India and Sri Lanka will sign at least five agreements during President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s official visit to this country this week, informed sources told The Sunday Island here today.
In all, 11 agreements were being negotiated to further enhance bilateral cooperation between the two countries. They were to be signed during the presidential visit. But only five could be finalized so far. Negotiations are continuing on the remaining six agreements, which may be...
SriLankan to buy back
The Sri Lanka Government has successfully concluded discussions to buy back 43% of SriLankan Airlines from Emirates, SriLankan Chairman Nishantha Wickremesinghe confirmed yesterday.
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lucrative of Lankan businesses’ - CBK
‘Engaging in politics in Sri Lanka today is the easiest and fastest way to making a quick buck. At present politics is the most lucrative of businesses in this country and around 80 percent of those carrying out political...
Plucky Thomians hold
St. Peter’s to 31 all draw
A 31 all draw was a fitting result...