President lands in China

Monday, 27 May 2013 - 13:14



President Mahinda Rajapaksa who left for China on a four-day state visit has arrived in China this morning.


The President was received by Chinese Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Liu Zhenmin along with Sri Lanka’s Ambassador in China Ranjith Uyangoda at the Beijing Capital International Airport.


President Rajapaksa will participate in several bilateral meetings in Beijing including the Inaugural Ceremonies of the Global Service Forum.


Later he will travel to Shaanxi Province to attend the opening ceremony of the 2013 International Conference of Asian Political Parties under the theme of ‘Promote Green Development and Build a Beautiful Asia’.

87 more persons confirmed for Covid -19: SL Country total increases to 2,437
Friday, 10 July 2020 - 17:45

Today, 87 more persons have tested positive for Covid-19 (new coronavirus) infection. Therefore, 283 patients have tested positive or Covid- 19 so far,... Read More

Two associates of imprisoned underworld figure 'Podi Lassie' arrested
Friday, 10 July 2020 - 17:01

Two associates of imprisoned underworld figure 'Podi Lassie' arrested from Meetiyagoda, with 02 firearms Read More

Red notice issued by Meteorology department
Friday, 10 July 2020 - 16:35

Thundershowers accompanied by severe lightning are likely to occur at several places in Eastern, North- central, Central, Uva, North-western... Read More