Lankapage Logo CP 19 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lankan President arrives in London to participate in CHOGM
Mon, Apr 16, 2018, 06:18 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Apr 16, London: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena reached London Monday morning to attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) 2018. He was received by the Commonwealth officials and Sri Lanka High Commission staff.

President will take part in the CHOGM, which is held from April 16-20 this year under the theme "Towards a Common Future" and the special attention will be given to the areas of prosperity, security, fairness and sustainability to achieve the goals of Commonwealth countries.

Within the official visit, President Sirisena is scheduled to meet the British Prime Minister Theresa May and also to hold discussions with several state officials who will be participating on the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting.

The President is also scheduled to address the Commonwealth Business Council (CBC) and is invited to deliver the keynote speech on the conference regarding achieving sustainable development goals.

President Sirisena will attend the special celebration of the 92nd birthday of the Queen Elizabeth. He will also visit the Buddhist shrine in London to pay homage.

 

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
UNP to hold a massive rally tomorrow at Lipton Circus
President will take next steps constitutionally - Cabinet spokesman
India encourages Sri Lanka apparel industry to source material from Indian textile producers
Sri Lanka cricket star Tillakaratne Dilshan joins SLPP
Excavations of the Mannar mass grave temporarily suspended
Speaker to inform the decision of the no confidence motion to the President
Dipped Products posts Rs. 553 million PBT in 1H 2018/19
Sri Lanka Central Bank warns public to be attentive of financial scams, phishing emails
Crossed-overs return to UNP, plan to resign from ministerial posts given by President
No-confidence motion against Sri Lanka's PM Mahinda Rajapaksa passed in parliament, government has no majority

Copyright © 2000, 2016 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.