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Working in Laos: Taku Mori, self-made media man

Working in Laos: Taku Mori, self-made media man

0 by / on 16/10/2013, 9:54 am / in Business, Work

Taku Mori came to Laos eleven years ago as a tourist. He now runs his own publishing and event management company, is brand manager for Yamaha and runs the Japan-Lao CyclingClub in his spare time. Taku tells us of his adaptive strategy for doing business in Laos and offers advice for media graduates and young entrepreneurs. WLL: Taku Mori, you […]

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Working in Laos: Ng SirLiang, Don Chan Palace

Working in Laos: Ng SirLiang, Don Chan Palace

0 by / on 15/07/2013, 9:24 am / in Business, Work

Ng SirLiang is a Singaporean expatriate living and working in Vientiane, Laos. He is employed as Assistant Director of Sales and Marketing at Vientiane’s Don Chan Palace Hotel and Convention Centre. SirLiang gives his insight into the Lao hospitality industry and shares his experiences as an expatriate in Laos. WLL: Before moving to Laos, you graduated in Economics at the […]

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Working in Laos: Lisa Harmony, Phu Bia Mining

Working in Laos: Lisa Harmony, Phu Bia Mining

5 by / on 27/05/2013, 9:53 am / in Business, Mining, Work

Lisa Harmony is an Australian expatriate working and living in Laos. She is employed by the Australian mining company, PanAust as Recruitment and Workforce Planning Superintendent. Lisa shares her experiences moving to Laos and the challenges and rewards faced by an expatriate joining the workforce here.  WLL: Lisa, we understand you grew up in Queensland, Australia where you attended university […]

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Ten Woman Entrepreneurs Win MWEC Awards

Ten Woman Entrepreneurs Win MWEC Awards

0 by / on 07/03/2013, 10:26 pm / in Business, Money, Work

You might remember this first article and this later article about the Mekong Women’s Entrepreneurship Challenge (MWEC) which began last year. Ten women entrepreneurs were announced as winners of the Mekong Women’s Entrepreneurship Challenge (MWEC) last Tuesday, with US$10,000 to be awarded to each successful entrepreneur for improving and expanding their businesses. The Mekong Women’s Entrepreneurship Challenge is a competition for highly motivated women who own small to medium sized businesses and are eager to expand. It […]

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A Large Portion of Lao People are Self Employed

A Large Portion of Lao People are Self Employed

2 by / on 02/01/2013, 2:37 pm / in Business, Work

A recent survey shows that a very large number of Lao people are self employed, or employed without pay by family, rather than working for businesses or other organisations. The number of people working in both private and state organisations is still very low despite increased investment and economic growth. According to a 2011 household survey, which was distributed to media […]

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????????????????????????? – Working With Foreigners

????????????????????????? – Working With Foreigners

1 by / on 19/10/2012, 11:35 am / in Business, Work

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