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Japanese Foreign Affairs State Minister calls on Sri Lankan Premier

Japanese Foreign Affairs State Minister calls on Sri Lankan Premier

Visiting State Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, Kazuyuki Nakane called on Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at the Temple Trees on Tuesday. The Premier and the Japanese State…

PM meets U.S. State Dept official

PM meets U.S. State Dept official

U.S. State Department’s Deputy Assistant Secretary Alice Wells met Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at the Sheraton Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam on August 27. Wells described the Indian Ocean Conference as…

India shows keen interest in Sri Lanka’s development projects

India shows keen interest in Sri Lanka’s development projects

India has agreed to increase its investment in the development oriented projects in Sri Lanka. Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj made these remarks during bilateral discussions with Prime Minister…

US$ 60 million for Health System Enhancement

US$ 60 million for Health System Enhancement

A proposal has been made to implement a project with an investment of US$ 60 million for the enhancement of the primary healthcare, to strengthen healthcare and prevention, formulation of…

Sri Lanka joins Indian Ocean strategy talks at Vietnam forum

Sri Lanka joins Indian Ocean strategy talks at Vietnam forum

Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is participating in conference to develop regional co-operation in the Indian Ocean held in Vietnam, a country that has suffered from China’s controversial restrictions…

New country branding for Sri Lanka Tourism to be unveiled in November

New country branding for Sri Lanka Tourism to be unveiled in November

Sri Lanka Tourism’s the new country branding will be unveiled at the World Travel Mart (WTM) in London in November 2018. Ministry of Tourism Development said they are now in…

US warship arrived in Trinco, location to be tested for air logistics hub concept

US warship arrived in Trinco, location to be tested for air logistics hub concept

Amphibious transport dock USS Anchorage (LPD 23), with the embarked 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) arrived in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka, for a scheduled port visit on Friday. An amphibious transport…

Japan wants Hambantota to be military free

Japan wants Hambantota to be military free

Japan wants Hambantota port to be “free of military activities”, visiting Japanese Defence Minister Itsunori Onedera has said . Onedera, is the first Japanese Defence Minister ever to visit Sri…

Japanese Defence Minister calls on PMV

Japanese Defence Minister calls on PMV

Japanese Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera who is on a two day visit here called on Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at Temple Trees yesterday. Courtesy – Daily News…

Japan’s assistance to develop Sri Lanka’s maritime security

Japan’s assistance to develop Sri Lanka’s maritime security

Attention has been drawn to further strengthening the maritime security cooperation between Japan and Sri Lanka. This was disclosed during the meeting between Japanese Minister of Defence Itsunori Onodera, who…

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