The cabinet had also directed the Legal Draftsman to prepare a bill to set up an International Trade Office
The government will buy 61,600 metric tonnes of paddy to produce 40,000 MT of rice.
I can tell this assembly that the talks are successful
The Health Minister said he needs an additional 10 billion rupees to purchase medicine in 2023
It is absolutely false when you say, that this is a voluntary participation
The motion was passed with 122 voting for and 62 voting against
The government should in fact worship the Biyagama money printing factory - Anura
The SDR allocation will benefit all members, address the long-term global need for reserves, build confidence
I have to take rupees from the central bank to get dollars. This is how it happens
Minister promises 50 to 75 rupee fall in prices in a week
Since the majority of public servants have also been vaccinated, the priority should be given to restore normalcy
CCPI overtook the de facto policy rate of the 12-month gilt ceiling in June
By the month of June, 53 billion were spent as direct expenses for COVID apart from the vaccines," Treasury Secretary.
'It is not a very good thing to do'
'We need much more effective custom administration with a more simple and transparent system of tariff '
Ceiling rate set at 5.26-pct
'The national balance sheet is very scary because almost all districts are reporting non-communicable ... diseases'
2022 budget to achieve meaningful fiscal responsibility: Jayasundera
'Reserves to be buttressed with non-debt inflows'
De-link investments from loans
July a stressful month
Out of billion dollar bond US$310 million held by resident investors
Financial outflows by some foreign banks are met at higher rates
Big companies may force earlier monetary tightening