Following on the success of last year’s event, the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Sri Lanka and the Korea Foundation will co-host the Korean Film Festival 2016 from October 14 to October 17 at the National Film Corporation (NFC) Theatre, Colombo 7, in partnership with the National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka. The opening ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. on the first day of the Festival (October 14), and “Born to Sing”—a comedy drama—is scheduled to be screened as the opening film.
Sri Lankan team participating at the “22nd Asian Junior & Cadet Table Tennis Championships - 2016” left for Thailand yesterday (16th Sept.). The championship is being held from 16th - 21st September in Thailand.
On the advice of the founder of Sri Siddhartha Foundation Thalagala, Thalagala Sumanarathana Thero all requirements needed for a temple will be given on September 18. This time they have selected remote temples in Matale District and Rs 2 million worth of goods were collected.
Ministry of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media is taking the initial measures to have a state award ceremony for the media sector and is organized to felicitate the talents and abilities of journalists’ with the intention of creating a responsible media sector.