PM Rajpaksa advises to prepare urban development plan for every city in island

Aug 28, Colombo: The Prime Minister and Minister of Urban Development & Housing Mahinda Rajapaksa Friday instructed to prepare a formal urban development plan separating business and residential areas for all cities in the island. Participating in the progress review meeting held at the Ministry of Urban Development and Housing in Suhurupaya, Battaramulla the PM […]
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Sri Lanka explores to expand cooperation in trade and tourism with Hainan Province in Southern China

Aug 25, Colombo: The government of Sri Lanka is exploring the opportunities to expand cooperation in diverse areas focusing on trade and tourism with Hainan Province in Southern China. On the invitation of the Foreign Affairs Office of the Hainan Province, Consul General of Sri Lanka, Priyangika Dharmasena with 72 Ambassadors, Consul Generals and diplomatic […]
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Foreign Ministry, ICTA launch online portal for Sri Lankans overseas

Mar 27, Colombo: ‘Contact Sri Lanka’ an online portal jointly created by the Ministry of Foreign Relations and Information & Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) for the benefit of Overseas Sri Lankans was launched Thursday (26 March 2020) at the Ministry of Foreign Relations. The web link is hosted on the Ministry web […]
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Major international event to be held in SL after Easter attacks

By Charumini de Silva Sri Lanka expects a major tourism boost from the first-ever carbon-neutral ‘Ashara Mubaraka’, a 10-day spiritual convention drawing 21,000 religious visitors from 40 countries from next week, with an expected revenue of $ 31 million. This is the first major international convention the island nation is hosting after the 21 April […]
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Bombs exploded Churches and 5 star hotels in Sri Lanka scores dead and Injured

Apr 21 2019, Colombo: A dark day in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday bomb explosions witnessed at several churches outside Colombo and five-star hotels in Sri Lankan capital Colombo over 138 Including 9 foreigners have been killed and over 560 have suffered injuries. Bomb blasts occurred in five places including St. Anthony’s Church in Kochchikade, […]
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