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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2341

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Foreign Ministers of Sri Lanka and Singapore consolidate strong bilateral ties

Expansion of economic relations in the atmosphere of peace and stability prevailing in the country was the central focus of the bilateral discussions which took place in Singapore on Monday 28th July 2014, between Professor G.L. Peiris, Minister of External Affairs, and Mr. K. Shanmugam, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Law of Singapore.

Foreign Ministers of Sri Lanka and Singapore consolidate strong bilateral ties
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Multi-Faith Network Urges Secretary Kerry To Raise Religious Freedom Violations With Burmese Government

Members of the US-based International Religious Freedom (IRF) Roundtable, a multi-faith informal group of organizations and individuals advocating for freedom of religion or belief, have written to US Secretary of State John Kerry ahead of his visit to Burma, urging him make it a priority to discuss reported violations of freedom of religion or belief with the government.

Multi-Faith Network Urges Secretary Kerry To Raise Religious Freedom Violations With Burmese Government
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Sri Lanka President Meets with Officials to Discuss ICAPP Arrangements

President Mahinda Rajapaksa, this evening at Temple Trees, met with officials to discuss arrangements for the next meeting of the International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP).

President Mahinda Rajapaksa, yesterday evening at Temple Trees, met with officials to discuss arrangements for the next meeting of the International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP).
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Kunming ’14 rakes in $4.6M for Lankan biz

Sri Lanka has garnered more than $4.6 Mn orders at the recently concluded Kunming Int’l Fair in China-and this too is only from the initial overview of Kunming outcomes rather than any in-depth totals. “I am pleased of the performance of the delegation of 119 companies and businesses that I led to Kunming. I commend EDB for this successful facilitation effort” said a satisfied Rishad Bathiudeen (Minister of Industry and Commerce of Sri Lanka) on 31 July in Colombo.

Rishad Bathiudeen (Minister of Industry and Commerce of Sri Lanka-centre) readies to inaugurate Sri Lanka Pavilion at the Kunming 2014 expo on 06 June in Kunming, Yunnan Province.
Rishad Bathiudeen (Minister of Industry and Commerce of Sri Lanka) addresses the China-South Asia Business Forum held on the side lines of Kunming event on 07 June in Kunming, Yunnan Province, China.
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US Embassy statement was judgmental based on erroneous and biased information

Colombo US Embassy statement was judgmental based on erroneous and biased information alleges Sri Lanka’s Ministry of External Affairs.

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