Sri Lanka will be calling for an immediate tender on Tuesday (Sep. 27) to procure coal for the Lakvijaya power plant in Norochcholai after the coal tender that was awarded on August 25 was cancelled, says General Manager of Lanka Coal Company, Namal Hewage. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (3:53 AM)
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)
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 Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) has expressed deep concerns at President Ranil Wickremesinghe s move to declare certain areas in Colombo District as high-security zones. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (1:26 AM)
Sixteen school children have been taken into police custody in connection with the forest fire at Ella Rock forest reserve. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (12:07 PM)
The police have arrested at least 84 individuals today following the protest organized by the Socialist Youth Union this evening Sep. 24). MORE..
24 Sep 2022 (7:44 PM)