• Maldives – Murder of blogger Yameen Rasheed (April 23)

    26 April 2017

    Maldives – Murder of blogger Yameen Rasheed (April 23)

    France condemns the cowardly murder, on April 23 in Malé, of Maldivian blogger Yameen Rasheed, a champion of free expression and religious tolerance.
    We offer his family our condolences and call on the Maldivian authorities to thoroughly investigate this heinous act.
    France reiterates its commitment to fundamental rights and the freedom of (...)

  • A French-German co-production film series in Colombo!

    26 April 2017

    A French-German co-production film series in Colombo!

    The Alliance française de Kotte and the Goethe-Institut Sri Lanka invite you to their French-German co-production film series, starting on Friday 28th April, until 9th June 2017 at 7pm. All films will be shown in their original language with English subtitles. Free entrance.

  • Collapse of the garbage dump in Meethotamulla

    17 April 2017

    Collapse of the garbage dump in Meethotamulla

    We were deeply shocked to learn of the death of numerous people in the collapse of the garbage dump in Meethotamulla on 14, April 2017.
    France extends its condolences to the victims’ families. We extend our support and solidarity to the Sri Lankan authorities and people at this painful time.

  • Business France publishes 2016 Annual Report

    4 April 2017

    Business France publishes 2016 Annual Report

    FRANCE: AN INCREASINGLY ATTRACTIVE INVESTMENT LOCATION
    Foreign investors regularly acclaim France as an attractive and innovative economy. More than one-third (38%) of foreign decision-makers believe France has become an increasingly attractive proposition in recent years, while three-quarters of them now think that France is an attractive destination.
    Business France, the national agency (...)

  • A Sri Lankan delegation visits the Reunion Island - French Overseas (...)

    3 April 2017

    A Sri Lankan delegation visits the Reunion Island - French (...)

    On invitation from the French Agency for Development (AFD), an Official Delegation headed by Mr. M.I.M. Rafeek, Secretary to the Ministry of National Policies and Economic Affairs is on an official visit in the Reunion Island from 1st to 7th of April 2017.
    The delegation is comprised of key public officers, Mr. Rathnayake, Director General of Department of External Resources, Mr. Mudalige, (...)

    News

    • MAY DAY

      28 April 2017

      MAY DAY

      On the occasion of the May Day, the Embassy will be closed to the public on 1st of May.

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    • A French-German co-production film series in Colombo!

      26 April 2017

      A French-German co-production film series in Colombo!

      The Alliance française de Kotte and the Goethe-Institut Sri Lanka invite you to their French-German co-production film series, starting on Friday 28th April, until 9th June 2017 at 7pm. All films will be shown in their (...)

      [read...]
    • Collapse of the garbage dump in Meethotamulla

      17 April 2017

      Collapse of the garbage dump in Meethotamulla

      We were deeply shocked to learn of the death of numerous people in the collapse of the garbage dump in Meethotamulla on 14, April 2017.
      France extends its condolences to the victims’ families. We extend our support and (...)

      [read...]

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