Chinese Ambassador pledges continued support to Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Professor G.L. Peiris met with the Ambassador of China to Colombo, Qi Zhenhong, at the Foreign Ministry on Thursday (21). While welcoming the Ambassador, Minister Peiris appreciated China’s continued assistance to Sri Lanka which had begun even before establishing formal diplomatic relations between the two countries.  He also recalled […]

Namal Rajapaksa resigns from ministerial portfolios

Sri Lanka’s Cabinet Minister of Youth and Sports Namal Rajapaksa has resigned from all his ministerial portfolios.  The SLPP parliamentarian had served as the Minister of Youth & Sports, Minister of Development Co-ordination and Monitoring and the State Minister of Digital Technology and Enterprise Development. Accordingly, he has stepped down from all the ministerial portfolios […]