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Toy Story

Local toy makers have had it tough over the last few years with strong competition form China. Exports have plummeted by nearly two thirds.The …

Green Paper

The government has rolled out its first draft of a national eco-tourism policy, mapping out development guidelines for mushrooming, unregulated …

Code Share

The telecom watchdog is working on a set of emergency short codes and value added service codes that will work on any network. Fire, police, …

Cost Cutting

Tritel Services is talking to regional telecom players to sell a low cost payphone system designed for thinly populated areas. The card phone system, …

Firm Hand

All financial services are being pulled out from under the new Consumer Affairs Authority, with a financial ombudsman being floated to take up …

Tax Facts

Parties to the conflict in the northeast are trying to set up an interim administration that conforms to the Constitution while allowing significant …

Goodbye

The government has announced a massive voluntary retirement package to its employees in more than 50 institutions already identified for closure, …

Sand Castles

The Central Environmental Authority on Friday approved sand mining off the shores of Wadduwa and Kalutara. The Coast Conservation Department project …

Minor Tremor

A minority stake in Sri Lanka Telecom is unlikely to make it to the market this year, as authorities feel the time is not ripe.The telecom giant has …