Her Excellency Ms. Zenysha Shaheed Zaki, Minister of Gender and Family of the Republic of Maldives has returned to Male’ after the conclusion of her visit to Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR), as the Special Envoy of the President of the Republic of Maldives.

During her visit, Minister Zenysha paid a courtesy call on His Excellency Mr Saleumxay Kommasith, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lao PDR. Both ministers underscored their intentions to strengthen bilateral ties between the two countries and agreed to explore new avenues of cooperation including on social affairs. Discussions were also held on collaboration on a range of international issues, especially within the United Nations.

Ms. Lauza Ali, Director at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Maldives, accompanied Minister Zenysha on the visit.