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Mine Ahead

The United Nations Development Program said Thursday, that they will strengthen ongoing de-mining efforts in the North, with a technical assistance …

Left Over

The Treasury is selling its residual stakes in 19 firms, 14 of them through the Colombo Stock Exchange. At current trading prices, the stakes in 13 …

Early Retirement

The government plans to retire some of its domestic debt starting next month, due to an influx of dollars into the market.The long-awaited US$ 100 mn …

War Spoils

The government is rolling out a series of rural road development and electrification projects as it starts spending the lquote peace dividends, of a …

Firewall

Regional Heads of WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organisation) are attending a two day workshop starting Tuesday to draw an outline for the …

Changing Faces

The Tourist Board says visitors need to take away a piece of their experience in Sri Lanka when visiting the vast attractions the island has to …

Cabnapped

Taxi fares have been falling rapidly even as associated costs like fuel, telephone and vehicle prices have rocketed. Take look at a typical Colombo …

Good Marks

The ADB on Friday revised its export growth targets for 2003 upwards to 10 percent from an earlier 6 percent, but warned of power shortages eating …