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Mature nursing student heads to Laos

Google News - Tue, 2014-09-16 05:57
Elizabeth Eastwell was working as a dental assistant but dreaming of a career in nursing. Now, the 44-year-old Bachelor of Nursing student will realise her dream of providing nursing care to children in a developing country when she volunteers in Laos ... catched

Mine digs Lao communities out

Google News - Sun, 2014-07-27 14:07
“Our Lao employees have taken the opportunities at Sepon and turned them into skills and careers, within the mine and beyond. “From scratch in terms of mining skills, we've trained and developed a workforce that is more than 90 per cent Lao, and we've ... catched

Australia's Laos film loses to Europe

Google News - Fri, 2014-01-17 00:14
The Rocket was made in Laos, in the local language and completely subtitled and was an outside chance, given the extraordinary careers of directors on offer. But some mature festival favourites have gone too. Among those not making the cut were Dana ... catched