Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* More petroleum storage facilities to be built in Sri Lanka
Fri, Nov 16, 2012, 10:48 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Nov 16, Colombo: Sri Lanka Ministry of Petroleum Industry has handed over a project proposal to the National Planning Department to build a system of petroleum storage tanks.

The new tanks are to be constructed in Kolonnawa and Muthurajawela facilities. Seven tanks are to be built in Kolonnawa while three will be constructed in Muthurajawela.

The Ministry has estimated a cost of Rs. five billion for the project. The construction of the tanks is to be completed in 2015.

Ceylon Petroleum Storage Terminals Limited manages the Kolonnawa and Muthirajawela petroleum storage facilities.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Bribery Commission files case against former minister Johnston Fernando
-- [5 hours ago]
No-confidence motion against Sri Lanka's Finance Minister handed over to parliament
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's tri forces ready to assist police to maintain law and order
-- [6 hours ago]
British PM meets President Sirisena, offers £6.6 million over three years to help Sri Lanka recover from civil war
-- [7 hours ago]
Two Japanese naval ships arrive at Sri Lanka's Colombo Port
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Tamil party MPs commemorate Heroes Day in Jaffna
-- [8 hours ago]
Former DIG, his son sentenced to death for businessman's murder
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President expresses satisfaction over achievements as Chair in Office of Commonwealth
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lankan Minister calls for lowering energy costs to sustain country’s manufacturing competitiveness
Prime Minister assures continuing the fertilizer subsidy for farmers

Copyright © 2000, 2012 by (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.