Last update:Mon, 05 Aug 2019

Former Ambassador Karunatilaka Amunugama passed away

AmunugamaThe Embassy of Sri Lanka in Berlin is deeply saddened by the passing-away of former Foreign Secretary and Ambassador, Karunatilaka Amunugama. Ambassador Amunugama served as the Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Germany between September 2013 and September 2017. He will be remembered for his hard work and dedication to promote the good relations between Sri Lanka and Germany. The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Berlin extends heartfelt condolences to his family and friends.

The remains of former Ambassador Karunatilaka Amunugama lie at the “Respect Home” of Jayarathna’s, Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 08, Sri Lanka. The cremation will be at 2.30 p.m. on Friday, 15th December 2017 at Borella Kanatta, Sri Lanka.

The Sri Lanka Embassy in Berlin celebrates Deepavali

Deepavali1Representing the tradition of multiculturalism in Sri Lanka, Ambassador Karunasena Hettiarachchiand and the staff of the Sri Lanka Embassy together with the Hindu devotees in Berlin participated at the Deepavali Celebrations at Sri Mayurapathy Murugan Kovil and Sri Ganesha Hindu Temple, Berlin on 18th and 20th October 2017, respectively.

Hanover business community ready to promote Sri Lanka

Hanover DinnerUpcoming business and investment opportunities in Sri Lanka received much attention during Ambassador Amunugama's recent meetings with Dr. Christian Hinsch, the Chief Executive Officer of HDI Global - one of the largest insurance companies in Germany, and the President of Hannover Chamber of Commerce and other Members of the Chambers at the Gala dinner organized by the Honorary Consular Corps of Lower Saxony, which was held on Saturday 10th June 2017 at Castle Hannover-Herrenhausen.