On September 6, around 80 Lao youths visited and exchanged at FPT Hoa Lac. This is one of a series of activities to mark the 55th anniversary of the establishment of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic relations within the framework of the Vietnam-Laos Youth Friendship Meeting 2017.
Leading the delegations, Mr. Chinhilone Sisom boun- Provincial Commissioner and Secretary of the Sarawak Province expressed his deep appreciation toward warm and friendly hospitality of Vietnam in general and FPT Education in particular. “I have been to Vietnam many times but this is my first visit to FPT University,” said Mr. Chinhilone Sisom boun. “I am very impressed with the learning environment here and wish the university to create conditions for Laos students to study”.
He also expected that FPT Corporation and FPT University would facilitate the development of IT human resources in Laos when he knew that there are Lao students studying at FPT University.
Responding to the sentiments of representatives of the typical Lao delegation, Dr. Ta Ngoc Cau, Deputy Director of FPT Hoa Lac University, said: “FPT University is very thankful for the support from the Laos to allow the university to open a branch there”. He also promised to strengthen the friendship between two nations by provide high quality programs in Vientian, Lao as well as always welcome all of Laos students to visit Vietnam and FPTU.
Within 2 hours visiting FPT University, the youth delegation has the opportunity to discover the special features of the traditional culture of S-shaped land such as some traditional musical instruments of Vietnam, Vovinam – a traditional martial arts, etc. as well as visit prominent works in FPT Hoa Lac such as Alpha House, lecture hall, etc.
The Vietnam-Laos Youth Friendship Meeting 2017 officially opened in Hanoi on September 6, as part of activities to mark the 55 years of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties and the 40 years since of the signing of the Vietnam-Laos Treaty of Amity and Cooperation. The meeting aims to educate the young generation on the traditional friendship between the two countries.