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Court orders Hayleys, ETL to not re-export waste containers

The Court of Appeal issued an interim order on Wednesday (31 July) directing Hayleys Free Zone Ltd and ETL Colombo Ltd to not move out or re-export any of the goods of the two alleged waste consignments lying at the Colombo Port and the Katunayake hub without prior approval of the Court.

Mangala wants criminal charges filed against importers of waste

Minister of Finance Mangala Samaraweera told Parliament today (26 July) that he wants all parties responsible for importing waste containers criminally charged.