The Government has cancelled an earlier date of October 15 for Sri Lanka’s new Foreign Exchange Act, No.
President Maithripala Sirisena emphasized the need for further expanding economic relations between Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
Newly appointed nine Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) District Organizers received their letters of appointment from President Maithripala Sirisena today at the Presidential Secretariat, President Office said.
The Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCOI) investigating the Treasury Bond issue has officially concluded hearing of evidence and other witnesses, the Commission informed today.
Six more Indian fishing trawlers which were seized for years for poaching activities handed over back to India following completion of repair work, Navy said.
President Maithripala Sirisena has given instructions to the Divisional Secretaries to continue the services rendered by the provincial councils to the public without any hindrance, even though the official term of the provincial council has ended, Presidential Secretariat said.
During the Third Indo- Lanka Ministerial level talks on poaching issue, both countries decided to stop issuing fresh permits for bottom trawling practice in each other's waters as an initial step to fin longstanding solution for the dispute between two countries.
At least 14 persons have been taken into naval custody for engaging in illegal activities at separate locations in the island over the last couple of days, Navy said.
Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua will leave for Colombo on Tuesday to take part in the 5th Round of Bilateral Political Consultations between Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
The US Embassy in Colombo announced today that due to technical issues, the registration period for DV-2019 is being restarted and all entries made prior to October 18, 2017 will need to be resubmitted for the entrant to be considered.
A Police Assistant was killed after being hit by a vehicle belonging to the Department of Prisons in Ambalantota at around 10 last night (16).