Focused on revitalisation of rural economies, promoting gender and social inclusion Targeting rural job creation, eradication of unemployment, improved standards of living Lower barriers to MSME participation in digital ecosystem, island-wide e-commerce proliferation Aims to empower more women to be financially independent entrepreneurs Commences research into impact of e-commerce on ...

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Kavindi Sirimannage in action Source:Dailynews Sri Lanka’s Kavindi Sirimannage defeated India’s Shruthika Senthil in the Women’s Qualifying Round encounter in the Dutch Open Badminton Championships in Netherlands yesterday. Sirimannage won the match in straight sets 21-5, 21-7 but couldn’t maintain her winning form in the next round and lost to ...

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Pathum Nissanka and Dushmantha Chameera Sri Lanka recorded a convincing 38-run win over Papua New Guinea (PNG) in their ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 warm-up encounter played at the Tolerance Oval in Abu Dhabi yesterday. Batting first, Sri Lanka posted a competitive score of 162 for five from their ...

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Social media rant investigated Source:Island Sri Lanka Tourism ensures trade service standards Sri Lanka Tourism on inquiring deeply into, the widely circulated YouTube video by a US Tourist, claiming that his pre-booked rental vehicle not being available on arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport led him in frustration to cancel ...

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Cabinet approves to appoint Susanthika as senior adviser to Sports Ministry Source:Dailynews The Cabinet has approved a proposal by Sports Minister Namal Rajapaksa to appoint Olympic Medalist Susanthika Jayasinghe as a senior adviser to the Sports Ministry. Speaking at the Cabinet press briefing today, Cabinet Spokesman Minister Dullas Alahapperuma said ...

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HE BEATLES: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. They remain the bestselling band of all time and have sold more than a billion albums around the world. Source:Dailynews UK: Music legend Paul McCartney is insisting it was bandmate and songwriting partner John Lennon who decided The Beatles ...

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