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Sri Lanka: A Growing Hub in the Indo-Pacific

March 9, 2017 at 12:32 pm

“Sri Lanka is eager to work with the maritime powers of the Indian Ocean and beyond, to make our oceans secure for unimpeded commerce and peaceful navigation”, Ambassador Prasad Kariyawasam said,...

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REMARKS BY AMBASSADOR PRASAD KARIYAWASAM AT SRI LANKA’S 69TH INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATIONS IN WASHINGTON DC

February 7, 2017 at 2:31 pm

Ayubowan Vanakkam Assalamalaikum Good evening Ambassador Bruce Wharton, Acting Under Secretary of State, Ambassador William Todd, Acting Assistant Secretary of State, Ms. Angela Aggeler, Acting Principal...

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Sri Lanka reiterates commitment to Open Government Principles

February 6, 2017 at 9:58 am

At a meeting with Ambassador Prasad Kariyawasam on February 1, Chief Executive Officer of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Sanjay Pradhan stated, that the election of the Sri Lankan government two...

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Regional Consular Office of Foreign Ministry to be opened in Jaffna

January 25, 2017 at 6:45 pm

Following the vision of President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, of enhancing the efficiency and effectiveness of service delivery to the public, the Ministry of Foreign...

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World Affairs Council of Washington features Sri Lanka

January 13, 2017 at 8:55 pm

The World Affairs Council – Washington D.C. (WAC-DC) commenced the New Year with a programme on Sri Lanka at a reception hosted by Ambassador Prasad Kariyawasam for members and guests of the WAC-DC at...

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National Integration and Reconciliation Week marked in Washington

January 9, 2017 at 3:06 pm

Based on a concept of President Maithripala Sirisena, for the first time, the week from January 8 -14 was declared the National Integration and Reconciliation Week by the Government of Sri Lanka. To mark...

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