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Asian Tribune is published by E-LANKA MEDIA(PVT)Ltd. Vol. 20 No. 110

Japan Provides Human Resources Development Scholarships for the Sri Lankan Public Sector

The Japanese Grant Aid for Human Resources Development Scholarship (JDS) Programme was introduced in Sri Lanka in 2010 by the Government of Japan in order to provide opportunities to the executive level public sector officials to undergo Master Degree Programmes in prominent universities in Japan.

Japan Provides Human Resources Development Scholarships for the Sri Lankan Public Sector
Japan Provides Human Resources Development Scholarships for the Sri Lankan Public Sector
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LSSP Strongly Opposes The MCC, ACSA And SOFA Agreements - Prof.Tissa Vitarana

President Gotabhaya Rajapakse had requested the Cabinet of Ministers to submit their opinions on the Prof.Lalithasiri Gunaruwan Report on the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) agreement with the USA. This has now been extended for a further two weeks.

LSSP  Strongly Opposes The MCC, ACSA And SOFA Agreements - Prof.Tissa Vitarana
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President pays homage to the sacred tooth relic

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa visited the Dalada Maligawa, temple of the sacred tooth relic and received blessings on 13 July 2020.

President pays homage to the sacred tooth relic
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Outgoing Navy Chief a role model for exemplary service - Defence Secretary

Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) under the strong leadership of its Commander Vice Admiral Piyal de Silva was able to apprehend country’s largest smuggled drug haul at sea, Defence Secretary Maj.Gen. (Retd) Kamal Gunaratne said.

Outgoing Navy Chief a role model for exemplary service - Defence Secretary
Outgoing Navy Chief a role model for exemplary service - Defence Secretary
Outgoing Navy Chief a role model for exemplary service - Defence Secretary
Outgoing Navy Chief a role model for exemplary service - Defence Secretary
Outgoing Navy Chief a role model for exemplary service - Defence Secretary
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United States Donates Life-Saving Equipment for Water Rescues

On July 10, U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka and Maldives Alaina B. Teplitz handed over a donation of rescue boat engines and other lifesaving equipment to Mr. Asanka Nanayakkara, President of Sri Lanka Life Saving to contribute to Sri Lanka’s efforts to improve water safety.

United States Donates Life-Saving Equipment for Water Rescues
United States Donates Life-Saving Equipment for Water Rescues
United States Donates Life-Saving Equipment for Water Rescues
United States Donates Life-Saving Equipment for Water Rescues
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The re-export of pepper has been completely stopped.

The re-export of pepper has been completely stopped. Therefore, the President advised the farmers to export the pepper in the form of seeds, powder or any other finished product. President Rajapaksa further pointed out that more foreign exchange earnings could be made by adopting the value-added methodology.

The re-export of pepper has been completely stopped.
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This cluster can be controlled - Health Services Director General

Kandakaduwa is not the second wave of COVID 19, said the Health Services Director General, Dr. Anil Jasinghe, "This cluster can be controlled. Though it is a challenge, we can handle it just the way we did in the past. The problem was people and institutions took COVID 19 very lightly after the re-opening of the country. They did not follow even the basic health guidelines issued by the government and the Health Ministry to prevent COVID 19. Everything depends on our discipline and cooperation" he said.

This cluster can be controlled - Health Services Director General
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A proper procedure essential to preserve unique and indigenous medical system - President Rajapaksa

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa emphasized the requirement of a proper procedure to preserve our unique and indigenous medical systems. He further highlighted the capability of attracting tourists by promoting traditional medicinal practices.

A proper procedure essential to preserve  unique and indigenous medical system - President Rajapaksa
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India ready to do whatever it can to further global good, says Modi

Saying that post-pandemic global revival will have India playing a leading role, Prime Minister Narendra Modi told a virtual conference of 5,000 business leaders from 30 nations that that is offering new investment opportunities by ‘performing, reforming, and transforming’ its economic landscape even as it is fighting the pandemic with all its might.

India ready to do whatever it can to further global good, says Modi
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A high valued movie actress Aishwarya Rai and daughter Aaradhya tested positive for Covid 19.

A high valued movie actress Aishwarya Rai and her daughter Aaradhya have tested positive for the Covid 19. They were tested after Abhishek Bachchan and Amitabh Bachchan were diagnosed with Covid-19 on Saturday.

A high valued  movie actress Aishwarya  Rai  and daughter Aaradhya tested positive for Covid 19.
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All SLPP election rallies called off temporarily

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) has called off temporarily all its propaganda rallies by the party and its alliance, stated the General Secretary of SLPP.

Basil Rajapaksa - National Organizer of the SLPP
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It’s the economy, stupid - says Milinda Moragoda

Milinda Moragoda, Founder of the Pathfinder Foundation and former Cabinet Minister in his statement stated the following,

It’s the economy, stupid - says Milinda Moragoda
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All Government Schools Closed Till 17th July

All Government Schools in the country will be closed Closed Till 17th July.

All Government Schools Closed Till 17th July
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Traditional industries should be preserved and developed”

The Government will provide loans, knowhow and the technical facilities to generate self-employment, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said. He this pledge attending a public gathering on 11 July 2020 at Urban Council Ground in Kadugannawa, Yatinuwara organized in support of the candidates of Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) contesting 5th August Parliamentary election.

Traditional industries should be preserved and developed”
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