VIENTIANE, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- Hungarian President Janos Ader paid a state visit to Laos from last Thursday to Saturday at the invitation of Lao President Bounnhang Vorachit.
According to local daily Vientiane Times on Monday, a bilateral meeting of delegations led by the two presidents was held here Friday in the Lao capital of Vientiane.
Both sides said they highly valued their friendly and good cooperation, agreeing that their relationship had strengthened in multiple fields since they established diplomatic relations in 1962.
"This strengthened friendship and cooperation is evident in the strong political relations between the two countries as demonstrated by reciprocal visits by delegations at multiple levels, from government leaders to technical staff, to share opinions and experiences, and to enhance the solidarity between the two countries," said a press release from the Lao Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
At the meeting, the two sides discussed the direction of their strengthening relations and cooperation in various fields such as politics, diplomacy, agriculture, education, trade and investment, among others.