China and Sri Lanka have agreed to speed up the negotiation process and strive for an early conclusion of a free trade agreement, thereby boosting the confidence in and stabilizing the expectations for their economic and trade cooperation, the Chinese Embassy in Colombo said. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (2:53 PM)
United States Permanent Representative to the UN Food and Agriculture Agencies in Rome Ambassador Cindy McCain is scheduled to arrive in the island today (25). MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (2:25 PM)
A passenger who had attempted to smuggle undeclared used mobile phones, laptops, gold biscuits and gold jewellery worth over Rs. 22 million into the country has been arrested at the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (9:05 PM)
Minister of Justice and Prison Affairs, Dr. Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe says that it is not possible to reduce the number of drug addicts without arresting the main drug traffickers in the country. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (7:26 PM)
Sri Lanka has asked a US judge to throw out a lawsuit over the South Asian country s debt default, saying the case brought by one bank is an "apparent attempt to gain leverage over a nation in crisis and jump ahead of other foreign creditors," according to Bloomberg. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (2:03 PM)
The Department of Meteorology says showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Uva, Northern, North-Central and Eastern provinces during the evening or night. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (9:43 AM)