The Hashemite Kingdom wants to renew its trade with Sri Lanka-with no less than a Joint Commission meet at its end. “Let us now get really practical. It is time to activate 2007 Agreement and start vigorous bilateral trade. We are open to all suggestions from Sri Lanka” said a keen Hassan Al Jawarneh (Delhi based Ambassador of Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to Sri Lanka) on Tuesday (July 01) in Colombo.
The defeat of terrorism and the advent of peace and stability have brought about significant benefits not only for the people of Sri Lanka but for the whole South Asian region, and it is only right and proper that the magnitude of these benefits should receive recognition, Professor G.L. Peiris, Minister of External Affairs, said in Colombo today (30th June 2014).
Commander and all ranks of Security Force – Jaffna, after an whole night pirith chanting and alms giving to bhikkus, transferred merits to armed force members who laid their lives for the sake of the country and invoked blessing to Commander of the Army, soldiers and members of civilian staff serving in the Army Friday (27) morning.
The Economic Development Ministry signed an agreement recently with the United Nations Development Programme(UNDP) to support the Divi Neguma Livelihood Development Programme to withstand climate related shocks.
Aitken Spence PLC entered into an agreement with the Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI) to set up a five star Luxury Resort in Aungalla. This agreement was signed by the Chairman of the BOI, Dr. Lakshman Jayaweera and the Directors of Aitken Spence Malin Hapugoda and Vipula Goonathilake.
All communities should act with patience and responsibility at a time when the country is marching towards development after ending a 30-year war against terrorism, said Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa, on Monday (23).
The 7th Battalion Sri Lanka Army Women’s Corps (SLAWC), as a helping hand for unemployed widows to start a livelihood, gave training on making of hand bags. The training programme was organized by the Commanding Officer 7 SLAWC Major Chandrika Rajaguru assisted by her staff officers at J / Vasavilan Madya Maha Vidyalaya on Monday (23) morning to coincide with the World Widows’ Day.