(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –State Minister of International Trade Sujeewa Senasinghe who was on a promotional visit to Italy to enhance Sri Lanka’s exports to the EU under GSP+ concessions and to seek the investment potential at large, met the business community in Milan on 16th October."State Minister Senasinghe speaks to Italian Chambers in Milan"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka has launched an open international tender to import a fresh tranche of rice on 19th October – a first call in recent times to be issued to suppliers worldwide."Sri Lanka widens int’l rice search, issues global call"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –President Maithripala Sirisena is set to leave on a two day official visit to Qatar from 25 October."President on two-day visit to Qatar on October 25"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Financial donations were made to the Buddhist Revival Fund, establish under the Presidential Secretariat under the guidance of President Maithripala Sirisena for the development of deprived rural temples that are in need of assistance, at the Presidential Secretariat, yesterday (23)."Financial donations for Buddhist Revival Fund handed over to President"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Power should be devolved to strengthen the people and cater to their needs rather than to strengthen politicians. The main objective of devolution of power is to ensure dividends of development and facilities to everyone on an equal basis, President Maithripala Sirisena said."Devolution to strengthen people, not politicians: President"
(JAPAN, LANKAPUVATH) –Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has promised strong “counter-measures” against North Korea, after winning a decisive victory in Sunday’s election."Japan PM Shinzo Abe promises to handle North Korea threat"