Leasing industry in for good times
The leasing industry which faced a setback in
recent years due to the country’s financial crisis is in for good
times following the revival of industries and tax reductions on
import of vehicles.
Chicken imports a temporary measure - Consumer Affairs Secy
While Colombo traders are supporting the Government’s decision to
import chicken, poultry farmers strongly oppose the decision and
said that imports will ruin the industry. At present the industry is
in a crisis due to price reductions. There is a pattern in price
changes and prices increase during festival seasons, farmers said.
People friendly tax system the need of the hour
A people friendly tax system together with plans to increase
investment is needed to achieve the medium term growth projections
of the government, said a top government official.