Press Release

IMG 6254ශි‍්‍ර ලංකා පුවත්පත් මණ්ඩලය මඟින් සංවිධානය කරනු ලබන ප‍්‍රාදේශීය මාධ්‍යවේදී වැඩමුළු මාලාවේ යාපනය දිස්ති‍්‍රක් ප‍්‍රාදේශිය මාධ්‍යවේදී වැඩමුළුව උතුරු පලාත් සභාවේ සභාපති සී.වී.කේ සිවඥානම් මැතිතුමාගේ ප‍්‍රධානත්වයෙන් යාපනය දිස්ති‍්‍රක් ලේකම් කාර්යාලයේදී පසුගියදා (2016/03/26) පැවත්වුණිි.

The third seminar of the series of monthly seminars conducted by the Sri Lanka Press Council had been held recently (26.02.2016) on “Investigative Reporting and its Current Trends” in the Auditorium of the Department of Government Information. The lecture was conducted by the veteran journalist and Consultant Editor of “Ravaya” Mr. Victor Ivan.

A Chinese delegation comprised of four Professors related to the field of Mass Media recently (16.11.2015) visited the Sri Lanka Press Council. The prime objective of this visit was to discuss on the programmes and strategies proposed to be launched in relation to inter-cultural exchanges between the two countries. This delegation comprised of representatives from publication sector, institutions to protect cultural heritage as well as representatives from stakeholders of current trends in mass media expressed views on the importance of launching programmes to further strengthen inter-cultural relations between the countries. As a preliminary step, it has been proposed to implement training programmes for journalists at the end of this year or in the first quarter of the ensuing year.