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Topic: SRI LANKA

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Sri Lanka to use waste plastic to carpet highways - November 28, 2020

ADB, Sri Lanka sign loan agreement to support SMEs affected by coronavirus - November 26, 2020

Sri Lanka to import 6,000 metric tonnes of rice annually from Pakistan - October 15, 2020

China grants $90 million to Sri Lanka - October 12, 2020

Sri Lanka indicts skipper of fire stricken oil tanker - October 8, 2020

Sri Lanka allows New Diamond to sail to UAE - October 2, 2020

Sri Lanka sends 21 containers of hazardous hospital waste back to Britain - September 28, 2020

Sri Lanka to live stream from wildlife parks - September 23, 2020

President: Sri Lanka can transform into leading maritime hub - September 17, 2020

New fire extinguished on oil tanker off Sri Lanka - September 9, 2020

Sri Lanka president removes taxes for gems, gold - September 9, 2020

Sri Lanka says fire on burning oil tanker completely doused - September 7, 2020

More vessels join rescue efforts on burning oil tanker in Sri Lanka's coast - September 4, 2020

Sailor presumed dead as oil tanker on fire off Sri Lanka's eastern coast - September 4, 2020

Sri Lanka to ban imports of plastic goods to protect elephants - August 28, 2020

Sri Lanka turmeric import ban set to continue - August 28, 2020

Sri Lanka, Britain to step up trade, investment - July 25, 2020

Sri Lanka unveils its first ever underwater museum - July 6, 2020

Sri Lanka increases import taxes on more fresh and dried fruits - July 2, 2020

India to get Sri Lanka $100 million loan for solar power projects - June 13, 2020

Peliyagoda fish market in Sri Lanka to close for 3 days - April 21, 2020

Sri Lanka Navy seizes vessel smuggling heroin and crystal methamphetamine - April 11, 2020

Sri Lanka to go ahead with tea, rubber, coconut exports - April 8, 2020

Sri Lanka conducts first online tea auctions amid coronavirus pandemic - April 5, 2020

Sri Lanka and China signs agreement for $500 million concessionary loan - March 19, 2020

Fixed price for dhal and canned fish in Sri Lanka - March 18, 2020

Sri Lanka: Potato container hides over 75 kg of heroin - March 16, 2020

Sri Lanka releases Wolbachia-injected mosquitoes to combat spread of dengue - March 4, 2020

New submarine cable connects Maldives to Sri Lanka - February 20, 2020

Wuhan coronavirus: Sri Lanka suspends visas on arrival to Chinese tourists - January 29, 2020

Sri Lanka to use drones to combat dengue - January 14, 2020

Sri Lanka reduced import tax on potatoes - January 6, 2020

Sri Lanka to convert railway stations into green projects - January 1, 2020

Sri Lanka GDP growth rate for 3Q estimated to be 2.7% - December 23, 2019

Sri Lanka set to launch development plan to upgrade airports - December 18, 2019

Sri Lanka to fight dengue virus with bacteria - December 13, 2019

Sri Lankans demand UK take back rotting waste - December 10, 2019

6 dead, over 5,000 affected from rains in Sri Lanka - December 2, 2019

Sri Lanka president to West: If you don't invest in us, we'll ask China for money - December 1, 2019

$300 million, 6km Sri Lanka port road for capital in progress - September 24, 2019

Global maritime unions call on Sri Lankan government to release Captain Gennadiy Gavryloy - September 20, 2019

Sri Lanka begins massive project to develop ports - August 31, 2019

Sri Lanka probes €547,500 potato burial - August 21, 2019

Sri Lanka accuses UK of hiding human remains in 100 containers of exported recycling - July 26, 2019

Sri Lanka orders return of smuggled British garbage - July 24, 2019

Sri Lankan president extends state of emergency - July 23, 2019

World Bank classifies Sri Lanka as upper middle income country - July 4, 2019

Sri Lanka's first ever satellite launched into orbit - June 19, 2019

More than 300,000 affected in Sri Lanka as drought leaves people without water - May 25, 2019

Websites restored after Cyber attack on several Sri Lankan websites and foreign embassy - May 20, 2019

Sri Lanka blocks Facebook and WhatsApp after anti-Muslim riots - May 13, 2019

Sri Lankan president bans face covering after terrorist attacks - April 29, 2019

Sri Lanka fears up to $1.5 billion tourism losses - April 29, 2019

Sri Lanka's defense secretary resigns following terror attacks - April 25, 2019

Death toll of Sri Lanka's blasts surges to 359 - April 24, 2019

Sri Lanka detains 40 people in investigation of blasts, toll rises to 321 - April 23, 2019

Death toll from multiple blasts in Sri Lanka rises to 290 - April 22, 2019

UPDATE 2: At least 200 killed, 450 wounded in attacks on Sri Lankan hotels and churches - April 21, 2019

Sri Lanka: USD 125 million for climate smart irrigated agriculture project - April 15, 2019

Sri Lanka to hold largest ever military exercise - April 4, 2019

Sri Lanka launches first ever electric tuk tuk - March 28, 2019

Chinese funding for Sri Lanka road project reached $989 million - March 27, 2019

Australia and Sri Lanka searching for lost WWII destroyer - March 9, 2019

Russia and Sri Lanka halt Indian grape imports over pest certificate - February 26, 2019

Srilankan Airlines tyre bursts on landing in Chennai - February 18, 2019

2 dead, over 3,700 affected by dengue in Sri Lanka - January 29, 2019

Sri Lanka targets 5 billion USD from tourism in 2019 - January 22, 2019

Sri Lanka army to release 1201.88 acres of land - January 20, 2019

Sri Lanka and IRRI sign framework to boost rice sector - January 19, 2019

India seizes gold smuggled from Sri Lanka and Dubai - January 18, 2019

Sri Lanka aims for 3 billion USD FDIs in 2019 - January 5, 2019

Sri Lanka cuts fuel prices and taxes - November 2, 2018

9 killed reported, over 70,000 affected as heavy rains hit Sri Lanka - October 10, 2018

Sri Lanka to sell hotel stakes, wants $500 million - October 10, 2018

New $360 million elevated highway project for Sri Lanka - October 5, 2018

Sri Lanka's Hambantota Port signs agreement with one of world's largest maritime companies - September 17, 2018

Aeroflot to re-launch flights to Sri Lanka - September 4, 2018

41 dead, over 36,000 infected by dengue in Sri Lanka - August 24, 2018

Sri Lanka aims to construct airport in central hills to boost tourism - August 9, 2018

Sri Lanka secured $904 million for Central Expressway - July 16, 2018

World Bank predicts 4.3 percent growth for Sri Lanka's economy - June 30, 2018

Book fair Big Bad Wolf Sale kicks off in Sri Lanka's Colombo - June 28, 2018

Sri Lanka sounds red alert on rat fever following monsoonal rains - June 6, 2018

IMF releases $250 million of Sri Lanka loan - June 2, 2018

15 killed, over 126,000 affected by Sri Lanka's monsoon rains - May 25, 2018

3 killed, over 8,000 affected by severe weather in Sri Lanka - May 20, 2018

Sri Lanka approves LNG plant near Chinese-controlled port - May 7, 2018

Rules ready for $1.4 billion Port City project in Sri Lanka - April 11, 2018

Over than 400,000 persons affected by drought in Sri Lanka - March 29, 2018

Sri Lanka targets 2.5 million tourist arrivals - March 27, 2018

Sri Lanka, Pakistan targets $1 billion economic cooperation - March 26, 2018

Sri Lanka Development Bonds issue for $125m oversubscribed nearly 3 times - March 23, 2018

Sri Lanka withdraws GDP data after terrible economic growth - March 17, 2018

Sri Lanka blocks social media amid riots - March 7, 2018

Sri Lanka to declare 10-day state of emergency following communal clashes - March 6, 2018

Sri Lanka achieves highest ever FDI of $1.63 billion - January 29, 2018

Sri Lanka President: Women can't buy alcohol. Period. - January 15, 2018

Sri Lanka to raise $500 million via bonds, sell state hotels - January 8, 2018

Over 268,000 Chinese tourists visit Sri Lanka in 2017 - January 6, 2018

China Harbour Engineering to invest $1 billion in Sri Lanka's Port City - January 3, 2018

Sri Lanka to strengthen tourist police in 2018 - December 27, 2017

Sri Lanka to convert garbage dumps into urban parks - December 26, 2017

Russia agrees to lift ban on tea imports from Sri Lanka - December 25, 2017

Sri Lanka advised to go for open source software in schools - December 19, 2017

Sri Lanka appeals to Russia to lift temporary tea ban - December 18, 2017

Sri Lanka hands over Hambantota port to Chinese company, gets $292m - December 10, 2017

Sri Lanka $172.1 million rural road programme developed - December 7, 2017

Sri Lanka’s latest road project improves connectivity - October 12, 2017

Natural disasters affect Sri Lankan economy - October 10, 2017

Sri Lanka to take action to control coconut price - September 26, 2017

Sri Lanka says Chinese-funded port city project to attract $1 billion - September 25, 2017

New container scanner system for Colombo Port, Sri Lanka - September 3, 2017

Sri Lanka trials 5G technology - August 25, 2017

Over 1.2 million foreign tourists visited Sri Lanka this year - August 4, 2017

Sri Lanka cuts import taxes on rice, maize wheat fish amid drought - August 2, 2017

Sri Lanka sells port to China for $1.5 billion - July 31, 2017

Sri Lanka deploys soldiers to fight dengue mosquitoes - July 3, 2017

Sri Lanka growth level satisfactory, says World Bank - June 30, 2017

Floods in Sri Lanka left tea farmers struggling - June 27, 2017

Cambodia donates $100,000 to flood-hit Sri Lanka - June 9, 2017

EU provides 300,000 euros to flood-hit Sri Lanka - June 2, 2017

Sri Lanka tourism not affected by devastating floods - May 31, 2017

Cyclone aims for Bangladesh as flood toll rises to 164 in Sri Lanka - May 29, 2017

Nearly 500,000 displaced in Sri Lanka floods, international help needed - May 27, 2017

Sri Lanka to regain access to EU trade concession this week - May 16, 2017

Sri Lanka to hold mega investment conclave to attract foreign direct investors - May 2, 2017

Sri Lanka confident of regaining key EU trade concessions - April 26, 2017

Sri Lanka expecting increase in Chinese tourist arrivals in 2017 - April 18, 2017

Sri Lanka PM seeks international assistance to create stable economy - February 27, 2017

Sri Lanka cuts edible oil taxes to boost imports - February 16, 2017

Sri Lanka to sign free trade agreement with China - February 6, 2017

Sri Lanka targets 2.5 million tourists in 2017 - January 3, 2017

Sri Lanka sees rapid growth of overseas tourists - November 29, 2016

Sri Lanka to crackdown on tax evaders - November 17, 2016

Sri Lanka sees strong growth in tourist arrivals from China, India - November 9, 2016

Sri Lanka inflation rises to 4.7% in September - October 24, 2016

India to invest $2 billion in Sri Lanka - September 29, 2016

Sri Lanka launches Techno City as part of massive development - September 22, 2016

Sri Lanka exports, imports down in June - September 2, 2016

World Bank approves $100m for Sri Lanka’s economic reforms - August 1, 2016

Iran to sign new oil deal with Sri Lanka - July 25, 2016

Sri Lanka manufacturing and service sectors grow in June - July 18, 2016

Sri Lanka implements 57 strategies to make Europe fish-happy - July 7, 2016

Sri Lanka trade deficit widens 20.2 percent in March - July 4, 2016

European Union lifts fish ban on Sri Lanka - June 18, 2016

Qatar Airways and SriLankan Airlines in codeshare deal - June 10, 2016

IMF releases bailout money for Sri Lanka - June 6, 2016

Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal to invest $8.1bn in smart grid - June 1, 2016

Otis to supply fastest elevators to Sri Lanka’s tallest project - May 20, 2016

Sri Lanka to get over $3.5 billion from Japan for development - May 20, 2016

Sri Lanka could grow through apparel manufacturing - April 27, 2016

Sri Lanka to introduce new education system by May - March 30, 2016

Sri Lanka hopes to raise $5 billion after IMF negotiations - March 30, 2016

Sri Lanka confident to revoke EU fishery ban this year - March 19, 2016

Sri Lanka aims to implement Free Trade Agreement with China - March 3, 2016

Sri Lanka to achieve 7 percent growth with China's help - February 26, 2016

Poverty falls in Sri Lanka but growth need to be tackled - February 18, 2016

Sri Lanka looks to advance public transportation to minimize private vehicles - December 15, 2015

Fisheries Ministry says EU ban on Sri Lankan exports will be lifted - November 27, 2015

Sri Lanka government unveils foreigner-friendly budget - November 21, 2015

Sri Lanka to obtain climate resistant fruit from Egypt - November 2, 2015

Sri Lanka to use foreign missions to promote trade - October 8, 2015

Suren Ratwatte new CEO of SriLankan Airlines - September 14, 2015

Sri Lanka and India to sign agreement on the SAARC satellite - September 14, 2015

Cruise tourism sees substantial growth in Sri Lanka - August 17, 2015

Sri Lanka to sign deal with Volkswagen this week - August 12, 2015

India, Sri Lanka sign currency swap agreement - July 20, 2015

Sri Lanka begins construction on new Chinese-funded expressway - July 6, 2015

Sri Lanka in talks with China over highway projects - June 1, 2015

Sri Lanka-Pakistan want to triple trade to $1 billion - May 30, 2015

Sri Lanka eyeing tea-for-oil deal with Iran - May 18, 2015

Sri Lanka's tourism earnings grow 13.6 percent in Q1 - May 12, 2015

Pakistan, Sri Lanka sign nuclear energy deals - April 7, 2015

Chinese tourists to Sri Lanka grow by 84% in March - April 7, 2015

Sri Lanka begins process to regain EU trade concessions - March 28, 2015

India and Sri Lanka sign currency swap agreement - March 26, 2015

Chinese tourists to Sri Lanka grow 8.9% - February 18, 2015

Sri Lanka to be boosted by $1.4bn port city - December 5, 2014

Sri Lanka plans to promote medical tourism - October 28, 2014

Sri Lanka, Bangladesh plan Free Trade Agreement - September 24, 2014

Sri Lanka invites Japan to textile sector - August 26, 2014

Sri Lanka-China trade deal under negotiations - August 25, 2014

Sri Lanka to focus on China - August 22, 2014

Sri Lanka chose Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi - August 21, 2014

Sri Lanka committed to the reconciliation process - July 21, 2014

Sri Lanka's tourism industry grows 35.8% - July 16, 2014

Chicken from Sri Lanka free to enter UAE - July 14, 2014

Chinese tourists to Sri Lanka jump 137.2% - July 3, 2014

Sri Lanka's inflation falls to record low of 2.8% - July 1, 2014

Tablez Food to spread across Middle East, India, Sri Lanka - May 26, 2014

French consortium to explore oil, gas in Sri Lanka - May 21, 2014

Sri Lanka and Bangladesh to strengthen shipping ties - May 2, 2014

Fitch rates Sri Lanka's U.S. dollar bond at BB-(EXP) - April 8, 2014

Sri Lanka-China FTA feasibility study completed - March 21, 2014

Chinese company to get $600m railway project in Sri Lanka - March 12, 2014

Sri Lanka's exports grew to surpass $10 billion - January 24, 2014

Sri Lanka plans to increase trade with China - November 25, 2013

Sri Lanka wants Saudi tourists - September 19, 2013

Japan to build information network in Sri Lanka - August 1, 2013

Fish in Sri Lanka kept in formalin - July 31, 2013

Sri Lankan Airlines to buy Airbus planes for $1.3 billion - May 27, 2013

Lalith De Silva to lead Sri Lanka Telecom as its new group CEO - February 12, 2013


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