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Chonging megapolis mayor says will encourage entrepreneurs to invest in SL

Chonging megapolis mayor says will encourage entrepreneurs to invest in SL

Mayor of the Chong Jin Megapolis in North Eastern China, Huang Jifan promised maximum support towards Sri Lanka’s exercise to transform the country into the economic centre in South Aisa…

Norway-Sri Lanka agree to increase cooperation

Norway-Sri Lanka agree to increase cooperation

Sri Lanka and Norway will take steps to increase cooperation in several areas, including fisheries, IT, energy, hydro and solar power as well as oil and gas exploration. This was…

Sri Lanka and Tanzania to expand business relations

Sri Lanka and Tanzania to expand business relations

Sri Lanka and Tanzania opened a new chapter in business and investment promotion between the two countries with the launch of the Sri Lanka Tanzania Investment Chamber in Dar es…

Sri Lanka to protect climate-friendly Mangroves ecosystem

Sri Lanka to protect climate-friendly Mangroves ecosystem

SRI Lanka’s government and environmentalists are working to protect tens of thousands of acres of mangrove forests. Mangroves are seawater-tolerant trees that help protect and build landmasses, absorb carbon from…

All set for LAWASIA Conference

All set for LAWASIA Conference

The 29th LAWASIA Conference will take place in Colombo from August 12 and 15. Founded in 1966, the organisation will mark its 50th anniversary with a gathering of legal luminaries…

Pakistan air force chief meets prime minister

Pakistan air force chief meets  prime minister

Chief of Air Staff (COAS) of the Pakistan Air Force Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman called on the Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on monday  at Temple Trees. Air Chief Marshal…

More Cambodia rice bound for China

More Cambodia rice bound for China

China plans to increase its rice import quota from Cambodia next year as the country braces for possible cutbacks by the European Union (EU) to limit milled rice imports from…

Lanka world’s first in breast feeding

Lanka world’s first in breast feeding

Sri Lankan has been placed first in the world in breastfeeding during an international survey conducted in 2016 with the participation of 121 countries. Cuba won second place, Health Services…

Minority leader gets Nepal post

Minority leader gets Nepal post

Nepal’s new Maoist Prime Minister Prachanda named a minority leader to the key position of home minister in his first appointments today, seeking reconciliation after months of protests by southern…

ADB approves $115m loan to enhance Sri Lanka power reliability

ADB approves $115m loan to enhance Sri Lanka power reliability

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has granted $115m loan to Sri Lanka to help the country achieve its goal of 100% electrification and improving power reliability. The country also secured…

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