Last update:Fri, 26 Nov 2021

Media Release - Foreign Minister Peiris seeks enhanced market access for Sri Lankan exports in Brazil

PeirisBrazilForeign Minister G.L.Peiris has sought greater access in the burgeoning Brazilian market for Sri Lankan export products. The Minister made this request during a meeting with the Ambassador of Brazil to Sri Lanka Sergio Luiz Canaes at the Foreign Ministry on 29 September 2021. Foreign Minister Peiris, welcoming Ambassador Canaes conveyed Sri Lanka’s strong commitment to forge closer relations with Brazil in diverse areas of bilateral interest.

Media Release - Sri Lanka’s continuing close and cordial relations with the UK is desirable and potentially productive

PeirisUKHighComForeign Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris received High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Sri Lanka, Sarah Hulton, and conducted an open and wide-ranging discussion in Colombo on Tuesday, 28.09.2021. During the engagement, Minister Peiris and the UK Envoy discussed several key issues pertaining to the close bilateral relationship between the two countries.

Media Release - Foreign Ministers of Sri Lanka and Thailand resolve to build on Buddhist Heritage

FMThaiForeign Minister Prof. G.L.Peiris in his discussion with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Thailand, Don. Pramudwinai indicated strong and historical bilateral ties as two countries practising Theravada Buddhism. Minister appreciated the assistance provided by Thailand to sustain the Buddhist monks at a time Sri Lanka did not have a sufficient number of senior Buddhist monks.