Day: June 3, 2018

Prof. Rohana Lakshman Piyadasa appointed as SLFP General Secretary

Professor Rohana Lakshman Piyadasa has been temporarily appointed as Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) General Secretary by SLFP’s Central Committee a short while ago.

Postal workers to go on strike

The Joint Trade Unions of Postal Service Workers issued a statement that all Postal service employees will go on strike with effect from midnight today (03).

Sri Lanka-China FTA offers higher gains to Sri Lankan exports: study

The Sri Lanka-China Free Trade Agreement (FTA) would result in higher gains for Sri Lankan exports compared to products imported from China which are already entering the country duty free, local media reported Saturday, quoting a recent study.

Sri Lankan rupee hits fresh record low on dollar demand from banks, importers

The Sri Lankan rupee touched a fresh record low of 158.80 on Friday owing to dollar demand from foreign banks and importers but ended steady on late inflows from remittances, dealers said.