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PRESIDENT RAJAPAKSA AT DOHA ECONOMIC FORUM:‘SL consolidating peace and prosperity’

* ‘Important trade hub in region’

* ‘Country’s economy growing rapidly’

President Mahinda Rajapaksa who is in the State of Qatar to attend the
Doha Economic Forum as a special guest meeting the Emir of Qatar,
Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al- Thani. President Rajapaksa addressed the forum
as an International Guest of Honour. Picture by Sudath Silva.


In meeting with External Affairs Minister Peiris, Secretary of State Clinton Praises Sri Lanka's Plan to Implement LLRC Recommendations

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Friday praised Sri Lanka’s plan to implement post-conflict recommendations made by an independent commission recently, during a meeting with Prof. G.L. Peiris, Sri Lanka’s minister of external affairs.



Sri Lankan External Affairs Minister Peiris meets with White House National Security Team, top U.S. Trade Official

Discussions focus on resettlement and reconciliation three years after government
forces defeated terrorist group LTTE
WASHINGTON –Sri Lanka’s minister of external affairs, met with top U.S. national security and trade officials Thursday to build on the long-standing U.S.-Sri Lankan ties, emphasizing how economic development has helped sustain pea


Statement by the Minister of External Affairs of Sri Lanka Hon. Prof. G.L.Peiris at the Ministerial Meeting of the NAM Coordinating Bureau 7-10 May 2012, Sharm-El-Sheikh, Egypt.

H.E Mr. Mohamed Kamel Amr, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Egypt and the Chair of the Ministers’ Meeting of NAM, Colleagues, and Excellencies,

It is with great pleasure that I recall the XV NAM Ministerial Meeting held in this beautiful 'city of peace' - Sharm el-Shiekh, in July 2009, when Egypt took over the Chairmanship of our Movement. I take...


Contemporary situations call for fresh look at traditional concepts - Prof. Peiris tells NAM Conference in Egypt

Minister of External Affairs Professor G. L. Peiris, speaking on behalf of Sri Lanka and also the Asia-Pacific Group of countries at the Ministerial Meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement Coordinating Bureau in Sharm-el-Sheikh, Egypt stressed the need for NAM to be actively involved in revamping some of the traditional assumptions and approaches of


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