Phankham Viphavanh

Minister of Education of Laos

Phankham Viphavanh (Lao: ພັນຄຳ ວິພາວັນ; born 1951) is a Laotian politician. In 2021, he became the Prime Minister of Laos. He is a member of Politburo. He is the Executive Committee of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party. He was the Vice President of Laos from 2016 until 2021.[1]

Phankham Viphavanh
ພັນຄຳ ວິພາວັນ
Prime Minister of Laos
Assumed office
22 March 2021
PresidentThongloun Sisoulith
Preceded byThongloun Sisoulith
Vice President of Laos
In office
20 April 2016 – 22 March 2021
PresidentBounnhang Vorachit
Preceded byBounnhang Vorachit
Succeeded byPany Yathotou & Bounthong Chitmany
Standing Member of the LPRP Secretariat
In office
21 January 2016 – 15 January 2021
General SecretaryBounnhang Vorachit
Preceded byBounnhang Vorachit
Succeeded byBounthong Chitmany
Personal details
Born (1951-04-14) 14 April 1951 (age 70)
French Protectorate of Laos
Political partyPeople's Revolutionary Party