Media Coverage

Broadcast

Date

Type

Media

Headline

1

18 July 2016

Local

Channel 8 News

Singapore to Start Free Trade Agreement Negotiation Talks with Sri Lanka

2

18 July 2016

Local

Channel 8 News

PM Lee: Disputes in South China Seas threaten regional peace and prosperity

3

18 July 2016

Local

Suria Berita

South Asian Diaspora Convention 2016

4

18 July 2016

Local

Vasantham Tamil Seithi

South Asian Diaspora Convention 2016

Print

Date

Type

Media

Headline

1

27 May 2016

Local

tabla!

Power for all

2

24 June 2016

Local

The Business Times

Capitalising on South Asian opportunity

3

30 June 2016

Local

The Straits Times

China’s influence, Islam’s role in S. Asia to figure at key meet

4

30 June 2016

Local

Lianhe Zaobao

South Asian Diaspora Convention 2016 to explore ways to strengthen regional cooperation next month

5

30 June 2016

Local

Tamil Murasu

The 3rd South Asian Diaspora Convention

6

15 July 2016

Local

tabla!

For the common good

7

19 July 2016

Local

Tamil Murasu

Singapore and Sri Lanka launch Free Trade Agreement talks

8

20 July 2016

Local

Tamil Murasu

’Outstanding Member of the South Asian Diaspora’ Award Presentation

9

20 July 2016

Local

Shin Min Daily News

Disputes in South China Sea may threaten regional peace and stability

10

20 July 2016

Local

Tamil Murasu

Keynote Address by SMS Indranee Rajah at South Asian Diaspora Convention 2016

11

20 July 2016

Local

Tamil Murasu

Sri Lankan PM Visit to National Gallery

12

22 July 2016

Local

tabla!

PM Lee at third South Asian Diaspora Convention; ‘India-Singapore air links need to grow’

Online

Date

Type

Media

Headline

1

06 June 2016

Local

tabla!

Spotlight on South Asia

2

24 June 2016

Local

The Business Times

Capitalising on South Asian opportunity

3

24 June 2016

Local

tabla!

Bright Prospects for Investments in South Asia

4

29 June 2016

Foreign

The Tribune

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

5

29 June 2016

Foreign

Business Standard

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

6

29 June 2016

Foreign

India Today

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

7

29 June 2016

Foreign

DNA India

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

8

29 June 2016

Foreign

Money Control

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

9

29 June 2016

Foreign

Daily Hunt

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

10

29 June 2016

Foreign

The Economic Times

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

11

29 June 2016

Foreign

Dailyexcelsior

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

12

29 June 2016

Local

MSN News

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

13

29 June 2016

Foreign

inseek.com

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

14

29 June 2016

Foreign

wn.com

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

15

29 June 2016

Foreign

The India Post

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

16

29 June 2016

Foreign

Shia News Association

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

17

29 June 2016

Foreign

Libertan

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

18

29 June 2016

Foreign

Global Express News

India to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

19

29 June 2016

Foreign

Financial IT

The 3rd South Asian Diaspora Convention brings together industry experts to participate in diaspora summit in Singapore

20

30 June 2016

Local

sg.frienddy.com

China's influence, Islam's role in S. Asia to figure at key meet

21

30 June 2016

Foreign

Newsradio.lk

Premier to attend South Asian Diaspora Convention

22

30 June 2016

Foreign

Indiansnews.com

India will participate in South Asia Diaspora Convention in Singapore

23

30 June 2016

Foreign

Bestthesites.com

China's Influence, Islam's Role In S. Asia To Figure At Key Meet, Singapore News & Top Stories

24

30 June 2016

Foreign

col3negoriginelcom.com

Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe is to attend the third South Asian Diaspora Convention next month

25

30 June 2016

Foreign

uk.makemefeed.com

China's influence, Islam's role in S. Asia to figure at key meet

26

30 June 2016

Foreign

vivalanka.com

PM to attend SADC in Singapore next month

27

30 June 2016

Foreign

adaderana.lk

PM to attend SADC in Singapore next month

28

30 June 2016

Foreign

yoshi.today

China’s influence, Islam’s role in S. Asia to figure at key meet

29

30 June 2016

Foreign

chatter.lk

PM to attend SADC in Singapore next month

30

30 June 2016

Local

The Straits Times

China’s influence, Islam’s role in S. Asia to figure at key meet

31

30 June 2016

Local

Lianhe Zaobao

South Asian Diaspora Convention 2016 to explore ways to strengthen regional cooperation next month

32

01 July 2016

Foreign

topix.com

Sri Lankan Prime Minister to attend the third South Asian Diaspora...

33

01 July 2016

Foreign

colombopage.com

Sri Lankan Prime Minister to attend the third South Asian Diaspora Convention in Singapore on July 18-19

34

03 July 2016

Foreign

digathanews.com

Prime Minister to attend the third South Asian Diaspora Convention in Singapore

35

04 July 2016

Foreign

heyevent.com

South Asian Diaspora Convention 2016

36

04 July 2016

Foreign

isp.netscape.com

DIARY - Political and General News Events From July 4

37

10 July 2016

Foreign

fastnews.lk

PM to Attend The 3rd South Asian Diaspora Convention-2016 in Singapore

38

10 July 2016

Foreign

sundayobserver.lk

PM to attend the third SADC in Singapore

39

11 July 2016

Local

banglarkantha.net

Third 2-days long South Asian Diaspora Convention to be held in Singapore

40

11 July 2016

Foreign

island.lk

Ranil to discuss Sri Lanka’s investment priorities during Singapore visit

41

18 July 2016

Local

Channel 8 News

Singapore to Start Free Trade Agreement Negotiation Talks with Sri Lanka

42

18 July 2016

Local

Channel 8 News

PM Lee: Disputes in South China Seas threaten regional peace and prosperity

43

18 July 2016

Foreign

Colombo Page

Sri Lanka PM envisions a tripartite arrangement with India and Singapore to enhance trade and investments in the region

44

18 July 2016

Foreign

SLBC

Prime Minister is schedule to make the keynote address at South Asian diaspora summit in Singapore

45

19 July 2016

Local

AsiaOne

Leaders need to make people see how globalisation benefits them: PM

46

19 July 2016

Local

Singapore WISHESH

Indian-origin ex-Singapore president awarded with South Asian Diaspora award!

47

19 July 2016

Foreign

PTI

Indian-origin ex Spore PM bestowed South Asian Diaspora award

48

19 July 2016

Foreign

The Financial Express

Indian-origin ex Singapore PM bestowed South Asian Diaspora award

49

19 July 2016

Foreign

Newsvala.com

Indian-origin ex Singapore PM bestowed South Asian Diaspora award

50

19 July 2016

Foreign

Silicon India News

Indian-Origin Ex Spore PM Bestowed South Asian Diaspora Award

51

19 July 2016

Foreign

The Indian Express

Singapore PM wants to see India involved ‘vigorously and actively’ in region beyond Indian Ocean

52

19 July 2016

Foreign

Financial Tribune

Leader’s advisor attends SADC

53

19 July 2016

Foreign

Mehr News Agency

Iran prevents divisive plots in region

54

19 July 2016

Foreign

Mehr News Agency

Velayati urges regional coop. against disintegration plots

55

19 July 2016

Foreign

Colombo Page

Singapore business community responds positively to Premier’s invitation to invest in Sri Lanka

56

19 July 2016

Foreign

AWDnews.com

Dr Velayati’s speech at a conference in Singapore ‘Growth through Interaction – the South Asian Opportunity’

57

19 July 2016

Foreign

Lanka Clear News

CEPA, ETCA and FTA Trade pacts to take economies to new arena

58

19 July 2016

Foreign

Seithy.com

CEPA, ETCA will benefit Asian region: PM

59

19 July 2016

Foreign

Tasnim News Agency

Velayati stresses Iran’s backing for legitimate governments

60

19 July 2016

Foreign

Lankapuri

PM spells out potential of CEPA, ETCA and FTA

61

19 July 2016

Foreign

Business Standard

Singapore PM wants India involved in region beyond Indian Ocean

62

19 July 2016

Foreign

Morning Cable

Indian-Origin Former Singapore President S R Nathan Awarded

63

19 July 2016

Foreign

NDTV

Indian-Origin Singapore Ex President Bestowed South Asian Diaspora Award

64

19 July 2016

Foreign

99acres

Secretariat building in Amaravati to be ready by July

65

19 July 2016

Foreign

Asia Net News

Indian-Origin Former Singapore President Bestowed South Asian Diaspora Award

66

20 July 2016

Foreign

Colombo Telegraph

How to Transform Sri Lanka into a Geo-Economic Center of South Asia

67

20 July 2016

Foreign

The Hindu

EX S’PORE PM BESTOWED SOUTH ASIAN DIASPORA AWARD

68

20 July 2016

Foreign

NDTV

Stressed Asset Banks Being Readied For Infra Lending Market'

69

20 July 2016

Foreign

First Post

It was baptism by fire: Duvvuri Subbarao on his early days as RBI Governor

70

20 July 2016

Foreign

The New Indian Express

Indian Ocean countries should prepare for 'unexpected rise in India's power': Sri Lankan foreign minister

71

20 July 2016

Foreign

The Economic Times

It was baptism by fire: Duvvuri Subbarao on his early days as RBI Governor

72

20 July 2016

Foreign

The Economic Times

FICCI calls for FTAs with EU & UK

73

20 July 2016

Foreign

Colombo Telegraph

South Asian geopolitics from Sri Lanka’s perspective

74

20 July 2016

Foreign

economynext

Sri Lanka Foreign Minister at South Asian Diaspora Convention

73

21 July 2016

Foreign

The Hindu

Ranil urges tri-nation economic convergence

74

21 July 2016

Foreign

Daily News

South Asian Diaspora Convention 2016 in Singapore: South Asia very much the place to be: PM

75

21 July 2016

Local

NUS News

Meeting of minds on South Asia

76

21 July 2016

Foreign

Tasnim News Agency

Iran’s Velayati Urges Diversification of Ties with Malaysia

77

21 July 2016

Foreign

The New Indian Express

Lankan PM pushes for closer economic ties with Tamil Nadu and South India

78

21 July 2016

Foreign

The New Indian Express

Singapore company to develop Trincomalee Port and Hinterland

79

21 July 2016

Foreign

news.lk

“Geopolitics of South Asia”

80

21 July 2016

Foreign

The Island

Ease of doing business to be ensured- Laws will be simplified to attract investments

81

21 July 2016

Foreign

The Hindu

Ranil urges tri-nation economic convergence

82

21 July 2016

Foreign

Mehr News Agency

Velayati calls for solidarity, coalignment among Muslim states

83

21 July 2016

Foreign

SMEpost.com

FICCI calls for FTAs with EU and UK

84

22 July 2016

Foreign

Creative Scholars

Indian Origin S. R Nathan Awarded

85

22 July 2016

Foreign

LankaNewspapers.com

Ease of doing business to be ensured

86

24 July 2016

Foreign

Hawker.com.bd

Private sector can lead the globe towards progress

87

24 July 2016

Foreign

LankaeNews

Transitional justice mechanism: ‘Unique Lankan model, no tribunals’ –FM Mangala reveals

88

25 July 2016

Foreign

Mehr News Agency

Deputy FM sets off to Singapore, Indonesia

89

25 July 2016

Foreign

The Iran Project

Deputy FM sets off to Singapore, Indonesia

90

25 July 2016

Foreign

Titles

Deputy FM sets off to Singapore, Indonesia

91

25 July 2016

Foreign

Iman News

Deputy FM sets off to Singapore, Indonesia

92

25 July 2016

Foreign

Ettelaat

Iran looks to better Southeast Asia ties

93

25 July 2016

Local

SGlinks.com

Deputy FM sets off to Singapore, Indonesia

  • ABOUT

    South Asian Diaspora Convention (SADC) 2016 will bring together 1000 distinguished guests and more than 50 of the region’s leading policymakers and business leaders, academics and civil society leaders.

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  • REGISTRATION

    Online Registration is now closed.

    Please proceed to Raffles City Convention Centre, Level 4 Convention Foyer for onsite registration.

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  • PROGRAMME

    The two day programme consists of plenaries, gala dinner including dialogue with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Chief Ministers’ dialogues and interactive networking sessions.

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  • SPEAKERS

    The convention will see a lively dialogue by eminent speakers, moderators and special guests.

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