President Maithripala Sirisena left for Philippines on a five-day state visit today.
A delegation of 13 members would be accompanying the President during his visit in Manila. (T.K.G. Kapila)
Comments - 29
ANTON Tuesday, 15 January 2019 11:53 AM
THAT IS WHY OUR COUNTRY IS LOCATED IN THE MOST CENTRAL POINT OF THE WORLD MAP.
Nikan-Sena Tuesday, 15 January 2019 07:08 PM
Atha wana, wana yanawa.Kohe yanawada thanne ne!!!
Jude Tuesday, 15 January 2019 11:53 AM
These monkeys wine and dine, then make overseas trips on Poor Lankans DIME !! Huh !!
johan Tuesday, 15 January 2019 02:02 PM
Going as tourist to enjoy before he is sent out by thepeople by end 2019
Samson Tuesday, 15 January 2019 11:57 AM
Visiting for the sake of visiting on public funds. Wonder whether these people have ever seen the colour of a foreign land prior to politics.
Citizen Tuesday, 15 January 2019 01:39 PM
Simple answer - NO
Jude Tuesday, 15 January 2019 11:59 AM
CAN'T understand why Lankan leaders and Ministers making constant overseas trips on Poor Lankans DIME!!??? And these monkeys stay in MOST Luxurious and Expensive Hotels !!! Huh!!
Premalal Tuesday, 15 January 2019 02:11 PM
They get the most handsome allowances for doing so. All those rewards voted in by themselves. We get the taxes.
Kadmin Tuesday, 15 January 2019 01:05 PM
Don't come back.
BSP Tuesday, 15 January 2019 01:54 PM
Cannot imagine how he faces these foreign leaders after his shameless actions here
Premalal Tuesday, 15 January 2019 02:13 PM
Ta Ta, Bey bey, please have a very long holiday like 10 years so that we don't have to see your mug shot in the news.
munsir Tuesday, 15 January 2019 03:15 PM
Going to taste Balut (fertilized) eggs which is famous in the Philippines.
RR Tuesday, 15 January 2019 03:15 PM
Should arrive before the Pongal is over and enjoy the Chakkarai Pongal with one or two Methu Vaddai.Have a good time. Pongal is not a holiday in Sri Lanka and dont think there will be any Pongal for you Sri Lanka.
RP Tuesday, 15 January 2019 03:25 PM
Arnold Tuesday, 15 January 2019 03:32 PM
Why do out leaders keep making official visits to countries with which we have very little trade?
Sunil Tuesday, 15 January 2019 03:33 PM
So SLFP office sealed again???
Jack Tuesday, 15 January 2019 03:42 PM
Wow. Don’t forget to enjoy Philippine’s ‘special’ items
upali Tuesday, 15 January 2019 05:48 PM
Yah... See you at HIgh socirty in Angeles City
Ashok Tuesday, 15 January 2019 03:47 PM
Must Be To Check Philippines Constitution?
john frazer Tuesday, 15 January 2019 04:04 PM
HONESTLY PL TEL ME WHAT CAN WE EXPECT FROM PHILIPPINESIN GDP TERMS THEY ARE FAR BEHIND SRI LANKA ITS A UTTER WAST OF PUBLIC MONEY
Ashok Tuesday, 15 January 2019 05:09 PM
You are Wrong John SL is nowhere near Philippines GDP.
Fred Tuesday, 15 January 2019 07:23 PM
John Frazer, You are missing the point. Don't ask what we can expect from the Philipines, ask what HE can gain from going there!
Juan De Cruz Wednesday, 16 January 2019 03:17 PM
Where did you get that information? SL GDP is 87.17 billion USD (2017)The Philippines: 313.6 billion USD (2017)The Philippines is way ahead 3x than SL. Not behind.
Gam Mirris Tuesday, 15 January 2019 05:01 PM
This is the reason he is visiting Phillipines - to cut a business deal on behalf of his brother Dudley. No doubt Sira has shares in the company. Should be reported to the corruption courts.Google Araliya Group inks fertilizer importation agreement Philippines
johnny Tuesday, 15 January 2019 05:40 PM
Have a wonderful trip Mr,president
Upul Tuesday, 15 January 2019 05:55 PM
Hmm.. Only less than a year for all these freebies, and he is taking the maximum use of it. Please let us know the quality of cashews now, if flying SL airlines.
Palli Kanda Tuesday, 15 January 2019 06:02 PM
Philippines probably the only country that will recognise our puppet gamarala President. Can we have the names of the 13 delegates please?.
James Tuesday, 15 January 2019 07:16 PM
Make a visit to Thailand and go for a ping pong show, you will like it.
Coconut Republic Tuesday, 15 January 2019 08:30 PM
Mr President, come back strongly to eradicate the drug menace since the police is under the control of you along with the forces. Good luck
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