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    Visiting UK Minister for Asia and Pacific reaffirmed support for Sri Lanka’s development and reconciliation programmes

    Visiting UK Minister for Asia and Pacific reaffirmed support for Sri Lanka’s development and reconciliation programmes

    The Under Secretary of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and Minister for Asia and Pacific of the United Kingdom,  Mark Field, on his first official visit to Sri…

    USD 75 Million from WB for Financial Sector Modernization Project

    USD 75 Million from WB for Financial Sector Modernization Project

    Sri Lanka will obtain USD 75 million (approx. Rs. 11,400 million) from International Development Association (IDA) of the World Bank to implement the Financial Sector Modernization Project. The development objective…

    US Naval Ship arrives in SL

    US Naval Ship arrives in SL

    US Naval Ship Lewis and Clark arrived in Trincomalee to attend the Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Exercise – 2017, on Monday (2nd Oct.). Upon completion of the Exercise,…

    Mayebashi City Mayor calls on Prime Minister

    Mayebashi City Mayor calls on Prime Minister

    Mayor of the Mayebashi City in the Gunma prefecture of Japan Ryu Yamamoto and Madame Mie Yamamoto called on Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at Temple Trees yesterday. Ryu Yamamoto and…

    President launches ‘Suraksha Insurance Scheme’ for children

    President launches ‘Suraksha Insurance Scheme’ for children

    “Current government is following the United Nations and international charters, agreements and statements on children while fulfilling a comprehensive task beyond that for the children of the nation”, says President…

    UK gifts 15 million pounds to minimize use of tobacco

    UK gifts 15 million pounds to minimize use of tobacco

    The UK has given 15 million pounds to Sri Lanka in support of the program to minimize the use of tobacco.   According to the Minister of Health, Nutrition and…

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