Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith addesses the plenary session of the GMS Business Summit in Hanoi on March 30 (Photo: VNA)

Firms encouraged to engage strongly in regional development

The Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) Business Summit, which opened in Hanoi on March 30 on the sidelines of the sixth GMS Summit as an initiative of Vietnam, has created an opportunity for governments to hold dialogue with enterprises and development partners, and encourage their stronger engagement in GMS activities.
Officials attending the 6th meeting of the Joint Committee for the Greater Mekong Sub-region Cross-Border Transport Facilitation Agreement pose for a photo (Photo: VNA)

GMS countries meet to facilitate cross-border transport

The Joint Committee for the Greater Mekong Sub-region Cross-Border Transport Facilitation Agreement (GMS-CBTA) convened its 6th meeting in Hanoi on March 15, attracting the participation of the six GMS countries.