The Government has decided to increase the monthly salary of all government employees by Rs. 2500 effective from 1 June onwards.
Imported big onions will cost more from tomorrow as the Government is set to impose increased taxes.
Employees' Provident Fund has started buying shares in companies again after a long layoff as the Colombo Stock Market hit a seven-year low.
A 12-hour water cut will be imposed in several areas of the Kalutara district today (08), the National Water Supply and Drainage board said.
Sri Lanka's tourist industry is looking to recover from a massive blow from Easter Sunday bombings, with tighter security and promotions to entice visitors, officials said, but is awaiting a government statement on security.
Cyclonic storm ‘FANI’ is likely to move north/north-eastwards in the Bay of Bengal, which will gradually reduce its effect on the island, the Department of Meteorology said today (03).
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The "severe" cyclonic storm ‘FANI’ is moving away from Sri Lanka towards Odisha on the Indian coast, the Department of Metrology said today (02).
Cabinet has approved a proposal by President Maithripala Sirisena to increase minimum wage in the private sector.
Showers and winds will increase over the island over the following days as the severe cyclonic storm ‘FANI’ continues to intensify