(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – “Fair Price Shops” will be established countrywide with private sector participation as a strategy to control the Cost of Living targeting the forthcoming Christmas and New Year season."Budget Pack for festive season"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The Australian High Commissioner, Bryce Hutchesson, launched a photographic exhibition at the Hall de Galle on 13 December celebrating 70 years of development cooperation between Australia and Sri Lanka."Better Together: Photographic Exhibition Celebrates Australia – Sri Lanka Cooperation"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak will undertake a two-day official visit to Sri Lanka starting from 17 December, the Malaysian Foreign Ministry said in a statement today."Malaysian Prime Minister to visit Sri Lanka on December 17"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, the Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force called on President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday (Dec. 12) at the Official Residence of the President."Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa called on President"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Two delegations representing Sri Lanka from the Ministry of Megapolis and Western Development and Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment took part in a conference on resilient infrastructure, to share experiences from Sri Lanka and draw lessons from the region for implementation in the country."Talking Resilient Infrastructure – Sharing and Learning Best Practices from the Region"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The ‘Entrepreneur of the Year award 2017’, award ceremony organized annually by the Federation of Chambers of Commerce & Industry to give due recognition to the Sri Lankan entrepreneurs who excel in their fields, was held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at the BMICH, yesterday (11)."Entrepreneur of the Year award 2017 under President’s patronage"
(INDIA, LANKAPUVATH) – Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma have tied the knot in Italy, after weeks of speculation that they were getting hitched."Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma tie the knot in Italy"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Washington D.C. took part in the Annual Winternational Embassy Showcase held on December 6 at the International Trade Center in Washington D.C."Sri Lanka participates in Annual Winternational Embassy Showcase in Washington D.C."
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –According to the latest data released by the Export Development Board (EDB), Merchandise export earnings recorded USD 9.5 billion for the eight months to October this year, showing substantial increases compared to USD 8.6 billion last year. Estimates in the services exports sector suggest an overall growth of 5.9% during the first eight months of the year, bringing total exports to USD 12.5 billion."Recorded USD 12.5 Bn export earnings in first eight months"