The Embassy launches a new website: www.bangkok.embassy.gov.lk
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Commerce Phumtham Wechayachai of the Kingdom of Thailand joins as Guest of Honour at Celebrations of the 76th Anniversary of Sri Lanka’s Independence at the Siam Society under the Royal Patronage in Bangkok on 09th February 2024
After signing Sri Lanka – Thailand Free Trade Agreement (SLTFTA) on 3 rd February 2024 in Colombo, and making new era of Sri Lanka – Thailand bilateral relations, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Commerce Phumtham Wechayachai, joined as Guest of Honour at Celebrations of Sri Lanka’s 76th Anniversary of Independence in Bangkok held at the Siam Society under the Royal Patronage in Bangkok on 09 th February 2024 organized by the Embassy and Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka in Thailand.
Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin successfully concludes Official Visit to Sri Lanka, 3-4 February 2024
Prime Minister Thavisin was in Sri Lanka on an invitation extended by President Ranil Wickremesinghe, to participate at the 76th Anniversary celebrations of Sri Lanka’s Independence as Guest of Honour and to witness the signing of the Sri Lanka – Thailand Free Trade Agreement (SLTFTA). In addition, both parties renewed the Air Services Agreement which was originally signed in 1950 and entered into a MoU on cooperation in the Gems and Jewellery sector. The Prime Minister was accompanied by the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Commerce, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Permanent Secretary of Foreign Affairs and other senior dignitaries of the Thai Government and a high-level business delegation.
The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Bangkok, today, launched its new official website www.bangkok.embassy.gov.lk. This revamped site will provide user-friendly access to a wide spectrum of information on Sri Lanka and the Embassy services. Hope it will help the overseas Sri Lankans, potential travellers and investors to experience maximum flexibility and efficiency in obtaining relevant information online.
In support of government’s approach for speedy recovery of tourism and export sectors, in the context of post Covid-19 situation, the new official website of the Mission contains an inclusive mini online platform ‘Visit Sri Lanka’ providing travel information in Thai Language. It also has connection to the Thai version of the ‘Buddhist Trail Tourism Microsite’ that was launched in Bangkok on the sidelines of the 65th Anniversary of the Thai-Sri Lanka diplomatic relations. Guidelines for prospective investors and businesses with regard to investment, business opportunities in Sri Lanka are also available under ‘Made in Sri Lanka’ and ‘Invest in Sri Lanka’, segments, which also contain product details, useful contacts etc..
The Mission wishes to thank the IT Administration of the Foreign Ministry and also the web developers at ‘PMGS Digital Marketing’, for the dedicated work and support extended to the Embassy.
The Sri Lanka Embassy in Bangkok appreciates any comments/views from our visitors and we hope it will be an interesting and useful online portal on Sri Lanka and also to facilitate obtaining services from the Sri Lanka Embassy in Bangkok.
Embassy of Sri Lanka
30th December 2020