Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lankan President to arrive in Bahrain Monday
Sun, Apr 27, 2014, 08:19 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Apr 27, Colombo: The Royal Court of Bahrain has announced that Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa will arrive in Bahrain Monday (April 28) on an official visit.

During President Rajapaksa's visit King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa will hold discussions with the Sri Lankan leader on strengthening and developing cooperation in various fields and reviewing the excellent existing bilateral relations between the two countries, the official Bahrain News Agency reported today.

The two leaders will also discuss the latest regional and international developments.

The Sri Lankan President will accompany a business delegation to the rich Gulf country on his three-day official visit from April 28-30. This is President's first visit to Bahrain.

The Sri Lankan delegation, comprising representatives from 27 Sri Lankan companies in various sectors, aims to explore business opportunities and increase private sector co-operation between the two countries, the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) has said.

The BCCI said it will hold a B2B session at its premises to enable the Bahraini business community to meet the delegation. BCCI chief executive Nabil Al Rahman Al Mahmoud has invited businessmen to take part in the bilateral meeting to be held on Tuesday.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka Navy takes delivery of the second advanced warship made in India
-- [0 minutes ago]
Female Principal sentenced to 5 years rigorous imprisonment for taking bribe to admit student to first grade
-- [53 minutes ago]
AG ordered to decide on deputy minister's contempt of court charges
-- [1 hour and 15 minutes ago]
India sharing the skills with Sri Lanka for building a better future
-- [1 hour and 56 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka to issue licenses for electricians from October
-- [2 hours ago]
Pakistan's 78th National Day celebrated in Sri Lanka
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President Chief Guest at Pakistan Republic Day celebrations
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lanka parliament adjourns following voting mix-up in passing Active Liability Management Bill
-- [3 hours ago]
Canada funded international collaborative nanotechnology research in Sri Lanka bears fruit
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lankan nabbed attempting to smuggle in gold worth Rs. 13 million

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of, 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, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.