Department of Immigration and Emigration says appointment compulsory to obtain passport services

(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –The Department of Immigration and Emigration announces that it is compulsory to make an appointment to obtain passport services and an advance date and time should be reserved when applying for passports under the one day and normal service.

"Department of Immigration and Emigration says appointment compulsory to obtain passport services"

PM Modi and US President Biden meet in Tokyo, discuss stronger defence and security cooperation

(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – Noting that defence and security cooperation was a crucial pillar of the India-US bilateral agenda, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Joe Biden on Tuesday discussed how this collaboration could be further strengthened.

"PM Modi and US President Biden meet in Tokyo, discuss stronger defence and security cooperation"

UN assures assistance to Sri Lanka in addressing current economic challenges

(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –The Minister of Foreign Affairs Prof. G. L. Peiris met the UN Resident Coordinator in Colombo, Hanaa Singer- Hamdy on 23 May, 2022 to discuss multiple impacts arising out of the current economic situation in the country such as supply of essential items, concerns regarding food security and livelihood matters.

"UN assures assistance to Sri Lanka in addressing current economic challenges"

New Foreign Employment Minister calls on migrant workers to send $ 500 mn a month to eliminate queues, shortages

(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –Manusha Nanayakkara, new Minister of Labor and Foreign Employment has said that $ 500 million a month worker remittances should be brought to Sri Lanka through migrant workers to find solutions to the gas queues, petrol queues, power cuts and shortage of medicines.

"New Foreign Employment Minister calls on migrant workers to send $ 500 mn a month to eliminate queues, shortages"