High Commissioner Omar met with the Ambassador of Egypt to Maldives

10 March 2022
Colombo

High Commissioner Omar Abdul Razzak met with His Excellency Mageb Mosleh, Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt to the Republic of Maldives.

During the meeting held, both the envoys discussed on the existing bilateral relations and to further strengthen ties in the areas of education, trade and investment, culture, tourism, health, fisheries, agriculture, transport, energy and Information Technology.

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High Commissioner Omar participated at the press conference held to initiate air links between CIAR and VIA

10 March 2022
Colombo

High Commissioner Omar participated at the Press Conference held to initiate air links between Colombo International Airport, Ratmalana (CIAR) and Velana International Airport in Maldives.

At the press conference held today at the CIAR, High Commissioner highlighted on the history of air transport between Sri Lanka and Maldives and stressed that this will be very beneficial and convenient to the Maldivian community living in Sri Lanka as the majority of them lives in Dehiwala, Wellawata, Kalubowila and Mount Lavinia,


Foreign Minister Shahid sends Independence Day greetings to Foreign Minister of Sri Lanka

04 February 2022
Male', Maldives

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Maldives, Abdulla Shahid sends a message of felicitations to Professor Gamini Lakshman Peiris, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka, on the occasion of Sri Lanka’s Seventy Fourth Independence Day.

Minister’s message reads as follows:

“On behalf of the Government, the people of the Republic of Maldives and on my own behalf, I would like to extend warm greetings and sincere good wishes on the occasion of the Seventy Fourth Independence Day of Sri Lanka.

  The Maldives and Sri Lanka continue to enjoy close neighborly relations based on mutual trust, understanding and goodwill. I ... Read More

High Commissioner Omar sends Independence Day greetings to the President and PM of Sri Lanka

04 February 2022
Colombo

The High Commissioner of Maldives to Sri Lanka, His Excellency Omar Abdul Razzak sends greetings to the President of Sri Lanka, His Excellency Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, Honourable Mahinda Rajapaksa on the occasion of Sri Lanka’s Seventy Fourth Independence Day.

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President attends the inaugural session of the Four Nations Football Tournament for the ‘Mahinda Rajapaksa Trophy 2021’ in Sri Lanka

Colombo
09 November 2021

H.E. President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih attended the inaugural session of the Four Nations Football Tournament for the 'Mahinda Rajapaksa Trophy 2021,' which took place in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

President Solih was the ceremony's Chief Guest for the inaugural session held today. First Lady Fazna Ahmed, Minister for Youth, Sports and Community Empowerment Ahmed Mahloof and The Minister of Youth and Sports, Minister of Development, Co-ordination and Monitoring and State Minister of Digital Technology and Enterprise Development of Sri Lanka, Namal Rajapaksa also attended the inaugural session.

The 'Mahinda Rajapaksa Trophy 2021' is a friendly international association football tournament organized by Football Sri Lanka (FSL) in which Maldives, ... Read More

The Prime Minister of Sri Lanka hosts an official luncheon in honour of President Solih

Colombo
09 November 2021

H.E. President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has attended the official luncheon hosted in his honour by the Prime Minister of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, H.E. Mahinda Rajapaksa.

Prior to the luncheon, President Solih took time to converse with the Prime Minister on topics of mutual interest.

The President and First Lady’s current visit to Sri Lanka is to officiate the opening ceremony of the "Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa Trophy 2021" football tournament.

Source: The President's Office

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President Solih meets with the President of Sri Lanka

Colombo
09 November 2021

H.E. President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has met with H.E.President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, during his current two-day official visit to Sri Lanka.

President Solih and President Rajapaksa held an extensive discussion on a wide array of subjects of mutual interest and reaffirmed their shared commitment to strengthen Maldives-Sri Lanka cooperation in the coming years.

The President and First Lady’s visit to Sri Lanka is to officiate the opening ceremony of the "Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa Trophy 2021" football tournament. The ... Read More

President and First Lady arrive on an official visit to Sri Lanka

Colombo
8 November 2021

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih and First Lady Fazna Ahmed arrived on an official two-day trip to Sri Lanka today.

The President and First Lady’s visit to Sri Lanka is to officiate the opening ceremony of “Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa Trophy 2021” football tournament. The Maldives and Sri Lanka will play against each other at the opening match of the tournament participated by national football teams from the Maldives, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Seychelles.

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High Commissioner Omar paid a courtesy call on Hon. Mahinda Rajapaksa, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka

22 October 2021
Colombo

High Commissioner Omar paid a courtesy call on Hon. Mahinda Rajapaksa, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka today.

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Non-Resident High Commissioner of Maldives to South Africa presents Credentials to the President of South Africa

13 October 2021
Pretoria, South Africa

The Non-Resident High Commissioner Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Maldives to the Republic of Republic of South Africa His Excellency Omar Abdul Razzak presented his Letter of Credence to the President of South Africa His Excellency Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa, at a ceremony held this afternoon at the Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse.