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Former Sri Lanka cricket captain Sanath Jayasuriya donated a disinfection chamber for the use of traders and members of the public, at Manning Market, Colombo. Jayasuriya opening the facility.

Two billion people at risk

of sinking into poverty

worldwide - ILO

Our Special Correspondent

NEW DELHI, April 8: Globally, the coronavirus pandemic will likely impact 195 million full-time jobs or about 6.7 percent of working hours in the second quarter of 2020. A report published by the United Nations labour body details how COVID-19 will affect the world.


Decision on 2020 general election beyond the power of ‘political authority’- Wijeyadasa


Former Justice Minister, Dr. Wijeyadasa Rajapakse, PC, yesterday, (08) said that nominations accepted for the now indefinitely postponed April 25 parliamentary election should be valid whenever the election is held, in consultation with health authorities...

Waruna ploughs paddy fields, trains with improvised apparatus during lockdown


One of the leading national javelin throwers Waruna Lakshan Dayaratne, who is using improvised apparatus to train during the lockdown, has also taken to ploughing his family paddy fields after the government allowed the farmers to engage in agriculture ac...

72nd Death Anniversary of the founder of Homagama Base Hospital -9th April 2020


The founder of Homagama Base Hospital (HBH), Mr B. A. Semaneris Appuhamy, built this hospital on his own land of 5 acres and donated to the Government of Sri Lanka (Ceylon) on 16th February 1946 in the presence of the then Head of State, Governor General ...

CCC webinar on Planning for the Unpredictable with Fahad Farook


How can you plan for the unpredictable? Join the Chamber Academy for a webinar with international trainer, certified transformative coach, and motivation specialist Fahad Farook on Planning for the Unpredictable, this Friday from 10:00am to 11:00 am.

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