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Sri Lanka vehicle registrations drop in April: JB Securities

Sri Lanka vehicle registrations drop in April: JB Securities

Total vehicle registrations in Sri Lanka fell to 33,438 units in April from 40,021 in March, with declines in all major categories except three-wheelers and tractors, JB Securities said in…

Thailand officially calls for Strategic Economic Partnership with SL

Thailand officially calls for Strategic Economic Partnership with SL

Thailand has proposed an MOU on Strategic Economic Partnership (SEP) with Sri Lanka as a stepping stone, recently in Bangkok. The latest breakthrough in Sri Lanka –Thai trade is reported…

Vaiko denied entry into Malaysia over ‘LTTE connections’

Vaiko denied entry into Malaysia over ‘LTTE connections’

MDMK chief Vaiko was stopped from entering Malaysia on Friday morning as his name is on the list of people who are against Malaysia. Vaiko went to Malaysia to attend the marriage of Penang deputy…

PM calls on UN Secretary General in New York

PM calls on UN Secretary General in New York

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe called on UN Secretary General António Guterres at the UN headquarters in New York on 5th June. The UN Secretary General commended PM Wickremesinghe’s participation in…

PM Narendra Modi, Sushma Swaraj hold talks with Sri Lankan foreign minister

PM Narendra Modi, Sushma Swaraj hold talks with Sri Lankan foreign minister

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today held talks with her Sri Lankan counterpart Ravi Karunanayake and discussed a number of key issues besides exploring ways to further ramp up bilateral…

Commonwealth Secretary-General meets PM

Commonwealth Secretary-General meets PM

The Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland, who met with the Prime Minister, conveyed her wishes to him in New York.…

PM addresses UN Ocean Conference

PM addresses UN Ocean Conference

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday (5th June) addressed the United Nations Ocean Conference being held in New York from 5th – 9th June. In his address, the Premier assured fullest…

Sri Lankan Foreign Minister to meet Modi, Swaraj

Sri Lankan Foreign Minister to meet Modi, Swaraj

Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday evening, according to sources at Sri Lanka’s Foreign Ministry in Colombo. He is also scheduled to meet External Affairs…

Sri Lanka tea production to be impacted by bad weather

Sri Lanka tea production to be impacted by bad weather

Sri Lanka’s tea production is likely to be further impacted as the country experienced its worst disaster from torrential rain since 2003 last week, a report said. “The worst affected…

PM directs Secretary to implement interim report recommendations

PM directs Secretary to implement interim report recommendations

Prime Minister Ranil Wicremesinghe yesterday directed the Prime Minister’s Secretary to implement the recommendations of the interim report on the damages caused by the deadly floods and landslides in the…

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