Sri Lanka claimed the top spot in the Lonely Planet’s best travel destinations list of countries to visit in 2019, with Germany and Zimbabwe just behind, while Italy's Piedmont, the Catskills in the USA, and northern Peru topped the...
The World Health Organization (WHO) today declared Sri Lanka as a Rubella-free-country, the Health Ministry said.Health Ministry’s Media Secretary Nipun Ekanayake said that the certificate declaring Sri Lanka as a Rubella-free-country was given to Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne by...
A Tamil family facing deportation will remain in detention as the courts consider their appeal to stay in Australia.Nadesalingam and Priya came to Australia separately by boat in 2012 and 2013 in the wake of Sri Lanka's civil war...
The Sri Lankan Rupee is sliding. It is Rs. 170 to a dollar at the time of writing this article. On January 1, 2018 it was only Rs. 150 to a dollar. That means a 13.3 percent devaluation in...
Macquarie Group boss Nicholas Moore, one of Australia’s highest paid executives, has announced his retirement after more than 10 years in the role, passing the baton to Shemara Wikramanayake.Ms Wikramanayake is currently the head of Macquarie’s $470 billion asset...
According to the Australian Department of Homework, permanent migrants, or permanent immigrants, are mostly coming from the Asian region.Australia is a developing country based on immigrants and Australia is the premier country among multicultural countries.Most of the Australian population...
Meanwhile, the ACT Occupation List (ACT) list of jobs for highly skilled jobs such as Accountants and IT technologists in Australian Skills Migration Lists has been closed from 4pm on June 29, the website said.Accordingly, people with more demanding...
Sri Lanka has a coastline running approximately 1600 km where about one-third of the population lives. Of late, natural and man-made phenomena have heightened coastal erosion, causing danger and environmental degradation along many coastlines. Erosion takes place when wind,...
Reuters - The Sri Lankan rupee hit an all-time low for a second straight session on Thursday, as importers bought dollars amid fears the local currency could depreciate further tracking weakness in emerging-market currencies, dealers said.Absence of dollar conversions...
COLOMBO, Nov 16 (Reuters) -The Sri Lankan rupee closed steady on Friday, hovering near its all-time low hit in the previous session, as political uncertainty outweighed the positive impact of a policy rate hike, sources said.Stocks closed weaker due...