100,000 MT of rice from Myanmar
Rangoon Kekulu to be priced at Rs.55 per kilo:
The Myanmar Government has agreed to provide
100,000 MTs of Rangoon Kekulu with immediate effect to overcome the
current increase in the rice of price in the local market
artificially created by hoarding.
President to address Boao Forum today
President Mahinda Rajapaksa will address the
Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) in China today. This year’s theme of the
pan-Asian forum is “Green Asia: Moving towards win-win through
Sinhala and Tamil New Year brings unity and prosperity
We warmly welcome the Sinhala and Tamil New Year
which brings unity and prosperity, states President Mahinda
Rajapaksa in a New Year message. The message adds: “We know that
agriculture and the abundance of it gives birth to the New Year.