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Mahinda ditches human rights

, 7:01 am by Dasun Edirisinghe Minister of Plantation Industries Mahinda Samarasinghe yesterday declined to answer questions on the fallout of the UNHRC resolution against Sri Lanka, claiming that the human rights issues were now entirely ... Sri Lanka Island, 2 weeks ago

Toddy tapping, a dying industry

The head of Sri Lanka's leading distillery firm, Distilleries Company of Sri Lanka PLC (DCSL), D. H. S. Jayawardena says it is heart-rending to witness the collapse of the tradition of toddy tapping, a proud legacy in the country. The DCSL ...
 The Nation.lk2 weeks ago Indian media lauds Sri Lanka's development  Sri Lanka Daily News1 week ago NASDAQ APPLAUDS our BEST OF ASIA RECORD  Sri Lanka Daily News2 weeks ago Indian media praises Sri Lanka's development  Lankapuvath4 days ago

Planters Association celebrates 160 years

The Planters Association (PA) of Ceylon will celebrate its defining contribution to the country's plantation industry as well as to the nation's economy over the years, at its 160th Annual General Meeting (AGM), to be held this Friday. Chief Guest, ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News1 week ago Asia Plantation Capital Reports on Patchouli Oil  Individual.com1 month ago Asia Plantation Capital Updates on Patchouli Oil  Individual.com2 months ago

Plantation community's economic contributions still go unrecognized

The Tamil plantation workers brought to Sri Lanka from India in the late 1880s were generally confined to the estates they worked in. Plantation companies, first British and now locally-owned, were responsible for providing social services like ...
 Daily Mirror Sri Lanka1 week ago
Sri Lanka Daily News

Coffee plantation era in the hill country

Ira.Sadagpan's 308 page colossal book recounting the era between 1823 and 1893 in Lankan History of the 19th century graphically records hitherto unknown facts in the lives of the workers in Coffee plantation areas particularly in the Kandyan ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News1 month ago

Tea Industry Facing Huge Losses

By Camelia Nathaniel With 3.2 billion people living in the Asian region, Sri Lanka can revive its tea market if proper promotions and awareness campaigns are launched, said the CEO of Watawela plantations, Dr Dan Seevaratnam. Speaking to ...
 Sri Lanka Sunday Leader5 days ago

2 Govt-owned plantations handover profits to treasury

(Colombo, Lankapuvath) Two government-owned Sri Lankan plantation companies handed over their profits in 2013 to the Treasury at a function held at Temple Trees on Monday (18). Representatives of the two plantation companies - Chilaw ...
 Lankapuvath1 month ago

Mahabalipuram Movie Latest Stills

Preliminary report confirms MH17 was shot down over Ukraine | HC confirms death penalty for Pune rogue driver | Plantation schemes await cabinet nod for implementation | PM for enhanced trade, tourism with Malaysia | Sensex closes flat; IT stocks ...
 Chennai Online1 week ago Enakkul Oruvan Audio Launch Stills  Chennai Online1 week ago Mosakkutti Movie New Stills  Chennai Online1 week ago Aadama Jaichomada Movie Stills  Chennai Online1 week ago
Sri Lanka Daily News

In a nation synonymous with tea, coffee is making a comeback, writes

I'm travelling deep in the blessedly cool, and surprisingly lofty, mountains of central Sri Lanka where, for as far I can see, there is rolling hill after rolling hill of tea plantations, as green as an English village cricket oval's outfield, ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News1 month ago Coffee in Sri Lanka: a brewed awakening  Sydney Morning Herald1 month ago

EDITORIAL - Rubber losing its bounce

he crisis in the local rubber industry has deepened as prices continue to collapse. At the latest rubber auction in Colombo, the top grades -- Latex Crepe 1X and Latex Crepe 1, 2, and 3 were unquoted. The prices of Ribbed Smoked Sheet (RSS) were ...
 Daily Mirror Sri Lanka2 weeks ago
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