Day: Monday January 9th, 2017

Another feather in the cap

BY Sugeeswara Senadhira President Maithripala Sirisena commences the third year of his government today (January 9) as the bearer of good tidings that Sri Lanka will receive the Generalized System of Preference Plus (GSP +) trade concession shortly. He has every reason to be overjoyed about the decision by the European Union to restore the…

Naidu encouraged by Lanka’s progress

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu said yesterday at a meeting with the Sri Lankan media at the Taj Samudra Hotel that he is encouraged by the progress Sri Lanka is making and that he hopes to continue working with the government to promote development and alleviate poverty. “There is a big future for…