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Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus and Professor Latifee, Managing Director of Grameen Trust, along with Andrea Jung, President and CEO of Grameen America, visited the Boyles Height and West Lake branches in Los Angeles, USA on February 27. Picture shows them with the staff of these branches. Photo-Yunus Centre Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus and Professor Latifee, Managing Director of Grameen Trust, along with Andrea Jung, President and CEO of Grameen America, visited the Boyles Height and West Lake branches in Los Angeles, USA on February 27. Picture shows them with the staff of these branches. Photo-Yunus CentreNobel Peace Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus speaks on 28 February 2014 morning at the ninth annual Westmont President’s Breakfast at Fess Parker’s DoubleTree Resort in Santa Barbara, California.

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