Diplomacy

Ambassador Felicitates Voluntary Korean Language teachers

In celebration of the Day of Hangeul (Korean letter), the Ambassador of South Korea Woonjin Jeong recently presented letters of Appreciation to four Sri Lankan voluntary teachers who offer their services at the Korea Corner located at the Public Library in Colombo.

British High Commissioner welcomes appointment of PM’s Trade Envoy for SL

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson appointed Lord Davies of Abersoch CBE as the new Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy for Sri Lanka recently.

Pakistan HC calls on Malcolm Cardinal Ranjit

High Commissioner of Pakistan Major General (Retd) Muhammad Saad Khattak called on the Archbishop of Colombo, His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith at the Archbishop House recently.

South Korean Ambassador gifts masks, appreciates role played by SL Police in COVID-19 situation

Korean Ambassador Woonjin Jeong commended the Sri Lanka Police force for their hard work in implementing effective measures to cope with COVID-19 at a meeting with Acting Inspector General of Police C.D. Wickramaratne.

Port city not a “debt trap” by China ,says President

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa told a visiting high-level Chinese delegation that he wants to prove that the Port City Project has not pushed Sri Lanka into a ‘debt trap” set up by China to gain control over Sri Lanka.

SL & Omani boat building companies agrees to collaborate at webinar

A B2B (business) webinar between prominent Sri Lankan and Omani boat building companies was held on Wednesday with a view of promoting collaboration between the boat building industries of the two countries.

India's Dep. HC discusses $15M grant for promotion of Buddhist ties with Buddha Sasana Ministry

Deputy High Commissioner of India Vinod K Jacob met Prof. Kapila Gunawardena, Secretary, Ministry of Buddha Sasana, Religious and Cultural Affairs to discuss implementation of the USD 15 million grant from India for promotion of Buddhist ties between India and Sri Lanka.