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AMBASSADORS OF SRI LANKA TO THE USA FROM 1948 TO PRESENT

March 27, 2017 at 5:57 pm

NAME PERIOD FROM TO H.E. Sir Claude Corea October 1948 January 1954 H.E. Sir Senerat Gunewardene January 1954 August 1961 H.E. Mr. William Gopallawa August 1961 March 1962 H.E. Mr....

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SRI LANKA APPOINTS FIRST HONORARY CONSUL IN PENNSYLVANIA

March 15, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Ambassador Prasad Kariyawasam today handed over the Commission of Appointment to David Bruce Sherman as Sri Lanka’s Honorary Consul in the state of Pennsylvania. He is the first Honorary Consul of Sri...

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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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