LIOC refutes tax evasion allegations
Lanka Indian Oil Company denied allegations
levelled against the company by Ceylon Petroleum Corporation trade
unions and said that LIOC pays all due taxes to the Inland Revenue
Department before unloading the imported fuel.
Huge influx of buyers at facets - proof of Lanka's treasure
A record number of over 400 foreign buyer
secured gemstones at Sri Lanka's FACETS 2006 international gem and
jewellery show, which concluded in September, in contrast to 150
overseas buyers at most, who visited a single FACETS show in the
Central fish market to move to Peliyagoda
A state-of-the-art Central Fish Market Complex
is to be built in Peliyagoda, bordering Colombo, at a cost of $10
million, complying to international standards which will allow fish
purchased, to be exported.