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 raises import duty on milk powder
Tue, Jun 3, 2014, 11:56 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

June 03, Colombo: The Sri Lankan government has decided to increase the levy on imported milk powder to protect the local dairy industry as the global prices of milk powder had dropped.

The import duty on milk powder has been increased by Rs 25 per kilogram with effect from Monday (June 02), the Ministry of Finance and Planning said.

Accordingly the previous import duty of Rs 57 has been increased to Rs 82 per kilogram.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka declares national Dengue Prevention Week from September 10
-- [59 minutes ago]
Norochcholai coal power plant will resume power generation today, Sri Lanka power authority says
-- [1 hour and 10 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka's Senkadagala Finance acquires Newest Capital in consolidation move
-- [1 hour and 34 minutes ago]
Sri Lankan government appeals to supplementary health workers to return to work
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's CSE and SEC to conduct an awareness programme in New York
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's coal power plant down again
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's demining process 98% complete - Army
-- [8 hours ago]
Pakistan Air Force chief arrives in Sri Lanka
-- [9 hours ago]
International rights groups urge protection for Sri Lanka war crime witnesses at UN probe
Colombo's first Seychelles forum attracts Sri Lankan businesses

Copyright © 2000, 2014 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.