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SSPP launches Covid-19 inoculation effort using Chinese vaccines

Myanmar News The Shan State Progress Party/Shan State Army (SSPP/SSA) has started vaccination efforts in its territory by giving jabs to around 1,000 civilians around the armed group’s headquarters in Wanhai, Shan State, a spokesperson said on Thursday. Maj Sai Phone Harn said that the SSPP plans to distribute oxygen concentrators and vaccinate as many […]

Be Aware of Delta – Professor Jayantha Lal Ratnasekera Vice

If the current vaccination drive is continued in the same pace without any major interruption, the country could be fully reopened in September this year, the government anticipates. Though there were some issues in the vaccination programme at the beginning, it appears that it is back on track at present. During the second week of […]

A loss of Rs. 03 billion incurred due to the

The Committee on Public Accounts (COPA) has observed that when the Toyota Hilux Smart Cabs were imported by the Customs, levying of less customs duties intended for singles cabs,  a loss of Rs 3 billion had occurred at Rs 01 million for each of the 3000 vehicles. The Committee has observed that a large amount […]

The policy pursued so far to prevent human-elephant conflict needs

The COPA Committee recommended that the human-elephant conflict has aggravated over the decades with an increasing number of human and elephant deaths as well as property damage and that the policy pursued so far in this regard should be changed. The relevant recommendations were made in the Committee on Public Accounts (COPA) report presented recently […]

A Rs. 251 million Tax Revenues from the Telecast of

The Hon. Minister of Mass Media Keheliya Rambukwella state that after the resumption of tax on foreign tele dramas and films telecasted through local media from February 2021 which was suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic a revenue of Rs. 251 million has been received thus far. The Hon. Minister said that attention will be […]

Proposals received from 10 Recognized Political Parties for Reforming Election

The Leader of the House, Minister Dinesh Gunawardena stated that 10 proposals have been submitted to the Parliamentary Select Committee appointed to identify appropriate reforms of the election laws and the electoral system at a committee meeting held at the Parliament premises yesterday (14). The deadline for political parties to submit proposals expires on July […]

COPE directs Sri Lanka Insurance to summon Litro Gas before

The Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) instructed Sri Lanka Insurance Corporation to summon Litro Gas Lanka Limited and Litro Gas Terminal Lanka (Pvt) Ltd before the COPE and to conduct a government audit. The COPE instructed so at the COPE meeting chaired by Prof. Charitha Herath in Parliament yesterday (07). Ministers Mahinda Amaraweera and Sarath […]

Let us fight swiftly against repression for democratic rights

Although there is a need to enforce the quarantine law to control the Covid 19 epidemic, the government is now using the Sri Lanka Police to violate the right of the people to express their views and criticize the government's arbitrary actions which is a totally unacceptable situation. After the outbreak of the pandemic in […]

Legal impediment related to co-ownership in gem mining will be

The Ministerial Consultative Committee on Industries recently agreed to the relevant orders to remove the legal impediment to obtaining permits for persons who do not have co-ownership of the land in gem mining. The meeting was chaired by Minister of Industries Wimal Weerawansa and was attended by State Ministers Dayasiri Jayasekara, Lohan Ratwatte and Prasanna […]

Let us fight swiftly against repression for democratic rights

Although there is a need to enforce the quarantine law to control the Covid 19 epidemic, the government is now using the Sri Lanka Police to violate the right of the people to express their views and criticize the government’s arbitrary actions which is a totally unacceptable situation.  After the outbreak of the pandemic in […]