Category: State visits

President leaves for Singapore to deliver Keynote address at the Third Forum of Ministers and Environment Authorities of Asia Pacific

President Maithripala Sirisena left for Singapore today (23) to deliver the Keynote address at the Third Forum of Ministers and Environment Authorities of Asia Pacific.   This conference will be held on January 25 at the Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore and high-profile representatives, representing 40 countries including ministers of environment…

International Rice Research Institute and Sri Lanka sign a five-year action plan…

 ·         Appreciating Sri Lankan President’s commitment to Agriculture a piece of land of International Rice Research Institute named after President Sirisena President Maithripala Sirisena signed a five-year action plan between the International Rice Research Institute in Los Baños, Philippines today (18th) as a part of significant gains during his state visit to the Philippines .…

Philippine President vows to built relations with Sri Lanka with a strong bond and trusted friendship

The Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said that he desires to establish a broad and comprehensive relationship with Sri Lanka in future. Pointing out that President Maithripala Sirisena’s state visit to the Philippine marked a historic moment in the relationship between the two countries, President Duterte added that he is totally committed to strengthening the trusted…

Five new MOUs signed between Sri Lanka and Philippines

The bilateral discussions between President Maithripala Siriarna and the President of Philippines Rodrigo Duterte were held during the official visit of the Sri Lankan President to the Philippines. This was held at the President’s office in Maniala. The two countries signed MOUs in the presence of the  leaders. The first  document which was signed is…

Presidents of Sri Lanka and the Philippines held discussions

An Economic Council to revive trade relations between the two countries New five Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs) singed to enhance defence, tourism, agriculture and education cooperation. The two heads of state have focused on establishing an economic council to revive economic and trade relations between Sri Lanka and the Philippines. President Maithripala Sirisena commenced a…

President commences state visit to Philippines

President Maithripala Sirisena commenced a four-day state visit to the Philippines,  marking the first invitation extended to a Sri Lankan Head of State to undertake an official visit to their country, during the period of 58 year diplomatic relationship between Sri Lanka and the Philippines. The President arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila, yesterday…

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