Vientiane, 21 May 2017
I have the great pleasure to convey my warmest congratulations and best wishes to Your Excellency on the occasion of the election as the President of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste.
I am convinced that under your leadership and extensive experiences, Timor-Leste will be further developed progressively and prosperously. I look forward to working closely with Your Excellency in order to further enhance the existing good relations and friendship cooperation between Laos and Timor-Leste in the coming years.
May I take this opportunity to wish Your Excellency good heath, happiness and greater success in your noble task.
Please accept, Your Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration,
President of the Lao PDR
H.E. Francisco Guterres
President of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste