SriLankan Airlines is cancelling six flights and rescheduling 10 others to alternate times of the day from January 6 to April 6, 2017 owning to the closure of the Katunayake airport between 8.
Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen arrived at the Presidential Commission of Inquiry to investigate and inquire into Serious Acts of Fraud, Corruption and Abuse of Power, State Resources and Privileges (PRECIFAC) this morning to record a statement on an alleged financial malpractice at Sathosa.
United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will be visiting Sri Lanka next week to witness the ongoing development, resettlement and reconciliation process in the country.
Sri Lankan Ambassador to Qatar, Prof (Dr) W M Karunadasa, yesterday clarified that the Stafford Sri Lankan School Doha will not be closed, as suspicion has been created in the community following a letter issued by the embassy on conducting board meetings of the school.
President Maithripala Sirisena denied a corruption allegation leveled by an Australian based website Sydney Herald that alleged of bribing incident of an employee of his office, when he served as the Minister of Agriculture and Agrarian Services, President Secretariat said.
The cabinet of Ministers this week approved the structure of the Coordinating Reconciliation Mechanisms (SCRM) and the required funding for its operations, a statement from the organization said.
(Reuters) -- Sri Lanka is seeking a consortium that must include a company from the Indian subcontinent to bid for a $400 million contract to build a port terminal, the ports minister said on Thursday.
At least ten local fishermen arrested by Navy yesterday in two separate incidents for engaging in illegal fishing activities, the Navy said.
The annual international Defence Seminar' will be held on September 1st and 2nd at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH), the army said.