Laos PM arrives in PH for Asean meet
Laos Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith arrived in Manila on Friday to attend the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) summit here.
Thongloun arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport at around 5:30 p.m. Laos hosted last year’s Asean summit.
Thongloun arrived in Manila to attend the Asean Summit plenary to be hosted by President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday.
The Philippines is chair of this year’s Asean summit.
Thongloun was appointed the prime minister in 2016 by the National Assembly of the country long controlled by the communist politburo since the end of the Vietnam war.
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