Sri Lanka to conduct census of industries

Mar 02, Colombo: Sri Lanka Ministry of Industry and Commerce has decided to hold a census of industries in 2013. Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiyutheen says that the State owned industrial establishments, industries coming within the purview of Board of Investment (BOI) and private sector establishments with 5 or more persons engaged, will […]
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Sri Lanka President holds discussions to resolve fishing community issues

Mar 01, Colombo: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Thursday has decided to meet with the representatives of fishing organizations in Negombo and Chilaw to solve problems faced by the fishing community in the two districts. The President arrived at this decision when he met with the Archbishop Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith and the catholic leaders from […]
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* Sri Lanka trade unions affiliated with Marxist party form broad forum

Mar 01, Colombo: The National Trade Union Center (NTUC) affiliated to Sri Lanka’s Marxist party Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) together with trade unions affiliated to several sectors are to hold a massive protest campaign in Colombo on Monday (5). The protest would be held as a broad forum seeking relief for masses burdened by price […]
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