May 3, 2019 08:02 AM NPT
KATHMANDU, May 3: Prime Minister KP Oli is visiting Vietnam and Cambodia from May 9 to 15.
According to Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali, Prime Minister Oli is visiting Vietnam at the official invitation of his counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
During his stay in Vietnam until May 13, Prime Minister Oli is scheduled to participate in a function organized to celebrate Vesak Day and address functions organized by various thinktanks. “Vesak”, the Day of the Full Moon in the month of May, is considered the most sacred day to millions of Buddhists around the world. This day marks the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha.
Prime Minister Oli is scheduled to pay an official visit to Cambodia at the invitation of his Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen on May 13. During his recent visit to Nepal to attend the Asia Pacific Summit in Kathmandu, Hun Sen had extended an invitation to Prime Minister Oli to visit Cambodia at a convenient time.