Day: March 2, 2017

Sri Lanka approves IMF reforms to loss-making state firms

Sri Lanka has approved reforms to make loss-making state firms more efficient and put them on a path towards autonomy, in line with International Monetary Fund conditions for a $1.5 billion loan

Price of surgical equipment slashed by USD 8 million – Rajitha

Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne has received an assurance from a major importer to slash the price of surgical equipment, a linear accelerator, the previous government had ordered, by USD 8 million.

Sri Lanka approves $180 mln vessel deal for Colombo Dockyard

Sri Lanka’s cabinet has approved the awarding of a $180 million deal for three offshore patrol vessels for the country’s coast guard to Colombo Dockyard , a government document said on Wednesday.