Sri Lanka Inviting More Malaysian Investments to Develop Infrastructures
May 15, 2013
Sri Lanka, currently rebuilding its infrastructures after 30 years of civil war which ended in 2010, is inviting Malaysian companies to take up the projects being disbursed by the government and the private sector.
Political Consultations between Sri Lanka and Viet Nam
May 14, 2013
The Second Round of Political Consultations between Sri Lanka and Viet Nam was held on 04th May 2013 in Hanoi. Mr. Karunatilaka Amunugama Secretary, External Affairs of Sri Lanka led the Sri Lankan delegation with H. E. Dr. K. G. Ivan Amarasinghe, the Ambassador in Viet Nam in attendance.
SIGNING OF PROTOCOL WILL STRENGTHEN SRI LANKA'S RELATIONS WITH KEY CENTRAL ASIAN COUNTRY PROF. PEIRIS TELLS FM OF AZERBAIJAN
May 6, 2013
The signing of the Protocol on Co-operation between the Ministry of External Affairs of Sri Lanka and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan will pave the way for a regular dialogue and enhance bilateral co-operation both in the political and the economic sphere, the Foreign Ministers of the two countries noted in their discussions at the Ministry of External Affairs in Colombo on Monday.
Statement by External Affairs Minister Prof. G.L Peiris at the conclusion of the 3rd Sri Lanka - Thailand Joint Commission Meeting, 2nd May,2013
May 6, 2013
While I warmly welcome His Excellency Surapong Tovichakchaikul, the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Thailand to Sri Lanka, I am pleased to announce the successful conclusion of the 3rd Joint Commission between Sri Lanka and Thailand.
GL BRIEFS COMMONWEALTH SECRETARY GENERAL ABOUT SUMMIT ARRANGEMENTS
April 29, 2013
External Affairs Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris had discussions at Marlborough House in London with Mr. Kamalesh Sharma, Secretary General of the Commonwealth, about the arrangements well under way for the meeting of Commonwealth Heads of Government in Sri Lanka in November this year.
About Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka is an island set in the Indian Ocean in South Asia once known as Serendib, Taprobane, the Pearl of the Indian Ocean, and Ceylon. The famous explorer Marco Polo of the 12th Century wrote that Sri Lanka is the finest island in the whole world. With a recorded history of more than 2500 years Sri Lanka has a rich herita