Indonesian Ambassador presented Letter of Credence to the President of Laos

On Thursday 17 May 2018 at 09.00 am at the Presidential Palace, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Indonesia to the Lao PDR, H.E. R.P. Pratito Soeharyo, has presented the Letter of Credence to the President of the Lao PDR, H.E. Bounnhang Vorachith.

After the ceremony, President Bounnhang Vorachith held a one-on-one meeting (tete-a-tete) with H.E. R.P. Pratito Soeharyo to discuss the enhancement of cooperation between the two countries in various fields.

The diplomatic relations between the Republic of Indonesia-Lao PDR was first opened in 30th August 1957, with offices operated from Bangkok. In 1962 the relations between the two countries were enhanced at the level of the embassy, ​​and in 1965 the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia was officially opened in Vientiane, Lao PDR.