Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe met and held discussions with Indian Road Transport and Highway minister Nitin Gadkari and Andra Padesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu during the World Economic Summit in Switzerland.
Strengthening the transport facilities of the passengers from Delft to Kurikattuwan in Jaffna and vice versa, the new boat service ‘Neduntharakai’ was ceremonially launched by the Minister of Provincial Councils and Local Government Faizer Musthapa at the Kurikattuwan pier yesterday (20th Jan.).
President Maithripala Sirisena requested all the private institutions to join frugal way of use of power by switching off lights that are used for the advertising and decoration purposes of their respective institutions.
President Maithripala Sirisena joined in a Discussion Forum held at the Mahaweli National College of Education,Polgolla, organized to empower the school children in the Central Province under the Sustainable Schools programme, under the theme “ Soduru Lama Lowak-Surakshita Hetak”, yesterday (19th Jan).
New Zealand Trade Minister Todd McClay said that the discussions to have a Free Trade Agreement Between New Zealand and Sri Lanka, as well as identifying new trade and investment opportunities are at a development stage.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held discussions about further strengthening the bilateral relations between the two countries on the sidelines of the World Economic Summit in Switzerland.
Eighty Eight sports stars who have brought honour and fame to the Sri Lanka Air Force with their performances were felicitated by the Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal KapilaJayamapthy at a ceremony on 18th January at SLAF Headquarters, Colombo.
Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Eng. Karunasena Hettiarachchi attended the foundation stone laying ceremony of the house for the winner of "Ranaviru Real Star - Mission V" at Prabuddha Ranaviru Village in Horanayesterday (19thJan). Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs, Wayamba Development and Cultural Affairs Palitha Thewarapperuma graced the occasion as the chief guest.