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We are thrilled to announce Sri Lanka’s first demo day ever of Fintech Startups coming out of HatchX accelerator. Hatch along with our partners Lankan Angel Network and Ford Foundation are proud to say we were the first fixed accelerator in South Asi
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General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University of Sri Lanka has initiated action to enroll foreign students and students with foreign qualifications from other countries and from the expatriate Sri Lankan community to follow undergraduate programmes
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Foreign Secretary Admiral Prof.Jayanath Colombage was interviewed on “Big Focus” in regard to the repatriation of Sri Lankans amid COVID-19, which was telecast on Derana 24 Channel on 24 August 2020.
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Foreign Secretary Admiral Prof. Jayanath Colombage speaks on Sri Lanka’s Foreign Relations and the Government’s priorities at a special interview on "GET REAL with Mahieash Johnney - Foreign Relations under President Gotabaya" telecast on Derana 24
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President Gotabaya Rajapaksa emphasized that he will take the country towards prosperity while safeguarding the people and protecting the sovereignty of the country without succumbing to any force.
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State Minister of Regional Co-operation Tharaka Balasuriya assumed duties at the Foreign Ministry today (19 August). The State Minister was received by Foreign Secretary Admiral (Prof.) Jayanath Colombage and other senior officials, upon his arrival
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Minister Gunawardena was received by Foreign Secretary Admiral Prof. Jayanath Colombage and other senior officials upon his arrival at the Ministry. Following multi-religious observances, the Minister officially assumed duties.
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Admiral Colombage was previously Additional Secretary to H.E the President for Foreign Relations since December 2019. In addition, he is presently serving as the Director General of the Institute of National Security Studies Sri Lanka.
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Hon. Dinesh Gunawardena was sworn in as Foreign Minister at the Magul Maduwa (Audience Hall) of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic premises in Kandy on 12 August.
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The Cabinet of Ministers and State Ministers of the new Government led by Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) were sworn in before President Gotabaya Rajapaksa. The swearing in ceremony was held at the Magul Maduwa (Audience Hall) of the historic Tem
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