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Last Friday evening a  large crowd of Australian alumni and invited guests listened to a panel discussion on the impact of foreign direct investment in Laos. 

52 New Australian NUoL Scholarships

The Australian Government has continued its long-standing support for education and human resource development in Laos with the award of another 52 scholarships for students from remote and disadvantaged districts to complete undergraduate degrees at the National University of Laos.

Australia Delivers New English Texts for Laos

Australia has expanded further its long-standing support for the development of Laos’ workforce skills with a new package of English language teaching materials for civil servants, teachers and adult learners across the country.

Australia provides 20 new scholarships at Luang Prabang’s Souphanouvong University

Twenty students from remote and disadvantaged districts in the northern provinces of Laos have been awarded scholarships by Australia to study at Souphanouvong University in Luang Prabang on 16 November 2016.


The Australian Prime Minister, the Honourable Malcolm Turnbull MP, and the Vice President of the Lao PDR, H.E. Dr Phankham Viphavanh, today congratulated 31 young Lao men and women awarded scholarships to study in Australia.