(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The Ministry of Finance and Media says a price hike of sugar will not be permitted as the international price of sugar has been drastically reduced due to excess sugar in the world market."Finance Ministry not to allow price hike in sugar"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –In keeping with its strategy of optimizing and rationalizing market opportunities throughout its route network, SriLankan Airlines will be introducing a range of significant changes to its winter schedule."SriLankan Airlines makes progressive changes to its Winter 2018 schedule"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –It was an enriching morning for cardiac patients and general public at the latest edition of Heart Health Forum themed “Health that Makes the Heart Go On” held recently."Durdans Hospital Holds Latest Heart Health Forum"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –A proposal has been made by the Cost of Living Committee appointed by the Cabinet, to increase the price of gas and reduce the price of milk powder."Price of gas to increase, milk powder price to be reduced"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – India and Sri Lanka signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today for construction of a 5000-metric ton temperature controlled warehouse in Dambulla, Central Province. Indian grant assistance of SLR 300 million will be utilized for this purpose."300 million Indian grant assistance to set up 5000-metric ton cold storage in Dambulla to boost agriculture sector"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Ministry of Finance and Mass Media Monday announced that the Value Added Tax (VAT) on imported fabric has been reduced to 5 percent."Sri Lanka reduces VAT on imported fabric to 5 percent"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lanka’s State Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development and Rural Economy Dilip Wedaarachchi says a comprehensive program will be launched island wide at the village level to boost the ornamental fish industry producing ornamental fish that are high in demand globally."Sri Lanka to promote ornamental fish industry at village level"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lanka’s position as a tourist destination will be further consolidated with the newly set industry targets, which include four million tourist arrivals, 600, 000 direct employments and US $ 7 billion revenue from tourism in 2020, said Minister of Tourism Development and Christian Religious Affairs John Amaratunga."Four mn tourist arrivals, US $ 7 bn revenue by 2020"