Foundation stone for “Deduru Oya Water Supply Project” was laid yesterday (20th Feb.) by Minister of City Planning and Water Supply Rauf Hakeem and Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Sri Lanka, Chang, Won-sam.
Minister of fisheries and Aquatic Resources Mahinda Amaraweera has given directives to the officials to bring forward proposals and projects to further develop Cey-Nor as a profit earning public entity.
China’s Top Travel magazine named Sri Lankan Airlines the Best Airline in South Asia at the 10th Annual Top Travel Awards, recognizing Sri Lankan’s continuous efforts at expanding travel between China and Sri Lanka.
As imported rice volumes began feeding into domestic retail and wholesale channels, Minister of Industry and Commerce began making surprise visits to learn about the market status first-hand on the eve of 15 February.
A flag hoisting ceremony at the Toronto City Hall on 4th February and a cultural event on 5th February were held to celebrate the 69th anniversary of independence of Sri Lanka, in Toronto by the Consulate General in Toronto.