Pacific Partnership 2017 made its initial mission stop in Hambantota, with the arrival of US Naval Ship Fall River on 07th March. On successful completion of a string of community service and social responsibility projects, the mission of Pacific Partnership 2017 concluded successfully in Hambantota yesterday (17th March).
A delegation of 2OR Buddhist Charity Organization called on President Maithripala Sirisena to discuss about its future philanthropic activities in Sri Lanka at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday (17th March).
Krystal Reid of Sri Lanka, co-founder of the 'Enable Lanka Foundation', won the overall Commonwealth Young Person of the Year 2017 award at an award ceremony held on 15th March at the Commonwealth Secretariat, London.
Office for National Unity and Reconciliation (ONUR) chaired by former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga has conducted an extensive survey with the District Secretaries of Eight Districts in Northern and Eastern provinces resulting in the design of an Enterprise Based Village Development Project (EBVDP).
The government has decided to allocate Rs. 1,500 million as fertilizer subsidy for Tea, Coconut, and Rubber according to a special request made by the Minister of Plantation Industries Navin Dissanayake.
Sri Lanka Embassy in Brazil organized a series of promotional activities from 6th-9th March in Salvador, the Capital of the State of Bahia, Brazil with the intention of expanding the commercial relations.
SriLankan Airlines, in its continuous effort in expanding business throughout its network, recently made a special arrangement of a leisure cum educational tour to Sri Lanka for students of the University of Lahore.
Sri Lanka’s envoy to Rome, Daya Pelpola, concurrently accredited to Albania, presented the Letter of Credence to Bujar Nishani, President of the Republic of Albania on 13th March at the Presidential Palace in Tirana.