On July 19, Ouyang Weimin, Vice Governor of Guangdong Province, Ouyang Weimin met in Guangzhou with Khammany Inthirath, President of Lao-Chinese Friendship Association, Member of the Lao Central Committee,and Minister of Energy and Resources in Guangzhou.
President of the Laos-China Friendship Association, the member of the Party Committee of the Lao Party, and Minister of Energy and Minerals of Laos, Kenmany Intirah.
Ouyang Weimin extended a warm welcome to the delegationfirst welcomed the visit of Kenmani and his party. He said that in recent years, China-Laos relations have developed steadily with frequent high-level visits andas well as exchanges and cooperation in various fields. Under the greatbroad framework of friendship between China and Laos, Guangdong and Laos have continuously made new progress in cooperation. Laos hasis rich in both mineral resources and water resources, so and there is a lot of room for cooperation with Guangdongbetween the two sides. He Ouyang Weimin pointed out that Guangdong is accelerating itsthe construction of a new opening-up pattern and; Guangdong will would seize the opportunity of the "Belt and Road" construction and Roadso as to promote the exchanges and cooperation between the two sides in the fields of correspondence, economic and trade investment, people-to-people friendly exchanges, etc. between the two places .
KhammanyKenmani stressed onsaid that Laos attaches great importance to the Laos-China friendship and supports the "Belt and Road" initiative put forward by China. He expressed the hope that the two sides continue to strengthen exchanges and cooperation in the future.
Lin Ji, Deputy Secretary-General of Guangdong Provincial Government, officials from Foreign Affairs Office, Department of Commerce, State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of Guangdong, and representatives of relevant Guangdong enterprises in Laos attended the meeting.