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Turning over a new leaf
Hindu Business Line

Labour Unrest in Sri Lanka

Gautam Sen The hill country tea and rubber plantations or the central highlands` estates of Sri Lanka, particularly in the Central and Uva provinces, have been in ferment for quite some time. The tension accentuated in the end of September this ... Daily, 1 month ago
Turning over a new leaf Hindu Business Line, 1 month ago
Sri Lanka Island

Nestle Lanka to boost local coconut industry to dairy industry level

, 7:13 pm By Sanath Nanayakkare Plantations Industries Minister Navin Dissanayake said in Nikaweratiya yesterday that he sees the export growth of Sri Lankan coconut products will soon surpass the contribution made by the renowned Sri Lankan ...
 Sri Lanka Island4 days ago Reforming Plantations  Sri Lanka Sunday Leader4 weeks ago Fresh vision for plantations  The Nation.lk4 weeks ago Health OR Wealth ? Changing tunes on the Glyphosate ban  Daily Mirror Sri Lanka1 month ago

Sri Lanka planters warn on land redistribution budget proposals

(LBO) The Planters Association of Ceylon (PA) said it has serious reservations as to the feasibility and potential impact of recent budget proposals on Sri Lanka's plantation industry, a statement said. Sri Lanka's budget 2017 proposed for a ...
 Lanka Business Online2 weeks ago Planters Association raises alarm on land redistribution proposals  DailyFT2 weeks ago

WATAWALA PLANTATIONS : Sunshine Holdings doubles profits over 2Q17, driven by resurgent Agri biz

Bolstered by impressive growth in its Agribusiness segment, Sri Lanka's most dynamic diversified conglomerate, Sunshine Holdings PLC concluded the half year ended 30 September 2016 (1H17) on a strong positive note. Consolidated revenue during the ...
 4 Traders3 weeks ago Sunshine Holdings doubles profits over 2Q17, driven by resurgent Agri biz  DailyFT3 weeks ago

Wage hike of little help for Sri Lankan estate workers

From the time the British brought them down from Tamil Nadu a century ago, estate workers have been toiling in Sri Lanka's famed tea estates. We protested so much but tell me, what's the point? S. Padmavathy asks, her voice bearing the fatigue of ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Plantations win uneasy peace; insist relief must come in Budget

By Chathuri Dissanayake Breaking an 18-month deadlock between unions and plantation companies, stakeholders yesterday agreed to a daily wage of Rs. 730 despite the absence of customary payment of salary arrears, which companies contended would be ...
 DailyFT1 month ago New wage agreement unsustainable: planters  Daily Mirror Sri Lanka1 month ago

PA calls upon stakeholder groups to rally around productivity-linked wage formula

, 9:08 pm The Planters Association of Ceylon (PA) reiterated its call for cooperation among trade unions and political stakeholders, while urging all parties to support the Industry in its effort to maximise the earning potential among ...
 Sri Lanka Island1 month ago Planters Association calls upon stakeholder groups to rally around productivity-linked wage formula  DailyFT1 month ago
Sri Lanka Sunday Leader

Battle For Higher Wages Continues In Plantation Sector

by Hafsa Sabry The battle for higher wages is continuing in the plantation sector as some plantation companies have failed to comply with a recent agreement. Ceylon Workers Congress (CWC) leader Arumugam Thondaman said that some plantation ...
 Sri Lanka Sunday Leader1 week ago
Daily Mirror Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka budget signals continuity, but implementation key: CCC

(LBO) Sri Lanka's budget 2017 has signaled continuity in the economic policy priorities of the government, butsuccessful implementation should be the benchmark against which it is measured, the island's leading business chamber said. Budget 2017 ...
 Lanka Business Online2 weeks ago Achilles heel of budget 2017 should not be implementation: CCC  Daily Mirror Sri Lanka2 weeks ago Private sector wish list for Budget 2017  DailyFT1 month ago

Complaint against a palm oil company in Papua held in limbo by RSPO

In April, an NGO complained to the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil about a plantation firm alleged to have grabbed indigenous land in Indonesia's Papua province. The official grievance has yet to be accepted or rejected by the RSPO's Complaints ...
 Mongabay.com1 month ago West Papua: Local Community Accuses Conglomerate of Severe Land-Grabbing Threatening their Livelihood  United Nations and Peoples Organisation3 weeks ago Goodhope Asia Accused Of Land Grabbing In West Papua For Palm Oil  CorpWatch3 weeks ago
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