Sri Lanka signed a $989-million loan with China s Exim Bank on Friday to build a highway linking the centre of the Indian Ocean island to a Chinese-built seaport in the south, the Sri Lankan finance ministry said. MORE..
23 Mar 2019 (3:01 AM)
The Sri Lankan government said on Thursday that Oman s government-controlled Oman Oil Co has made clear that it is interested in taking a 30 percent stake in a new oil refinery project on Sri Lanka s south coast. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (2:58 PM)
Three persons have been taken into custody by Sri Lanka Navy personnel with over 1,500 kilograms of Beedi leaves following a search operation in the sea area off Talaimannar this morning (22). MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (2:13 PM)
The Department of Meteorology has issued a heat advisory for the North-Western Province and Mannar, Kilinochchi, Mullaitivu, Vauniya, Trincomalee, Hambanthota and Monaragala districts. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (5:03 PM)
The Working Committee of the United National Party (UNP) has decided to hold the party s May Day rally in Colombo. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (11:53 AM)
The incumbent government had to allocate most of the country s revenues for social development, says Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (7:00 PM)