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Sri Lankans forecasts positive growth of local real estate market in 2016

Sri Lankans forecasts positive growth of local real estate market in 2016

A new survey has revealed that 41 percent of Sri Lankans believe that demand for houses will increase in the next 12 months. According to a newly-released report from Lamudi…

Sri Lankan Tamil journalist’s kin oppose film release

Sri Lankan Tamil journalist’s kin oppose film release

Opposing the release of a Tamil film based on the life of a slain Sri Lankan Tamil journalist Isaipriya, titled ‘ Porkalathil Oru Poo ’, her mother and sister have…

Rs 40 bn Megalopolis project begins Friday

Rs 40 bn Megalopolis project begins Friday

The ground breaking ceremony for the Western Province Megalopolis project at a cost of Rs. 40 billion will be unveiled tomorrow with plans to merge Colombo, Gampaha and Kalutara districts.…

Bahrain International Airport awards $1.1B in contracts for renovation projects

Bahrain International Airport awards $1.1B in contracts for renovation projects

Contracts worth $1.1 billion to build a brand new terminal at Bahrain International Airport (BIA), which will be able to receive nearly 14 million passengers, were awarded yesterday. This includes five agreements…

Japan unveils first homegrown stealth fighter prototype

Japan unveils first homegrown stealth fighter prototype

A prototype of the first Japan-made stealth fighter was unveiled to the media Thursday at a Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. factory in central Japan. The Defense Ministry’s Acquisition, Technology and…

Sri Lanka: New government makes significant progress

Sri Lanka: New government makes significant progress

Sri Lanka’s government, elected in January 2015, ended the pervasive culture of surveillance and censorship and embarked on reforms aimed to undo years of increasingly authoritarian rule, Human Rights Watch…

India to deepen economic, commercial ties with Sri Lanka

India to deepen economic, commercial ties with Sri Lanka

India looks to deepen its economic and commercial ties with Sri Lanka and has maintained that the island nation continues to be a key part of India’s “neighbourhood first” policy,…

Governor of Riyadh region receives ambassador of Sri Lanka

Governor of Riyadh region receives ambassador of Sri Lanka

Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh Region, received here yesterday Sri Lanka’s ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Mohammed Azmi. During the meeting, they exchanged cordial…

The third Republic

The third Republic

A Constitution is the nation’s political and legal Bible which cannot be tampered with except in extraordinary circumstances. Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party and…

Remotely possible: Saudi Arabia launches work-from-home program

Remotely possible: Saudi Arabia launches work-from-home program

The remote employment program launched recently by the Labor Ministry will offer 200,000 work opportunities for people struggling to travel to their workplaces, according to the Labor Ministry. A source…

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