Lankapage Logo CP 17 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sustainable Development Bill presented in parliament
Mon, Jan 9, 2017, 11:55 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Jan 09, Colombo: Prime Minister and Minister of National Policies and Economic Affairs Ranil Wickremesinghe has moved the Bill entitled "Sri Lanka Sustainable Development" before parliament today when the House reconvened after holidays.

The Bill was tabled to provide methodology for the development and implementation of a National Policy and Strategy on Sustainable Development in Sri Lanka. It also includes directives on the establishment of a Sustainable Development Council.

The bill has been approved by the Cabinet of Ministers prior to tabling in the parliament.

 


ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
Sri Lanka to enter into agreements with Ukraine and Denmark on recognition of Certificates issued to seafarers
-- [17 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Army personnel deployed for drought relief
-- [40 minutes ago]
Former deputy minister Sarath Kumara Gunaratne granted bail
-- [56 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Navy arrests 4 local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing
-- [1 hour and 9 minutes ago]
New Zealnd's Fonterra welcomes fresh trade and investment discussions with Sri Lanka
-- [2 hours ago]
New Zealand and Sri Lanka discuss trade opportunities, free trade agreement
-- [2 hours ago]
WFP pledges necessary support to Sri Lanka to cope with drought
UNEP offers Sri Lanka expert advice on green economy
Questions of Sri Lankan skipper's leadership will arise if not played well in the ODI and T20 series- Chief Selector
Sri Lanka Development Bonds issue for US$ 225 mn oversubscribed five-fold

Copyright © 2000, 2016 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.