(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – The Hon. Speaker of Parliament Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena announced to the House today (20) that new members to serve in the Committee on Parliamentary Business has been appointed in terms of the provisions of Standing Order 115 of the Parliament and the motion agreed to by Parliament."New members to serve in the Committee on Parliamentary Business appointed"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – Chief of the Naval Staff of Bangladesh Navy Admiral M Shaheen Iqbal paid a courtesy call on the Sri Lankan Defence Secretary Gen. Kamal Gunaratne at the Defence Headquarters Complex, Sri Jayewardenepura, Kotte yesterday (Jan 19)."Bangladesh Navy Chief meets Defence Secretary"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –Aims to spread the value of education to future generations, to help young people reach their goals, to empower young people with knowledge and to conduct seminars and workshops to provide them with career guidance and workshops aimed at promoting unity among the youth and helping the needy and the needy in society, the official website of the Help Icon Social Welfare Organization was launched yesterday (19) at the Colombo Foundation Institute…"Help Icon Website Launches With CSR"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – The Foreign Ministry said the body of Late Consul General of Sri Lanka in Milan Visharada Neela Wickramasinghe will be repatriated to Sri Lanka soon."Foreign Ministry to repatriate body of Neela Wickramasinghe"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –Senior Sri Lanka Administrative Service (SLAS) officer Gamini Senarath Wednesday (January 19) assumed duties as the new Secretary to the President replacing former secretary P B Jayasundara, who has retired earlier this month."Gamini Senarath assumes duties as new Secretary to the President"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – Minister of Tourism Prasanna Ranatunga says that 39,172 tourists have arrived in Sri Lanka in the first two weeks of this year."Over 39,000 tourists arrive in Sri Lanka within the first two weeks of the year"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – First salary and the money raised by the Sialkot business community for the family of the Sri Lankan factory manager Priyantha Kumara who was killed by a mob of factory employees in Pakistan’s Punjab province, have been given to his widow."First salary, $ 100,000 given to the widow of Sri Lankan manager killed in Pakistan"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –The Colombo Stock Exchange(CSE) is organizing a training programme mainly for Listed Companies on Climate Disclosure in collaboration with UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative(SSE), Climate Disclosure Standard Board(CDSB) and International Finance Corporation(IFC)."Climate Disclosure Training Programme"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – High Commissioner Gopal Baglay, Hon’ble Namal Rajapaksa, Minister of Youth and Sports, Minister of Development Co-ordination and Monitoring and State Minister of Digital Technology and Enterprise Development and Hon’ble Jeevan Thondaman, Minister of State for Estate Housing and Community Infrastructure jointly handed over house keys to more than 1000 beneficiaries from plantation areas of Sri Lanka at a public event in Kotagala on 15 January 2022."India hands over 1000 houses on Pongal"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – India’s External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar held a virtual meeting with Finance Minister of Sri Lanka Basil Rajapaksa Saturday (15th January)."Indian External Affairs Minister assures to support Sri Lanka to overcome economic and other challenges"