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Development will be further strengthened after securing full power soon – PM

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that his government, without permanent or presidential powers has made exceptional development within the country through tough challenges and says that development will be further strengthened after securing full power and stability in the near future.


Rapid developmental efforts in Vanni – PM

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that the government is looking to make the Vanni district in the Northern Province one of the most developed parts of the island before 2024.


Sri Lanka Navy Reverse Osmosis Plants serving areas hit by CKDu

Reverse Osmosis Plants built and run by the Sri Lanka Navy are helping thousands of rural households hit by Chronic Kidney Disease.


Over 8 million employed in 1Q of 2019

During the first quarter of 2019, the total number of employed persons in Sri Lanka is estimated at about 8.2 million. Of which, about 47.1 per cent engaged in the Service sector, 28.3 per cent in Industries sector and 24.7 per cent in the Agriculture sector.


New buses for SLTB

The Sri Lanka Transport Board (SLTB) has launched a new bus service at the Shalika Grounds in Narahenpita today (27) under the patronage of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.


Port city legislation to be presented to Cabinet shortly

Non Cabinet Minister of Economic Reforms and Public Distribution Harsha De Silva said that the legislation pertaining to Port City shall be presented to the Cabinet within the next few weeks.