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World Class Economic Research in Laos

Vanthana Nolintha is one of the leading economists and economic researchers in Laos.  He is currently Acting Director of the Macroeconomic Research Division at the National Economic Research Institute (NERI).

50 Lao citizens to study in Australia under Australian scholarships

Vientiane 12, September —  Australia’s Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP presented 50 Lao students with Australia Awards Scholarships at a ceremony in Vientiane.

Applications Now Closed for 2014 GOLPET Course

The Australian aid program has supported English language training for government officials in Laos for many years. Both governments have agreed on a number of changes to delivery of English language training to make it more relevant to the human resource development needs of the country.

Australian mindset leads to business success

With the life experiences and knowledge gained while studying Bachelor degree of International Business at Swinburne University in Melbourne under an Australia Awards Scholarship from 1997 to 2000

Vientiane, 6 June —Almost 100 people including Australian scholarships Alumni and leaders in the trade and business sectors gathered to have a frank and open discussion on the challenges and issues around a changing trade environment as Laos prepares for the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015.