(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Minister of Petroleum Resource Development Arjuna Ranatunga says a project to set up pipelines to deliver aircraft fuel to Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake from the Muthurajawela storage tanks will be expedited."Sri Lanka to set up a pipeline from Muthurajawela to deliver jet fuel to aircraft"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Guangzhou facilitated the participation of Sri Lankan SME’s in Trade Fairs in three different cities in Southern China, namely, Nanning (Guangxi province), Dongguan and Guangzhou to create awareness and boost trade for the wide range of products that are manufactured in Sri Lanka."Participation of Sri Lankan SME’s at Trade Fairs in Southern China"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Jain and Hindu believers celebrate Deepavali with the sacred light of truth that wins over the darkness of evil. The true meaning of Deepavali is found in overcoming lies with the truth, hatred with love, evil with goodness and defeat with victory."Prime Minister’s Deepavali message"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –I am very pleased to send this message of greetings on the occasion of the festival of Deepavali celebrated by the Hindus throughout the world, symbolizing the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair. They celebrate this with much joy and happiness by lighting lamps and illuminating their homes and places of worship, stated President Maithripala Sirisena sending a message marking Deepavali."President’s Deepavali message"
(PHILIPPINE, LANKAPUVATH) –Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has declared the city of Marawi “liberated” from militants, even as fighting continues."Philippine conflict: Duterte says Marawi is militant-free"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Foreign Secretary, Tehmina Janjua called on H.E. Maithripala Sirisena, the President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in Colombo today in his office."Call by the Foreign Secretary on the President of Sri Lanka"
(AUSTRIAN, LANKAPUVATH) –Europe’s most prominent Jewish organisation has called on the victor in Austria’s election not to form a coalition with the far-Right."Austrian election: European Jewish Congress warns against far-Right coalition"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau is set to launch a promotional road show that will see a delegation of Sri Lanka Tourism officials, as well as Sri Lanka’s leading hotels and tourism stakeholders, to visit Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain and Oman, as part of an ongoing effort to develop the number of tourists visiting the emerald island from the four GCC cities."Sri Lanka’s tourism industry to host road show in Doha"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe conveyed his wishes to Hindu devotees celebrating Deepavali, which falls tomorrow.(18)"Premier conveys wishes to Hindu devotees celebrating Deepavali"