China and Sri Lanka discuss climate change and marine environment issues

China and Sri Lanka has discussions on climate change and marine environment issues. On the invitation of the China-Sri Lanka Joint Centre for Education and...

Chinese envoy to Sri Lanka warns the US against bullying tactic

The Chinese Ambassador to Sri Lanka Cheng Xueyuan has warned the United States saying China does not want a trade war, but they are...

Sri Lanka Parliament gets security equipment from China

China today gifted security equipment to be used by the Sri Lankan Parliament. The Chinese Embassy in Colombo said that three Portable X-ray Machines and...

President wants nephrology hospital completed soon

President Maithripala Sirisena today instructed officials to ensure construction work on the China – Sri Lanka Friendship Nephrology hospital in Polonnaruwa is completed on...

China seeks to work with Sri Lanka against trade bullying

China says it is ready to work with all countries, including Sri Lanka, to firmly oppose trade bullying, safeguard and promote the building of...

Sri Lanka Navy takes over missile frigate gifted by China

The official taking over ceremony of P 625 ship to Sri Lanka Navy from China was held under the patronage of Chief of Staff...

President defends Sri Lanka’s relationship with China

President Maithripala Sirisena has defended Sri Lanka's relationship with China. The President, who has just returned after a visit to India, has said that the...

China to help Sri Lanka boost counter-terrorism capacity

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday met with Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, who is in Beijing to attend the Conference on Dialogue of...

China and Sri Lanka discuss defence ties

China and Sri Lanka had talks on the defence relationship between both countries. The Defence Attaché of the Chinese Embassy in Sri Lanka, Senior Colonel...

US Navy begins military exercise in China managed Hambantota Port

The US Navy today began a military exercise at the Hambantota Port which is managed by China. Commander, Task Force 73 announced the beginning of...

China willing to work with all political parties in Sri Lanka

China says it is willing to work with all political parties in Sri Lanka. In a message released today by the Chinese Ambassador to Sri...

China wants to broaden cooperation with Sri Lanka

China says it stands ready to broaden and deepen practical cooperation with Sri Lanka. Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Lu Kang said that the first stage...

China and Sri Lanka propose joint group to take relationship forward

China and Sri Lanka are looking at the possibility of establishing a joint study group to identify critical success factors that would have to...

China offers to invest in Sri Lanka’s rubber industry

China has offered to invest in Sri Lanka's rubber industry, Minister of Plantation Industries Navin Dissanayake told Parliament today. He said that a delegation from...

PM visits Hambantota Port and holds talks with Chinese officials

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe visited the Hambantota Port today and had talks with Chinese officials in the port. He visited the port while in Hambantota...

China and Sri Lanka sign loan agreement for Central Expressway

China and Sri Lanka today signed a concessional loan agreement of US$ 989 million for Central Expressway Project - Section I, covering 85% of...

China defends Sri Lanka’s efforts to protect human rights

China has defended Sri Lanka's efforts to protect human rights in the country and called on the international community to support the domestic process...

Sri Lanka has no concerns on security of Chinese products

Sri Lanka has no concerns on using Chinese products, Minister of Digital infrastructure and Information Technology Ajith Perera said. Sri Lanka is among 170 countries...

Former Minister says China not easily giving Sri Lanka loans

China is not giving Sri Lanka loans as easy as before, a Former Minister told Parliament today. Former Minister Sarath Amunugama told Parliament today that...

US envoy and Defense Attaché visit China funded Hambantota port

A delegation headed by US Ambassador to Sri Lanka & Maldives, Alaina B. Teplitz, visited the Hambantota International Port, the port said in a...