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Merchandise export earnings surpass USD 11 Bn from Jan-Oct 2022

As per data released by Sri Lanka Customs, the earnings from merchandise exports have exceeded USD 11 billion from January to October 2022, the...

Luxury passenger cruise ship “Mein Schiff 5” arrives at Colombo Port

The luxury passenger cruise ship "Mein Schiff 5" has arrived at the Colombo Port this morning (Nov. 29) with 2,000 tourists on board, the...

LAUGFS Gas Ensures a Continuous Supply of LP Gas to All its Customers in the Country

LAUGFS Gas, one of the largest LP Gas suppliers in Sri Lanka is currently operating at maximum capacity, filling and distributing its LP Gas...

Petition filed seeking arrest of SDIG Deshabandu Tennakoon

A petition has been filed at the Court of Appeal seeking a writ order for the arrest of Senior Deputy Inspector General of Police...

Sagara named governing party representative of Constitutional Council

Prime Minister Dinesh Gunawardene has announced that MP Sagara Kariyawasam was named as the representative from the governing party for the Constitutional Council. The PM...

Current shortage of medicine will be resolved in three weeks – Health Secretary

Health Secretary Janaka Chandragupta yesterday stated that Rs.110 billion has been allocated in Budget 2023 only for the supply of medicines. He said that an...

G.C.E. A/L 2023 exam: Over 80 percent school attendance rate compulsory

A school attendance rate of over 80 percent will be made compulsory for students sitting G.C.E. Advanced Level examination from the year 2023 onwards,...

National Council sub-committee discuss on engaging universities for policy formulation

A preliminary discussion was held in Parliament pertaining to the future plan of getting support of the university academic staff through Vice-Chancellors for the...

Cabinet nod for proposed recommendations to restructure CEB

Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera says that Cabinet approval was granted to the recommendations proposed by the Committee on Restructuring the Ceylon...

Embassy official involved in human trafficking to Oman arrested at BIA

The third secretary of the Sri Lanka Embassy in Oman, E. Kushan has been arrested by the Criminal Investigation Department officers upon his arrival...

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