Category: ADVERTORIAL

Govt. extends grace period to settle outstanding electricity bills

Staff Writer- April 9, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - The Ministry of Power and Energy stated that the grace period granted to settle payments of outstanding electricity bills for the ... Read More

Twitter boss pledges $1bn for relief effort

editor- April 8, 2020

(UTV |SAN FRANCISCO) - Twitter co-founder and chief executive Jack Dorsey said Tuesday he was committing $1 billion of his personal fortune to coronavirus relief ... Read More

Lufthansa retires big jets, says rebound could take years

editor- April 8, 2020

(UTV |FRANKFURT ) -Lufthansa is closing its Germanwings budget airline as part of a wider cutback driven by a decline in travel due to the ... Read More

Oil jittery as Saudi Arabia-Russia talks delayed

utvnewsenglish- April 6, 2020

Global oil prices remain on edge after Saudi Arabia and Russia postponed a meeting about a deal to cut output as the virus pandemic hits ... Read More

UK drivers win first round in VW ‘dieselgate’ case

utvnewsenglish- April 6, 2020

Thousands of UK motorists have won the first stage of a High Court action against Volkswagen over the installation of emissions cheating devices in its ... Read More

CSE to close until lifting of curfew

Staff Writer- March 31, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) has announced it will remain closed for trading from tomorrow (01). (more…) Read More

Millions of garden plants set to be binned due to Coronavirus

utvnewsenglish- March 31, 2020

Millions of plants, shrubs and trees could be binned in the coming days and weeks, meaning ruin for UK growers. The closure of 2,000 garden ... Read More

Carluccio’s collapses putting 2,000 jobs at risk due to Coronavirus

utvnewsenglish- March 31, 2020

Italian restaurant chain Carluccio's has gone into administration, blaming "challenging trading conditions" exacerbated by the coronavirus. Administrator FRP is "urgently looking at options" for the ... Read More

Grace period offered to pay electricity bills

Staff Writer- March 22, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - The Ministry of Power and Energy has granted a grace period for the payment of electricity bills for the month of ... Read More

CSE to remain closed as curfew continues

Staff Writer- March 22, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) has declared tomorrow (23) and Tuesday (24) as market holidays. (more…) Read More