Minister calls for probe on possibility of adulterated tea
Minister of Plantation Industries D. M. Jayaratne
instructed the tea researchers and relevant authorities to
investigate whether the tea sold in the local market is adulterated.
SLSI to help launch national standard in forest stewardship
SRI LANKA Standards Institution (SLSI) will
initiate the formulation of a national standard, which could be used
in Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification, Wasantha
Meewaddana, Marketing and Promotion Director, SLSI told the Daily
Hayleys posts better 9-month result but looking for higher
Hayleys Group has posted a profit after tax of
Rs 955 million at the end of the third quarter of 2006-07, a growth
of 41 per cent that reflects a notably improved nine-month financial
performance this year, despite an unexpected slower third quarter.