Sri Lanka remains committed to achieving reconciliation – Foreign Minister Marapana

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Excerpts of the Statement by Foreign Affairs Minister Tilak Marapana, P.C. and Leader of the Sri Lanka Delegation to the 40th Session of the Human Rights Council on Agenda. Item 2 – Interactive Dialogue with the High Commissioner for Human Rights on ‘Promoting Reconciliation, Accountability and Human Rights in Sri Lanka: 20 March 2019 – Geneva “Mr. President, Madam High Commissioner/Deputy High Commissioner, Members of the Council and Delegates to the 40th Session…

"Sri Lanka remains committed to achieving reconciliation – Foreign Minister Marapana"

Australia and Sri Lanka to deepen cooperation on Indian Ocean maritime security

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Australia and Sri Lanka’s cooperation on shared maritime security interests in the Indian Ocean is set to rise to a new level with Indo Pacific Endeavour 2019 (IPE19) – which will see the visit to Sri Lanka of an Australian Joint Task Group comprised of Navy, Army and Air Force assets.

"Australia and Sri Lanka to deepen cooperation on Indian Ocean maritime security"

Prime Minster pledges to build a proper transport network for entire public to benefit

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says the government’s policy is to build a proper road network for the country and the government has made plans to create a national road system which does not change with changes in governments.

"Prime Minster pledges to build a proper transport network for entire public to benefit"

Sri Lankan President highlights initiatives taken to address environmental challenges at UN Environment Assembly

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena highlighting the initiatives taken by his government towards greening said Sri Lanka is committed to achieving the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and would capitalize on nature for its development.

"Sri Lankan President highlights initiatives taken to address environmental challenges at UN Environment Assembly"