|Saturday, 10 May 2003|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
by Manjula Fernando
The Government and the LTTE will have to convey their decision
concerning the participation at the June Donor Conference to the Japanese
Government by May 14.
HSZ dismantling must be matched by LTTE - Nambiar
Lt. Gen. (retired) Sathish Nambiar of India has indicated that any
dismantling of High Security Zones or forward defences of the Sri Lanka
military will have to be matched by simultaneous dismantling of LTTE
Lanka-Maldives MoU to increase investment
by Rashomi Silva
A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Republic of
Maldives and Sri Lanka to increase the investment opportunities and to
enhance the potential growth of tourism industry of the countries,
visiting Maldivian President Abdul Gayoom said yesterday at a press
conference held in Colombo.
President takes over Development Lotteries Board
President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga yesterday vested the
Development Lotteries Board (DLB) under her authority. The DLB earlier
functioned under the Economic Reforms and Science and Technology Ministry.