Phankham Viphavanh

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Phankham Viphavanh
ພັນຄຳ ວິພາວັນ
5th Vice President of Laos
Assumed office
20 April 2016
PresidentBounnhang Vorachith
Preceded byBounnhang Vorachith
Personal details
Born1951 (aged 66–67)
French Protectorate of Laos
Political partyPeople's Revolutionary Party

Phankham Viphavanh (Lao: ພັນຄຳ ວິພາວັນ; born 1951) is a Laotian politician and the current Vice President of Laos.[1] He was elected by the National Assembly of Laos in April 2016.

Previously, he was Minister of Education of Laos and president of the Lao–Vietnam Friendship Association.[2][3]


  1. ^ Nhan Dan
  2. ^ "Members of the Lao Government". Lao News Agency. Archived from the original on June 3, 2011. Retrieved September 4, 2010.
  3. ^ Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization
Political offices
Preceded by
Bounnhang Vorachith
Vice President of Laos