National Quality Award Ceremony 2016, organized by the Sri Lanka Standards Institution affiliated to the Ministry of Science, Technology and Research, was held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena in Colombo, on Friday (27th Jan.).
Proposal for the national policy on general education which includes the proposals on the reforms in the education sector of the country was presented to President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday (26th Jan.) at the President’s Official Residence.
Government of Sri Lanka, along with Shanthi Foundation, an Australian registered charity, announced its plans to establish Sri Lanka’s first ever Palliative Care Centre in Anuradhapura. This is a joint initiative involving the Presidential Task Force on Prevention of Chronic Kidney Disease, the Ministry of Health, the Sri Lankan High Commission of Australia and the Prime Minister’s Office of Sri Lanka. The project is endorsed by the Palliative Care Associationof Sri Lanka and the Sri Lanka Medical Association.