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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2613

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President Rajapaksa launches Commonwealth Business Forum 2013

President Mahinda Rajapaksa launched the Commonwealth Business Forum (CBF) 2013 in Colombo on Thursday 11th October with a video projecting Sri Lanka’s resurgence as a regional economic and trading hub.

President Zardari reaffirms Pakistan’s resolve for regional cooperation

President Asif Ali Zardari has reaffirmed Pakistan’s resolve to strengthen regional cooperation particularly in trade and economic fields for the progress and prosperity of the people.

Nena Guna Waduma: Sisu Diriya successfully concludes its 4 day Programme in the Districts of Welioya and Mulativu.

15th July 2006 is an unforgettable day in the history of Sri Lanka’s ethnic conflict. LTTE who claimed to be the sole representatives of Tamils, once again displaying their brutality took away the lives of 60 innocent Sinhala civilians in a clay-more mine attack in Kebithigollawa.

Sri Lankan Mission in Chennai to hold spl. consular service to refugee-returnees

With the end of the conflict in Sri Lanka it has created an atmosphere of normalcy where Sri Lanka is now receiving back the Sri Lankans who left the country during the conflict period. In particular, the Sri Lankan refugees who live in Tamil Nadu camps have begun to return to Sri Lanka, availing themselves of the opportunity to re-integrate into the Sri Lankan society.

25,000 Samudri beneficiaries to stage a protest March today in Jaffna

About 25,000 Samudri beneficiaries will be staging a protest march today in Jaffna. The protesters are to congregate near the Clock Tower and march to the Kachcheri, Jaffna to hand over their memorandum expressing their concerns to Minister Douglas Devananda.

Join hands and help to boost cooperation between the Asian countries – Asian leaders on the ACD Summit

Asian leaders, attending the First Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) Summit in Kuwait, asserted yesterday the importance of the summit that it would help boost cooperation between the Asian countries.

Announcement of Eid Al Adha day

The Arafat Day, when millions of Muslim pilgrims will stand in prayer on the mount of Arafat near Makkah at the peak of the annual pilgrimage, will be on Thursday (Oct. 25), an official announcement said yesterday.