December 29, 2010
(KPL) Last month, Bountay district, northernmost province Phongsaly, held a graduation ceremony for 8,200 people who have completed an intensive primary education course.
Present at the ceremony were Deputy Minister of Education Lytou Bouapao, Phongsaly Governor, Mr. Angfou Aly, teachers and authorities concerned.
The training course was held for people aged between 15 and 45 in villages in the district, according to an official of the Education Office of Bountay district.
In the same month, Gnord Ou district of Phongsaly province also held a similar graduation ceremony for local residents who have graduated the intensive primary education course.