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Travel & Learn Programme

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Laos​​

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Octobe​r 2018 Trip - Fully Subscribed
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About the Programme


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Unique travel programme that helps you learn and explore new markets for business.

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Business dialogues, networking opportunities, and visits to companies, industries and accelerators.

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​​Up to 70% subsidy available with SkillsFuture funding and SkillsFuture Credit for eligible applican​​ts.

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​Program​me Iti​nerary

Pre-trip Briefing

5 Oct


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Business Dialogue 1:​

Mr Alan Wong, Principal Business Advisor, SMECentre@Central

Mr Paul Lim, Founder & Chairman, Fidelium Group

​Mr Benjamin Emmanuel Lee, Co-Founder & Business Development Director, Fidelium Group

Day 1

15 ​Oct


Arrival in Vientiane, Laos

Opening Ceremony &
Welcome dinner

Address by:

Mr Dominic Goh
Ambassador, Singapore Ambassador to Laos

Mr Manathong Vongsay, Director-General, Laos Ministry of Planning and Investment

Mr Philip Tay, Country Director, ​Lim Siang Huat (LSH) Laos Co. Ltd​

Day 2

16 Oct


​​Business Dialogue 2:
Business Opportunities in Vientiane by Phongsavanh Group

Business Dialogue 3:
Doing Business in Laos - Understanding Legal and Audit Requirements by Rajah and Tann, and Deloitte
  
Business Opportunities in Paksong and the Coffee Industry by Mr Jeremy Choong

Business Dialogue 4:
Business Opportunities in Savannakhet by Mr Tee Chee Seng, General Manager, Savan Seno

Business Dialogue 5:
Networking session with Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Vientiane

Day 3

17 O​ct


Business Dialogue 6:
Opportunities in Luang Prabang by Mr Benny Kong, Business Development Manager, MyLaoHome

Business opportunities in Vang Vieng by Mr Philip Tay, Country Director, ​Lim Siang Huat (LSH) Laos Co. Ltd​

Business Dialogue 7:
Opportunities for SMEs in Laos and SBAL
Panel Speakers-​

  • Mr Jason Lim, President, Singapore Business Association Laos

  • Mr Philip Tay, Country Director, ​​Lim Siang Huat (LSH) Laos Co. Ltd​​

  • ​Mr Benny Kong, Business Development Manager, MyLao​Home

  • Ms Bay Panyathip, Chief Executive Officer, Panyathip International School


Site Visits to Singapore-owned Businesses

Day 4

18 Oct


City Tour

Depart for Singapore

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​Speak​ers

Dominic Goh

Ambassador to Laos,
Ministry of Foreign Affairs​

Manathong Vongsay

Director-General, Laos Ministry
​of Planning and Investment​

Michael Aw

CEO,​
Mekong Group​

Jeremy Choong

CEO, Owner
Paksong Coffee

Steve Chng

COO,
Mekong Group​

Benjamin Emmanuel Lee

Co-Founder & Business Development Director, Fidelium Group

Alan Wong

Principal ​Business Advisor
SMECentre@Central​

Philip Tay

Country Director, ​
​​Lim Siang Huat (LSH) Laos Co. Ltd​​

Benny Kong

Business Development
Manager, MyLaoHome

Jason Lim

President, Singapore
Business Association Laos

Bay Panyathip

CEO, Panyathip
International School


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F​e​es

​Special Rate for Singaporeans ​and PRs: $1,326.80*

*Eligible for $500 SkillsFutu​re Credit

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Partn​ers

Inthira 
Mekong 
Mylaohome 
Panyathip 
Phongsavanh
 
Silkair
 
Singapore Business Association Laos
 
Embassy of the Republic of Singapore
 
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Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Blk 50, #01-01, 535 Clementi Road,
Singapore 599489

Tel: 6407 4889
Fax: 6462 0075
Email: enquiryCET@np.edu.sg