ENGLISH Press Releases 2016

Date Title
19.12.2016 Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Defense, Mr. Hiroyuki Miyazawa visits Sri Lanka
15.12.2016 Media Tour visited Northern Province
23.11.2016 Japanese Foreign Minister’s Commendation 2016 awarded to three Sri Lankans
11.11.2016 Five Sri Lankan artists honoured with Bunka (Cultural) Awards
03.11.2016 Japan confers a prestigious decoration on Hon. Karu Jayasuriya
03.11.2016 The Government of Japan confers a distinguished decoration on a former staff of the Embassy of Japan

The Government of Japan confers a prestigious decoration on Prof. Monte Cassim

31.10.2016 Japanese Ambassador visited Matara, Hambantota and Monaragala Districts.
19.10.2016 Newly Constructed Maha Oya Water Treatment Plant by the Government of Japan inaugurate to distribute Clean Water to the Public
10.10.2016 Japan Provides Rs. 48 billion Loan Package to Sri Lanka: Development Policy Loan and Anuradhapura North Water Supply Project
08.10.2016 Visit to Sri Lanka by Dr. Izumi, Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of Japan
06.10.2016 Japan to Extend US$ 811,369 for Manual Demining in the Northern Province of Sri Lanka
13.09.2016 Japan Provides TV programs To Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation
09.09.2016 Japan provides school meals in Northern Sri Lanka through WFP’s Food Assistance Program
07.09.2016 Japan to approve the extension by 2 years of the Project for Enhancing the Training Capacity of Sri Lankan Academy of Financial Studies
01.09.2016 Japan to Extend LKR 86,399,929 for Humanitarian Mine clearance for Resettlement and Livelihoods in Northern Sri Lanka
11.08.2016 Colombo Public Library Opens a Japanese Section
05.08.2016 Government of Japan Provides Waste Collection Trucks to Colombo Municipal Council
03.08.2016 Japan opens New IT institute in Maharagama
02.08.2016 Japanese Cultural Exhibition-2016
25.07.2016 Japan and Sri Lanka to further enhance economic cooperation
04.07.2016 Japan pledges a further Rs.305 million Grant Aid for Human Resource Development Scholarships
30.06.2016 Japan Provides Rs. 2.4 billion Grant Aid for Implementation of the Maritime Safety Capability Improvement Project
15.06.2016 Drums of Japan and Sri Lanka beat in unison at “Cool Japan, Warm Sri Lanka”
09.06.2016 Japan confers prestigious decoration on Mr. Gilbert Kulatilake
28.05.2106 “Cool Japan, Warm Sri Lanka: Japan-Sri Lanka- Traditional Drum Performance at (NYSC), Maharagama
21.05.2016 Handover ceremony of Japan’s emergency relief goods to Sri Lanka

Emergency Assistance to the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in Response to the Heavy Rainfall Disaster

18.05.2016 Japan Provides Rs. 2.2 billion Grant Aid for the Establishment of a Research and Training Complex at the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Jaffna.
29.04.2016 Japan confers prestigious decoration on Gilbert Kulatilake
26.04.2016 MoU inked between Japanese Institute and University of Sri Jayewardenepura for international academic research cooperation
07.04.2014 Donation of funds raised by spouses of the Japanese Embassy Staff
11.03.2016 Thank You Sri Lanka, Tohoku Region is back now!
 (Message by H.E. Kenichi Suganuma, Ambassador Of Japan on the occasion of the 5th Anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake  and Tsunami- 11th March 2016)
08.03.2016 Japan to Extend US$73,982 for the “Project for Improvement of Maternal and Child Health and the Nutritional Environment in Anuradhapura District”
08.03.2016 Japan extended 226,312 US Dollars to “The Project for Upgrading Waste Collection Trucks in Colombo”
02.03.2016 Japan to Extend US$180,322 for the Improvement of Education Environment in Jaffna District
01.03.2016 Japan to Extend US$ 1,238,003 for Humanitarian Demining in Northern Sri Lanka 
25.01.2016 Government of Japan confers prestigious decoration on Mr. C. Lal De Alwis
22.01.2016 Japan-Sri Lanka Policy Dialogue and Maritime Dialogue