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Talks to obtain State bank loans for paddy purchases from local farmers

Sri Lanka, Dec. 6 -- Discussions are currently being held with the State banks to obtain loans in order to purchase paddy from local farmers through the Paddy Marketing Board (PMB), the Ministry of Ag... Read More


BOI attracts over US$ 713 Mn in first 9 months of 2022

Sri Lanka, Dec. 6 -- Notwithstanding a spate of global and local volatilities, the Board of Investments of Sri Lanka (BOI) has attracted foreign direct investment at record levels amounting to US$713 ... Read More


Consider this proposal

Sri Lanka, Dec. 6 -- Tourism State Minister Diana Gamage has a penchant for swimming against the current and becoming the butt end of criticism particularly from Buddhist clergy, morality preachers an... Read More


Budget Critics

Sri Lanka, Dec. 6 -- It is demagoguery of political agitators appealing with crude oratory to the prejudice and passions of the mob rather than criticism of the Budget that is heard in every legislati... Read More


Jaffna Kings - Galle Gladiators clash in LPL curtain raiser

Sri Lanka, Dec. 6 -- The third edition of the Lanka Premier League ( LPL) cricket tournament will commence today ) at three venues Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium Hambantota, Pallekele... Read More


Sri Lankan HC in Pakistan visits Karachi to further business ties

Sri Lanka, Dec. 6 -- Sri Lanka's High Commissioner in Pakistan Vice Admiral Mohan Wijewickrama who visited Karachi to engage with the business communities and in promotional activities formally handed... Read More


MLAs' pre-budget training workshop: Khattar seeks suggestions for budgetary proposals

Chandigarh, Dec. 6 -- Seeking suggestions for budgetary proposals, Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday told legislators that education, health, rural development and environment will ... Read More


How will my salary arrears be taxed in India?

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- I worked for an Australian firm in that country from June 2012 to May 2022 and was thereafter transferred to its India office.The company has now decided to pay me some salary arr... Read More


Kukrail night safari in Lucknow gets rRs.r1 cr in supplementary budget

LUCKNOW, Dec. 6 -- The state government earmarked Rs.1 crore in its supplementary budget for the night safari project in the Kukrail forest area, in Lucknow, on Monday. In the budget, Rs.60 lakh were... Read More


BMC spends rRs.r1.02L per student; higher than pvt school fees

India, Dec. 6 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has estimated to spend Rs.1.02 lakh per student in its schools in the academic year 2022-23 - a 25% jump from 2018-19 when it spent Rs.81,... Read More