Latest on TVI

Tag Archives: Sri Lanka

Chinese expert warns India’s interventionist policy causing unrest in Maldives, region

SHANGHAI (PPA) — A senior Chinese expert on South Asia affairs has warned that India’s continued quest for interference in neighbor country’s internal affairs have caused political crisis in Maldives. Writing in Global Times on February 9, 2018, Chen Xizhong, a member with the Chinese Association for South Asian Studies suggested that India was trying to maintain its grip over ... Read More »

Pakistan’s Single Country Exhibition kicks off in Colombo

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena along with Minister for Commerce attended the event After successfully organizing the similar event in 2016 and 2017, the Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) in association with the High Commission of Pakistan in Sri Lanka is organizing “Pakistan Single Country Exhibition in Colombo from January 12 to 14, 2018 for the third consecutive year. ... Read More »

Pakistan whitewashed SriLanka with 5-0, first after 2008

Pakistan whitewash SriLanka with 5-0, first after 2008

Usman Shinwari’s maiden fiver leads Pakistan’s whitewash of Sri Lanka Pakistan Cricket Team has whitewashed Sri Lanka in the five-match One Day International series in Sharjah, it’s Pakistan’s first 5-0 win against any team since 2008. Pakistan achieved a convincing nine-wicket win in the 5th and final match for a 5-0 clean sweep of the series played in United Arab ... Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka to reach semi-finals

Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka to reach semi-finals

Pakistan will meet England in the first semi‑final at Cardiff on Wednesday Pakistan cricket team defeated Sri Lanka in a nail-biting contest after Sarfraz produced a captain’s innings of 61 not out in ICC Champions Trophy. Pakistan completed their three-wicket victory with 31 balls to spare, Pakistan to face England in first semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy. In yesterday match ... Read More »

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inaugurates PIA Premier

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inaugurates PIA Premier

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inaugurated PIA’s Premier Service at Benazir International Airport on Independence Day. The first flight of the Premier Service departed for London. The first of the three aircraft landed at Karachi airport on August 6, and the remaining two are expected to arrive by February 2017. In a briefing, the Prime Minister was told that planes for ... Read More »

Sri Lankan leaders hail arrival of Holy Relics from Pakistan

Sri Lankan Ministers receives holy relics.

An impressive ceremony was held in Sri Lanka to celebrate the arrival of Holy Relics from Pakistan’s Gandhara region. Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan said such exchanges will further strengthen cultural relations between Pakistan and Sri Lanka COLOMBO (Sri Lanka) – Religious and political leaders of Sri Lanka welcomed the Holy Relics of Lord Buddha from Pakistan’s Gandhara region in a ... Read More »

South Asia should improve citizens’ access to information: Experts

Speakers at first Regional Conference on Right to Information in South Asia organized by PILDAT held in Islamabad

Right to Information Laws alone will not ensure transparency public interest and use of the law is crucial: Experts agree at PILDAT Regional Conference on Right to Information in South Asia ISLAMABAD – Discussing the challenges to Right to Information (RTI) Act in South Asia at a conference in Islamabad, the delegates agreed that the South Asian states must improve ... Read More »

Pakistani delegation study labour migration governance in SL

Pakistani delegates with the Secretary, Ministry for Foreign Employment and his team

ISLAMABAD – Three government officials from the Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development and the Punjab Department of Labour and Human Resource visited Sri Lanka on 21-23 December 2015 to study their labour migration management system. The Pakistani delegation was hosted by the Sri Lanka Bureau of Foreign Employment (SLBFE), the regulatory authority of foreign employment which falls under the ... Read More »

Pakistan, Sri Lanka finalize JF-17 Thunder jets deal

JF-17-Thunder

COLOMBO (Sri Lanka) – Pakistan and Sri Lanka have signed an agreement under which the former would sale eight JF-17 Thunder aircraft to the latter in the initial stage despite Indian pressure. The agreement is part of several memorandum of understanding (MoUs)inked between Pakistan and Sri Lanka during Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s three-day visit to the island earlier today. The ... Read More »

Copyright © 2018 TVI