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)
Sri Lanka has successfully tested artificial rain for the first time in the country with moderate rainfall experienced over the Maussakele Reservoir for around 45 minutes. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (6:39 PM)
A Singapore-based company in which stakes are held by the family members of former Indian Minister of State S. Jagathrakshakan of the DMK has been linked to a record foreign direct investment of $3.85 billion in an oil refinery in Sri Lanka. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (11:57 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 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)
The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) Resolution on Sri Lanka was adopted at the 40th session of the UNHRC held in Geneva, today (21). MORE..
21 Mar 2019 (10:45 PM)