(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The railway union strike which was launched at 12 noon today was called off a short while ago after the government agreed to meet their demands."Railway union strike called off"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Saudi women will be allowed to start driving in the kingdom from June 24, the General Department of Traffic Director General Mohammed Bassami said on Tuesday."Women to start driving in Saudi Arabia from June 24"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Embassy of Sri Lanka joined 52 other embassies on Saturday to open its doors to the public as part of the annual Passport D.C.: Around the World Embassy Tour."Sri Lanka Embassy in Washington Hosts Open House for the Public"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday told parliament that the last three years demonstrated the country is still lacking in political and social maturity needed to realise the objectives of a coalition government."President stresses collective effort to overcome challenges"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Heavy rains of above 100 mm are expected particularly in Central, Sabaragamuwa, Uva and Eastern provinces and in Galle, Matara and Polonnaruwa districts, the Meteorology Department said."Heavy rains in several provinces, districts today"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka’s Policy Development Office of the Prime Minister’s Office along with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has launched a project to develop the bamboo industry in the country."Sri Lanka teams up with UNIDO to develop bamboo industry"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) will hold a session on “Bilateral Trade between Sri Lanka and France”."National Chamber Seminar on ‘Bilateral Trade between Sri Lanka and France’ tomorrow"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka’s tourist arrivals rose 12.6 percent in April this year compared to the same period last year, the data released by the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) showed."Sri Lanka tourist arrivals up by 12.6 percent in April 2018"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –President Donald Trump announced Tuesday he is quitting the Iran nuclear deal, pitting him against the United States’ closest allies and leaving the future of Tehran’s nuclear ambitions in question."Trump withdraws from Iran nuclear deal, isolating him further from world"