UPDATED ADVISORY TO FOREIGN DOMESTIC WORKERS & EMPLOYERS – FDWS URGED TO STAY HOME ON REST DAYS
In light of the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation, Temasek Foundation, Singapore has offered to provide 5000 numbers of Fortitude Kit 2.0 (COVID-19 test kits) to the Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka.
Following the temporary suspension of passenger arrivals at Bandaranaike International Airport, Katunayake effective from 2359hrs. on 18th March 2020, the High Commission made a request to the Singapore authorities to consider extending so
Passenger arrivals from all countries at Bandaranaike International Airport, Katunayake will be suspended for two weeks from tomorrow 18 March, 2359 hrs. Departures, Transits will continue as usual.
The Controller General of Immigration & Emigration of Sri Lanka, in a new circular dated 13 March 2020, has notified that the nationals from Maldives, Singapore & Seychelles, the countries that were exempted from the Electronic Travel Authorisation (
This is to inform that on-arrival visa for foreigners arriving in Sri Lanka with normal/ordinary passports are temporarily suspended from 14/3/2020 (12.00 noon - Sri Lanka time) until further notice, except for the Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) ex
The High Commission is in the process of collecting information on Sri Lankans living/working or studying in Singapore in preparation for any emergency situations that may arise in the wake of evolving COVID – 19 situation. The collection of informat
Minister of Foreign Relations Dinesh Gunawardena briefed the Diplomatic community on the situation of the COVID-19 epidemic and the preventive measures the Government of Sri Lanka contemplates taking. The Foreign Minister apprised that adequate preve
With the rapid deployment of digital services and expansion of e-Government initiatives to deliver citizen services in the country, electronic transactions in Sri Lanka will grow substantially in the near future. This increases the probability of ide
The Ministry of Buddhasasana, Cultural and Religious Affairs, under the guidance of Hon. Mahinda Rajapaksa, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, is organizing an overnight Pirith Chanting Ceremony on 07.03.2020 to invoke blessings upon Sri Lankans and the Go