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Iran Def. Min., senior Lankan official meet in Moscow

Iran Def. Min., senior Lankan official meet in Moscow

Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan held talks with Additional Secretary to the Sri Lanka Ministry of Defense Sarath Kumara on Thursday in Moscow. The meeting was held on the sidelines of…

Joint Indo-Lankan working group on infrastructure development formed

Joint Indo-Lankan working group on infrastructure development formed

India on Thursday informed that a joint working group has been formed between Colombo and New Delhi to work on infrastructure development, including a port in Sri Lanka. “A joint…

EU Parliament rejects motion to deny GSP+ for Sri Lanka

EU Parliament rejects motion to deny GSP+ for Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won the vote in Brussels by 436 against and 119 in favor for the motion to deny GSP plus for Sri Lanka. A group of EU parliamentarians last…

PM meets Sonia Gandhi and Dr. Manamohan Singh

PM meets Sonia Gandhi and Dr. Manamohan Singh

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe who is on a four day working visit to India yesterday met Indian Congress Party President Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi. Former Indian Prime Minister Dr.…

PM Modi, Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe discuss bilateral issues

PM Modi, Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe discuss bilateral issues

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday discussed a range of bilateral issues and matters of mutual concern with visiting Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe here. Following the talks, an…

Premier Wickremesinghe meets with Modi

Premier Wickremesinghe meets with Modi

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, with whom he held comprehensive discussions. The discussion focused on strengthening ties between the two countries. The Prime…

Seychelles Ambassador calls on Navy Commander

Seychelles Ambassador calls on Navy Commander

The Ambassador of the Republic of Seychelles, David Claude Pierre paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters yesterday (24th…

Hilton group officials meet Finance Minister in Washington

Hilton group officials meet Finance Minister in Washington

Following the landmark deal by Hilton to manage six more hotels in Sri Lanka, senior management of Hilton recently met visiting Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake in Washington D.C. on the…

IMF, WB praise country’s economic performance – Minister Karunanayake

IMF, WB praise country’s economic performance – Minister Karunanayake

The current economic performance of Sri Lanka was given a special praise during the ongoing biannual summit of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank at Washington DC, said Finance…

FM highlights potential for increased Sri Lanka – U.S. bilateral trade

FM highlights potential for increased Sri Lanka – U.S. bilateral trade

Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanayake speaking at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce highlighted prospects for increasing bilateral trade and U.S. investment in Sri Lanka at a breakfast roundtable meeting hosted…

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