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)
The Ministry of Health reports that another 30 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 bringing the tally of fresh cases detected within the day to 159. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (11:09 PM)
Authorities said on Friday that it was still too early to know what motivated a gunman who killed eight employees at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis and wounded several others before taking his own life. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (10:28 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)
A 27-year-old who was in possession of 2.4 kg of crystal methamphetamine - commonly known as Ice has been taken into custody in the area of Hunupitiya in Wattala. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (8:01 AM)
At least 41 Sri Lankan women, the majority of whom are migrant domestic workers, have spent months on end arbitrarily detained at a deportation center in Saudi Arabia, awaiting repatriation to their home country, Amnesty International revealed today. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (3:37 AM)