The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Manila with the support of the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB) for the second consecutive year participated at the 26th Philippine Travel Agencies Association (PTAA) Travel and Tour Expo 2019 from 08 to 10 February 2019 at the SMX Convention Center, Manila. The said Expo is […]

  Sri Lanka’s 71st Independence Day was celebrated in Manila on 4th February 2019 joined by the Sri Lankan community residing in the Philippines and friends of Sri Lanka at the Sri Lanka Residence. The official ceremony commenced with hoisting of the national flag followed by singing of the national anthem in both Sinhala and Tamil languages. […]

  Sri Lanka’s Non-aligned, omni-directional external relations outreach was symbolized by the presence of the Ambassadors of China, USA, Cuba, Venezuela, the Vatican and the DPRK in addition to top officials from the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the diplomatic reception held on the occasion of the 71st Anniversary of the National day of Sri […]

The Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau with the assistance of the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Tel Aviv, organized Sri Lanka’s participation at the 25th International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM 2019) which was held from 12 to 13 February 2019 at the Tel Aviv Convention Center in Tel Aviv, Israel. The IMTM is the largest annual […]

On February 14, 2019 the Embassy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in the Russian Federation held a diplomatic reception to celebrate the 71st Anniversary of Independence of Sri Lanka. The reception was attended by 100 guests, among whom were Ambassadors of the USA, China, Cuba, Venezuela, Mexico, the Vatican, Lebanon, Vietnam, Philippines, […]

The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Paris celebrated the 71st anniversary of the national independence of Sri Lanka at two events held on 4 February 2019 and 10 February 2019. The celebration on 4 February 2019,  commenced with the singing of the national anthem and the observance of the two minute silence in remembrance of […]

  The Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nations in Geneva celebrated the 71th Anniversary of Sri Lanka’s Independence on 9th February 2019 at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) with the participation of over 250 members of the Sri Lankan community in Switzerland. This was preceded by a separate event hosted at […]

  Following the official ceremony held on 4th February 2019, Sri Lanka High Commission in Singapore organised a Diplomatic Reception to celebrate the 71st Anniversary of Independence of Sri Lanka on 12th February 2019 at Shangri La Hotel in Singapore. Mr. O.L. Ameer Ajwad, Acting High Commissioner of Sri Lanka to Singapore and Mrs. Asmiya […]

  In celebration of the 71st anniversary of the National Day, the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Berlin organized two events in addition to the Flag hosting ceremony at the Embassy premises. The celebrations included a reception for the Sri Lankan community in Germany on 4th February at the Zehlendorf city hall and a reception […]

  H.E. Vikram Misri, the new Ambassador of India to China paid a courtesy visit to H.E. the Ambassador Dr. Karunasena Kodituwakku on 12th February 2019. Ambassador Misri is a career diplomat from the 1989 batch of the Indian Foreign Service and he has served in various capacities at the Government of India and various […]