The Sri Lanka national men’s sevens rugby team, who played under the name of “Lanka Lions” won the Cup championship beating Bagneux, a French club side by 50 points to nil competing in the Boys open category for clubs at the Paris World Games played on July 7 and 8.
Diesel and Motor Engineering Company (DIMO) was adjudged as overall winner at the CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards ceremony held at Cinnamon Lakeside. The event was organized by the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka (CMA). Here an official from DIMO receiving the award from Chief Guest Karu Jayasuriya.
Recognition and reward of exporters by the State in many developed and developing countries which accord priority for exports for their economic development, has become an important approach.
Hot on the heels of concluding the landmark revamp of Hambantota Port, the Government is unleashing a slew of initiatives to develop the rest of the Ports in the country as a pivot to strengthen the island’s hub status and boost the economy.
Qatar Airways has deployed the state-of-the-art A350 aircraft to Sri Lanka’s capital city, Colombo, commencing 1 July, boosting capacity in tandem with growing demand.
Divers are preparing to resume a high-risk rescue operation to free the last five members of a group who became trapped in a vast cave system in northern Thailand last month.
At least 100 people are thought to have died after record rainfall caused flooding and landslides in western Japan, a government spokesman says.