|The office of the Hony. Consulate General for Cyprus in Colombo was
opened on Sunday evening at Ceylinco Seylan Towers in the presence of Cyprus High
Commissioner, Mrs. Rea Yiordamlis, resident in New Delhi.
Deputy Foreign Minister
Harindra Corea, Foreign Secretary Lionel Fernando and Mr. William J. Perera, Hony. Consul
for Philippines in Sri Lanka representing the Association of Honorary Consuls were also
present on tis occasion.
The opening of the new office was followed by a reception for about 150 guests at the
Raja Bojun Restaurant of Ceylinco Seylan Towers. Members of the diplomatic and consular
corps and a large number of business leaders were present.
Deputy Foreign Minister Harindra Corea with
Cyprus High Commissioner to Sri Lanka (resident in New Delhi) and Mrs. Sicille P. C.
Kotelawala, Hony. Consul General, opens the new Colombo office of the Consulate General
for Cyprus in Sri Lanka.