Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Four new envoys to Sri Lanka present credentials to President
Sat, Apr 5, 2014, 12:18 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Apr 04, Colombo: a high commissioner and the diplomatic representative from the Vatican presented their credentials to President Mahinda Rajapaksa at a ceremony held in the President's Office at the Presidential Secretariat in Colombo Friday.

The new diplomats assuming duties were Monsignor Pierre Nguyen Ban Tot Apostolic Nuncio of the Vatican, High Commissioner of Namibia Pius Dunaiski, Ambassador of Guinea Alexandre Cece Loua and Ambassador of Slovak Republic Zigmund Bertok.

Seen here is the Apostolic Nuncio of the Vatican Monsignor Pierre Nguyen Ban presenting credentials to the President as Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga looks on.

Minister of External Affairs, Prof. G.L. Peiris and Secretary of External Affairs Ministry Mrs. Kshenuka Seneviratne were also present on the occasion.

(Photos by Sudath Silva)

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Meeting scheduled between Sri Lankan President and former President cancelled
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Navy, UNODC discuss preventing maritime crime in the Indian Ocean
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lankan PM says proposed 19th and 20th amendments cannot be submitted to parliament together
-- [7 hours ago]
Norway satisfied with Sri Lanka's success in100-day programme
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka reiterates warning against Indian fishermen violating maritime border
-- [8 hours ago]
Transparency International Sri Lanka commends brave stand of Bribery Commission
-- [8 hours ago]
UN Chief praises new Sri Lankan government's greater collaboration with the UN
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's former President visits his remanded brother at hospital
Bribery complaint filed against former Sri Lankan President over misappropriating tsunami funds
Sri Lanka's opposition members including MPs summoned over contempt of court charges

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.