Thailand to assist Sri Lanka in agriculture, fisheries

May 31, 2012
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BANGKOK, Thailand – Thailand has agreed to help Sri Lanka develop its agriculture, fisheries and education sectors, Sri Lanka's government announced Wednesday (May 30th). The news came as Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra met with visiting President Mahinda Rajapaksa in Bangkok.

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    The two sides inked Memoranda of Understanding on bilateral political consultations and crime prevention at the meeting.

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