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 to leave for US today to attend UN General Assembly
Sat, Sep 22, 2018, 01:05 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Sept 22, Colombo: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena will leave today (22) for the United States to attend a number of international meetings including the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), which is being held at the UN Headquarters in New York.

President Sirisena is scheduled to attend the high-level event on Monday, 24th September on the "Global Call to Action on the World Drug Problem. On the same day, the President will also attend the Nelson Mandela Peace Summit: UNGA High-level Plenary on Global Peace at the UN Headquarters in New York. He is scheduled to address the summit.

The President will address the UNGA high-level debate on Tuesday 25th September, on the first day of the debate.

On Wednesday, 26th September, the President will join a special program on tuberculosis and later he will be joining the signing of a new grant agreement with the UNDP on Sri Lanka.

President Sirisena will join a discussion to be held on the 27th to review the success of the measures taken to prevent non-communicable diseases in the international arena, and will also make a special statement at that time. On Thursday, he will attend a program on the adverse effects on narcotics.

 

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
Sri Lankan President calls to form a national movement to form a new government this year
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Prime Minister reiterates pledge to protect Buddhism
-- [3 hours ago]
Maximum retail price for rice from 1st April
-- [3 hours ago]
Decision on PC polls next week, Minister says
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Navy's Sayurala takes part in multi-nation naval exercise AMAN-19 in Pakistan
-- [4 hours ago]
Sysco's CAKE Guest Manager seats 200 million guests
-- [4 hours ago]
EC says Sri Lanka lacks proper frameworks in anti-money laundering, counter-terrorist funding
Sri Lanka to promote economic relations with Iran's Yazd province
Sri Lanka Navy, STF thwart illegal migration attempts, arrest 38 suspects
17 youths arrested with drugs on pilgrimage to Sri Pada

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.