Alternative crops for Palm oil plantations

Tuesday, 04 May 2021 - 20:39

The Central Environmental Authority (CEA) has launched a program to introduce alternative cultivations for palm oil plantations.

Palm oil plantations has been cultivated in 12,000 hectares and within 5 years 20 percent of the land will be cleared and rubber or suitable crops will be cultivated.

Deadly party that spread covid takes the life of a pregnant mother
Monday, 10 May 2021 - 9:14

A pregnant woman who was receiving treatment for coronavirus infection died at the Karapitiya Hospital yesterday (09).Our regional correspondent stated... Read More

Special police operation to monitor public transport system
Monday, 10 May 2021 - 9:49

A special police operation will be carried out today to monitor whether COVID-19 health guidelines in the public transport system are adhered. Read More

Drop in foreign direct investment to SL
Monday, 10 May 2021 - 8:22

Foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows to BOI companies have dropped to US $ 687 million by 2020.The amount of investment received in 2019 was $ 1.18... Read More