Sri Lanka’s economic grew by only 3.
Hong Kong -based CK Hutchison and UAE-basedEtisalat have agreed to merge their mobile businesses in Sri Lanka, operating under the names Hutch Lanka and Etisalat Lanka.
Sri Lanka’s Tourism Development Minister John Amaratunga on Thursday raised concerns of interference in the implementation of the law by the relevant authorities in the removal of unauthorised constructions as in the case of the Mirissa Surf Bar.
Recent political developments in Sri Lanka have triggered uncertainty over reform momentum and fiscal consolidation while prolonged upheaval could undermine investor confidence ahead of large external debt maturities in 2019-22, Fitch Ratings warned in a report on Thursday.
The National Vesak Week has been declared from today till May 2.
The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) arrested a former Navy officer over ongoing investigations into the Avant Garde floating armoury, police said.
The most revered Relics from Sarnath, India would be in Sri Lanka for public exposition on the occasion of Vesak, the Indian High Commission in Colombo said.
All liquor shops,slaughter houses,casinos,betting centers and clubs should be closed down on April 29, 30 as both days declared as Vesak days,the Government Information Department said.
The UNP Working Committee today approved all the names proposed for top slots in the party's new Politburo with objections raised by some senior members.
A Sri Lankan origin Canadian citizen was among the 10 victims who passed away due to the van attack on pedestrians that took place in North Toronto on 23rd April 2018 at 1.