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ARTICLE 19

Students and Trainees

(1) A student or business apprentice who, immediately before visiting a Contracting State, is or was a resident of the other Contracting State and who is present in the first-mentioned Contracting State primarily for the purpose of his education or training shall be exempt from tax in the first-mentioned Contracting State on payments made to him by persons residing outside that first-mentioned Contracting State for the purposes of his maintenance, education or training.

(2) An individual who, immediately before visiting a Contracting State, is or was a resident of the other Contracting State and who is temporarily present in the first-mentioned State primarily for the purpose of study, research or training as a recipient of a grant, allowance or award from a scientific, educational, religious or charitable organisation or under a technical assistance programme entered into by the Government of a Contracting State shall, from the date of his arrival in the first-mentioned State in connection with that visit, be exempt from tax in that State.