Promotional visit to Queensland Region of Australia under the Economic Diplomacy Programme
The Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Sydney in association with Honorary Consul Office in Brisbane organised the Sri Lankan promotional event in Brisbane from 3rd to 5th March 2020.Consul General, Mr. M.H.M.N. Bandara accompanied by Consul (Commercial), Mr. Abdul Raheem visited Brisbane and had series of meetings with Mr. David Phipps, Director/ International Markets of Trade and Investment in Queensland and Ms. Diana Guerguiera, Manager/International Trade of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Queensland and discussed trade, tourism and investment opportunities in Sri Lanka and way forward in connecting the Australian companies in the Queensland region with their Sri Lankan counterparts.
Report on the Business Interactive Session Held with Members of the BRICS Chamber of Commerce & Industry, 27 th February at the Sri Lanka High Commission, New Delhi
As per the Mission Action Plan 2020, Sri Lanka High Commission in New Delhi organized a busines interactive session for the members of the BRICS Chamber of Commerce & Industry under the theme of “BUSINESS AND INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN SRI LANKA” , at the High Commission premises on 27th February 2020. The main focus of the business interactive session was to promote Sri Lanka as a potential business and Investment destination and to provide information on opportunities available for the members of the BRICS Chamber of Commerce &Industry to select Sri Lanka as their next investment destination.
Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Dubai hosts “Sri Lanka Tourism Promotional Evening and Cultural night” in celebrating 40th anniversary of establishing Diplomatic relations Between Sri Lanka and the UAE
Commemorating the 40th anniversary of the establishment of Diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and the UAE, the Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Dubai & Northern Emirates, hosted “Sri Lanka Tourism Promotional Evening and Cultural night” at the most sought-after location in Dubai- Armani Hotel housed in Burj Khalifa, in association with Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau being the main sponsor of the event.
Trade Talk- Stregnthening Trade and Investmet Partnership 2020
The High Commission of Sri Lanka together with Asian Strategy and Leadership Institute (ASLI) and the Malaysia Sri Lanka Business Chamber (MSLBC) organized a Trade Talk on 25th February at the High Commission premises
Marina Square Highlights Investment Opportunities in Sri Lanka at the Investment Opportunity Forum
Marina Square – Uptown Colombo, Sri Lanka’s first and largest harbor front development project, attracted the attention of outstanding entrepreneurs, representatives of the real estate industry and people of all circles in China at the recently held Sri Lanka Investment Opportunity and Real Estate Investment Forum. Hosted at the Embassy of Sri Lanka in China, the Forum was attended by Dr. Karunasena Kodithuwakku – Sri Lankan Ambassador in China and Mr. Alexi Gunasekara – Minister (Commercial) to China
Sri Lanka participates in the Food Ingredient Europe 2019 in Paris
Sri Lanka Embassy in Paris, jointly with the Department of Commerce and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has organized the Sri Lanka`s participation in the “Food Ingredient Europe - 2019 exhibition” which was held from 3rd to 5th December 2019 in Paris, France.
Business and Investment Promotion Programme in Kerala by Sri Lanka Deputy High Commission in Chennai
Sri Lankan Deputy High Commissioner to Southern India, V.Krishnamoorthy along with Minister (Commercial) Yasantha De Silva undertook an official visit to Kerala from 18-20 December, 2019 with the objective of highlighting the trade and investment opportunities in Sri Lanka.
Mega Consumer Tourism Promotion at Sri Lanka Food and Cultural Festival - 2019 in Sydney
Sri Lankan Tourism Consumer Promotional Event which was jointly organised by the Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Sydney and the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB), was held at Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour from 23rd to 24th November 2019.
The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Turkey Host Networking Reception to Boost B2B Contact between Sri Lanka –Turkey Travel Agents
The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Turkey organized business networking reception for the visiting Sri Lankan travel trade delegation participated at the EXPO Travel Ankara fair 2019 at the Embassy on 14th November 2019.

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“To develop and promote Sri Lanka’s foreign trade relations at bilateral, regional and multilateral levels by the effective implementation of government trade policy, with a view to raising the standards of living and realizing a higher quality of life through the increase of total production, income and employment levels, thereby actively contributing to the overall economic growth of Sri Lanka.”

Country & Station Name & Designation Address Telephone Number Fax Number E-Mail Website
Australia/ Sydney Mr.M.M. Abdul Raheem
BBA Hons
Consul (Commercial)
Consulate General of Sri Lanka
Level 11,
48 Hunter Street,
Sydney NSW 2000.
0029 223 8729
0029 223 8742
0029 221 7077
(direct)
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Belgium/ Brussels Ms. Shirani Ariyarathna
Minister  Counsellor
(Commercial)
Embassy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka & Mission to the EU Rue Jules Lejeune 27 1050 Brussels, Belgium

0032 2344 5523
0032 2340 8986

0032 2 344 67 37
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Brazil/ Brasilia
Ms. Seevali Wijewantha
MSc (Int. Business & Dev.) (UK), Bcom (1st Class)
First Secretary (Commerce)
Embassy of Sri Lanka
SHIS QI 26, Conjunto 13, Casa 01 CEP: 71635-130
Brasília – DF, Brazil
0055 61 35413481
0055 61 35413488 0055 61-993352617
00556135493507 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

www.slembassybrazil.org

Canada/ Toronto Mr.Lakshmendra Geshan Dissanayake
Consul (Commercial)
Consulate General of Sri Lanka
36 Eglinton Avenue-West, Suit 301 Toronto,
Ontario,
M4R 1A1
Canada
0011 416 323 9133 (direct) 001 1 416 323 3205 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.torontoslcg.org
China/ Beijing
Mr. Alexi Gunasekara
MA(Pub. Admin) (Belgium),MA(IR),
PgD (Intl. Affairs) BA
Minister Counsellor
Embassy of Sri Lanka,
No. 3 Jian Hua Lu Beijing,
Postal Code 100600,
China
0086 106 532 1862
0086 106 532 1861
00 86 106 532 5426 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
Egypt/ Cairo
Ms. Shiwanthi Abeyrathne
BSc (Insurance & Valuation) Hons
Second Secretary (Commercial)
Embassy of Sri Lanka,
No.08,
Sri Lanka Street
(Former Yehiya Ibrahim Street),
Zamalek, Cairo, Egypt
002 022 735 1381 (Direct)
002 022 735 0047
002 022 735 4966
00 86 106 532 5426 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.slembassyeg.org
France/ Paris Ms. Chandima Abeyrathna
MA(Econ),BA(Econ) Hons
First Secretary (Commercial)
Embassy of Sri Lanka,
16, rue Spontini 75016,
Paris, France
003 315 573 3131 (Gen)
003 315 573 3129  
003 314 704 4833 (Dir)     
003 315 573 1849 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.srilankaembassy.fr
Germany/ Frankfurt Mr. D.M. Ratnayake
Minister (Commerce)
Consulate General of Sri Lanka,
Lyoner Str. 34,
Tower 2 - 7th Floor
60528 Frankfurt
Germany
+496 966 053 9813 +496 966 053 9899 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 www.srilanka-konsulat.de

India/ New Delhi Ms. Upekkha Samaratunga
Minister (Commercial)
Sri Lanka High Commission 27,
Kautilya Marg,
Chanakyapuri,
New Delhi-110021
00 91 230 102 0103 00 912 379 3604 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.slhcindia.org
India/ Chennai
Mr. Dilanga Hettiarachchi
BBA Hons 
Third Secretary(Commercial)
Deputy High Commission of Sri Lanka,
56,Sterling Road,Nungambakkam
Chennai-600 034,
India

0091 442 824 1824

91 442 824 1894  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.sldhcchennai.org
India/ Mumbai Mr. Sandun Sameera
BSc (Business Admin) Hons   
Consul (Commercial)
Consulate General of
Sri Lanka
Consulate General of Sri Lanka, Mulla House,34, Ground Floor, Homi Modi St.Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001 0091 222 287 5220 (direct)                0091 222 204 5861     0091 222 204 8303 91 222 287 6132 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 www.mumbai.mission.gov.lk
Italy/ Rome Ms. Ameina Shafi Moheen
M.Sc.(Agricultural Economics),PGIA, University of Peradeniya,B. Sc(Agriculture) Specialized in Economics, University of Peradeniya
Minister (Commercial)/
Deputy Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the FAO, IFAD & WFP
Embassy & Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to FAO,IFAD &WFP,
Via Adige 2,
00198 Rome,
Italy

(0039)068840801 / 8554560

Ex:6014

(00390684241670 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  www.srilankaembassyrome.org 
Japan/ Tokyo
Mr.Samantha Wijesekara
MA (Econ) (Madras), PgDip (Econimc Dev.) BSc (Mgt) Hons
Minister Counsellor (Commercial)
Embassy of Sri Lanka,
2-1-54 Takanawa,
Minato-ku Tokyo - 108-0074,
Japan
81 33 440 6916
81 33 440 6912
81 33 440 6914 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  http://www.slembassyjapan.org
United Kingdom/London
Mr.Senuja Samaraweera
MFE,Bsc(Bank & Finance)
Second Secretary(Commercial)
 Sri Lanka High Commission,
13,Hyde Park Gardens,W2 2LU,London
 +442 072 621 8416
 +442 072 621 3996
 +442 072 627 970

 

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United Kingdom/London
Ms.Lakmini Mendis
phd(Adelaide)
Minister (Commercial)
 Sri Lanka High Commission,
13,Hyde Park Gardens,W2 2LU,London
+442 072 621 8416
+442 072 621 3996
+442 072 627 970  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.srilankahighcommission.co.uk
Malaysia/ Kuala Lumpur
Ms. Bhagya Abeykoon
MBA, BBMgt (HR) 1st Class
First Secretary (Commercial)
High Commission of Sri Lanka,Level 17, Faber Imperial Court, Jalan Sulthan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

+603-20341705/6
+603-20322359 (D)

+603-20341707

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Pakistan/Karachi
Mr.G.L.Ganantheva
Consul General
Consulate General of Sri  Lanka,
20/1,18th St.,
Kh-e-Shamsheer,
Ph-V,DHA,
Karachi,Pakistan

+92 21 586 6926
+92 21 583 6034
+92 21 585 7471

 +92 21 585 7472 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
Russia/Moscow
Ms.Chathurika Perera
MBA,Bsc(Business Mgt)Hons
Second Secretary(Commercial)
 Embassy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sr Lanka,
24,Shepkina Street,Moscow 129090,Russian Federation

+7 495 688 1620
+7 495 688 1651

 +7 495 688 1757 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

www.srilankaembassy.org

 

Singapore
Mr.Nalika Kodikara
MBA,Bsc(agri)
Counsellor(Commercial)
 Sri Lanka High Commission,
No.51,Newton Road,#13-07/12,Gold Hill Plaza,Singapore 308900

+656 250 8662
+656 250 1964
(Residence)

 +656 250 7201 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

http://www.lanka.com.sg

South Africa/Pretoria
Mr.Sanjeewa Bandara
MA(Applied.Economics) BSc(Finance)Hons
Third Secretary(Commercial)
High Commission of Sri Lanka,410,Alexander Street,Brooklyn Pretoria,
South Africa

002 712 346 6453
(Direct)
002 712 460 7679
002 712 460 7690

 002 712 460 7702 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

www.srilanka.co.za

Saudi Arabia/Riyadh
Mr.Sanjeewa Pattiwila
Minister Counsellor(Commercial)
Embassy of Sri Lanka,
P.O.Box 94360,
Riyadh 11693,
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

0096 611 460 8251
0096 611 460 8232

 0096 611 460 8846 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
South Korea/Seoul
Ms.Rekha Mallikarachchi
Minister Counsellor(Commercial)
 Embassy of Sri Lanka in South Korea,
39,Dongho-ro,10-gil,
Jung Gu,Seoul 100-450

+82-26927-6926

 +82-2737-95777 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  www.slembassykorea.org
Sweden/
Stockholm
Ms.Yasoji Neranjana
Gunawardana
MEcon,BA (Econ) Hons
First Secretary(Commercial)

Embassy of Sri lanka,
Strandvägen 39,1tr,
Box 240 55,104 50,
Stockholm,
Sweden

0046 8 667 6154
(Direct)
0046 8 663 6523
0046 8 663 6525

 0046 8 660 0089 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  www.stockholm.embassy.gov.lk
Switzerland/
Geneva
Ms.Tharaka Botheju
MFE,BCom(1st class)
First Secretary(Commercial)
Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the World Trade Organization,
5th floor,56 Rue de Moillebeau 1209 Geneva
Switzerland

+41 22 919 1250

 +41 22 734 9084 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

htttp://www.lankamission.org

 

Switzerland/
Geneva
Ms.Gothami Silva
Ambassador/PR to WTO
Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka
56,Rue de Moillebeau-5th floor
1209 Geneva
Switzerland

+41 22  919 1250
+41 22 919 1258

+41 22 734 9084 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  htttp://www.lankamission.org
Thailand/Bangkok
Mr.Anil Sirimanna
Counsellor(Commercial)
Embassy of Sri Lanka,
Bangkok,
Thailand

00 662 261 1938
00 662 258 1164

002 261 1936 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.slembbkk.com
Turkey/Ankara
Ms.Yoshitha Jayasuriya
First Secretary(Commercial)
Embassy of Sri Lanka,
No.41,
G.O.P.Ankara,
Turkey

+90 312 427 1020

0090 312 427 1026 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.srilanka.org.tr
UAE/Dubai
Mr.Nalinda Wijerathne
Consul General
Consulate General of Sri Lanka,
Dubai & Northern Emirates,
P O Box 51528,
Dubai-United Arab Emirates

+9714 398 9880

+9714 398 4687 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
USA/Los Angeles
Mr.H.M.B.Herath
PgDip (Export Mgt.)Bsc.(pub.Admin)Hons
Deputy Consul General
Consulate General of Sri Lanka,
6006,Wilshire Boulevard Suite#400,
Los Angeles,
CA 90036,
USA

1 213 245 7379

1 323 387 0216 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
USA/
Washington DC
Mr.Sumedha Ponnamperuma
MSSc(Econ),LLB,BA,
Attorney at law & Notary Public
Minister (Commercial)
Embassy of Sri Lanka,
3025 Whitehaven St NW,Washington DC,
20008 USA

1 202 483 4025
1 202 483 4028

1 202 232 7181
1 202 483 8017
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 Viet Nam/Ha-Noi
Ms.Prasadi Boomawalage
BA (Econ) Hons
Third Secretary (Commercial)
Embassy of Sri Lanka,
Hanoi,
Vietnam

 +84 33 729 8043

 008 443 734 1897  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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 Sri Lanka, the Theme Country for 2019, attends the 6th South Asia EXPO from 12th to 18th June in Kunming with 104 Sri Lankan Exhibitors in an area of 600 Sqm Pavilion showcasing our major export products such as Tea, Gem and Jewelry, Handicrafts, Spices, Ayurvedic products and Agricultural Products as well as featuring Sri Lanka as a major investment and tourism destination highlightingColombo Port City , Sri Lanka – the Hub of South Asia and many more tourism attractions to the large visitors from China .
This year the event is scheduled to be held at the Kunming Dianchi Lake International Convention and Exhibition Centre. The exposition will feature 17 pavilions and 7,500 booths, including the Belt and Road investment and cooperation pavilion, the green energy pavilion and the forest ecological products pavilion.
The China-South Asia Expo and Kunming Trade Fair are two investment extravaganzas designed for further integrate the Spring City's economy with those of China's neighbors.
The Sri Lankan Pavilion is organized by the Department of Commerce of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce together with the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Beijing, with the active support and cooperation from the FCCISL, Sri Lanka Tea Board and the National Gem and Jewelry Authority.
Many Sri Lankan small and medium scale enterprises are provided with the opportunity to display their unique products in a platform to expose to the wide Chinese market as well as the international buyers. This year’s event will be attended by exhibitors from 80 countries and visitors from more than 100 countries.
The volume of trade between China and South Asian has been growing over the past years. Sri Lanka exports to China was at a mere 35 Million USD in 2007 and now it has reached to more than 230 Million USD.  China is the third largest country for tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka in 2018, has been increasing its investment in the island nation’s development significantly in the recent years .