The Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Guangzhou held a Tourism presentation on Sri Lanka on 8 September 2018 on the sidelines of the China (Guangdong) International Tourism Industry Expo (CITEE) to create awareness of Sri Lanka as a unique tourism destination and to promote tourism investment among the Chinese public who are gearing up […]

Marking a significant landmark for the Buddhists in Germany, the first ever Stupa was inaugurated at the Hamburg Maha Vihara on 8 September 2018. The Stupa was specially brought from Sri Lanka and the work related to the setting up of a Stupa was initiated by Ven. Dr. Rathmale Punnaratana Thero of Hamburg Maha Vihara […]

    The Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Mumbai hosted a ten day Food Festival at The Leela Mumbai from 30 August to 8 September 2018 to showcase authentic Sri Lankan cuisine. The Food Festival was a part of the series of events that the Consulate organises to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the […]

  On September 19, 2018, two books titled ‘Sihina Palama’ and  ‘Adarei Man Muhuda Tharam’ authored by Sri Lankan journalist Priyangi Kariyawasam were presented to Ambassador of Sri Lanka to the  Russian Federation Dr Dayan Jayatilleka, at the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Moscow.     Embassy of Sri Lanka Russian Federation 19 September 2018

The Minister of Plantation Industries Navin Dissanayake visited Poland from September 11 to 13, 2018. The purpose of the visit was to explore new ways and means to promote the Ceylon Tea Market share in Poland and to strengthen economic relations between the two countries. During the visit, Minister Dissanayake met with the Polish State […]

Minister of Youth Affairs, Project Management & Southern Development and Chief of Staff to the Prime Minister Sagala Ratnayaka undertook an official visit to Washington D.C. from September 12-13. During the visit Minister Ratnayaka met with Chairman Mac Thornberry of the U.S. House of Representatives Armed Services Committee and Chairman Ted Yoho of the House Foreign […]

  The 27th edition of the renowned World Food Exhibition opened at Moscow’s Expocentre on 17 September 2018. As one of the two key exhibitions in this field in Russia, World Food 2018 attracted 1480 agri-food sector stakeholders from 66 countries. A long line of enthusiastic public gathered at Sri Lanka Pavilion shortly after the exhibition […]

    The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Berlin organized a Sri Lankan cultural evening at the official residence of the Ambassador on 13 September 2018, inviting Ambassadors of the Asia Pacific Region and the Ambassadors of accredited countries. The event was held to mark the 65th Anniversary of Sri Lanka – Germany diplomatic relations […]

The Ambassador – designate of Sri Lanka to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Mr. E.M.M. Nandimithra Ekanayake presented his credentials to the President of the republic of the Union of Myanmar, H.E. U Win Myint on Tuesday, 04 September, 2018 at the Presidential Palace in Nay Pyi Taw. President U Win Myint extended […]

The Embassy of Sri Lanka in the Russian Federation organized an information seminar to promote tourism to Sri Lanka, in partnership with Anex Tour which is one of Russia’s leading tour operators, on 14 September 2018. The event was organized with the support of the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB) and attended by 60 […]