Mar 20, 2020

Public throng to pawning centres ; Dialog criticised 

While long lines are being reported at supermarkets and grocery stores, similar scenes are seen at pawning centres.

elecom woes

Meanwhile, the people have also been suggested whether telecom companies could facilitate free phone calls for their customers in the next few weeks. 

However, leading Telecom company Dialog Axiata has been criticized for sending an SMS asking to settle connection charges in such a backdrop.

However, the Cabinet of Ministers recently approved a contract to the company for a islandwide telecommunication system for Sri Lanka Railway Department. 

Grants for this purpose will be from a portion of a loan granted by the Asian Development Bank to enhance the railway system in Colombo suburbs.

Therefore, the Cabinet of Ministers recently approved the proposal tabled by the Minister of Transport Services Management for awarding the contract for the purpose to the JV of Ms/ Dialog Axiata PLC and Ms/ Dialog Broadband Network (Pvt) Ltd., subject to the recommendation of the Standing Procurement Committee appointed by the Cabinet of Ministers.

No Big onions at 150?

Also, the public is still complaining that Big Onions priced at Rs. 150 per kilo are still absent in the market.