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Sri Lanka to implement digital ID cards

The Sri Lankan government will soon implement digital identification cards for its citizens aimed at strengthening the island's digital economy, officials said on Monday.

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Sri Lankan medicines to be protected under international intellectual property system

Sri Lanka has announced that it is moving its centuries-old folk medicine system for protection under the international intellectual property system.

Sri Lanka to build world class beach park

The Sri Lankan government will construct a world class beach park, at a cost of $300 milliion, next to a mega multi-billion-dollar port city project in Colombo, the media reported on Sunday.

Sri Lanka plans third international airport in eastern region

The Sri Lankan government is planning to construct a third international airport in the eastern region of the country to make the Trincomalee district the "Eastern Gateway into the Bay of Bengal", the media reported on Thursday.

Sri Lanka set to appoint Tri-Forces to combat drug trafficking

The Sri Lankan government on Thursday said it had decided to enact legislations to give powers to the Tri-Forces to assist the police in dealing with drug-related violence, the media reported.

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