Diplomatic relations between the Republic of Belarus and the Lao People’s Democratic Republic were established on February 7, 1994.
In July 2013 H.E. Mr. Choummaly Sayasone, President of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, paid an official visit to Belarus.
The head of the Foreign Ministry of Laos visited Belarus in August, 2001 and June, 2013.
In June, 2012 H.E. Mr. Sergey Martynov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus, paid an official visit to Laos (the first visit of the head of the foreign ministry of Belarus to Laos in the history of diplomatic relations).
On February 6, 2014 the first round of political consultations between the foreign ministries of Belarus and Laos at the level of deputy foreign ministers took place.
In March, 2014 the visit of H.E. Mr. Vladimir Makei, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, to Laos was organized.