Finance Minister makes final touches to his ‘Mangala’ budget at 'Rainbows'

8 November 2017 - 119   - 0

The final touches are being made to Sri Lanka’s 2018 Designer budget which will be presented in parliament tomorrow.

It will spell out the government’s economic policy and direction for the year 2018 while providing concessions for the middle class and small and medium scale entrepreneurs and youth entering the business arena.

Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala Samaraweera has been finalizing the contents of the 2018 Budget with Dr. R.S.H.Samaratunga, Secretary to the Ministry of Finance and Mass Media at the Minister’s' residence “Rainbows” at Bolgoda Lake at Moratuwa (as seen in the picture) (Bandula)

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