Asian Development Bank to provide $160M to modernize SL railway

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $160 million loan to modernize the operations and improve the efficiency of Sri Lanka Railways, the...

UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief to visit Sri Lanka

The UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief, Ahmed Shaheed, will carry out an official visit to Sri Lanka, from August 15...

Pathfinder Foundation holds successful panel discussion with MCC

The Pathfinder Foundation (PF), a leading think tank in Sri Lanka, conducted a successful panel discussion with the Millennium Challenge Corporation, a US aid...

Air Force apprehend 5 youth attempting to flee a crime seen in Salave Island

By Rose Kenny The manager of a renowned salon on Staple Street, Slave Island had been clubbed to death by a group of youths around...

SL, KOICA and WFP renew partnership to help rural communities withstand climate change

The Government of Sri Lanka, together with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), launched a three-year, LKR...

‘Sri Lanka Revival’ in London boosts private sector confidence on tourism recovery

Two independent UK-based tour operators, Travel Gallery and Experience Travel Group, hosted ‘Sri Lanka Revival’ on July 16 in London. The event, focused on...

HIPG recognised at Best Employer Awards

The Hambantota International Port Group (HIPG) earned recognition at the Sri Lanka Best Employer Brand Awards held recently at the Taj Samudra Hotel Colombo. The...

Free Seminar for G.C.E. (O/L) 2019 Students commenced today

Tamil civilization is based on education. Northern Province was in the number one state in education but now it has fallen for political and...

Sri Lanka aiming 200,000 ICT workforce by 2022

Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) initiated a national workforce survey by launching ‘IT-BPM Workforce survey 2019’ to gain a clear...

Sudden inspection of 107 restaurants by PHIs in accordance with the instructions of the...

As per the instruction of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, 107 restaurants and food centres under the purview of Jaffna Municipal Council...
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oDoc expands to 10th factory, signs 1st Indian client for employee telemedicine coverage

Crystal Martin at Wathupitiwala, employing close to 1,000 sewing machine operators, recently became the 10th factory in Sri Lanka providing free 24/7 doctor services...

Canadian YouTubers in Sri Lanka to promote tourism

Canadian YouTubers, Luke Martin and Sabrina Davidson of Chopstick Travel are currently in Sri Lanka to promote tourism for the island, working directly with...

Former President Chandrika Kumaratunga to revitalize SLFP

Chandrika Kumaratunga, Former President and one-time SLFP leader, has expressed her willingness to revitalize the party, founded by her father, S. W. R. D....