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 PM reveals plans to launch housing programs beneficial to people
-- [3 hours ago]
People's Leasing & Finance PLC rings opening bell at Colombo Stock Exchange to celebrate 20th anniversary
-- [3 hours ago]
Jayalalithaa writes to Indian PM on Sri Lanka Navy arresting Indian fishermen
-- [3 hours ago]
Bangladesh Navy's ship starts for Sri Lanka with more aid for flood victims
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Public Services Commission suspends Anusha Palpita from post
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Marxist party launches campaign against taxes
-- [5 hours ago]
New inductees of the Indian Administrative Services visit Sri Lanka
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President claims tobacco and alcohol use reason for poverty and poor health
-- [6 hours ago]
Norwegian State Secretary's visit to strengthen political dialogue with Sri Lanka
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Colombo inflation rises to 4.8 percent in May 2016
-- [8 hours ago]

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.