Vientiane, Lao PDR
September 3, 2016

The Prime Minister’s Office is located near the Patuxai Memorial Monument along Long Xang Avenue. The office is an organization within the organization of the Government’s machinery. Its role is to assist the Government, coordinate and summarize all questions related to the work of the Government, study and facilitate the implementation of the work of the Government, Prime Minister, and other organizations under direct authority of the Government.

The Prime Minister in Lao PDR is the Head of Government (HOG) whose role is to guide the work of the Government and local administration. He is appointed or removed by the President of the Republic after the approval of the National Assembly.

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