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    Visit to further cement bilateral ties – Jaishankar

    Visit to further cement bilateral ties – Jaishankar

    Indian Foreign Affairs Minister Dr.S.Jaishankar said President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s two day official visit to India will further strengthen the long-standing good neighbourly relations existing between Sri Lanka and India. The…

    Sri Lanka’s Central Bank Governor to leave his post in December

    Sri Lanka’s Central Bank Governor to leave his post in December

    Sri Lanka’s Central Bank Governor Indrajit Coomaraswamy is planning to leave his post in December, a foreign media report said. “I tended a letter of resignation on Nov. 4. It…

    Indian Naval Ship ‘Nireekshak’ arrives at Trincomalee harbour

    Indian Naval Ship ‘Nireekshak’ arrives at Trincomalee harbour

    The Indian Naval Ship ‘Nireekshak’ arrived at the port of Trincomalee on a training visit and the ship was warmly welcomed by the Sri Lanka Navy in accordance with naval…

    British HC calls on President

    British HC calls on President

    British High Commissioner in Sri Lanka Sarah Hulton called on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday. The High Commissioner congratulated the new President on behalf of the British…

    Putin congratulates President

    Putin congratulates President

    President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin in a statement has congratulated President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on winning the recent elections. Commenting on the President’s victory, President Putin in a translated…

    US Ambassador meets President Gotabaya Rajapaksa

    US Ambassador meets President Gotabaya Rajapaksa

    US Ambassador to Sri Lanka Aliana Teplitz  and Ambassador of the Embassy of Japan in Sri Lanka  Sugiyama Akira called on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat [12.11.2019]today. US…

    EU says fundamental freedoms and civic rights respected during election

    EU says fundamental freedoms and civic rights respected during election

    The European Union (EU) states that the fundamental freedoms and rights of the citizens of the country have largely been respected during the Presidential Election in Sri Lanka.Issuing a statement…

    India to keep a watch on Sri Lanka’s behaviour after Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s win

    India to keep a watch on Sri Lanka’s behaviour after Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s win

    India will adopt a ”wait and watch” approach on Sri Lanka following the victory of Gotabaya Rajapaksa in the presidential election even as it is hopeful that the new dispensation…

    SLTDA and DCC & CRM sign MOU to fasten investment approvals for tourism

    SLTDA and DCC & CRM sign MOU to fasten investment approvals for tourism

    Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) and the Department of Coast Conservation & Coastal Resources Management (DCC & CRM) marked a significant milestone when the two institutions signed a memorandum…

    ADB gives USD150Mn for rural road development

    ADB gives USD150Mn for rural road development

    Over 3400 kilometers of rural roads and 340 kms of national highways will be developed under the Second Integrated Road Investment Program funded by the ADB, the Finance Ministry said.…

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