Lankapage Logo CP 22 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka receives another 2.3 million doses of China’s Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine
Sat, Aug 28, 2021, 12:34 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Aug 28, Colombo: Another 2.3 million doses of China’s Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine have been brought to the island Saturday morning (August 28).

The consignment includes 2 million doses purchased by the State Pharmaceutical Corporation and the 300,000 Sinopharm vaccines donated by People Liberation Army of China to the Sri Lanka Army.

The consignment was brought to the Katunayake International Airport by a special cargo plane belonging to SriLankan Airlines from Beijing, China.

With today’s delivery, the total number of Sinopharm vaccines purchased by the State Pharmaceuticals Corporation (SPC) and received as donations amount to 18 million doses.


ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
State banks requested to provide maximum relief to entrepreneurs to pay loans
US Ambassador Cindy McCain’s visit to Sri Lanka highlights work on food security by FAO, IFAD and WFP
Police arrest three with a stock of Kerala Cannabis worth Rs. 50 million in Mannar
Sri Lanka’s merchandise export earnings exceeds US$ 1.2 billion in August 2022
Japan is willing to further strengthen the bilateral relations with Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka to amend laws to raise age of a child from 16 to 18 years
The SLFP will not join the National Assembly - Chairman
SLPP suspends party membership of PS member arrested for Thambuttegama heist
As economy shrinks more working people pushed below poverty line – Eran
Special mechanism to provide relief to those displaced due to fire in Kajeemawatte, on President’s directive

Copyright © 2000, 2020 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.