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Wayamba entrepreneurs to visit the Canton Trade Fair for the 13th time

By Q Perera - Our Business Correspondent

Wayamba Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Sri Lanka - China business Cooperation Council of Wayamba are jointly organizing a tour of the business delegation to visit Chinese Canton Fair that will be held from 15th to 20th October.

Man attacks Saddam in court -defence team

Former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein was attacked by an unidentified man during his appearance at a court hearing in Baghdad on Thursday, his defence team said on Saturday.

The Public-Private Sector <i>JobsNet</i>

By Q Perera - Our Business Correspondent

Ministry of Labor Relations and Foreign Employment along with the Ceylon
Chamber of Commerce now manages the National Employment Policy that recognizes the constant changes and uncertainties of the business
environment and the importance of developing a competitive workforce to face formidable challenges due to the impact of globalization.

Impact of Tsunami on Sethusamudram Shipping Channel and the neighboring coastal areas

Interview with Professor Tad S. Murty
Prof. Tad S. Murty is one of the most respected Tsunami Experts around the world; he advises the Government of Canada on Tsunamis and had played an important role in the development of the 'Baird' simulation model of the December 26th Tsunami. He was in the Editorial Board of the most prestigious Tsunami Journal "Science of Tsunami Hazards" for many years.

King Fahd of Saudi dies.

King Fahd of Saudi Arabia died early morning on Monday, according to an official statement read out on Saudi state television today and the Crown Prince Abadullah was immediately pronounced Monarch of the world largest oil producing country.