Secretary, Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment of Sri Lanka Anura Dissanayake called on Dr. Ban Ki-moon, President of the Assembly and Chair of the Council of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) at the Ban Ki-moon Center for Sustainable Development, Yonsei University in Seoul on Tuesday 17 July 2018. The meeting entailed discussion on […]

Sri Lanka’s Ambassador to Germany  Karunasena Hettiarachchi delivered the Keynote speech at the Solar Conference, which was held under the theme “Self-supply of buildings with solar energy in Sri Lanka” on 03 July 2018 in Munich. The Conference was initiated by the German  Asia – Pacific Business Association (OAV), within the framework of the German […]

  The ‘World Youth Skills Day 2018’ was celebrated for the fourth consecutive year on 16 July 2018 at the United Nations headquarters in New York. The event was organized by the Permanent Missions of Sri Lanka and Portugal to the United Nations in New York in partnership with the Office of the Secretary-General’s Envoy […]

The High Commissioner of Sri Lanka in Nigeria Thambirajah Raveenthiran concurrently accredited as Ambassador to Ivory Coast presented his Credentials to President Alassane Ouattare of Ivory Coast at a ceremony held at the Presidential Palace in Abidjan. The Ambassador conveyed the greetings of the President and the people of Sri Lanka to the President and […]

Environmentalist, wildlife enthusiast and expert on Sri Lankan elephants, Srilal Miththapala gave a talk on ‘Sri Lanka Wildlife and Sustainable Tourism with a special focus on elephants’ at the Sri Lanka High Commission in Canberra on 10 July. The audience consisting travel writers, tourism industry representatives, wildlife and elephant enthusiasts enjoyed the informative and insightful […]

Minister of Megapolis and Western Development Patali Champika Ranawaka successfully concluded a visit to Paris, France from 01 July to 06 July 2018. “The Investment Forum on Megapolis Projects in Western Province of Sri Lanka” with the participation of well-known French companies was held on 04 July 2018 at the French Business Confederation-MEDEF International in […]

Devotees clad in white thronged in their hundreds, on 27 June, 2018 to celebrate the Poson festival organized by the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Amman, Jordan. The programme included the observance of Atasil, Dharmadeshana, Buddha Pooja, Meditation sessions and Dhamma discussions, conducted by senior Buddhist monks. The Chief Sangha Nayaka of the Northern and […]

  The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Beirut, for the second consecutive year participated at the Abey Heritage Festival, which was held at the Institute of Technology of the Lebanese University in Abey, Lebanon on 07 and 08 July 2018. More than 3000 Lebanese nationals and members of the Foreign diplomatic Missions in Lebanon participated […]

  A Special Temple Stay Programme was organised by the historic Bongeun Temple in Seoul in collaboration with the Embassy of Sri Lanka  on Sunday 24 June 2018 with the participation of Sri Lankan clergy, about 80 Sri Lankan employees living in different regions of Korea, as well as Embassy staff and their families. On […]

  The Sri Lanka Embassy in Seoul, in association with the Sri Lanka Export Development Board (SLEDB) participated in the Seoul Import Goods Fair 2018 organized by the Korea Importers Association (KOIMA) from 21 to 23 June at COEX Convention and Exhibition Center in Seoul. Ceylon Biscuits, Hero Nature Products, Euro Asia Corporation and Ceylon Catch […]