Partnership with professional bodies
LCPAA has various Partnership Agreements with professional accountancy bodies to support LCPAA’s objective to develop a local Lao language qualification and build capacity within the institution
Institute of Certified Management Accountants Australia (ICMA)
ICMA and LCPAA signed a MoU on the 30 November 2018 for period of five years to strengthen cooperation between the two sides in professional development and professional community in Laos.
Singapore university of Social Sciences (SUSS)
SUSS and LCPAA signed a MoU on the 03 Jul 2018 to:
Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA)
MIA and LCPAA signed a MoU on the 08 December 2017 for period of two years to:
Sripatum University (SPU)
SPU and LCPAA signed a MoU on the 27 March 2017 for the period of two years to explore capability building opportunities to help develop the accountancy profession in Lao PDR in the areas such as:
LCPAA has signed a cooperation agreement with CPA Australia on the 6 December 2016 for the period of three years in the area of promoting common development of accounting and auditing profession in Laos and to improve the practice quality and benefits for members of the two organizations. CPA Australia renewed its Cooperation Agreement with the Laos Chamber of Professional Accountants and Auditors (LCPAA) at a signing ceremony held in Vientiane on 1 October 2019.
Institute of Singapore Chartered
LCPAA and ISCA have signed a MoU on the 24th October 2016 for the period of two years to assist LCPAA to explore capability building opportunities to help develop the accountancy profession in Lao PDR. In addition, a program of 5-days training on accounting principles for Lao accountants was conducted.
Federation of Accounting Profession of
FAP and LCPAA signed a MoU on the 20 February 2016 for the period of 12 months. According to this MOU, LCPAA and FAP co-organized a Training of Trainer (ToT) on IFRS and now are preparing a ToT program on International Standard of Auditing (ISA) for Lao auditors, which would be held in November-December 2016.
The Association of Chartered Certified
ACCA and LCPAA signed a MoU on the 19 February 2016 for period of five years to support LCPAA’s objective to:
ASEAN Federation of Accountants
LCPAA is actively participating at ASEAN Federation of Accountants (AFA) council meetings. In addition, the President and the Vice President of LCPAA as the current President of AFA, on behalf of AFA, contribute as speakers in various regional conferences organized by AFA members.