Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera has withdrawn the Gazette issued on lifting the ban on women buying alcohol or working in places that sell or manufacture liquor and also the Gazette extending the opening hours for bars and pubs. MORE..
18 Jan 2018 (1:33 PM)
The delegates of the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation (ROSATOM) called on President Maithripala Sirisena at the Official Residence of the President, yesterday (17). MORE...
18 Jan 2018 (11:11 AM)
(UPDATE) CEB workers have decided to stage an immidiate island-wide strike in protest over the police assault on them this evening. MORE..
17 Jan 2018 (11:03 PM)
President Maithripala Sirisena says that he has instructed the Attorney General, the Director General of the Bribery Commission and other relevant officials to proceed with legal action based on the final report of the Bond Commission. MORE..
17 Jan 2018 (7:50 PM)
State Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardana says that President Maithripala Sirisena will definitely contest the next Presidential Election if the Constitution is not changed somehow. MORE..
18 Jan 2018 (12:56 PM)
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe stated that the government has adopted a strong and adaptable fiscal policy to ensure that the country enjoys a vast level of economic progress in the near future. MORE...
18 Jan 2018 (10:54 AM)