China Gotabaya Rajapaksa on his election as Sri Lankan President, saying they are ready to work with him for ‘greater progress’ in bilateral strategic ties and ensure ‘high-quality’ projects under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). MORE..
The Embassy of the United States of America in Colombo, adding well wishes for newly elected President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, commended the country on having a peaceful election. MORE..
Minister Rishad Bathiudeen, as the leader of the All Ceylon Makkal Congress (ACMC) and on behalf of its supporters, has congratulated President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on winning the people’s mandate in the recently held presidential election. MORE..
Colombo Stock Exchange today (18) recorded its highest All Share Price Index (ASPI) for this year, which rose to 106.54 points (1.77%) to 6,129.56. MORE..
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa says that he will establish a new government that can implement his policies. MORE..
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has extended an invitation to Sri Lanka’s President-elect Gotabaya Rajapaksa to visit India at his early convenience. MORE..
Non Cabinet Minister of Mass Media and State Minister of Defence Ruwan Wijewardene says that he will be resigning from his ministerial portfolios. MORE..
President Maithripala Sirisena extended his warm congratulations to Gotabhaya Rajapaksa who was elected as the 7th Executive President of Sri Lanka. MORE..
The United States is looking forward to working with President-elect Gotabaya Rajapaksa on issues of good governance, economic growth, the advancement of human rights and reconciliation in support of a strong, sovereign Sri Lanka, says US Ambassador to Sri Lanka Alaina B. Teplitz. MORE..
UNP Parliamentarian Kabir Hashim has announced his decision to step down as the chairman of the party and his ministerial portfolio. MORE..
Leaders of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Mahinda Rajapaksa requested all party activists and supporters to celebrate the election victory peacefully and without causing inconvenience to anyone. MORE..
The Chairman of the Election Commission Mahinda Deshapriya commended the outgoing President Maithripala Sirisena for maintaining an unbiased stance during this tight competition between two frontrunners. MORE..
Sri Lanka’s President-elect Gotabaya Rajapaksa says that he understands very well that he is the President of all the citizens of the country and not only to those who voted for him. MORE..
The Elections Commission declared that Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been elected as the President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka. MORE..
SLPP presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa has topped Maharagama polling division with 71,893 votes (65.60%). MORE..
NDF candidate Sajith Premadasa has obtained 37,967 votes (50.09%) from a tight competition in the Mawanella polling division in Kegalle District. MORE..
SLPP Presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa has bagged the victory of Gampaha District receiving 855,870 votes (59.28%). MORE..
Gotabaya Rajapaksa has secured a massive win in Monaragala District, leading the results with 208,814 votes (65.34%). MORE..
The final results of the Badulla District have been released with SLPP presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa winning the district by a majority of 24,505 votes. MORE..
NDF presidential candidate Sajith Premadasa is leading Colombo West, Colombo East, Colombo North and Borella polling divisions in Colombo District. MORE..