In line with with the 14th UN Vesak Day Celebrations held in Sri Lanka from 12th to 14th May, the Consulate General Office organized a “Public exhibition of sacred relics” and a Special “Sathbudu Puja” at Milan Lankarama Viharaya, in Milan, Italy.
The Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI) participated at the Guangxi – Sri Lanka Economic and Trade Co-operation Forum and conducted a presentation on the potential for Chinese investments in Sri Lanka recently.
A “Ceylon Tea Week” was organized in Beijing through a public/private initiative by Sri Lanka Tea Board and Colombo Tea Traders Association. The focal point in Beijing was the Embassy of Sri Lanka while several Chinese organizations under their Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Commerce and Ministry of Cooperatives unhesitatingly joined hands.
A 34-member delegation comprising senior Monks/Religious Scholars, Government Officials and pilgrims left for Pakistan yesterday to attend the 2nd Vesak Festival at Taxila being held from 21st to 24th May.
The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Israel organized Vesak celebration program at the “EVE” hall in Tel Aviv, Israel on Saturday 13th May with the support and the participation of Sri Lankan community in Israel.
The Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI) and Czech Republic Business Mission held a series of meetings to discuss possibilities of greater economic co-operationin Sri Lanka, especially in the area of investment.