ENGLISH Press Releases 2017

Date Title
12/28/2017 Japanese ship “SETOGIRI” visited Trincomalee
12/27/2017 Japanese Foreign Minister Kono to visit Sri Lanka
11/13/2017 Sri Lankan Students take part in High School Students Islands Summit on World Tsunami Awareness Day in Japan
11/13/2017 Sri Lanka participates in the First World Tsunami Museum Conference in Japan
11/03/2017 Japan confers a prestigious decoration on Mr. Frederick Medis
11/03/2017 Japan confers a prestigious decoration on Mr. Das Wijeratne
10/20/2017 Japanese Foreign Minister’s Commendation 2017 awarded to three Sri Lankans
09/18/2017 JAPANESE FILM FESTIVAL – 2017
09/12/2017 Japan to support Humanitarian Demining in Northern Sri Lanka with 1.2 million USD
09/08/2017 Recovery of Living Infrastructure with Japanese Aid in Matara
09/08/2017 Japan Provides Waste Collection Trucks to Galle
08/30/2017 Visit by Mr. Iwao HORII, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan
08/23/2017 Japan donates Boats and Communal Facilities to Fishermen in Sampur
08/23/2017 Maternal and Child Health Centre in Buddhangala opened with Japanese Assistance
08/14/2017 Providing temporary shelters for disaster victims
07/20/2017 Galgamuwa Base Hospital modernized with Japanese Assistance
07/20/2017 Japan to Extend US$ 611,710 for Humanitarian Demining in Northern Sri Lanka
07/19/2017 Japanese ships “IZUMO” and “SAZANAMI” visit Colombo
07/18/2017 Japanese assistance for disaster relief efforts
07/14/2017 “Sports for Tomorrow (SFT)”-Invitation of a Sri Lankan Judo athlete to Japan-
06/30/2017 Japan provides Rs. 4 billion grant aid for Doppler Weather Radar Network and Human Resource Development Scholarship projects
06/21/2017 The Japan-Sri Lanka Parliamentarians’ League Sends Relief Goods to Flood and Landslide Victims in Sri Lanka
06/21/2017 The Order of the Rising Sun from Japan to Ms. Lalitha Rajapaksa
05/31/2017 Japan hands over disaster relief goods for flood and landslides victims in Sri Lanka
05/30/2017 Disaster relief assistance to Sri Lanka in response to the damages due to floods and landslides
04/29/2017 Japan confers a prestigious decoration on Hon. Susil Premajayantha
04/29/2017 The Government of Japan confers a prestigious decoration on Ms. Lalitha Rajapaksa
04/25/2017 The Japanese Government’s Special Communicators for a World without Nuclear Weapons
04/25/2017 Completion of the Activities by the Japan Disaster Relief Team in Response to the Garbage Mound Collapse at the Disposal Site in the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
04/19/2017 Handing over ceremony of Japan’s emergency relief goods to Sri Lanka
04/17/2017 Disaster Relief Assistance to Sri Lanka in response to the collapse of Meethotamulla garbage fill
04/12/2017 Hon. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe’s visit to Japan: three projects signed
04/11/2017 Theldeniya Base Hospital upgraded with Japanese Assistance
04/10/2017 An Official Visit by the Japanese Ambassador to Galle and Hambantota Districts
03/31/2017 Spouses of the Japanese Embassy Staff Support Better Future for Sri Lankan Youth
03/16/2017 Japan organized Women, Peace and Security seminar in Matara
02/23/2017 A famous Japanese film Character, “Tora-san” speaks in Sinhalese on ITN
02/20/2017 Japan to extend waste collection trucks for "Clean and Green Galle"
02/17/2017 Grand opening of the Japan Visa Application Centre in Colombo, Sri Lanka 

Kaluwanchikudy Base Hospital is improved with Japanese Assistance

01/25/2017 Ambassador of Japan Welcomes JDS Scholarship Fellows at his residence             

Newly expanded Kandana Water Treatment Plant by the Government of Japan inaugurates to distribute Clean Water to the Public