Dmitry Medvedev held talks with Prime Minister of Laos Thongloun Sisoulith.
Dmitry Medvedev’s conversation with Prime Minister of Laos Thongloun Sisoulith
Dmitry Medvedev: Your official visit to Russia provides us with an opportunity to exchange views on the development of bilateral relations and ways to strengthen them, as well as new areas of cooperation. Overall, let us discuss everything related to the traditionally friendly relations between our countries.
Thongloun Sisoulith: The Russian Federation and Laos are strategic partners. During today’s visit we plan to discuss a broad range of bilateral relations.
Today’s meeting is instrumental in terms of further promoting bilateral ties between our countries.
– Agreement between the Russian
Federation and the Lao People’s Democratic Republic on Transfer of Persons
Sentenced to Imprisonment
Signed by Alexander Konovalov, Russian Minister of Justice, and Kongthong Phongvichit, Lao Deputy Minister of Public Security;
– Agreement between the
Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Lao People’s
Democratic Republic on Air Traffic
Signed by Maxim Sokolov, Russian Minister of Transport, and Bounchanh Singthavong, Lao Minister of Public Works and Transport;
– Memorandum of Understanding
between the Russian Ministry of Energy and the Lao Ministry of Energy and Mines
on Cooperation in Energy
Signed by Alexander Novak, Russian Minister of Energy, and Khammani Inthilat, Lao Minister of Energy and Mines;
– Memorandum of Understanding on
Cooperation between the Federal Financial Monitoring Service
(Rosfinmonitoring), the Autonomous Non-Profit Organisation International
Training and Methodology Centre for Financial Monitoring (ITMCFM) and the
Anti-Money Laundering Intelligence Unit (AMLIU) of the Lao People’s Democratic
Republic in Training Personnel for the National Anti-Money Laundering and
Counter-Terrorism Financing System
Signed by Yuri Chikhanchin, Director of the Federal Financial Monitoring Service, and Vathana Dalaloy, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Lao PDR;
– Roadmap on Russian-Lao
Cooperation in the Peaceful Use of Nuclear Energy
Signed by Nikolai Spassky, Deputy Director General of the Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation, and Sinava Souphanouvong, Lao Deputy Minister of Energy and Mines;
– Contract on Military and
Signed by Alexander Mikheyev, Director General of Rosoboronexport, and Suvon Luongbunmi, Chief of the General Staff and Deputy Defence Minister of Laos;
– Agreement between A-RKSENA
Limited Liability Company and Electricity du Laos Generation Public Company
(EDL-Gen), Shareholders of the Xekong 5 Hydropower Project
Signed by Igor Dakhin, Investment Director of A-RKSENA, and Rattana Prathoumvan, Managing Director of EDL-Gen.