Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka gets US$ 116 million loan from ADB to rehabilitate sea outfalls in capital city
Sat, Feb 23, 2013, 01:00 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Feb 22, Colombo: Sri Lanka has received a loan of US$ 116.6 million from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for a waste water management project to rehabilitate and reconstruct the sea outfall system in the capital city Colombo.

The project jointly funded by the Sri Lankan government and the lender under the Greater Colombo Wastewater Management Project will rehabilitate and reconstruct the damaged sections of the North-sea outfall at Mutwal and South-sea outfall Wellawaththe.

The project will include rehabilitation and reconstruction of the damaged sections of the sea outfall made up of 1500mm diameter concrete pipes up to a depth of about 10 m below sea level, removing accumulated grit along the outfall pipeline, diffusers and other places of the system, and cleaning.

The cabinet has approved the proposal made by Minister of Local Government and Provincial Councils A.L.M. Athaulla and recommended by the Cabinet Appointed Procurement Committee (CAPC).



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka Marxist party to meet President on electoral reforms
-- [45 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Supreme Court to hear FR petition against Central Bank governor on April 28
-- [1 hour and 1 minutes ago]
Russia - Sri Lanka Tourism does focused brand building
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Cinnamon Lakeside hotel partially closed for repairs
Complaint lodged at Sri Lanka's Bribery Commission against government minister
Interim committee to be appointed to run Sri Lanka Cricket Board
Sri Lankan court impounds passport of Chinese executive
Sri Lankan police ordered to arrest former Economic Development Minister
Sri Lankan PM opens free Wi-Fi zones
Sri Lanka seeks UN, Indian assistance to evacuate stranded expatriate workers from Yemen

Copyright © 2000, 2012 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, 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 LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.