Media Advisory: All Media are hereby invited to a Media Reporting & Photo opportunity event, where Hon. Tilak Marapana, Minister of Foreign Affairs will assume duties at the Foreign Ministry on Friday, 18 August 2017 at 09:30am. Copy of Invitation Letter.  Media Reply forms: Word Doc  & PDF PHOTO OPPORTUNITY AND MEDIA REPORTING 09:30 am      Arrival of Foreign Minister         […]

Media Advisory INVITATION FOR MEDIA COVERAGE: All media are hereby invited to a “Media Reporting & Photo Opportunity” event, where Hon. Ravi Karunanayake Minister of Foreign Affairs will receive Hon. Julie Bishop, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Australia, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday, 19 July 2017 at 1820hrs. Letter of Invitation. Photo Opportunity v  1820hrs  :         Arrival at the […]

Media Advisory INVITATION FOR MEDIA COVERAGE: All media are hereby invited to a “Media Reporting & Photo Opportunity” event, where Hon. Ravi Karunanayake Minister of Foreign Affairs will receive Hon. Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Singapore at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday, 18 July 2017 at 1350hrs. Invitation Letter.  Photo Opportunity v1350hrs:          Arrival […]

 Audio of Press Briefing at Ministry Sound Cloud site – Approx. 1.06 hours. Ministry Sound Cloud site at: https://soundcloud.com/spokespersonmfasrilanka  Video of Press Briefing Press Briefing by Spokesperson: Wednesday 10 June 2015

Media Advisory Hon. Mangala Samaraweera Minister of Foreign Affairs, will be holding a Press Conference on Tuesday 28th March 2017 at 4.30pm at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic Building, Fort, Colombo 1. All Media are invited to attend. Copy of Invitation Letter (PDF).  Media are kindly requested to arrive by 3.45 pm on 28th March 2017. It would be appreciated to […]

Press Conference by Hon. Mangala Samaraweera, Minister of Foreign Affairs. Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Colombo. 28 March 2017 Video at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v7niFwMLLDI  Full Audio at: https://soundcloud.com/spokespersonmfasrilanka/press-conference-by-foreign-minister-28-march-2017

Awarding compensation to families of deceased and  disabled Sri Lankan migrant workers  Thursday, 16th March 2017, 11:00 am Minister of Foreign Affairs Mangala Samaraweera, and Minister of Foreign Employment Thalatha Athukorale, will be handing over Rs. 91 million compensation and other dues to the families of deceased and disabled migrant workers, on Thursday, 16th March 2017 at 11:00 […]

Media Advisory Hon. Mangala Samaraweera Minister of Foreign Affairs, will be holding a Press Conference on Thursday 16th March  2017 at 3.00pm at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic Building, Fort, Colombo 1. All media are invited to attend. Invitation Letter. Media with TV/ Camera equipment are advised to arrive by 2.30 pm to facilitate setting up equipment. To facilitate arrangements, it would […]

Media Advisory All Media are hereby invited to a Media Reporting & Photo opportunity event, where Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera will receive the the Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea Yun Byung-se at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday 15th March 2017 at 10:00am. Invitation Letter.  PHOTO OPPORTUNITY 10.00 am         Arrival & Welcome Ceremony at Foreign Ministry 10.10 am         Bilateral Talks at Bilateral […]

Media Advisory Launch of Online Economic Diplomacy Course with Harvard Center for International Development: 7 March 2017 10:30am The Acting Foreign Minister Dr. Harsha de Silva, with Senior Lecturer Professor Matt Andrews will ceremonially launch an Online Dynamic Economic Diplomacy Course, a collaboration between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Harvard University’s Center for International Development (HCID) […]