A bilateral agreement will be signed this week by the United States of America and Sri Lanka to use assistance of the resource persons belong to the US Peace Corps for the promotion of English Language in the island.
Two new manufacturing facilities of the Sri Lanka Air Force were declared open on Thursday (25th January). The newly established rubberized coir mattress manufacturing facility and waste paper recycling facility, established at the Air Force Base in Katunayake were declared open by the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy during a ceremony yesterday.
Moves are underway by the Construction Industry Development Authority (CIDA) to introduce new regulations to standardize minimum salaries for construction labour force in a bid to attract new talent to address the domestic worker shortage.
Work on the International Financial Centre of Sri Lanka that will kick start operations in the Colombo Port City will commence in June this year, Megapolis and Western Development Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka said yesterday.
The Survey Department is in the process of standardizing geographical names in Sinhala and Tamil and will Romanize Sinhala geographical names in addition to introducing the revised version of the 1:50,000 scale map, the Survey General P.M.P Udayakantha told the Government’s Official News Portal of Sri Lanka, News.lk.