At a ceremony to inaugurate the building on May17, Director of the Vietnam National Political Publishing House NguyenDuy Hung said the new office will increase capacity and improveoperations of the Lao publishing house in publishing and distributingbooks on the Party and Government of Laos.
It willbe a sharp tool to educate people on the politics, theory, Party viewsand Government policies, contributing to national construction anddefence, he added.
Laos’ Deputy Minister ofInformation, Culture and Tourism Buangeun Saphouvong affirmed the newheadquarters is a symbol of the special solidarity between the twoParties and two Governments.
He spoke highly of theinvaluable assistance the Vietnamese Party and Government have given toLaos and his ministry in particular.
TheVietnamese-funded building has a total investment of 13.5 billion VND,and serves as working space for the staff and a place to introduce anddisplay the publishing house’s books as well.-VNA