• President appoints expert committee to study Sri Lanka-Singapore FTA
  • Sri Lanka Premier launches Dhanabhimani Program to empower women through economic strength
  • Sri Lanka to launch a new program to resolve human-elephant conflict
  • Sri Lanka Premier says government will transform both urban and rural areas
  • Sri Lanka unemployment rate rises to 4.5 percent, youth and female unemployment contribute more to the overall rate
  • 'Thousand Tanks - Thousands Villages' development program to provide irrigation water to cultivate both seasons
  • Commonwealth assures to support Sri Lanka's new constitution making process
  • Finance Minister objects to purported salary hikes for ministers, MPs
  • China assures to support Sri Lanka becoming a hub in Indian Ocean
  • Commonwealth Secretary-General, Sri Lanka Prime Minister hold discussions
  • President sets up task force to accelerate development In the North and East
  • Sri Lanka PM announces plans for massive development of East
  • Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration wins Green Energy Champion 2017 Award
  • Pibidemu Polonnaruwa program implements 180 development projects at Rs. 60 bn in Polonnaruwa district
  • PM promises to provide a larger education faculty to train more teachers in Jaffna
  • World Bank grants Sri Lanka $100 million to modernize the education system
  • Wildlife Ministry mulls using 10,000 reserve army troops to control large scale rackets in forest reserves
  • No decision to remove army camps in North - PM
  • Sri Lanka PM encourages entrepreneurs in North with tax concessions to uplift local economy
  • Indian PM joins island-wide launch of free Emergency Ambulance Service in Sri Lanka