European Union welcomes significant progress in SL.
Posted on January 21, 2016 at 6:56 am

The European Union has welcomed the significant progress made by the new government in many areas, including the passing of the 19th amendment to the constitutions and subsequent operationalization of independent commissions, the standing invitation extended to all UN special procedure mandate holders, the signing of the convention on enforced disappearances, and significant improvements concerning […]

Swedish premier backs Sri Lanka to reclaim GSP+
Posted on January 21, 2016 at 6:54 am

The Prime Minister’s Office in a statement said these views were exchanged during a meeting with the Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe who is currently in Davos, Switzerland to attend the World Economic Forum.

Public suggestions on constitutions enters 3rd day.
Posted on January 20, 2016 at 6:50 am

The Public Representations Committee on Constitutional Reforms will once again obtain proposals and suggestions from the public in Colombo for a third consecutive day. The programme was initiated in the Colombo district on Monday. The first phase of the inquiry of public opinion from the Colombo District is taking place at Visumpaya, in Staple Street. […]

PM makes special statement on constitution
Posted on January 17, 2016 at 8:38 am

In a special statement on the process of drafting a new Constitution, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said today the country could not be divided and that no one had the slightest intention of diluting the unitary nature of the country through the new Constitution.