Day: March 9, 2017

Registration of new pharmacies temporarily halted

Registration of new pharmacies has been temporarily halted, Health Minister Rajitha Senarathne said.

Indonesia & Sri Lanka to strengthen trade & economic ties

President Maithripala Sirisena, who is on a state visit to Indonesia to attend the Indian Ocean Rim Association Leaders’ Summit, met with the Indonesian President Joko Widodo, yesterday (08).

Sri Lankan rupee ends weaker on importer dollar demand after IMF statement

The Sri Lankan rupee ended weaker on Wednesday on importer dollar demand, dealers said, a day after the International Monetary Fund urged the country’s central bank to rebuild foreign reserves while maintaining exchange rate flexibility.