Necessity of a guided market
Trade Marketing Development, Cooperatives and
Consumer Services Minister Bandula Gunawardhana in an exclusive
interview with the Daily News said that timely intervention had
succeeded in maintaining stable and reasonable prices of essential
commodities like rice, milk powder, cement and LP gas.Certain
private traders desired to make unreasonable profit but the
strategies of the Government prevented it.
The great global ricochet
We’ve come full circle. The great age of
globalisation has reversed its trend. For some (coincidental)
reason, it seems to have struck us at a time when the global economy
has taken a tumble.
Is the age of revolutions over?
Is the age of revolutions over? Naturally those
conservative elements who jubilantly celebrated the "end of history"
at the demise of the Soviet Union were quick to answer the above
question with an emphatic 'Yes".