Budget 2022 12th of November

The budget for the fiscal year 2022 will be presented in the Parliament on November 12 and the third reading and the vote of Budget 2022 have been scheduled for December 10, according to the Minister Johnston Fernando. The decision has been taken at the party leaders’ meeting held today.

World Habitat Day 2021 - Accelerating urban action for a carbon-free world

World Habitat Day is marked on the first Monday of October each year and is recognized by the United Nations to reflect on the state of towns and cities, and on the basic right of all to adequate shelter. This was first celebrated in 1986 in Nairobi, Kenya.

Post-curfew health guidelines from 1st of October

The Ministry of Health has released the health guidelines to be effective after the curfew is lifted from 04:00 a.m. october 1. As per the new guidelines, all non-essential travel is restricted from 10.00 pm to 04.00 am daily. Supermarkets, pharmacies, groceries, and shops are only allowed to serve 10% of the accommodation capacity at a time. Further public transport will be restricted to seating capacities. In addition, indoor or outdoor parties, celebrations, gatherings are not allowed until further notice.