Thirteen years after the 9/11 terrorist attack, the resurrected World Trade Center is again opening for business marking an emotional milestone for both New Yorkers and the United States as a whole, agency reports said today.
During the period between 1989 to 1994, the then UNP government did not allocate at least 10 rupees for opposition MPs to develop their electorates, but the incumbent government allocated Rs 5 million for the each opposition MPs from the budget 2015, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Sumedha G Jayasena said today.
The Ministry of Economic Development has a vision and mission to serve every community and region of the country equal and it had been allocated a large sum of funds to uplift the livelihood opportunities of the people living in rural areas by the budget 2015, Economic Development Deputy and Special Projects Minister S.M.Chandrasena said in Parliament today.
Attention of the government has been drawn to bring about an insurance system as well as a pension scheme for the members of the labor force of the country, Senior Minister of Rural Affairs Athauda Seneviratne said in Parliament today (5).
Labour and Labour Relations Minister Gamini Lokuge told parliament today that the budget 2015 had made proposals for the benefit of country’s work force. The concessions granted to the work force by the budget 2015 were unprecedented in any previous budget in this country.