Agriculture Minister Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena says that the supreme duty of citizenry of this nation is to acknowledge their gratitude by saving President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who ended three-decade long conflict and prospered the country.
Defence Services Command and Staff College (DSCSC) at Mirpur, Bangladesh’s internationally acclaimed centre of excellence for contemporary military studies, unveiled a portrait of the visiting Sri Lanka’s Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Daya Ratnayake on Monday (20) at its Hall of Fame, and honoured him in a fitting reception as the third foreign graduate to have become a Commander after completion of its Staff Course.
Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Daya Ratnayake, currently in Bangladesh at the invitation of Bangladesh’s Chief of Army Staff, General Iqbal Karim Bhuiyan began his itinerary on Sunday (19) by placing a floral wreath at the Shikha Anirban (Eternal Flame) memorial at Dhaka Cantonment in Bangladesh.
FlySmiLes, the national carrier’s frequent flyer programme, and Sri Lanka’s acclaimed domestic air services provider, Cinnamon Air, entered into a partnership that allows the FlySmiLes members to earn and redeem miles when flying with Cinnamon Air.
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), the nation’s number one ICT solutions provider and the leading broadband and backbone infrastructure services provider in the country proudly announced the successful upgrade of the LEARN (Lanka Education And Research Network) of Sri Lanka. LEARN upgrade consists of enhancing both Internet Access Bandwidth up to 1.65 Gbps and the interconnecting wide area network (WAN) with island wide Universities and Research institutes.
The State Trading (General) Corporation opened its new showroom at No.15, Station Road, Matara on Monday (20). The Chief Guest at the opening ceremony was Minister of Agriculture Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena.
The Government plans to establish new garment factories to provide employment opportunities for the youth in resettled villages in the North.The programme will be a joint collaboration of Sri Lanka Textile and Garment Institute, Sri Lanka Garment Exporters Association and Trade and Industrial Ministry.
The 6th Phase of Divi Neguma National Development Programme under the theme ´ Bountiful household and Wonderful Motherland” commenced Monday ( 20.10.2014) under the distinguished patronage of the President. Minister of Economic Development Basil Rajapaksa participated at the Gampaha District Divi Neguma inauguration ceremony held in the Heenatiyana Grama Niladhari Wasam in Katana Divisional Secretary Division.