Empower oversight committees to deal with corruption,
malpractices - COPE chairman
The Committee on Public Enterprises is not a
white elephant and another report similar to other committee reports
that are put under the carpet but has exposed corruption and
malpractices of officials in public enterprises who will be taken to
task, said Chairman COPE, Wijedasa Rajapaksa at a Key Person Forum
organised by the Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of
Sri Lanka on Wednesday.
Cocoa prices to increase further
The Department of Export Agriculture has started
a new cocoa plantation in the Moneragala district to increase the
extent of land under cocoa cultivation, said Director Meezan and
Company (Pvt) Ltd S. Abdul Cader.
Has CAA approved milk price increases, ask consumers
Consumers have been further burdened with the
increase in milk food prices and more companies awaiting approval
for a price revision from the Consumer Affairs Authority.