(KPL) Xi Jinping was re-elected Chinese president by a unanimously vote on Saturday morning at the session of the 13th National People’s Congress in Beijing.

KPL) At a bilateral meeting held in Sydney, Australia, on Saturday, Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith and his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull pledged to enhance cooperation in areas of agriculture, public works and transport, finance, human rights under bilateral and multilateral frameworks. The meeting between Prime Minister Thongloun and Australian Prime Minister was held in the sidelines of ASEAN-Australia Special Summit (Mar 17-18). At the bilateral talks, both sides highly valued the relations and sound cooperation between the two countries which have been enhanced constantly over the past 66 years. Last year, the two countries successfully organised activities to mark the 65th anniversary of their diplomatic relations.

(KPL) Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith and Minister of Foreign Affairs Saleumxay Kommasith on March 17 took part the gathering of Australian alumni who used to study in ASEAN member states under the New Colombo Plan and former ASEAN students who used to study in Australia and Australian government’s scholarship alumni.

(KPL) The high-end shopping hub Vientiane Center will celebrate its 3rd anniversary on March 31. The Vientiane-based shopping centre has prepared special offers, including up to 70% discounts, to please its customers on its birthday.

(KPL) The value of export of vehicles, auto parts and accessories from Thailand to Laos reached more than US$ 370 million, a press conference was told on Mar 15.

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