Category: BUSINESS

Tourist attractions in Sri Lanka closed

Tourist attractions in Sri Lanka closed

May 7, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - All tourist attractions in Sri Lanka have been closed until further notice. (more…) Read More

Over 200 MT toxic coconut oil re-shipped to Malaysia

Over 200 MT toxic coconut oil re-shipped to Malaysia

May 7, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A consignment of 230 metric tonnes of unrefined coconut oil brought to the Colombo Port on ... Read More

Welisara Economic Centre closed for 10-days

Welisara Economic Centre closed for 10-days

May 7, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Dedicated Economic Centre in Welisara will be closed for ten days from today after identifying ... Read More

Litro assures adequate supply of gas

Litro assures adequate supply of gas

Apr 28, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Litro Gas Lanka Limited yesterday (27) stated that the Company will ensure that the 12.5 kilogramme ... Read More

Litro Gas affirms no gas shortage

Litro Gas affirms no gas shortage

Apr 24, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - All categories of Litro Gas cylinders are available to consumers without any shortage, the Company stated. ... Read More

Record Rs.349 m earned from Expressways during festive season

Record Rs.349 m earned from Expressways during festive season

Apr 20, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Highways Minister Johnston Fernando said a record Rs.349 million has been earned from expressways during the ... Read More

Sri Lanka to boost fruits and vegetables exports to Oman

Sri Lanka to boost fruits and vegetables exports to Oman

Apr 17, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Sri Lanka plans to boost the exports of Sri Lankan fruits and vegetables to Oman as ... Read More

LKR further depreciates against USD

LKR further depreciates against USD

Apr 15, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR) further depreciated against the United States Dollar (USD) today (15). (more…) Read More

All State and private banks to remain open tomorrow

All State and private banks to remain open tomorrow

Apr 11, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - All State and private banks to remain open tomorrow (12), despite it being declared as a ... Read More

Promotional event for Pakistani dates held by High Commission of Pakistan in Colombo

Promotional event for Pakistani dates held by High Commission of Pakistan in Colombo

Apr 10, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The High Commission of Pakistan, in collaboration with Ministry of Commerce and Trade Development Authority of ... Read More

LKR further depreciated

LKR further depreciated

Apr 8, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR) further depreciated today (08) with the selling rate of United States Dollar ... Read More

Special permit system for palm oil importation

Special permit system for palm oil importation

Apr 7, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Special permit system for bakery and confectionery products' manufacturers to import palm oil for their production ... Read More

Plantation workers to receive Rs. 1,000 daily wage from April

Plantation workers to receive Rs. 1,000 daily wage from April

Apr 6, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Government to pay the promised Rs. 1,000 salary to all estate workers from April, the ... Read More

Over 9,000 tourists here since reopening of airports

Over 9,000 tourists here since reopening of airports

Apr 6, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A total of 9,629 tourists have arrived in the country since the reopening of airports on ... Read More

Cabinet approval to establish new Sri Lanka Tourism Authority

Cabinet approval to establish new Sri Lanka Tourism Authority

Apr 6, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - At the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, it has been decided to grant approval a ... Read More