Sri Lanka Navy promptly responding to a request made by the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, dispatched Naval Ship “Udara” from the port of Galle to rescue ten local fishermen onboard multi-day fishing trawlers “Manusath” and “Isuruputha 03” drifting 63 km (35 nautical miles) South East of Hambantota due to an engine failure.
Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) will celebrate its 64th anniversary in Polonnaruwa on September 2 under the patronage of party leader, President Maithripala Sirisena, SLFP General Secretary Duminda Dissanayake said.
A 15-member delegation of 55th course of the Indian National Defence College (NDC) comprising senior Officers of Tri-Services from UK, New Zealand, USA, Nepal, Thailand who are currently on their Strategic Neighborhood Study Tour to Sri Lanka, visited the Sri Lanka Air Force Headquarters on Tuesday (25). The delegation was headed by Maj Gen Rakesh Prathap Sing Bhaduria the Senior Directing Staff of Indian NDC, Airforce media reported.
Sri Lanka Army's annual international defence conference, 'Defence Seminar - 2015' is to be held on September 01 and 02 at the Galadari Hotel in Colombo. More than 350 participants, including 62 foreign delegates are expected to take part at this year's defence conference.
Sri Lanka Export Development Board (SLEDB), will be hosting the 28th ATPF CEO Meeting for the first time in Sri Lanka from August 24 to 26 at the Taj Samudra Hotel, Colombo. The theme for the meeting is “Integrating Asia with Global Value Chain”.