|Saturday, 9 August 2003|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
Girl knocked down and dragged for two kilometres
by Bharatha Malawaraarachchi and Deepal Samarasekera
Another tragic episode was added to the grim tale of the current spate
of road fatalities when a young girl who came for a job interview in the
Eheliyagoda town was knocked down by a Pajero which then sped away
dragging the victim under it a fair distance.
PM arrives in China today
Rashomi Silva reporting from China
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will arrive in Xiamen today. He is
expected to visit the Amosonic Electronic Company Limited, the giant
electronic company in China.
Kuwait blacklists 26 Lankan job agencies
by Ananda Kannangara
Kuwait on Friday blacklisted the membership of 26 Sri Lankan foreign
employment agencies for sending Lankan workers to their country through
SLTB delegation for Investor Forum leaves for China
A 15 member tourism trade delegation headed by Sri Lanka Tourist Board
(SLTB) Chairman Paddy Withana will leave for China today as part of Prime
Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe's team for the Investors Forum in Beijing.