New Envoy of Sri Lanka in the UAE | Daily News

New Envoy of Sri Lanka in the UAE

Ambassador Malraj de Silva presented Letters of Credence to Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum at the Qasr Al Watan Presidential Palace.The presentation of credentials was followed by a courtesy call on Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum during which the Ambassador conveyed greetings from President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and the People of Sri Lanka to President Al Nahyan, Prime Minister Al Maktoum and other rulers and the People of the United Arab Emirates. During the courtesy call the Ambassador mentioned that Sri Lanka-United Arab Emirates friendly relations have grown exponentially covering a multitude of areas with mutual benefits and he also stated that Sri Lanka hopes to further uplift the existing bilateral relations to the best friend status.