On the morning of 1st March 2019, conducting the plan for friendship and cooperation between An Giang Province and Champasak Province (the Lao People's Democratic Republic), An Giang University held a welcoming ceremony for 5 students from Champasak Province to An Giang University for their learning.
Welcoming delegates were Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vo Van Thang - Party Committee Secretary, Rector of An Giang University and the boards of Faculties, the School Divisions, representatives of An Giang Department of Internal Affairs, An Giang Department of Foreign Affairs. The head of the delegation of Champasak Province was Mrs. Xouyphasith Sengsouvanh - a Provincial Party member, Director of the Department of Education and Sports.
Speaking at the ceremony, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vo Van Thang - Rector of An Giang University welcomed newcomers who officially became new students in An Giang University. He hoped that they would make great efforts to contribute to their country. An Giang University will cooperate with related divisions in creating beneficial conditions for them to learn and live in a new environment. Besides, the Rector encouraged them to take part in extracurricular activities and exchange knowledge with Vietnamese students in order to improve their Vietnamese language and partly contribute to traditional friendship and special solidarity between Vietnam and Laos.
On behalf of the delegation, Mrs. Xouyphasith Sengsouvanh sincerely thanked the heads of An Giang Province , especially An Giang University for their great and precious help. She also encouraged Laos students to develop their self-discipline, to be active in learning and to try to harvest knowledge and sharpen skills, attaining high results to deserve belief of the heads.
According to the plan, An Giang University will train 5 Laos students for their Vietnamese in 12 months. After that, they will take courses of majors in training curricula of An Giang University
Cam Thieu – An Giang University Library
Translated by Le Do Thai