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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2400

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Lanka export acceleration push begins

Exports, being the lifeline of Sri Lankan economy, is a national priority. The urgency of exports accelerating strategy is such that it could kick-start even before its full design cycle is over. Meanwhile, Brand Sri Lanka packs hidden potentials that could be leveraged for national export growth.

Rishad Bathiudeen (Minister of Industry and Commerce-second from left) briefs Anton Said (Chief of Export Strategy, ITC-second from right) about Sri Lanka’s export landscape on 13 August in Colombo as Anura Siriwardene (Secretary-Ministry of Industry and Commerce-far left) Bandula Egodage (Chairman & CEO, EDB-third from left) and Pablo Lo Moro (Senior Advisor-Export Strategy, ITC-seated far right) look on.
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Sri Lanka – Japan Diplomatic Relations - Fact Sheet

Sri Lanka and Japan established diplomatic relations shortly after the signing of the San Francisco Peace Treaty in 1951.

 Sri Lanka – Japan Diplomatic Relations - Fact Sheet
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Jaya Amma’s new wish list: heritage city tag for Srirangam

The Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa has added a new item to her wish list pending with Narendra Modi government in Delhi.

An ariel view of Sri Rangam temple. File Photo
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Cuban Foreign Affairs Minister Calls on President Rajapaksa

Cuba’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Bruno Eduardo Rodriguez Parrilla called on President Mahinda
Rajapaksa this morning at Temple Trees.

President Mahinda Rajapaksa welcomes Cuba’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Bruno Eduardo Rodriguez Parrilla at Temple Trees this morning.
The discussion focused on matters of mutual interest such as fighting the spread of dengue, learning from Sri Lanka’s agricultural practices and overall international relations, including regional cooperation.
The Minister was accompanied by the Head of Mission of the Cuban Embassy in Sri Lanka Mrs. Indira Lopez Arguelles.  Minister of External Affairs Prof. G.L. Peiris, Secretary to the President Mr. Lalith Weeratunga and Secretary to the Ministry of External Affairs Mrs. Kshenuka Senewiratne were present for the meeting.  ( Pix By: Nishanka de Silva )
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