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UNWTO calls on global community to support Sri Lanka tourism

UNWTO calls on global community to support Sri Lanka tourism 0

🕔12:40, 16.May 2019

Secretary General of the UNWTO called on the global community to offer its unwavering support to Sri Lanka through Tourism at this critical moment noting that hotels, beaches and other sites of interests are open as usual. In a video

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New measures to safeguard TFC depositors

New measures to safeguard TFC depositors 0

🕔19:32, 15.May 2019

The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka initiated a number of regulatory actions, as temporary measures, under the provisions of Finance Business Act, on The Finance Company PLC with a view to safeguard the interests of the

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300 million rupees released as loans under Thurunu Diriya

300 million rupees released as loans under Thurunu Diriya 0

🕔19:26, 9.May 2019

The Prime Minister’s Policy Development Office says that more than 300 million rupees had so far been given as entrepreneur loans under the BOC Thurunu Diriya Loan Scheme. This money had been distributed among 730 young entrepreneurs. The highest number

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Seven billion rupees allocated for new industries

Seven billion rupees allocated for new industries 0

🕔18:52, 2.Apr 2019

Deputy Minister Buddhika Pathirana says 7 billion rupees has been set aside by the budget to establish new industries island wide. The Deputy Minister made the comment when he inspected issues of the entrepreneurs who have invested in the Poon-thottam

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1,000 million rupees without an interest to rice entrepreneurs

1,000 million rupees without an interest to rice entrepreneurs 0

🕔19:16, 31.Mar 2019

Minister Dr. Harsha de Silva says steps have been taken to grant 1,000 million rupees without an interest to the entrepreneurs with the aim of developing small and medium rice businesses. The Minister said this while attending the function to

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The Premier promises to give more support for investors

The Premier promises to give more support for investors 0

🕔19:20, 20.Mar 2019

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe states that the government is fully committed to provide facilities for the investors. The Premier was speaking at a special conference held in Colombo. He also responded to questions raised by the investors who attended the

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Maha season records biggest maize harvest

Maha season records biggest maize harvest 0

🕔19:00, 12.Mar 2019

Minister P. Harrison says that the biggest maize harvest in the history has been reported in thisMaha season. He made this statement at a function in Anuradhapura. The Govi Jana Abhiman program to felicitate farmers who won the competition in

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Sri Lanka targets 4 million tourists this year

Sri Lanka targets 4 million tourists this year 0

🕔18:27, 10.Feb 2019

Director General of the Sri Lanka Tourism and Hotel Management Institute Buddhika Hewawasam says about four million tourists will arrive in Sri Lanka this year. He said this while attending a program to educate the youth about the tourism industry.About

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Sri Lankan Airlines improves performance

Sri Lankan Airlines improves performance 0

🕔18:22, 24.Jan 2019

The national carrier, SriLankan Airlines, recorded a significant improvement in its performance for the nine months ended 31st December 2018 against the corresponding period in the previous year. Notable improvements were recorded in deployment of capacity, passenger and cargo revenue,

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Sri Lanka’s Government is to sign an agreement with the Japanese aid agency

Sri Lanka’s Government is to sign an agreement with the Japanese aid agency 0

🕔19:10, 3.Jan 2019

Sri Lanka’s Government is to sign an agreement with the Japanese aid agency, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), for a 200 billion yen soft loan to build a Light Rail Transit system. A government statement said the Cabinet of ministers

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