Fourteen Chinese detained in Galle without valid visas

Fourteen Chinese nationals detained in Galle without valid visas, the Police said. The Chinese nationals had been employed in Galle without valid work visas. They had...

Chinese get contract to maintain boilers and turbines at Lakvijaya

A Chinese company has been given the contract to maintain boilers and turbines at the third unit of the Lakvijaya coal power plant in...

Port City Colombo receives ISO 9001:2015 certification

CHEC Port City Colombo was awarded the ISO 9001:2015 certification for the Quality Management System (QMS), adopted by the project company. The certification given by...

Think tank says Hambantota Port a failed OBOR project

The Hambantota Port turned out to be a failed project under China's One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative, a National Security Think Tank established...

Sri Lanka and China discuss expansion of bilateral relations

Sri Lanka and China have had talks where it was proposed to expand bilateral relations. The talks took place between Sri Lanka's High Commissioner to India...

Chinese cultural fair held in Sri Lanka to mark Chinese New Year

A Chinese cultural fair was declared open in Sri Lanka on Friday night to mark the Chinese New Year. The Chinese Ambassador to Sri Lanka...

China firmly supports Sri Lanka safeguarding its national interests

China says it firmly supports Sri Lanka safeguarding its national interests. The Chinese Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Cheng Xueyuan said that China has been actively involved...

Chinese Embassy in Sri Lanka unveils guidebook of consular protection

The Chinese embassy in Sri Lanka released a guidebook offering consular protection and assistance to Chinese nationals visiting the island country. In a ceremony held...

China honours Sri Lanka with Super Ambassador Award

The Ambassadors of Pakistan, Maldives, Sri Lanka, Malta and Bosnia and Herzegovina to China were conferred Silk Road Super Ambassador Award in Beijing on January 24. Awards...

Chinese cement manufacturer to set up plant in Hambantota

A Chinese cement manufacturer is to set up a plant in the Hambantota Export Processing Zone, the Government information department said. The Government information department...

Over 300 Chinese business delegates attend Sri Lanka conference

Aiming to strengthen economic and cultural ties between the two nations, Chinese telecom and IT giant ZTE Internet Culture Media (Beijing) Co. Ltd. successfully...

China to establish rubber based FTZ in Sri Lanka

China is to establish a rubber based Free Trade Zone (FTZ) in Sri Lanka. The matter was discussed between the Vice Governor of China's Hainan province, Shen...

China offers support to develop Sri Lankan economy

China has offered support to develop the Sri Lankan economy, following talks held in Colombo today. The Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala Samaraweera...

China seeks to implement consensus reached with Sri Lanka

China is seeking to implement the consensus reached with Sri Lanka, the Chinese Embassy in Colombo said today. The Embassy said that on January 3rd,...

President Xi sends greetings to Mahinda

Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent New Year greetings to former President Mahinda Rajapaksa. The greeting was conveyed to Rajapaksa by the Chinese Ambassador to Sri...

Action to be taken on violation of local laws at Chinese sites in Sri...

Minister of National Integration, Official Languages, Social Progress and Hindu Religious Affairs, Mano Ganesan says action is to be taken on the violation of...

Chinese Ambassador to Russia holds talks with Sri Lankan envoy

Sri Lanka's Ambassador to Russia Dr. Dayan Jayatilleka met with Li Hui, the Ambassador of China to the Russian Federation, at the Chinese embassy...

China donates water purifiers to CKD affected parts of Sri Lanka

China has donated water purifiers to Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) affected parts of Sri Lanka. China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC) donated six water purifiers to...

China to help strengthen fruit value chain in Sri Lanka

China is to help strengthen the fruit value chain in Sri Lanka and an agreement to that effect was signed at the Food and...

China insists loans are not causing problems for Sri Lanka

China has again rejected the opinion that China is “becoming a supplier of political instability” and sets a “debt-trap” for Sri Lanka and other...