Diplomacy

SL-India enhancing technical collaboration in agriculture & animal husbandry

India and Sri Lanka are working together to strengthen collaboration in the areas of agriculture and animal husbandry.

US works with Lankan apparel industry to increase PPE exports

The United States is helping Sri Lankan apparel producers to export Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the United States.

US donates life-saving equipment for water rescues

U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka and Maldives Alaina B. Teplitz handed over a donation of rescue boat engines and other lifesaving equipment to, President of Sri Lanka Life Saving Asanka Nanayakkara to contribute to the country's efforts to improve water safety.

Foundation stone laid for stupa at Birmingham Buddhist Maha Vihara

The foundation stone for a stupa at the Birmingham Buddhist Maha Vihara was laid recently by Sri Lanka's High Commissioner to the U.K Saroja Sirisena and officers of HC in London.

Foreign Minister briefs US counterpart on MCC review report

Foreign Relations Minister Dinesh Gunawardena has briefed US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on the Review Report of the MCC during a telephone conversation on 29 June evening.

In message to mark Canada Day, High Commissioner hails friendship between two countries

High Commissioner of Canada to Sri Lanka and the Maldives David McKinnon in his message to mark Canada Day said the bilateral friendship between the two countries that goes back many decades has been further strengthened in recent times.

Over 200 Lankans return home on special flight sent to take back Indian nationals stranded in SL

A total of 242 Indian nationals stranded in Sri Lanka were repatriated on a special Air India flight from Colombo to Delhi-Lucknow - Gaya on Monday while 202 Sri Lankan nationals also returned home from India through this flight.