengthen the partnership in different directions

MANILA, November 12. /TASS/. Russia and Laos will continue to develop bilateral cooperation in various fields, said Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev at a meeting with his counterpart thonglun sisulit.

“Laos is our important partner in Southeast Asia and we have identified with you so our partnership is to strengthen, to develop, because much remains to be done. Nevertheless, we will work on the implementation of the plans,” – said Medvedev.

He stressed that the East Asia summit in Manila and the ASEAN summit is a good opportunity to discuss the current situation in the relationship.

In turn, Sisoulith thanked the Russian Prime Minister for the opportunity to hold such a meeting and noted that bilateral relations of Russia and Laos have already achieved some progress in several areas of cooperation.