Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala Samaraweera met with Deputy Vice President of the Millennium Challenge Corporation Ms. Fatema Sumar and her delegation at his office in Parliament yesterday (26th July).
Minister of Foreign Affairs Ravi Karunanayake says that he will give proper answers to the statements made against him when he appears before the Presidential Commission probing the Central Bank Bond Issue on 2nd August.
Army troops, together with members of sister services by mid-noon today (26th July) succeeded in releasing a fleet of fuel-filled bowsers of the Petroleum Corporation to the outside market, affected by the ongoing trade union action.
The Sri Lankan government’s bilateral efforts to regularize nearly 7,000 undocumented migrant workers in Lebanon commenced recently. After nearly a year long negotiations with the Lebanon’s government, a special resolution was passed by the host country in last February to repatriate all undocumented Sri Lankan workers.