The President has assured that he will not sign any agreement that could endanger local entrepreneurs.
Written by sanath
Sunday, 01 March 2015 14:16
President Maithripala Sirisena has said that he will not sign agreements with any country that would create losses or damage to local entrepreneurs. He emphasized that no one will be allowed to make such agreements. The President made these comments addressing a meeting held at the Waters Edge in Battaramulla with the members of the Sri Lanka Entrepreneurs Council yesterday and it had been organized to enlighten the President and the government about the problems being faced by local Entrepreneurs.
Sri Lanka beat England by 9 wickets in the World Cup Tournament match played today.
Sunday, 01 March 2015 14:07
Sri Lanka won the 22nd match of the 2015 World Cup Cricket tournament by defeating England by 9 wickets and 16 more balls to spare. The match as played in Welington. England batting first scored 309 for the loss of six wickets in their scheduled 50 overs.
The 15 percent interest paid to the deposits of senior citizens has come into operation.
Sunday, 01 March 2015 13:48
The payment of 15 percent interest for the deposits of Senior Citizens over 60 years is now being implemented. The Deputy Secretary to the Treasury S Atigala said that State and private banks are paying this interest subject to a maximum of one million rupees.
The media personnel should take the responsibility of using the language in a proper manner.
Sunday, 01 March 2015 13:36
Professor J B Dissanayaka said that it is the responsibility of journalists to steer the language as it is required by the media institutions. He said that there is a separate language for the media and due to the increase of the number of the digital media, the quality of these media institutions have deteriorated.
The President says guidance of the Maha Sanga is essential in the government's move to create a disciplined and just society.
Written by sanath
Sunday, 01 March 2015 08:11
President Maithreepala Sirisena says guidance of the Maha Sanga is essential for the new government in its move to create a disciplined and just society and a prosperous country. People can not satisfy themselves only with the physical development of a country, but it is responsibility of each individual to contribute to buildup a righteous society while alleviating poverty. The president made these observations at a ceremony held in Kotte Raja Maha Viharaya yesterday to welcome the new Maha Nayake Thero of Kotte chapter of Siyam Nikaya venerable Dr. Iththapani Dammalankara Thero.