Items filtered by date: Thursday, 09 November 2017

Proposed sanctions against the Myanmar military should move quickly through the U.S. Congress due to strong bipartisan support, lawmakers told VOA.

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Budget 2018

Finance and Media Minister Mangala Samaraweera arrived in Parliament chambers to present the Budget speech a short while ago.

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Are we building trophy hotels?

Nirmalan Nagendra a Hotel advisory consultant at KPMG Colombo and counting over 36 years of expertise in the Hospitality Industry, including 20 years as Senior Director Finance/Deputy General Manager in five star hotel chains in the USA, Caribbean, Middle East and Singapore. Recently conducted the hoteliers work shop at Movenpick hotel Colombo -03. The hotel work shop was carried out for a packed audience consisting hotel owners and senior management of Colombo hotels. He stressed the importance of team work in enhancing profit.

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‘It’s a very ugly thing.’ by Shelby Lorman

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Struggling social media platforms Twitter and Snapchat are taking on new looks as the services seek wider audiences in the shadow of Facebook.

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Emerging nations pressed developed countries Wednesday to step up cuts in greenhouse gas emissions by 2020 to kick-start the Paris climate agreement, saying the rich were wrongly focused on 2030 goals.

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Back in September, some pictures of Ranbir Kapoor and Mahira Khan spending time together in New York made their way online.

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Taylor Swift has dozens of melodies that centre on a single note. BBC Music reporter Mark Savage finds out why.

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President Maithripala Sirisena said that he has delegated powers to all unlike previous Presidents.

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PUTTING THE FINISHING TOUCHES Finance and Mass Media Minister Mangala Samaraweera finalizing contents of the 2018 Budget with Finance and Mass Media Ministry Secretary Dr. R.S.H. Samaratunga at the Ministers’ residence.

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