Turning Vision into Reality
for a Dynamic ASEAN Community
“Promoting Defence Cooperation for a Dynamic ASEAN Community”
ASEAN DEFENCE MINISTERS’ MEETING RETREAT
Vientiane, Lao PDR, 15-17 November 2016
This document provides information on the administrative arrangements of the ADMM Retreat which will be held at Don Chanh Palace Hotel, Vientiane, Lao PDR on 15-17 November 2016.
The host will cover the cost of the meeting facilities, meeting lunches, Executive Suites for the ADMM Leaders and spouses, ASEAN Secretary-General and spouse, and 2 Deluxe Rooms for 2 accompanying officials from 15 Nov 2016 (Check-in) to 17 Nov 2016 (Check-out) at Don Chanh Palace Hotel, Vientiane, Lao PDR.
The address of the hotel is below
Don Chan Palace Hotel
Unit 6, Piawat Village, Sisatanak District, Vientiane, Lao PDR
Phone: + 856 21 226666
+ 856 21 244288
Fax: + 856 21 244111-2
3. Bilateral Meeting
Bilateral meeting rooms will be available during the meeting. Kindly submit the Bilateral Form to the 10th ADMM Secretariat via e-mail provided in Section 12 by 05 Nov 2016.
The host will provide cars for the ADMM Leaders, ASEAN Secretary-General, ADSOM Leaders, and a van for accompanying delegates from 15 to 17 Nov 2016 including airport transfers.
5. Medical Facilities
Basic medical facilities will be provided during the meeting.
Most internationally recognised currencies and travelers’ checks can be exchanged at Wattay International Airport and commercial banks. Credit cards are also accepted in some local hotels, restaurants and shops. The exchange rate of US$1 is approximately equivalent to 8,000 Lao Kip.
The delegates are kindly requested to return the completed Registration Form to the 10th ADMM Secretariat by 24 Oct 2016.
The attire for the meeting is lounge suit without tie.
Electricity plugs in Lao P.D.R may be different from some other countries. The electricity current is 220 V. The plug type often used in Lao P.D.R is shown below.
10. Weather Conditions
The weather in Vientiane in November is between 18 to 28 Degrees Celsius.
11. Local Time
Local time in the Lao PDR is GMT+7.
12. Point of Contact
Should there be any queries, please contact 10th ADMM Secretariat as follows:
10th ADMM Secretariat
Tel: + 856 21 911727
Fax: + 856 21 911728
1. Maj Chanthakone Lattanaxay
Mob: (+856) (20) 22446848
2. Capt. Maneelath Vongpakaiphet
Mob: (+856) (20) 2248 2354
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