June 14, 2011
(KPL) Mr. Cheuang Sombounkanh has been appointed to head the Propaganda and Training Organisation of Party Central Committee replacing Mr. Phandouangchit Vongsa.
A ceremony for announcing the appointment of new head of the committee was held at the Propaganda and Training Committee last Friday in the presence of relevant officials including President of the Party Inspection Committee Mr. Bounthong Chitmany.
At the event former Head of Propaganda and Training Committee Mr. Phandouangchit briefed the function and role of his former oganisation over the last five years.
‘Since 2006, the Propaganda and Training Committee of Party Central Committee has paid attention to ideological education of government officials and carried out the Laos-Vietnam History Compilation Project,’ said Mr. Phandaungchit.
The body has enhanced the relationship between Laos and Vietnam and China and held bilateral meetings for the high-ranking officials of Laos with their counterparts in Vietnam and China.
‘The Propaganda and Training Committee has received assistance from Vietnam and China technically and financially,’ said Mr. Phandaungchit.