(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lankan Prime Minister Rani Wickremesinghe who arrived in the Indian capital of New Delhi on Wednesday will hold extensive talks with his Indian counterpart Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow with an aim to lift the momentum of bilateral ties."Sri Lankan Prime Minister to hold discussions with Indian Premier today"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has granted Sri Lanka USD 350 million of financial assistance for two development projects."ADB grants Sri Lanka USD 350 million for development of road networks and wind power project"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Secretary General of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), Mr. Amjad Hussian B. Sial, called on Rt. Hon. Vice President of Nepal, H.E Mr. Nanda Bahadur Pun on 22 November 2017 and extended an invitation to him to attend Thirty-third SAARC Charter Day Celebration Ceremony to be held on 8 December 2017."Secretary General of SAARC calls on Vice President of Nepal"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –On the invitation of President Moon Jae-in, President Maithripala Sirisena will undertake a state visit to the Republic of Korea from 28 to 30 November 2017, in conjunction with the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and the Republic of Korea."President Sirisena to visit Korea next week"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Vice President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), Wencai Zhang said that ADB would extend fullest support to the economic development plans initiated by the government of President Maithripala Sirisena."ADB assures fullest support to President’s economic development plans"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –According to the Board of Investment (BOI) that 25 Chinese companies that have invested and operating in Sri Lanka as BOI enterprises and further nine Chinese enterprises are awaiting commercial operation while 7 more have been approved."41 Chinese companies invest more than USD 2 Bn"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, Mr Bryce Hutchesson, today announced that eleven Sri Lankan students will be offered the Australian Government’s prestigious Australia Awards-Endeavour scholarships and Fellowships for 2018. One Australian will also undertake learning opportunities in Sri Lanka as part of the awards."Eleven Sri Lankans to receive prestigious Australia Awards-Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –In a rare gesture, a Sri Lankan author, Anuk Arudpragasam, has announced to contribute a part of the prize money for victims of Indian state terrorism in occupied Kashmir."Sri Lankan author donates prize money to terrorism victims in Kashmir"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –A car collided with a train, killing three individuals and injuring another in Pethiyagoda, earlier today."Car collides with train killing three, injuring one"