Lao PDR: Speeches

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  • Speech by Country Director Chong Chi Nai at the Opening Ceremony of Training Course on Enhancing Public Governance, Vientiane, Lao PDR Mr. Syphouk VongphakdyVice Chairman of Public Administration and Civil Service Authority, Mr. Shigeki KobayashiDeputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Japan, Mr. Roderick Soo,Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Singapore, Lecturers of Civil Service College, Participants, Ladies and Gentlemen,
  • Her Excellency Vice Minister of Finance, Madam Viengthong Siphandone, Distinguished guests, members of the media, Ladies and Gentlemen. It is my honor to be here with you for signing of the Supplementary Grant Agreement for the Northern Greater Mekong Subregion Transport Network Improvement Project on behalf of the Asian Development Bank together with H.E. Madam Viengthong Siphandone.
  • Speech by Mr. Barend Frielink at the Supplementary Grant Agreement Signing for the Northern and Central Regions Water Supply and Sanitation Sector Project, Vientiane, Lao PDR. Excellency, Mme. Vienthong SiphandonDistinguished guests,Ladies and gentlemen, It is my honor to be here with you for signing of the Supplementary Grant Agreement1 for the Northern and Central Regions Water Supply and Sanitation Sector Project with a provision of a $6.6 million supplementary grant to the Government of Lao PDR.
  • Remark by Mr. Barend Frielink at the Joint Country Portfolio Review between Government, ADB and World Bank, Vientiane, Lao PDR Dear participants, It is an honor for me to welcome you to this important event. This year's portfolio review, like last year's, will be done jointly by the Government, the World Bank and ADB. During the past month, ADB and the World Bank each have made their analysis of portfolio performance, and which are summarized in the background papers for this meeting.
  • Remarks by Stefan Ekeland at the Country Assessment Program Evaluation for Lao PDR - Finding and Implications for CSP, Vientiane, Lao PDR Sabaidee ton sao! On behalf of Lao PDR resident mission, I would like to welcome you and the Country Assistance Program Evaluation mission team from the Independent Evaluation Department of ADB to this very important workshop.
  • Speech by Kunio Senga, ADB Director General, at the awards ceremony, Vientiane, Lao PDR Excellency Dr. Sinalvong Khoutphaythoune, Minister of Planning and Investment;Excellencies, distinguished participants, ladies and gentlemen,
  • Statement by Arjun Thapan, Special Senior Advisor for Infrastructure and Water at ADB's Office of the President, Tokyo, Japan Ladies and Gentlemen, Friends, My colleagues and I from the Asian Development Bank are very pleased to be part of this follow-up conference to the International Year of Sanitation. We would like to thank the Government of Japan for creating a venue for us — development partners, practitioners, planners, policymakers and users — to once again re-examine the challenges we are faced with, and to also look at new solutions.
  • Speech by Gil-Hong Kim, Country Director of ADB's Lao PDR Resident Mission, at the signing ceremony of the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction Grant "Developing Model Healthy Villages" and "Health Sector Development Program", Vientiane, Lao PDR H.E. Vice Minister of Finance, Madame Viengthong Siphandone; H.E. Vice Minister of Health, Dr. Eksavang Vongvichith; Representative of Government of Japan, H.E. Omori; members of the media; Ladies and Gentlemen.
  • Opening remarks and message by Arjun Thapan, Director General of ADB's Southeast Asia Department, at the inauguration of the Phnom Penh Plan for Development Management (PPP) Learning Resource Center, Vientiane, Lao People's Democratic Republic Dear ladies and gentlemen, good morning, and on behalf of the Asian Development Bank, a warm welcome to all of you. Thank you, Mr. Zaripov, for your kind words and gracious welcome. First of all, let me express my gratitude to the Customs Service of the Republic of Tajikistan for the excellent arrangements and for hosting today's event.
  • Remarks by Gil-Hong Kim, Country Director of ADB's Lao People's Democratic Republic Resident Mission, at the inception workshop of TA 7188: Building Lao People's Democratic Republic's Capacity to Develop Special Economic Zones, Vientiane, Lao People's Democratic Republic H.E. Cheuang Sombounkhan, Minister to the Prime Minister's Office and Head of Government Secretariat, Mr. Buakham Sisoulath, Governor of the Special Economic Zone Authority, Ms. Sonam Yangchen Rana, United Nation Resident Coordinator, and Distinguished Representatives and Colleagues: Good morning.