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)
A police officer has been assaulted on the roadside by two individuals in the area of Siyambalagaswewa in Mihintale. MORE..
24 Sep 2022 (8:48 PM)
Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ali Sabry said that confronted with overlapping challenges, developing countries and their economies are at extreme risk with Governments facing debt-default and financial collapse due to a lack of access to adequate capital, while people face rising poverty, unemployment, hunger and education disruption. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (11:40 AM)
The United States Ambassador to the UN Food and Agriculture Agencies in Rome, Cindy McCain, has called on President Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo today for a wide-ranging discussion. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (11:32 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)