July 21, 2015

SRI LANKA WELCOMES THE SUCCESSFUL CONCLUSION OF NEGOTIATIONS OF THE IRAN NUCLEAR ISSUE

Sri Lanka welcomes the successful conclusion of negotiations between Iran and the US, UK, France, Germany, China, Russia and the European Union in Vienna on 14 […]
July 28, 2015

PRESIDENT SIRISENA CONCLUDES STATE VISIT TO MALDIVES FOR THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE

President Maithripala Sirisena returned to Sri Lanka on Monday (27th July) afternoon concluding his State Visit to Maldives for the 50th Anniversary of Independence. President Sirisena was accorded […]
September 14, 2015

STATEMENT BY FOREIGN MINISTER SAMARAWEERA AT THE GENERAL DEBATE OF THE 30TH SESSION OF THE UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL, 14 SEPTEMBER 2015

Mr. President, The victory of the United National Front for Good Governance (UNFGG) at the Parliamentary election last month, enabled President Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil […]
September 15, 2015

MEDIA STATEMENT BY PRIME MINISTER OF SRI LANKA & PRIME MINISTER OF INDIA: 15 SEPTEMBER 2015

We have had a long discussion on the different areas which concerns, which matter to our countries. We have briefed His Excellency and the Foreign Minister […]
September 18, 2015

CHANGE OF GOVT IN JANUARY SAVED SRI LANKA FROM HARD STRICTURES FROM INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY PRESIDENT

President Maithripala Sirisena said the international would have insisted on hard strictures and conditions on Sri Lanka in the Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human […]
September 21, 2015

16 MEMBER MALAYSIAN DELEGATION MEETS DEP FM

A sixteen member delegation from Branding Association of Malasiya met Dr. Harsha de Silva, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs at the Ministry today. They disscussed extensively […]
September 26, 2015

PRESIDENT SIRISENA HAS WON TRUST OF ENTIRE WORLD BAN KI MOON

The new President of Sri Lanka Mr. Maithripala Sirisena has won the trust of entire world, says UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon. Lot of countries have come […]
October 2, 2015

FULL TEXT OF THE PRESIDENTS ADDRESS AT THE UNGA

Mr. President, Mr. Secretary-General, Excellencies, Delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen, Being a long standing member of the United Nations, it is indeed an honour and a pleasure […]
October 15, 2015

SRI LANKA AT IORA MINISTERIAL MEETING TO ENHANCE MARINE ECONOMIC COOPERATION

The Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) is the only regional organization consisting coastal nations bordering the Indian Ocean and seven dialogue partners consisting of the world’s […]
May 21, 2016

Malaysia interested in major joint ventures

High level team of Malaysian entrepreneurs headed by Prime Minister’s Special Envoy Datu Seri Utama Samy Vellu called on President Maithripala Sirisena at his official residence […]
May 21, 2016

Increased employment opportunities for Sri Lankan professionals in Malaysia

The Government of Malaysia has agreed to provide increased employment opportunities for Sri Lankan professionals and skilled workers in Malaysia. An agreement in this regard will […]
July 28, 2016

REMARKS TO MEDIA BY MANGALA SAMARAWEERA MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS

REMARKS TO MEDIA BY MANGALA SAMARAWEERA MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS FOLLOWING BILATERAL TALKS WITH H.E. STEPHANE DION, MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF CANADA MINISTRY OF FOREIGN […]
December 15, 2016

PRESIDENT ARRIVES AT KUALA LUMPUR INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT IN MALAYSIA

President Maithripala Srisena arrived at the Kualalumpur International Airport this afternoon (December 15) commencing his 3-day state visit to Malaysia. He was warmly received on arrival […]
December 15, 2016

PRESIDENT HEADED BUSINESS MEETING IN MALAYSIA

President Maithripala Sirisena headed a business meeting, participated by the businessmen and investors of Sri Lanka and Malaysia. The meeting was held today (Dec. 15) in […]
December 15, 2016

60th anniversary of Sri Lanka – Malaysia Diplomatic ties celebrated

A special Food & Culture Festival to mark the 60th anniversary of Sri Lanka – Malaysia Diplomatic relations was held in Kuala Lumpur, yesterday (15). President […]
December 16, 2016

Malaysia to explore new investment opportunities in Sri Lanka – Malaysian PM

Sri Lanka and Malaysia signed five agreements Malaysia is ready to explore new investment opportunities in Sri Lanka, says the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Abdul Razak. […]