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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Consular Affairs Division moves to new premises

February 4, 2017 at 9:54 am

The Consular Affairs Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, presently at the BOI building, 3rd Floor at No.14, Sir Baron Jayathilake Mawatha in Fort, will be relocated to the Ceylinco Building, 2nd...

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Regional Consular Office of the Foreign Ministry opens in Jaffna

February 1, 2017 at 9:47 am

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs opened its Regional Consular Office in Jaffna at the District Secretariat yesterday, Thursday 26 January 2017. The opening was preceded by the lighting of the traditional...

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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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Sri Lanka condemns the assassination of the Ambassador for Russia to Turkey

December 20, 2016 at 3:29 pm

Sri Lanka condemns, unequivocally and in the strongest terms, the assassination of the Ambassador for the Russian Federation to the Republic of Turkey, in Ankara, on 19 December. The Government of Sri...

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