Daily archives: January 6th, 2018

DEW Gunasekara

Bond scams: UNP leadership must take blame – DEW

General Secretary of the Communist Party D. E. W. Gunasekera yesterday said that the top UNP leadership couldn’t absolve itself of the responsibility for the bond scams.



Ranil Wickremesinghe

PM orders swift action

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has directed Central Bank Governor Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy to discuss with the Monetary Board and take steps to implement the recommendations of the Bond Commission report as soon as it is released.



Hambantota port

A Chinese flag flies over Sri Lanka as China extends its reach into India’s backyard

On the first day of the new year, the Chinese and Sri Lankan flags were hoisted to the same height over the Hambantota port in the Indian Ocean nation.



Foreign Minister of Japan Tharo Kono with Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena

Japan will provide fullest support for development & reconciliation process of SL – Japan FM

The Foreign Minister of Japan Tharo Kono said that the Government of Japan is ready to provide its fullest support for the development and reconciliation process of Sri Lanka.