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24
September
UN ready to support SL to build as an exemplary nation -UNSG

The UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres says the...

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23
September
President meets UNHR Chief

President Maithripala Sirisena says Sri Lanka is p...

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23
September
Netherland Ambassador meets Defence Secretary

Ambassador of Netherland to Sri Lanka, Ms. Joanne ...

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22
September
Tri forces support National Dengue Prevention Week

Nearly three thousand tri forces and civil defence...

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22
September
President meets Nepal Prime Minister

The Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba said t...

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21
September
President attends reception hosted by US President

President Maithripala Sirisena and First Lady Jaya...

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21
September
Sri Lanka – Pakistan Navy staff talks take naval relations to new highs

The inaugural staff talks between the Sri Lanka an...

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20
September
President urges world to support forward march of Sri Lanka

President Maithripala Sirisena called upon the int...

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20
September
Russian Military Attaché calls on Navy Commander

The Military Attaché to the Embassy of the ...

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19
September
Navy Commander visits new Coast Guard OPV

Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah...

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24
September
Ready to hold elections – Speaker
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has informed the relevant institutions to get ready to hold the elections according to the government’s promise of holding...

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24
September
“Sri Lanka – The Land of Serendipity”
World - Business

The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Stockholm in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB) recently conducted a series of tourism promot...

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23
September
‘Nilasewana’ quarters for police officers
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

PM Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday (22nd Sept.) participated at a ceremony to open ‘Nilasewana’ police quarters in Wekunagoda, Galle. ...

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23
September
Indian assistance to empower estate youth
Development - Provincial

The Government of India on a request made by Minister of Hill Country New Villages, Infrastructure and Community Development Palani Digambaram made a fi...

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23
September
It’s a people centric health policy – State Min. Eran
Political & Current Affairs

State Minister of Finance Eran Wickremaratna said that the government’s health policy is centered around the people and not the doctor. ...

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23
September
Fish baits to be cultivated locally
Development - Provincial

The price of Squid which is imported from China being used as baits for fishing has been increasing for the last couple of months. Even though the Fishe...

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23
September
Weather today
Development - Provincial

Showers or thundershowers may occur at a few places in the Eastern and Uva provinces and in Vavniya and Mulathivu districts after 2.00 p.m. ...

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23
September
CIMA President calls on Finance Minister
Political & Current Affairs

President of Chartered Institute of Management Accountant (CIMA) David Stanford paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala S...

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22
September
Standards and laws essential for teledramas – Dep. Minister
Political & Current Affairs

Deputy Minister of Media Lasantha Alagiyawanna said that laws and standards should be brought for teledramas as telecasting of foreign teledrama and fil...

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22
September
Special Parliamentary sitting on October 3
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

A special sitting will be held on 3rd October from 2.30 p.m. to 4.30 p.m. marking the 70th anniversary of the Sri Lanka Parliament, the Speaker Karu Jay...

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22
September
China assures support for cancer patients
Political & Current Affairs

Chinese Ambassador Xianliang said that in the future China will provide expertise knowledge and other medical aid to help and support cancer patients. ...

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22
September
'Saru Diviyata Krushi Saviya' agricultural exhibition from September 25
Development - Provincial

The 'Saru Diviyata Krushi Saviya' agricultural exhibition organized by the Western Provincial Ministry of Agriculture will be held on 25th, 26th, and 27...

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22
September
Exchange Rates - 22nd September
Economy

1.)    The average buying and selling rate of currencies issued by Central Bank of Sri Lanka for today (22nd Sept.). ...

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22
September
13-year continuous education program from October
Development - Provincial

The 13-year continuous education system with many benefits for students will be launched in 42 selected schools as a pilot project in October, said the ...

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22
September
EU pledges Rs. 5.4 billion for rural development in two provinces
Economy

The European Union (EU) has pledged Rs. 5.4 billion (EUR 29.7 million) to reduce poverty in Uva and Central Provinces by improving both living condition...

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22
September
WB commends govt.; will support mitigate climate related disasters
Political & Current Affairs

Executive Director of the World Bank for the constituency of India, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Sri Lanka, Ms. S. Aparna, together with the World Bank’...

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22
September
Under Secretary Shannon commends Sri Lanka’s rebuilding process
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

The US Under Secretary for Political Affairs, Thomas A. Shannon says the political, social and economic rebuilding process of Sri Lanka in the post- con...

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22
September
Light showers today
Development - Provincial

Light showers will occur today (22nd Sept.) in the Western, Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts, said the Met Depar...

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21
September
PM at St. Mary’s Church
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Tuesday (19th Sept.) participated at a special religious service at St. Mary’s Church in Bambalapitiya. ...

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