May 2021 exports up 50% YoY

Sri Lanka’s merchandise exports in May 2021 was $ 884.2 million, an increase of 50.71% over $ 586.7 million in May 2020 Year-over-Year (YoY), according to statistics released by Sri Lanka Customs, the Read More »

No gas prices hike

The Cabinet Sub-Committee appointed to study whether the prices of domestic liquefied petroleum (LP) gas should be increased, has decided not to increase the prices, Environment Minister Mahinda Amara Read More »

A no exceptions policy

Amidst supportive and opposing opinions, after a month, the Government lifted the islandwide lockdown yesterday (21). Even though there is an intense debate as to the benefits and harms the lockdown c Read More »