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Oldest and largest archaeological museum opens after preservation

Oldest and largest archaeological museum opens after preservation

Archaeological Museum of Anuradhapura, the oldest and largest archaeological museum under control of the Department of Archaeology of Sri Lanka, was opened to the public yesterday after preservation.The preservation of…

Japanese investor to start manufacturing flexible packaging for Sri Lanka Tea Industry

Japanese investor to start manufacturing flexible packaging for Sri Lanka Tea Industry

Sri Lanka’s Board of Investment signed an agreement with a Japanese company to establish a plant that will be manufacturing flexible packaging that will be utilized by the local Tea…

Visiting Indian MP Kanimozhi discusses fisheries issue with PM

Visiting Indian MP Kanimozhi discusses fisheries issue with PM

The fisheries issue in the Palk Strait and the situation of detained Indian fisher crews as well as co-operation against cross-border extremist terror outfits were subjects of discussion when rising…

India, Sri Lanka begin joint naval military drill in Bay of Bengal

India, Sri Lanka begin joint naval military drill in Bay of Bengal

India and Sri Lanka on Tuesday began joint naval military exercises in the Bay of Bengal off the Vizag port in Andhra Pradesh. Four naval ships from both countries which…

FM Marapana calls for peaceful engagement in Indian Ocean at IORA conference

FM Marapana calls for peaceful engagement in Indian Ocean at IORA conference

Foreign Minister Thilak Marapara called for cooperation and peaceful engagement in the Indian Ocean maritime domain by IORA members for creating a stable, secure environment, facilitative of economic prosperity. The Minister…

New British High Commissioner Meets the Speaker

New British High Commissioner Meets the Speaker

Sarah Hulton OBE, new High Commissioner of United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to Sri Lanka paid a courtesy call on Speaker Karu Jayasuriya today (09 September) at…

Moody’s revises its growth forecasts for 16 Asian economies

Moody’s revises its growth forecasts for 16 Asian economies

Moody’s Investors Service in a newly released report has revised downwards its GDP growth forecast for 16 economies in Asia Pacific. Of the 16, Hong Kong and Singapore have shown…

Sri Lanka to start oil production in 2023; Total, Equinor to study potential

Sri Lanka to start oil production in 2023; Total, Equinor to study potential

Sri Lanka has enlisted French major Total and Norway’s Equinor to study the hydrocarbon potential of two blocks, saying it aims to start oil production in the island nation in…

‘Ram Setu is an ancient Indian engineering marvel,’ HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal tells IIT students

‘Ram Setu is an ancient Indian engineering marvel,’ HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal tells IIT students

Union Minister for Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal on Tuesday claimed that the Ram Setu was an ancient Indian engineering feat that astonishes the world till date, and asked engineers to conduct…

Polish Airlines to launch direct flights to Sri Lanka from November

Polish Airlines to launch direct flights to Sri Lanka from November

Starting from the winter season, LOT will fly from Warsaw to Colombo in Sri Lanka with flights being operated seasonally, from November 3rd to March 28th, three times a week…

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