To be briefed on new GSP Regulation and the new cycle of the EU GSP+ concessions
There had been no such negotiation or an ask for a lower rate
Women will instead be encouraged to seek high-paying skilled work abroad, Minister Nanayakkara said.
Sri Lanka is unable to buy Iran crude since 2012 after the US sanctions
An extension of the Hamilton case will give time to wrap up debt re-structuring
The IMF has strictly placed some reforms including in state sector enterprises, fiscal and monetary sectors
JICA will continue to be a partner in the country’s progress
NIC mandatory for those applying for the second phase of its Aswesuma program due to widespread welfare fraud.
Political stability and consistent energy were identified as key facilitators
Harsha de Silva re-appointed as COPF chair
Exporters specializing in tea, coconut and coconut-based products, spices, fruit and fruit-related items represented
India is attracting the attention of industrialised nations looking to increase trade relations
The budget has allocated 205 billion rupees for welfare payments in 2024
"The department will operate as a self-sustaining, profit-making institution independent of treasury funds," he said.
Our outlook on production should speedily switch to tradable goods or else face the consequences
Entrepreneurs and industrialists are invited to set up industries in the prison premises,
Indians account for one fifth of the total tourists to Sri Lanka and topped the arrivals
Rajeev Amarasuriya and Manil Jayesinghe appointed to Central Bank of Sri Lanka governing board
Anticipated rebound depends on effective debt restructuring and the implementation of key structural reforms
The deadline to submit Requests for Qualification for SriLankan Airlines has been extended further
Sri Lanka has been struggling to boost its tax revenue after an unprecedented economic crisis
Remittance is Sri Lanka's top foreign exchange earner
Talks to bolster bilateral relations further, interest in renewable energy, agriculture and direct aviation links
This signifies a significant step forward in stabilising the country’s energy finances, the official said.
Amid monetary stability provided by deflationary policy, the economy has started to recover and interest rates to fall
Fall of market interest rates has been slow compared to the central bank's policy rate cuts