Sri Lanka scraps its agreement with India and JapanSri Lanka has scrapped its deal to establish a major port terminal with India and Japan amid weeks-long protests by trade unions and opposition parties
Colombo Dockyard resumes operations with regulatory health guidelinesColombo Dockyard PLC (CDL), Sri Lanka 's leading shipbuilder, resumed shipyard operations on November 1, giving the highest priority to regulatory health guidelines in order to redeliver the ongoing projects as early as possible.
Sri Lanka allows fire-hit supertanker to sail to the United Arab EmiratesSri Lanka allowed a supertanker hit by fire to sail to the United Arab Emirates, where its oil cargo would be transferred to another Indian Oil Corp for additional supplies, officials announced.
Sri Lanka to prosecute captain of the burnt vessel New DiamondSri Lanka will prosecute the owner of the hit VLCC New Diamond for assistance provided to the vessel at least RS340 m ($1.9 m) after it caught fire on September 3. In the coming weeks more bills are expected to be included.
Fire-damaged VLCC tanker became stable and safe near Sri LankaThe fire-damaged tanker New Diamond is "stable and safe" at a location about 50 nautical miles off Sri Lanka 's coast, the Indian Navy announced on Sunday.