After Bhutan, Lao People's Democratic Republic (PDR) is the next venue for the 46th AIBD General Conference and Associated Meeting in 2020.
Mr Phosy Komanivong, Director General of Lao National Radio, announced that the capital city of Lao PDR, Vientiane, will host the 46th General Conference on August 21-23, 2020.
The announcement came with a video presentation of what Laos has to offer, in particular, its historical, cultural and tourist spots, during the 45th General Conference in Paro, Bhutan on 23 August 2019.
He said the event will have the support of the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism, Lao National TV and Lao National Radio.
In his remarks, he said this gathering will afford members an opportunity to review AIBD’s activities and future projects as well as share members’ needs that should be addressed by the Institute.
He also said the people of Lao PDR now enjoy political stability and peaceful society.
Having been a member of AIBD for years, Laos will host for the first time an AIBD-organised event and he said he hopes there will be fruitful discussions.
He urged participants to come to Laos for the GC and enjoy the many historical, cultural and tourist sites in the country.