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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2346

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Pakistan’s Commerce Minister to arrive in Sri Lanka on November 10th

The Federal Commerce Minister of Pakistan Engr. Khurram Dastgir Khan is arriving in Sri Lanka on a three-day official visit to boost bilateral investment and trade between the two friendly countries. He would be accompanied by a high powered business delegation consisting of cement, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, sugar, shipping, construction and manufacturing sector companies.

Pakistan’s Commerce Minister to arrive in Sri Lanka on November 10th
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My father Ossie

The 9th of November marks the 21st death anniversary of Ossie Abeyagoonasekera who was assassinated by the LTTE. He was not alone. The weeks preceding this day also mark the death anniversary of United National Party Presidential candidate Gamini Dissanayake, Dr.Gamini Wijesekera, Weerasinghe Mallimarachi, Christy Perera, Mawathagama Premachandra and many unnamed party supporters.

Far left Vijaya Kumaratunga & far right Ossie Abeyagoonasekera
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Bond is Back – Visit Britain and The Great Britain Campaign

Bond is back in Spectre and VisitBritain and the GREAT Britain campaign is once again utilizing 007’s iconic international profile to show the world what makes Britain GREAT.

British High Commissioner James Dauris speaking at the event as Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe looks on
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‘I am not ready to keep farmers of this country unsatisfied’ – President Maithri

President Maithripala Sirisena said that he is not ready to keep farmers of this country unsatisfied, as a politician who grew with the farming community and understand their tears and joys.

‘I am not ready to keep farmers of this country unsatisfied’ – President Maithri
‘I am not ready to keep farmers of this country unsatisfied’ – President Maithri
‘I am not ready to keep farmers of this country unsatisfied’ – President Maithri
‘I am not ready to keep farmers of this country unsatisfied’ – President Maithri
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Maldives' Parliament impeaches country’s vice-president Ahmed Adeeb

Maldives' Parliament voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to impeach the country's vice-president, who will be charged with terrorism for plotting to kill the president, a minister said.

Maldivian Parliament
Ahmed Adeeb - Former Vice President being taken into custody
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UNDP Embarks on a New Innovation and Development Partnership with COSTI

The United Nations Development Programme entered in to a memorandum of understanding with the Coordinating Secretariat for Science, Technology and Innovation (COSTI) today, for the further development of the National Innovations Dashboard.

UNDP Embarks on a New Innovation and Development Partnership with COSTI
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