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* 2018 budget expected to be presented in parliament on November 9th
Thu, Sep 14, 2017, 01:07 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Sept 13, Colombo: Cabinet of Ministers on Tuesday considered the expected program of budget debate for financial year 2018 presented by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.

Minister of Finance Mangala Samaraweera is expected to deliver the budget speech on the 9th of November 2017.

Following the Minister's speech, the second reading of the 2018 Appropriation Bill is scheduled to be held in Parliament on 10,11,13,14 and 15 November.

Committee stage debate will commence from 16th November and will continue until the third and final reading division is taken in parliament on 9th December.

 

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