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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2401

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Malaysia: Halt All Sedition Cases Pending Highest Court Decision

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA), together with its member Suara Rakyat Malaysia (SUARAM), welcomed yesterday’s judgment by the High Court to refer a law professor's challenge of the constitutionality of the Sedition Act 1948 directly to the country’s highest judicial body, the Federal Court of Malaysia.

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Int’l O-Fish expert Bassleer at Monday’s first global confab

As Sri Lanka’s YoY ornamental fish (O-fish) exports surged by 41%, the country’s first ever Global O-Fish Confab will go live on 10 Monday -and a globally renowned expert will lead the two day sessions in Colombo. “We extend a warm welcome to Mr Bassleer, President of Ornamental Fish International. It is also an honour for Sri Lanka to be the host for such a landmark event” commended Rishad Bathiudeen (Minister of industry and Commerce) on 07 November.

Rishad Bathiudeen (Minister of Industry and Commerce-left) and Gerald Bassleer (President of Ornamental Fish International (OFI-at right)
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Sri Lanka highlighted at the 12th International Business Networking Event in Latvia

Mr. Ruwan Waidyaratne was addressing the 12th International Business Networking Event on “International Transport and Logistics and Challenging Export Markets” on 17th October 2014 in Riga, Latvia. In his presentation, Mr. Waidyaratne introduced Sri Lanka as the emerging Regional Logistics Hub in Asia.

Sri Lanka highlighted at the 12th International Business Networking Event in  Latvia
Sri Lanka highlighted at the 12th International Business Networking Event in  Latvia
Sri Lanka highlighted at the 12th International Business Networking Event in  Latvia
Sri Lanka highlighted at the 12th International Business Networking Event in  Latvia
Sri Lanka highlighted at the 12th International Business Networking Event in  Latvia
Sri Lanka highlighted at the 12th International Business Networking Event in  Latvia
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