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Interim Budget 2015

The Interim Budget 2015 presented before the parliament by Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake.

15:40 - Interim Budget 2015 reading concluded
15:39 - Prohibition imposed on Ministies and state institutions from publishing promotional newspapaper advertisements
15:32 - Special committee to be set up ro resolve issues caused by irregular finance bodies within six months
15:32 - Public transportation costs to reduce by 50% for senior citizens
15:31 - Every citizen to have a bank account - can be opened in commercial banks with an initial deposit of Rs. 250
15:28 - Sri lankan Airlines and Mihin Lanka to be merged to reduced the losses
15:28 - Sri Lankan Airlines and Mihin Airlines have incurred heavy losses  - within five years over Rs. 100 billion due to manangement inefficiencies/ Mihin Air Rs.15 billion during the past five years
15:26 - Dahami Diriya for Sunday school teachers - a monthly sum of Rs. 200 to be paid
15:25 - Rs. 250 monthly allowance to be paid to pre-school teachers
15:25 - Mahapola scholarship fee to be increased upto Rs. 5000
15:23 - Special facilities for disabled war heroes - special loan scheme named Viru Diriya to be introduced in state banks/ maximum borrowin
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