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In Canada
March 8, 2018 7:08 am gmt |
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Britain and the European Union could negotiate a deeper free-trade accord that goes beyond the bloc’s new deals with Canada and Japan, but such agreements remain the model, the head of the European Parliament said on Wednesday (March 7). European Parliament President Antonio Tajani also called ...
In Srilanka
March 6, 2018 11:05 am gmt |
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Stephen Renna, Director of the Advocacy Center at the U.S. Department of Commerce, recently met with government leaders and U.S. companies in Colombo to discuss opportunities to increase U.S. exports to Sri Lanka. “The United States is eager to expand open, fair and reciprocal trade,” stated Stephen ...
In Canada
November 9, 2017 12:19 pm gmt |
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Canada is actively engaged in the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal talks but not rushing into a deal, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in Vietnam on Wednesday (November 8), signaling less appetite to move ahead quickly after the deal was ditched by U.S. President Donald Trump. Tr...
In Britain
August 30, 2017 8:07 am gmt |
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British Prime Minister Theresa May arrived in Japan on Wednesday (August 30) to meet with counterpart Shinzo Abe. During the three-day visit, May is expected to to ease corporate Japan’s worries about Brexit. May’s first trip to Japan as prime minister comes at a difficult moment, with Ja...
In Asia
November 25, 2016 6:40 am gmt |
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The UK is in talks to boost trade and security cooperation with Pakistan, Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday (November 24), as part of London’s efforts to improve trade links with emerging market countries. Britain has been seeking to bolster global trade ties following its June re...
In Business
August 16, 2016 7:53 am gmt |
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Dealers said that the Sri Lankan rupee was already on Monday (15th Aug) as dollar sales by exporters were offset by importer demand for the greenback in dull trade. The spot rupee traded steady at between 145 rupees and 50 cents to 145 rupees and 55 cents per dollar, little changed from Friday’s clos...
In Srilanka
July 22, 2016 6:31 am gmt |
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The Sri Lankan government will look to expand trade ties with China in the future, the Sri Lankan president’s office said. The President’s office quoted foreign minister Mangala Samaraweera as saying that while Sri Lanka is working on trade agreements with India and Pakistan, it is also looking to ex...
In Srilanka
October 3, 2015 6:51 am gmt |
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe arrived at Osaka – Kansai International airport today (Sunday) commencing a 5 day official visit to Japan. Prime Minister is on a five day official tour on the invitation of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Wickremesinghe who will deliver a special lecture...
In Asia
September 21, 2015 6:32 am gmt |
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The Seventh China-UK Economic and Financial Dialogue (EFD) has kicked off in Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing, capital of China, on Monday. Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai and British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne co-chaired the meeting of the dialogue. The senior officials in charge of...
In America
July 29, 2015 5:30 am gmt |
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U.S. President Barack Obama ended his two-nation tour of Africa yesterday (Tuesday), taking off from the Bole International Airport in the Ethiopian capital. Obama was accompanied at the airport in Addis Ababa by Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. Before Obama’s departure, they made...
In India
July 15, 2015 4:39 am gmt |
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent visit to five Central Asian countries has reinvigorated India’s traditional ties with the energy-rich region. BBC Monitoring’s Vikas Pandey analyses the PM’s whirlwind tour and India’s interests in the region. “We see an import...
In Hill country
July 6, 2015 10:44 am gmt |
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A ‘go-slow’ has been launched by estate workers throughout the island with effect from today, demanding a 1000 rupees daily wage. An estate worker’s current daily wage is 485 rupees. The two-year collective agreement regarding the wages of the plantation workers ended on 31st of March. Negotiations b...
In Srilanka
June 25, 2015 9:13 am gmt |
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France is very eager to strengthen bilateral relations and economic cooperation with Sri Lanka in several areas such as trade, investment, tourism, fisheries, water purification, environment protection and curtailing drug smuggling, the President’s office said in a statement. French Ambassador Jean-M...