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UPDATE 1-Sri Lanka holds rates at record lows as credit picks up

in.reuters.com — (Adds cenbank governor, analyst comments, background) By Shihar Aneez and Ranga Sirilal COLOMBO Oct 17 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's central bank kept key policy rates steady at record lows for a ninth straight month on Friday, as expected, saying that private sector credit growth is picking up and that longer term lending rates are adjusting downwards.

Sri Lanka bans foreigners from old war zone amid UN probe

trust.org — By Shihar Aneez and Ranga Sirilal COLOMBO, Oct 15 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka on Wednesday banned foreigners from a former battle zone, the government said, weeks after the United Nations began an investigation into alleged war crimes in the final phase of a 26-year conflict between the army and separatist rebels.

Sri Lanka bans foreigners from old war zone amid UN probe

reuters.com — Credit: Reuters/Lucas Jackson Mahinda Rajapaksa, President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, addresses the 69th United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. headquarters in New York September 24, 2014. President Mahinda Rajapaksa in August rejected entry visas for U.N. officials for the war crime investigation.

Sri Lanka temporarily halts some Fonterra product sales after illness

reuters.com — However Fonterra, a New Zealand dairy giant, said independent investigations into the three batches concerned proved that they were safe to consume. The health ministry suspended the distribution and sale of the three batches of Anchor following a complaint of food poisoning in some children in the southern village of Girandurukotte, 224 km (140 miles) from the capital Colombo.

Sri Lanka temporarily halts some Fonterra product sales after illness

reuters.com — However Fonterra, a New Zealand dairy giant, said independent investigations into the three batches concerned proved that they were safe to consume. The health ministry suspended the distribution and sale of the three batches of Anchor following a complaint of food poisoning in some children in the southern village of Girandurukotte, 224 km (140 miles) from the capital Colombo.

Hardline Buddhists in Myanmar, Sri Lanka strike anti-Islamist pact

reuters.com — Credit: Reuters/Dinuka Liyanawatte 1 of 3. Buddhist monk Ashin Wirathu, leader of the 969 movement, looks on as he attends a convention held by the Bodu Bala Sena (Buddhist Power Force, BBS) in Colombo September 28, 2014.

Hardline Buddhists in Myanmar, Sri Lanka strike anti-Islamist pact

mobile.reuters.com — Hardline Buddhists in Myanmar, Sri Lanka strike anti-Islamist pact

Hardline Buddhists in Myanmar, Sri Lanka strike anti-Islamist pact

trust.org — SRI LANKA-BUDDHISM/MYANMAR:Hardline Buddhists in Myanmar, Sri Lanka strike anti-Islamist pact

Radical Myanmar monk joins hands with Sri Lankan Buddhists

trust.org — By Ranga Sirilal COLOMBO, Sept 29 (Reuters) - A radical monk who heads a movement accused of stirring violence against Muslims in Myanmar has announced a partnership with a hardline Buddhist group in Sri Lanka to defend their religion.

Radical Myanmar monk joins hands with Sri Lankan Buddhists

reuters.com — Credit: Reuters/Soe Zeya Tun Buddhist monk Wirathu (C), leader of the 969 movement, talks to media during Venerable U Uttara's hearing, a leader of Buddhists in Britain (not pictured ), at Tarmway court in Yangon June 20, 2014.
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Derailment in Kalutara forced to cancel Matara-bound Ruhunu Kumari train scheduled to leave Maradana station at 3.40 pm today - CGR

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Commonwealth Secretary General Kamalesh Sharma arrives in Sri Lanka on official visit

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Following the new tax maximum of 15% tax on Hybrid electric vehicles and zero tax on modified vehicles (sports)

Oct 24, 2014

@anp66 no worries you are welcome, hope it's useful & will help in your work, cheers

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