The Cabinet of Ministers has green-lighted a proposal seeking to enter into necessary agreements with the World Bank to secure financing under the Sri Lanka Financial Sector Safety Net Strengthening Project. MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (2:36 PM)
The U.S. on Tuesday began imposing visa bans on people involved in violence in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, Washington officials said, after several appeals for Israel to do more prevent violence by Jewish settlers. MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (1:02 PM)
The Severe Cyclonic Storm "MICHAUNG" (pronounced as "MIGJAUM") over West-Central Bay of Bengal has crossed the Andhra Pradesh coast of India and this system is gradually weakening, according to the Meteorology Department. MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (9:06 AM)
In a momentous ceremony held today (Dec.05), the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) marked a significant chapter in the history with the ceremonial induction of two Harbin Y-12 IV aircraft at SLAF Base in Ratmalana. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (11:12 PM)
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) together with the Foreign Employment Bureau (SLBFE), through licensed commercial banks, commenced popularizing the new "Manusavi" Migrant Worker Loan Scheme from Monday (Dec.04). MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (1:01 AM)
Britain signed a new treaty with Rwanda on Tuesday which it said would overcome a court decision blocking its plan to deport asylum seekers to the East African country, a ruling that dealt a huge blow to the government s immigration policy. MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (9:13 AM)