3rd Annual PIMA-UAE Get together

The third annual get together of PIMA-UAE was held at the Metropolitan Palace Hotel, Dubai, on 20th of November 2015.

The event was attended by His Excellency the Ambassador of Sri Lanka to the UAE, Mr Sulaiman Jiffry Mohideen, The Hon. Consul General of Sri Lanka to Dubai and Northern Emirates, Mr Charitha Yattogoda, Senior Consultant of PIM Colombo, Dr A.K.L Jayawardana, many other invitees from the Sri Lankan professional institutes in the UAE, and of course the Alumni members, their families, and the current batch of MBA aspirants.

It was a very special day for two of our members, Suranath Kalinga De Silva and Shyama Perera who celebrated their birthday.

The 3rd edition on the PIMA-UAE Journal was presented to the Ambassador, Council General and to the Senior Consultant of PIM-Colombo.

It was a grand extravaganza with live music and entertainment by Sri Lanka’s famous Giriraj Kaushalya, Tito Amendra and his Band. It was indeed an evening full of fun and laughter to all those who attended with unlimited entertainment upto the very end.

PIMA-UAE wishes to thank all sponsors who helped us in numerous ways, and last, but not least, to all those who attended for joining this memorable event.

 

Arrival of Chief Guests

Arrival of Chief Guests

Mr Parakrama Munaweera ,Founding President of PIMA-UAE

Mr Parakrama Munaweera ,Founding President of PIMA-UAE

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Welcome address by Yasantha Wijeyesekera

Welcome address by Yasantha Wijeyesekera

Lighting of traditional oil lamp

Lighting of traditional oil lamp

Lighting of traditional oil lamp

Lighting of traditional oil lamp

Hon. Consul General to Dubai and Northern Emirates  Charitha Yattogoda

Hon. Consul General to Dubai and Northern Emirates Charitha Yattogoda

President of PIMA-UAE addressing the gathering

President of PIMA-UAE addressing the gathering

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His Excellency the Ambassador of Sri Lanka to the UAE, Mr Sulaiman Jiffry Mohideen addressing the gathering

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Mr. Darshana Fernando presenting the 3rd PIMA-UAE Journal to His Excellency the Ambassador of Sri Lanka to the UAE, Mr Sulaiman Jiffry Mohideen

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Mr. Kusan Nanayakara presenting a copy of 3rd PIMA-Journal to Hon. Consul General of Sri Lanka to Dubai and Northern Emirates, Mr Charitha Yattogoda

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Senior Consultant of PIM Colombo, Dr A.K.L Jayawardana, Addressing the event

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Mr. Kusal Nanayakara delivering the Vote of thanks

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Winner of Dhow Cruise by Global Eye

Winner of Dhow Cruise by Global Eye

Winner of Book by Prof., Ajantha Dharmasiri

Winner of Book by Prof., Ajantha Dharmasiri

Checking the length for longest belt

Checking the length for longest belt

Winner of longest belt

Winner of longest belt

Best dancing couple

Best dancing couple



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A short video of past year events and activities by PIMA-UAE

An Inspirational video produced by the PIMA-UAE Colombo

A Message from Director PIM-Colombo