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Bandula Gunawardena

Cabinet decision to suspend MCC (Video)

The Cabinet has decided to suspend work related to the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Agreements. Addressing a press conference to announce the cabinet decisions, Co-Cabinet Spokesperson Minister Bandula Gunawardena stated that a four-member committee has been appointed to study the agreement. The committee comprises Dr. Lalith Gunaruwan of the

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Bandula Gunawardena

An interim approved account, from government

Minister Bandula Gunawardena says that measures are underway to present a vote on account. At a media briefing in Colombo yesterday, the minister noted that the government does not have an no issue with settling debt. Meanwhile, former minister of finance Mangala Samaraweera says that if a budget or vote on account is not presented to parliament , and

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Parliament Sri Lanka

Parliament to convene at 1.00 PM

Parliament is scheduled to hold a session from 1pm today. Speaker Karu Jayasuriya was forced to suspend the last three parliamentary sessions abruptly, following clashes within the chamber. Meanwhile, Bandula Gunawardena says the recent chaotic scenes in Parliament have made them second guess about the need to participate at house proceedings. He said

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New Cabinet

New Cabinet Ministers sworn in today

Five Cabinet ministers and two state ministers were sworn in before President Maithripala Sirisena a short while ago at Presidential Secretariat today (08). Ministers who were sworn in as follows, Hon. Anura Priyadarshana Yapa: State Minister of Finance Hon. C B Rathnayake: State Minister of Transport Hon. Salinda Dissanayake: State Minister of

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Bandula Gunawardena - Sisira Jayakody

MP Bandula Visits Finance Ministry

Joint Opposition MPs, Dr. Bandula Gunawardana and Sisira Jayakody visited the Finance Ministry once again today (Jun 28). Earlier, they had demanded that they will be given information about the cost of advertisements published by the ministry. The Opposition MPs had made this demand two weeks ago, from the Ministry Secretary, Dr. R.H.S. Samaratunga

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