UK Police trail Tiger extortionists
British Law Enforcement Authorities have
requested their Sri Lankan counterparts for the full details of five
Sri Lankan youth charged with kidnapping a Tamil youth employed at a
filling station in Kent.
New Canadian laws to curtail terror funds
Canada will shortly introduce new laws to combat
money laundering and financing terrorist activities. Finance
Minister Jim Flaherty said Canada will be relentless in its efforts
to prevent money laundering and terrorist funding.
Preferential access to US urged for Lankan garments
Export Development and International Trade
Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris, has urged preferential access for
apparel products from Sri Lanka into the markets of the United