It is among the activities in response to the “Vietnam-Laos Friendship Year 2017,” and in celebration of the 55th anniversary of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic relations (1962-2017) and the 40th anniversary of the signing of the Vietnam- Laos Friendship and Cooperation Treaty (1977-2017).

The launching ceremony (Source: CPV)
The event aims to promote the dissemination and education for the youths of the two countries on the two countries’ revolutionary traditions, especially the special friendship between Vietnam and Laos in the struggles against common enemies in the national liberation and development cause of the two countries.

According to the organizing board, multiple-choice questions will be available on the website:,,, and The multiple-choice questions will be conducted every week, beginning from May 2nd through December 22nd. Meanwhile, questions for writing will be provided by the Popularization and Education Review under the Party Central Committee Commission of Popularization and Education. Entries can be sent from October 1st to 31st.

Overseas Vietnamese and Lao people as well as foreigners are encouraged to join the contest.

The closing and awarding ceremony is scheduled to take place in December 2017./.

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