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::

* Sri Lanka, Palestine sign bilateral cooperation agreements
Mon, Jan 6, 2014, 09:21 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Jan 06, Ramallah: Sri Lanka and Palestine Monday signed two bilateral cooperation agreements during the Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa's two-day official visit to that country.

Sri Lankan President met the President Mahmoud Abbas and held discussions on enhancing bilateral relations.

The two leaders briefed each other on the current situations in their respective countries and agreed to enhance the relations between the two nations.

The foreign ministers of the two countries signed two agreements, one of which was to form a joint commission. A memorandum of understanding to establish a vocational training center for Palestinian youth in Ramallah was also signed.

(Photos by Sudath Silva)

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Norwegian support for post-graduate programs at Sri Lanka's Peradeniya University
-- [1 hour and 0 minutes ago]
Major rift in Sri Lanka government doctors' union
-- [1 hour and 49 minutes ago]
Maternal deaths in Sri Lanka's Northern Province reduced dramatically
-- [2 hours ago]
International experts advising Sri Lanka's Missing Persons Commission to arrive next week
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lankan government reduces taxes on imported grains and lentils
-- [4 hours ago]
British authorities arrest Sri Lankan couple for visa application fraud
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lankan government to amend Tea Act to impose hefty fines on unscrupulous tea traders
-- [9 hours ago]
Supplementary medical staff of Sri Lanka government hospitals to strike from August 08
-- [9 hours ago]
Australia to transfer Sri Lankan asylum seekers from boat to detention center in mainland
Momentum building up in Sri Lanka for abolition of executive presidency

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.