Danish Love

The government on Monday signed up for US$ 60 mn worth of aid from the Kingdom of Denmark to finance key development projects.Around 35 percent of the aid …

Builders Inc.

The Urban Development Authority on Monday rolled out its ambitious plans to build low income housing in densely populated Colombo. Ten locations have been …

Working Late

Cabinet cleared four amendments to the Shop and Office Act, supporting nighttime employment and an increase in workman compensation.If passed in Parliament in …

Yen Deposits

Sri Lanka on Tuesday signed up for Rs. 26.1 bn in long-term funds from the Japanese government to develop key sectors in the economy.The loan carries a 2.2 …

Wider Gap

rnrnrnrnrnrnNew Page 1rnrnrnrnrn Trade deficit expanded to US$ 150 mn in Januaryrnfrom US$ 131 mn in the same period 2002, largely due to higher import costs, …