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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United States selects Sri Lanka for MCC Compact

December 16, 2016 at 10:16 am

Sri Lanka was selected as eligible for a Compact Programme under the U.S. Millennium Challenge Cooperation (MCC) at the meeting of the MCC Board of Directors held in Washington DC on 13 December. Compact...

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Vice President-Elect Pence and President Sirisena discuss strengthening U.S. – Sri Lanka ties

December 2, 2016 at 11:44 am

Vice President-elect of the USA, Mr. Mike Pence, called President Maithripala Sirisena last night, Thursday 1 December 2016, on behalf of President-elect Mr. Donald Trump. During the conversation, President...

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