Fitch Ratings has downgraded Sri Lanka's Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to 'CCC'.
Four persons have been taken into custody in Eravur for posting and sharing content on social media platforms to commemorate Maveerar Naal (Great Heroes Day) of Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), police said.
At least 17 passengers who returned from overseas were injured when the bus slid off the road and crashed into a pipeline in Palai, Jaffna, police said.
The Office on Missing Persons (OMP) is publishing a list of complaints and information regarding missing and disappeared persons received by the OMP which will be made available at the OMP Head Office in Colombo and its Regional Offices in Batticaloa, Jaffna, Mannar and Matara, the office said.
Sri Lanka’s Ambassador to Indonesia and ASEAN, Yasoja Gunasekera met with the Indonesian Deputy Minister for Production and Marketing Victoria Simanungkalit recently at the Sri Lanka Embassy in Jakarta, the Embassy announced.
Drone technology was used to sprinkle carbonic fertiliser for the first time in Sri Lanka recently in a experimental programme conducted at the Panvila field in Ratgama.
Sri Lanka is scheduled to host the 4th National Security Adviser (NSA) Level Trilateral Meeting on Maritime Security Cooperation between India, Maldives and Sri Lanka on today and tomorrow in Colombo, Defence Ministry said.
Thirty eight (38) Sri Lankans have been successfully evacuated from the Tigray region in the northern part of Ethiopia by the Sri Lanka Embassy in Addis Ababa and the United Nations in Ethiopia.
Commercial banks have been directed to bring down interest rates on lending to restart economic activities and promote sectors with higher growth and earning prospects, the Central Bank (CB) announced on Thursday.
The Central Bank (CB) has disbursed Rs.
Raising concerns into widespread illegal forest resources degradation, Defence Secretary Maj.