(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The UN Special Rapporteur Pablo de Greiff met with President Maithripala Sirisena at the President’s Official Residence, on 17th October."UN Special Rapporteur calls on President"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Fifth Sri Lanka-Pakistan Foreign Office Consultations was held on 17th October in Colombo, after a lapse of three years. Foreign Secretaries Prasad Kariyawasam and Tehmina Janjua of Sri Lanka and Pakistan respectively, co-chaired the meeting."Fifth SL – Pak Foreign Office Consultations held"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Threatened by the 6th North Korean nuclear test, the international society seeks various ways to respond to the provocation that ever increases the probability of international conflicts. On September 17th, government officials, chief justices and civil society representatives discussed global peacebuilding measures in Seoul."Nuclear Test on One Side, Discussion of Peace on the Other"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The Fifth Round of Foreign Secretaries Level Bilateral Political Consultations between Pakistan and Sri Lanka was held in Colombo on 17th October, 2017. Pakistan delegation was headed by the Foreign Secretary, Tehmina Janjua while the Sri Lankan delegation was led by the Foreign Secretary, Mr. Prasad Kariyawasam."Fifth Round of Bilateral Political Consultations between Pakistan and Sri Lanka"
(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"