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A successful big onion harvest from the Polonnaruwa district

A successful big onion harvest from the Polonnaruwa district 0

🕔19:08, 5.Oct 2019

A successful big onion harvest has been received from the Polonnaruwa district. Big onions are mostly cultivated at Elahera area. Farmers say that they have commenced harvesting and they are getting a high price of 250 rupees for a kilogram

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High demand for Low Country tea

High demand for Low Country tea 0

🕔19:22, 30.Sep 2019

There is a high demand for low country tea.At a recent tea auction in Colombo it was reported that there was a high demand for low country tea. Around 6.6 kilograms of low country tea had come up for sale

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SRI LANKA VOTED WORLD’S BEST ISLAND

SRI LANKA VOTED WORLD’S BEST ISLAND 0

🕔16:24, 15.Aug 2019

In a survey carried out by the ‘Travel and Leisure’ Website, Sri Lanka has emerged as the world’s best island to travel in 2019. According to ‘Travel and Leisure’, this was the first time Sri Lanka made it to the

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Sri Lanka is continuing to be the top destination for 2019

Sri Lanka is continuing to be the top destination for 2019 0

🕔18:49, 2.Jul 2019

Travel publisher Lonely Planet says Sri Lanka is continuing to be the top destination for 2019 despite the Easter Sunday terror attacks. The travel publication, one of the most popular in the world, maintained Sri Lanka as number one, while

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More tourists at Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

More tourists at Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage 0

🕔18:52, 1.Jun 2019

Assistant Director of the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage Mihiran Medawala says that the number of local and foreign tourists visiting the orphanage is increasing daily. The government has taken steps immediately to strengthen the security of the country following the Easter

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An insurance scheme for local craftsmen

An insurance scheme for local craftsmen 0

🕔18:47, 1.Jun 2019

Deputy Minister Buddhika Pathirana says that an insurance scheme for local craftsmen will be introduced this year. The Deputy Minister mentioned this while attending the ceremony to open the Palmyrah products village at Vavuniya, Thandikulama area. A large number of

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Financialfacilities for eight new schemes further expanding the Enterprise Sri Lanka

Financialfacilities for eight new schemes further expanding the Enterprise Sri Lanka 0

🕔19:12, 31.May 2019

The Government has decided to grant financial facilities for eight new schemes further expanding the Enterprise Sri Lanka. This follows the receipt of the Cabinet approval for a proposal submitted by Minister Mangala Samaraweera to expand this loan scheme under

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Fruit factory to be set up at the Bingiriya Export Processing Zone

Fruit factory to be set up at the Bingiriya Export Processing Zone 0

🕔19:30, 30.May 2019

An agreement related to the construction of a Fruit Export Factory in the Bingiriya new Export Processing zone has been signed. The inking of the agreement took place under the patronage of Deputy Minister Nalin Bandara. Board of Investment Chairman

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Import of green gram to be halted

Import of green gram to be halted 0

🕔19:19, 27.May 2019

Minister P. Harrison has said that the import of green gram will be totally halted in the future. The Minister claimed that it is expected to cultivate green gram on an extent of 15,000 acres in the Hmbanthota District. He

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Colombo Harbour increases container handling

Colombo Harbour increases container handling 0

🕔19:10, 26.May 2019

The container handling the capacity of the Colombo Harbour has been increased by 9.1 percent last month.The Colombo Port has handled 441,437 containers in April last year. It was 482,910 last month. It has been possible due to the contribution

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