Colombo (News 1st) – At a media briefing held today (September 14), President Maithripala Sirisena spoke about the current fuel price situation in the country. Commenting on the Fuel Price Formula, the President said this formula had resulted in the increase in fuel prices, therefore he will take a...
Travel Daily (press release) (blog) Commenting on the architectural design of Le Grand, Galle, principal architect of the property, Philip Weeraratne from PWA Architects said: “Two extremely distinct and exclusive characteristics of this property were the stunning view of the world ...  
The Special Commission on salary structures stated that most proposals made to the commission were related to pensions. Accordingly, the commission has received 70 proposals. Chairperson of the Commission, S. Ranukge said that the deadline for the proposals... Read More
Colombo (News 1st) – The Central Bank has decided to conduct an independent investigation into allegations of irregularities in terms of Central Banks bonds and the Employees Provident Fund. Governor Dr. Indrajith Coomaraswamy said that the investigation will be carried out according to a recommendation made by the Presidential Commission...
Daily Mirror Meanwhile, Amaratunga revealed that the new country branding for Sri Lanka Tourism would be unveiled at ITB Berlin (Internationale Tourismus-Börse Berlin) in March 2019, revising the earlier target to launch the new branding at the World Travel Mart ...
  Daily Mirror Sri Lanka has a lopsided tax system where duty permits are given to selected public servants to import vehicles paying a very low excise tax component, which discourages the true tax payers. “Not only does such a scheme encourage further rent seeking ... and more »
The United Kingdom (UK) and seven major companies today joined the EV30@30 campaign, which aims to speed up the deployment of electric vehicles and target at least 30 percent new electric vehicle sales by 2030. The expanded membership will strengthen the collective and coordinated approach to meeting the EV30@30 objectives....
COLOMBO (News 1st) – Owner of Perpetual Treasuries Limited, Arjun Aloysius and its CEO Kasun Palisena was further remanded till the 27th of September. The order was passed after the suspects were presented before the Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne today (September 13). In Court today, Additional Solicitor General and...
The following article based on the speech as prepared for delivery by Arun Kumar, Chairman and CEO of KPMG India at Sri Lanka Economic Summit. by Arun Kumar ( September 13, 2018, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) It is a great honour for me to be with you, and as always, a...
Daily Mirror   (MENAFN - NewsIn.Asia) Colombo, Sept 12 (newsin.asia) - Sri Lanka's Tourism Ministry has launched a new travel campaign to promote the island as a 'year round' tourist destination in order to boost arrivals during the lean months, local media reported ...
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