100,000 polythene free bags for UK market
The first consignment of 100,000 biodegradable
and compostable bags, manufactured by a local industrialist, Plastic
Pakaging (Pvt) Ltd will be exported to the United Kingdom on May 27.
Crude oil prices hit new peaks
Crude oil prices reached new peaks on three
consecutive days last week and hit $135 a barrel on Thursday as
investors worry over long-term supply constraints and a big drop in
US crude stocks.
CEB payments via Sampath portal
Eight-hundred thousand Master and Visa card
holders in the country will be able to pay the electricity bills at
their convenience using the sampath payeasy.lk portal from June.