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Fuel prices vary

The Ceylon Petroleum Statutory Corporation has revised the fuel price effective from midnight yesterday. Accordingly, a liter of octane 92 petrol has been increased by 05 rupees and its new price is 371 rupees. Lanka white diesel has been increased by 05 rupees and its new price is 363 rupees. Ceylon kerosene has been increased …

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A new plane joins SriLankan Airlines

It is reported that SriLankan Air has added another new aircraft to its fleet. The new aircraft is an A320-200 aircraft with 4R-ABS registration, which will be used for short-haul operations, the company said. The new aircraft has 12 business class seats and 138 economy class seats.

SriLankan Airlines, which is going to sell, save 21 million rupees by changing the carpet.

SriLankan Airlines, which has decided to restructure due to continuous losses, has introduced ‘green carpet’ for its planes. It is reported that this will reduce the weight of the aircraft and increase the fuel efficiency and as a result 21 million rupees can be saved annually. Using these carpets can reduce carbon emissions and reduce …

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Bus fares up due to VAT

The President of Ceylon Private Bus Owners’ Association Gemunu Wijeratne says that the government’s decision to increase VAT to 18% from the first of January will have a negative impact on the private bus industry, and therefore the new tax revision may lead to an increase in bus fares. “During the last 25 years, no …

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The budget is standard. But Roshan Ranasinghe will vote against the government.

The third reading of the 2024 budget was passed in Parliament today with a majority of 41 votes.Accordingly, 122 votes were received in favor of it and 81 votes were received against it. The special thing that happened during the budget voting was former sports minister Roshan Ranasinghe voting against the budget. Tamil National Alliance …

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