Govt geared to decrease inflation
THE Central Bank said yesterday that decisions
taken at the National Economic Council meeting recently would help
the Government to bring down inflation to the targeted level by year
President’s China visit to expedite Hambantota port project
PRESIDENT Mahinda Rajapaksa’s forthcoming visit
to China would ensure the speedy implementation of the long awaited
Hambantota Port development project. Treasury Secretary Dr. P.B
Jayasundera told the media that the President’s visit next week will
secure the required technical and financial assistance for the
proposed project which is expected to be completed in 2011.
Crocodile tears and mud slinging will not help Mangala, Sripathi
It is time for Sripathi Sooriyarachchi and
Mangala Samaraweera to stop their mud slinging campaign without
making themselves comic heroes of Sri Lanka, a senior government
politician said yesterday.