Bill soon to set up body to approve electricity tariffs
The Bill to set up an independent regulatory body
for electricity will be presented in Parliament next month, said
Director General, Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka, Prof.
Priyantha Wijayatunga. He said the regulatory body will help to
approve tariffs for electricity and ensure that rates are revised in
a transparent manner.
Market prospects for Ceylon tea in 2008 'optimistic' - Report
The market prospects for Ceylon tea in 2008 look
optimistic said Asia Siyaka Commodities (Pvt) Ltd in its annual
report 2008. Local and global factors would play a part in a year
full of opportunities as well as some uncertainties. Low Grown teas,
together with whole and semi leaf grades from other elevations will
enjoy good marketing conditions throughout 2008.
NCCSL exhibition to help producers and farmers
The Wellassa Krushi Udawa organised by the
National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka will be held from June 6-8
at the Dutugemunu Central College, Buttala. The exhibition, Trade
fair and seminar will bridge the gap between the producers and the
buyers and find markets for their produce. In most instances they
produce the goods and look for a market which is not very feasible,
said President NCCSL D. Essuwaren.