(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Central Bank of Sri Lanka has requested the country’s licensed banks to grant several concessions to those individuals and entities in the tourism industry to revive the industry that took a severe blow after the Easter Sunday suicide attacks on churches and hotels."Sri Lanka Central Bank requests licensed banks to grant concessions to revive tourism industry"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lanka’s state revenues have increased by Rs 93 billion last year compared to 2017, the Central Bank said."Sri Lanka state revenues increased by Rs. 93 bn last year"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The Governments of Japan, India, and Sri Lanka have agreed to jointly develop the Port of Colombo, Nikkei Asian Review has learned, as the Indian Ocean becomes more integral to global trade."Japan and India to develop Colombo Port, countering Belt and Road"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Secretary General of the UNWTO called on the global community to offer its unwavering support to Sri Lanka through Tourism at this critical moment noting that hotels, beaches and other sites of interests are open as usual."UNWTO calls on global community to support Sri Lanka tourism"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Stafford International School, Colombo 7 categorically rejects any claim or responsibility towards the image circulating on WhatsApp and on social media platforms, claiming its teachers are posting islamophobic comments on social media."Stafford International School in Sri Lanka Clarifies and Rejects Baseless Accusations Circulating on Social Media"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sleep is essential for the optimal functioning of our bodies. Poor sleep can affect physical and mental performance and even cause mood alterations."Get Back to Quality Sleep with Sleep Diagnostic Services at Durdans Hospital"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, announces the availability ofNokia 1 Plus in Sri Lanka – the latest member of its Android (Go edition) smartphone family.One of the first global Android 9 (Go edition) smartphones,Nokia 1 Plus brings solidimaging in a high-qualityNokia design with a largescreen."Upgradeyour entry smartphone experience with Nokia 1 Plus- Now available in Sri Lanka"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)on Monday (May 13) completed the fifth review of Sri Lanka’s economic performance under the program supported by Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) and approved a US$ 164.1 million disbursement."IMF completes Fifth Review of Sri Lanka fund arrangement, approves US$ 164 mn disbursement and extension of EFF"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –: Airtel Lanka,launched itsmusic streaming app – Wynk Music in Sri Lanka, allowing users to enjoy a seamless and personalised music experience on their smartphones."Airtel launches itsmusic streaming app -Wynk Music in Sri Lanka"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lanka’s Cabinet of Ministers has given the nod for the government to purchase 325 luxury buses form Lanka Ashok Leyland at a cost of over Rs. 3.6 billion to provide a more comfortable and quality and secure transportation service to the public."Sri Lanka to purchase 325 luxury buses from Ashok Leyland at a cost of over Rs. 3.6 billion"