The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) says it issued directions on foreign currency borrowings by Licensed Finance Companies (LFCs) on 9th April 2021 with a view to provide flexibility for LFCs to obtain low-cost funding from foreign sources to support their business expansions. MORE..
17 Apr 2021 (12:25 AM)
Two persons have sustained injuries after the Police Special Task Force (STF) officers opened fire at a Cab that defied the orders to stop at a checkpoint in Point Pedro in Jaffna. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (12:40 PM)
The Ministry of Health says 303 more patients who were infected with coronavirus have been discharged from medical care. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (5:21 PM)
The Committee on Public Accounts (COPA) has informed the officials of the Ministry of Health to conduct an immediate and comprehensive inspection regarding the harmful substances in food including imported food items such as coconut oil, given that such authority is vested with the Ministry of Health. MORE..
17 Apr 2021 (12:02 AM)
The National Building Research Organization (NBRO) has issued landslide warnings for three districts - Kegalle, Matale and Kandy. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (12:13 PM)
More than 3 million deaths related to COVID-19 infection have been reported around the world, foreign media reported. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (3:47 PM)