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IMF Executive Director, President discuss Sri Lanka's role in Asian region

The Executive Director at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) representing Sri Lanka, India, Bangladesh and Bhutan, Dr. Rakesh Mohan called on President Mahinda Rajapaksa Wednesday at Temple Trees. Commenting on the Government's initiatives toward rapid infrastructure development, Dr. Mohan sai .....

Lanka exports clinch hat trick win in first half

Sri Lanka’s exports sector has clinched a triple win for 2014 1st half (January-June) –a first time event. “Latest reports are good news for our $20B goal therefore we should commend our committed exporters for this achievement” said Rishad Bathiudeen, Minister of Industry and Commerce o .....

Former LTTE members tour the South

Former members of the Liberations Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), who had undergone rehabilitation, have recently visited the southern part of the country. The Ministry of Rehabilitation and Prison Reforms has organized the tour of the South as a goodwill mission for the ex-LTTE members who are sched .....

Vatican confirms Pope's visit to Sri Lanka

The Vatican yesterday confirmed the dates for Pope Francis' trip to Sri Lanka next year. The Holy See Press Office said in a Communiqué that accepting the invitation from the civil authorities and the Episcopate, the Pope will make an Apostolic Trip to Sri Lanka from 12 to 15 January. Early t .....

Our decisions always focus on benefitting future generations, not merely the immediate – President

When taking political decisions we always took a very long-term view of issues, and did not focus merely the immediate and short-term time horizon, President Mahinda Rajapaksa said. “When we developed the infrastructure of our country we were not thinking of the next 5 years or the next electio .....