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Group of conmen using President’s name to make money

Two arrested ….. Investigations continue …. Information have received about a group of people defrauding the public of promising employment in State institutions. The Police received information that some of these tricksters  who claim to have close connections with President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and two of them have been arrested by the Colombo Crime Division today…

Let us commit ourselves to build a quality Public service through an attitudinal transformation – President tells new State Ministry Secretaries

All the weaknesses in the Public sector in this country should be identified promptly and accurately in order to develop the country and we should commit ourselves to build a quality Public service through an attitudinal transformation, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said addressing the newly appointed State Ministry Secretaries at the Presidential Secretariat this evening (09).…

Middle Eastern Ambassadors called on President, pledge to further strengthen relations

Ambassadors representing the countries in the Middle Eastern Ambassadors’ Forum called on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat this morning (09). The new government would always receive the support and cooperation of the Middle Eastern countries, they said while affirming their countries’ continued assistance to Sri Lanka in economic and cultural sectors. The Ambassadors…

Australia will extend its highest possible support to Sri Lanka which is on a trajectory with a new vision – Australian High Commissioner

The Australian High Commissioner in Sri Lanka David Holly called on President Goatabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat today (06). Extending his and his government’s greetings to President Rajapaksa, the Australian High Commissioner said he will facilitate Australia’s highest possible support to Sri Lanka which is on a trajectory with a new vision. The two…

Sri Lanka – Maldives for a free and open Indian Ocean

The Maldivian Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulla Shahid called on President Gotabaya  Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat this afternoon (05). Minister Shahid extended warm greetings, on his and the Maldivian President Mohomad  Solih’s behalf, to President Rajapaksa on his election to the office of the President of Sri Lanka. While expressing satisfaction over the status…

President envisages radical transformation in education sector

 Formulate a mechanism to enroll students to universities soon after A/L –      Recruit unemployed graduates after training to vacant positions –      Build a workforce appropriate to the country’s needs and its economy –      Avail opportunities for every student who qualifies A/L –      Priority for Information Technology President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said swift actions should be taken to develop the education…

Two new Governors sworn in

New Governors for the Eastern and North Central Provinces were sworn in before President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat this afternoon (04). Ms. Anuradha Yahampath took oaths as the Governor of the Eastern Province while Prof. Tissa Vitharana was appointed as the Governor of the North Central Province.

UAE and New Zealand envoys affirm their countries’ commitment to enhance bilateral relations with Sri Lanka

The Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates in Sri Lanka Ahmad Ali Al Mualla paid a courtesy call on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat today (03). Engaging in a cordial discussion with the President, the Ambassador assured his country’s commitment to further enhance bilateral relations between the two countries. The UAE Ambassador while commending…

Italy and Norway Ambassadors pledge their countries’ fullest cooperation to President’s plan of action with a new vision

The Ambassador for Republic of Italy in Sri Lanka Rita Giuliana Mannella called on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat today (02). The Ambassador conveying her and her government’s congratulations to the President on his assumption to the high office said that her government expects to work in wider cooperation with Sri Lanka moving…

President meets PCoI probing Easter Sunday attacks

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa met with members of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) to investigate and inquire into the Easter Sunday terror attacks and exchanged views at the Presidential Secretariat this evening (02). Chairman of the five-member Commission Court of Appeal Judge Janaka de Silva who explained the scope and the composition of the Commission…