The Southern Province Office of the Department for Registration of Persons and launching of the one day service for National Identity cards will be declared opened under the patronage of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at Galle on Thursday (6 Sept).
The government is planning a massive expansion of passenger and cargo boat services that will link Colombo with the suburbs, Negombo as far as Hanwella.
The boat service for transporting passengers operating along the Beira Lake from Union Place to Colombo Fort was launched under the auspices of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday (22 August)
The Megapolis and Western Development Ministry says that a boat service will be launched tomorrow (22 August), operating along the Beira Lake from Union Place to Colombo Fort.
Sri Lanka needs to ensure the Independence of the Electricity regulators - ASTW
The government has withdrawn the controversial Sri Lanka Electricity (Amendment) Bill which would have given the Minister in charge of Power and Energy sweeping powers that the Attorney General had said violates the Constitution
A special train service will be deployed from Colombo Fort to Badulla during the school vacation season, the Railways Department said in a statement.
A pricing formula will be implemented for flour in the near future, State Minister for Industry and Commerce Buddhika Pathirana said.
Strict action will be taken through Consumer Affairs Authority (CFA) against those who misuse formalin for food preservation, State Minister of Industry and Commerce Buddhika Pathirana said.
The Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) is not paying interest for security deposits consumers make when they sign up for the service, the Movement for Consumer Rights said.