President Rajapaksa Congratulates New Maldivian President

Wednesday, 20 November 2013 - 19:00

President Mahinda Rajapaksa, in a message has congratulated the new Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom.
Diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and the Maldives date back as far as the 1960s.

A significant part of Maldives’ exports and imports are with Sri Lanka, in particular the export of Maldives fish and the import of rice.

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