High Commissioner hosted a meeting with the members of the TAASL

05 October 2020
Colombo

High Commissioner His Excellency Omar Abdul Razzak, hosted an informative meeting with the members of the Travel Agents Association of Sri Lanka [TAASL] today.

During the meeting, the High Commissioner and the members of TAASL discussed and exchanged views on expediting various ways to recover regional tourism which is badly affected by the prevailing Covid-19 pandemic.

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High Commissioner Omar met with the U. S. Ambassador

30 September 2020
Colombo

His Excellency Omar Abdul Razzak, High Commissioner of Maldives to Sri Lanka met with Her Excellency Alaina Teplitz, U. S. Ambassador to Maldives today.

At the meeting, High Commissioner Omar expressed immense gratitude to the Ambassador for the continuous assistance and aid provided to the Maldives during the Covid-19 pandemic by the U. S. The U. S. has been assisting the Maldives in diverse fields; maritime affairs to security cooperation. High Commissioner Omar further thanked Ambassador Teplitz for her pleasant and ready presence to extend timely aid and bolster ties between the Maldives and U. S.

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High Commissioner Omar paid a courtesy call on Minister of Fisheries

28 September 2020
Colombo

High Commissioner Omar paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Fisheries Hon Douglas Devananda, MP. today.

During the meeting, High Commissioner extensively shared his concerns over the control policy of import competition and discussed ways to further enhance cooperation between the Maldives and Sri Lanka including economic advantages of EEZ cooperation and share Sri Lankas technical know-how on aquaculture and exchange expertise in fisheries.

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High Commissioner Omar paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Water Supply

22 September 2020
Colombo

High Commissioner His Excellency Omar Abdul Razzak paid a courtesy call on Hon Vasudeva Nanayakkara MP., Minister of Water Supply of Sri Lanka.

During the meeting, High Commissioner shared his views on Maldives' need for access to Sri Lankas expertise and technical advances in this important field and to further jack up existing age old friendship for cooperation.

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High Commissioner Omar met with the High Commissioner of India to Sri Lanka

Colombo
10 September 2020

His Excellency Omar Abdul Razzak, High Commissioner met with His Excellency Gopal Baglay, High Commissioner of India to Sri Lanka today.

During the meeting, both discussed on the long standing bilateral relations between two countries. High Commissioner Omar expressed sincere gratitude to the Government of India for its multi-faceted ties and generosity to the Maldives, anti-pandemic support, fast-tracking economic recovery, and discussed more on trade, border openings, air-traffic bubble and security overviews in region.

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High Commissioner Omar paid a courtesy call on the Education Minister of Sri Lanka

Colombo
09 September 2020

His Excellency Omar Abdul Razzak, High Commissioner Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary paid a courtesy call on Honorable Professor G.L Peiris, MP, Minister of Education of Sri Lanka today.

High Commissioner Omar recapped and lauded, age-old tradition of Sri Lankan teachers educating most of Maldives' best and brightest students. Further, High Commissioner Omar also discussed on increasing educational opportunities for Maldivian students and other related matters with the Minister.

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High Commissioner Omar paid a courtesy call on the Tourism Minister of Sri Lanka

Colombo
08 September 2020

His Excellency Omar Abdul Razzak, High Commissioner Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary paid a courtesy call on Honorable Prasanna Ranatunga, MP, Minister of Toursim of Sri Lanka.

During the meeting, High Commissioner Omar and the Minister discussed on various issues related to tourism due to COVID-19 and border closure. Further, both discussed on tourism recovery, border openings, future standards, safety and services promoting serendipity and beauty of both countries.

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High Commissioner Omar met with State Minister of Finance,Capital Market and State Enterprise Reforms of Sri Lanka

Colombo
7 September 2020

High Commissioner Omar Abdul Razzak met with Honorable Ajith Nivard Cabraal, MP State Minister of Finance, Capital Market and State Enterprise Reforms of Sri Lanka today.

The two discussed on economic recovery from the present situation due to COVID-19 and its effect on lock down.

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High Commissioner Omar met with the Foreign Secretary

Colombo
4 September 2020

His Excellency Omar Abdul Razzak, High Commissioner Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary met with His Excellency Admiral Prof. Jayanath Colombage, Foreign Secretary of Sri Lanka.

During the meeting held at the Ministry of Foreign Relations of Sri Lanka today, a wide range of constructive views were exchanged on topics concerning to Maldives and Sri Lanka.

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