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.
The Blood Bank at the Army Hospital has introduced a new 'Gel Card Technology' for facilitating blood grouping and compatibility testing for patients. The new method which came into effect at the army's premier medical facility from 01sf of February had been introduced to expedite procedures and in keeping with technology presently being used by blood banks in developed countries.