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Wednesday, 12 December 2018 - 8:30
CWC chairman MP Arumugan Thondaman says that the strike the estate workers had carried out for eight days demanding the increase of daily basic wage up... Read More
 Thursday, 06 December 2018 - 7:52
The full legal advice on British Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal says that her Brexit backstop plan risks a "stalemate" and "protracted rounds... Read More
 Wednesday, 05 December 2018 - 7:38
Sri Lanka's Central Bank disputing the decisions by two global rating agencies to downgrade the island's credit rating said that the decisions are based... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 November 2018 - 7:30
Prices of vegetables have dramatically increased once again. It is reported that the price of certain vegetables have increased by as much as 200 to 300... Read More
 Friday, 09 November 2018 - 21:33
The Department of Agriculture has issued a warning of a fast-spreading type of caterpillar in the districts of Ampara, Anuradhapura and Kurunegala. The... Read More
 Saturday, 03 November 2018 - 13:01
The International Monetary Fund is monitoring a political situation in Sri Lanka and is in touch at a technical level, an official said. Sri Lanka has... Read More
 Thursday, 04 October 2018 - 19:07
The rupee depreciated further against the US Dollar, recording a new low, selling at 171 rupees and 42 cents. The US Dollar was buying at 167 rupees and... Read More
 Wednesday, 03 October 2018 - 13:47
The Cost of Living committee which met yesterday has decided to introduce a price control on rice.Accordingly, a kilogram of samba should be sold at 108... Read More
 Tuesday, 02 October 2018 - 15:24
As per a decision made by the ice manufacturers union , the price of a cube of industrial ice will be increased by 30 rupees.The increase is a consequence... Read More
 Sunday, 23 September 2018 - 10:05
Central Bank Governor Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy says that if necessity arises the Central Bank will intervene aggressively to maintain the exchange rate.... Read More
 Friday, 21 September 2018 - 13:56
Sri Lanka rupee continued to depreciate against the US dollar, passing the Rs. 170 mark for the first time. Accordingly, the selling rate of a dollar is... Read More
 Thursday, 20 September 2018 - 15:39
The Vehicle importers union has voiced its objections to the decision made by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka to impose a 100 per cent margin deposit requirement... Read More
 Thursday, 20 September 2018 - 13:20
The government has planned to set up an environmentally friendly industrial zone adjacent to the Kankesanthurai cement factory. The zone is to be set up... Read More
 Wednesday, 19 September 2018 - 10:05
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide a loan of Rs. 8 billion (USD 50 million) for a rooftop solar power generation project. An agreement... Read More
 Tuesday, 18 September 2018 - 14:04
The Sri Lankan rupee has depreciated further against the US dollar today. Accordingy, the selling rate of the rupee against the dollar is Rs. 166.64. Read More
 Tuesday, 18 September 2018 - 13:54
India has agreed to fund the building of an airconditioned storage facility in Dambulla. The agreement was signed yesterday. Accordingly, India will... Read More