OVERVIEWS OF CAMBODIA-LAOS RELATIONS

Overview

The  traditional friendship and cooperation between Cambodia and Lao have developed smoothly since their establishment of diplomatic ties on 15 June 1956. The frequent exchange visits of leaders and officials at all levels of the two governments have deepened mutual understanding and trust and have promoted the mutual beneficially cooperation of the two nations to a higher level.

Cambodia and Lao are committed to intensifying the coordination and cooperation in the multilateral fora such as in  ASEAN, CLV-DTA, CLMV, ACMECS, GMS and Mekong Cooperation as well as the framework of the United Nations through promoting the collaboration, information sharing and mutual support to ensure peace, security and sustainable development in the region and the world as the whole.

Recent Exchange of Visits

2018

-Samdech Krolahom SAR Kheng, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Interior of Cambodia and high delegation paid a working visit to the Lao PDR from 15-18 January

-Samdech Pichey Sena Tea Banh, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of National Defense of Cambodia and high delegation paid an official visit to the Lao PDR from 13-17 January

- H.E Dr. Thongloun Sisoulith, Prime Minister of Lao PDR attended the Second Mekong-Lancang Cooperation (MLC) Leaders’Meeting held in Phnom Penh on 10-11 January

2017

-H.E Mr. Bounnhang Vorachith, President of Lao PDR made a State Visit to Cambodia from 22-23 February.

-H.E Dr. Thongloun Sisoulith, Prime Minister of Lao PDR attended the World Economic Forum on ASEAN in Phnom Penh on 10-12 May

2016

-H.E. Mrs. Pany Yathotou paid an official visit to Cambodia on 25-27 November

-H.E Dr. Thongloun Sisoulith, Prime Minister of Lao PDR attended the 9th CLV-DTA  in Siem Reap on 22-23 November

-Samdech Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia attended 28th and 29th ASEAN Summits in Vientiane on 6-8 September, attended 13th ASEAN Leadership Forum and received ASEAN Lifetime Achievement Award 6-7 August

-H.E Dr. Thongloun Sisoulith, Prime Minister of Lao PDR paid an official visit to Cambodia on 27-28 June

-Samdech Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia paid a working visit to Lao PDR on 12-13 March.

2015

-His Majesty Preah Bat Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia paid a state visit to Lao PDR on 21-23 December

-H.E. Mr. Choummaly Sayasone, Former President of the Lao PDR paid a state visit to Cambodia on 26-27 February

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Royal Embassy of Cambodia.

Address
Thadeu Road, Km3, P.O. Box: 34, Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR.

General Enquiries:

Tel: (+856)21314952

Fax: (+856)21314951

E-mail: camemb.lao@mfaic.gov.kh

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