- Last Updated on 23 July 2012
The Ministry of Finance and Planning announces that His Excellency the President has granted the approval to exempt dates imported for the Ramazan Festive season from customs duties. 500 metric tons of dates imported to distribute among the Muslims within the Ramazan Festive Season are due to be thus exempted from customs duties.
The Treasury states that a decision has been taken to reduce the price of key essential consumer goods with effect from midnight today (13.07.2012)
- Last Updated on 13 July 2012
The Treasury states that a decision has been taken to reduce the price of key essential consumer goods with effect from midnight today (13.07.2012) on the instructions of His Excellency the President in order to provide relief to the consumers.Accordingly, the price of Litro and Laugfs gas cylinder would be reduced by Rs.150 and the Special Commodity Levies on key essential consumer goods such as Fish, Dry Fish, Sprats, Potato, B onion, Canned Fish etc. would also be reduced as follows:
- Last Updated on 16 July 2012
Dr. P.B. Jayasundera, Secretary to the Treasury and Secretary, Ministry of Finance and Planning delivered a lecture on “Sri Lankan Economy in Perspective” at the Sri Lanka Economic Summit 2012 organized by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce on 11.07.2012 at the Cinnamon Grand, Colombo.Read More