VIENTIANE - Laos will continue to
closely work with Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC) countries to move LMC
cooperation forwards to a higher level.
The message came on Friday as Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay
Kommasith congratulated LMC countries on a three-year anniversary since the
sub-regional cooperation mechanism was launched in 2016.
LMC has become a platform for effective cooperation in the
sub-region and has significantly contributed to the socio-economic development
of member countries, the Lao foreign minister said, quoted by local daily
Saleumxay said that on this occasion, "I would like to
express my sincere appreciation to" all Mekong countries, especially to
China for its continued support, assistance and constructive engagement.