Day: September 10, 2018

Fuel prices go up from midnight today

The Retail Prices of Fuel have been revised with effect from midnight today (10) based on the Fuel pricing formula, the Finance Ministry said.



Sirisena doesn’t think Ranil is qualified to be PM – Mahinda

President Maithripala Sirisena doesn’t believe that Ranil Wickremesinghe has qualities to be a Prime Minister, says former President Mahinda Rajapaksa.



Gotabhaya and 6 others released on bail

The Special High Court today granted bail to former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa and six others over the case where they have allegedly misappropriated public funds for the construction of the D. A. Rajapaksa memorial museum at Weeraketiya.



PM leaves for Vietnam to attend WEF

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will leave for Vietnam today to attend the World Economic Forum on ASEAN in Hanoi at the invitation of the World Economic Forum (WEF).



Sri Lanka’s Port of Colombo ranks world’s leading container growth port

Sri Lanka’s Port of Colombo was ranked the world’s top port with the highest container growth in the first half of 2018, Sri Lanka’s Ports and Shipping Ministry said in a statement on Sunday.