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You have just arrived at Commonwealth Union Website. www.CommonwealthUnion.com is a digital media platform that connects the 2.6 billion people of the Commonwealth’s 56 member nations by providing the latest global and regional business news, investments, and more. It was launched by a group of intellectuals and investors from several nations of the Commonwealth. It also serves as a gateway to global markets and a window of investment and business opportunities for companies through its unique marketing and advertising categories that cover the Commonwealth. It has a global Commonwealth Diaspora of over 100 million educated, professional and business people, travelers and also encapsulates over 150 million Small and Medium Sized (SME’s) businesses throughout the Commonwealth’s 56 nations, covering 33% of the world’s population with 2.6 billion people and a combined Commonwealth GDP of over USD 13 trillion. Presently have about 12m active readership.

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Our International Advisory Board

Hon Ranil Wickremesinghe

President of Sri Lanka

HE Mohamed Nasheed

Former President of Maldives

HE Olusegun Obasanjo

Former President of Nigeria

HE Ameenah Gurib-Fakim

Former President of Mauritius

Hon Joseph Muscat

Former Prime Minister of Malta

Rt Hon Lord Jonathan Marland

Former Minister of State UK and Chairman of the CWEIC

Rt Hon Lord David Howell of Guildford

Former Secretary of State UK for Energy and Transport

Lord Rami Ranger CBE

Chairman Conservative Friends of India in the UK Parliament

Lady Olga Maitland

Former PPS Min of State and President Security and Defence Forum

Rt Hon Sir Hugo Swire KCMG

Former Foreign Office Minister of State UK

Geoffrey Van Orden CBE

Former Leader of the Conservatives in the European Parliament

Chris Devonshire-Ellis

Founder and Chairman Dezan Shira Associates

Hon Milind Deora

Former Union Minister of State India

Dr Edem Adzogenu

Co-Chairman Afro Champions

Hon Nirj Deva DL

Chairman and Former MP and MEP



Regional News

After months of trepidation, Sri Lanka gets the much-awaited IMF Bailout

Colombo Sri Lanka (Commonwealth Union)_The much-awaited and anticipated bailout package of USD 3 billion for the economically beleaguered island nation of Sri Lanka was approved...

Pakistan unveils PM Youth Development Programs

Pakistan (Commonwealth Union)_According to the Ministry of Planning, Development, and Special Initiatives, the government will launch around fifteen major Prime Minister's Youth Development Initiatives...

Abortion and contraception are necessary for gender equity

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Can a woman be  Nigeria’s first elected female governor

AFRICA  ( commonwealth Union ) _ As the first...

Commonwealth Desk

Lady Commonwealth

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Having always had a passion for science since her school days, Dr Chandanamali Punchihewa coupled that passion for...


Commonwealth Union TV


Shipping and Logistics

Manufacturing and Production

Aviation and Airlines

Dutch Government is in trouble!

GLOBAL (COMMONWEALTH UNION) – Airlines are finally getting back into the groove of being back to pre-covid normal...

Beefing up the fleets.

INDONESIA (COMMONWEALTH UNION) – it looks like Indonesia is looking at beefing up their flight fleets with the...

Does size really matter?

Airlines want their staff back

Agriculture and Climate Change

Algorithms that monitor forest health

Agriculture & Climate Change, UK (Commonwealth Union) – Over the years forest health has been in much focus...

Education and Training