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::

* Governments of Sri Lanka, Maldives sign three important agreements
Wed, Jun 25, 2014, 08:06 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

June 25, Male: The Governments of Sri Lanka and Maldives Wednesday signed three very important agreements during the official visit of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa to Male.

The Government of Maldives and Sri Lanka held official talks, led by President of Maldives Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom and the Sri Lankan President. The three agreements were signed at the President's Office this evening following the talks. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Health Cooperation was signed by Maldivian Minister of Health, Dr. Maryam Shakeela, and Sri Lankan Minister of External Affairs, Prof. G. L. Peiris.

MoU on strengthening cooperation between Board of Investment of Sri Lanka and Ministry of Economic Development of Maldives was signed by Maldivian Minister of Economic Development, Mohamed Saeed, and Sri Lankan Minister of External Affairs, Prof. G. L. Peiris.

Arrangement on Search and Rescue was signed by Maldivian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dunya Maumoon, and Minister Peiris.

President Yameen and President Mahinda Rajapaksa were in attendance at the signing ceremony.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lankan President hopes the Deepawali festivities will add to the spirit of reconciliation
-- [24 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka business chamber to hold post budget seminar
-- [45 minutes ago]
Human-elephant conflict in Sri Lanka claims lives of over 60 people and 250 elephants annually
-- [56 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka monk party leaders discuss reform proposals with the President
-- [1 hour and 30 minutes ago]
Defense Ministry to conduct survey on lost properties of Sri Lankans in the North
-- [2 hours ago]
Doubts raised on Pope's visit to Sri Lanka amid snap presidential polls
Opposition MPs say election materials are being prepared in Sri Lanka Port Authority Defense Training School
Sri Lanka to appeal to Europe Court of Justice on lower court ruling to lift sanctions on LTTE
Browns Hotels and Resorts of Sri Lanka to develop four-star hotel in Maldives
India to supply two naval offshore patrol vessels to Sri Lanka - report

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.