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The import duty on vehicle tyres excluding those of buses: Vehicle parts and dairy products including butter has also been revised from today, the Finance Ministry said.

It said the decision was taken to help the development of domestic industries particularly those related to light engineering, dairy products and tyre manufacturing.

Meanwhile, the total tax payable for the importation of single cabs was also revised to correct an anomaly on the taxing of such vehicles.

  Comments - 8

  • R Thursday, 01 August 2013 02:16 AM

    To meet the expense of Dayasiri

    J Thursday, 01 August 2013 12:00 AM

    here after poor childrem has to also pay more for nutrition food .. thanks to all ppl who voted via DM Android App

    Sambo Thursday, 01 August 2013 02:51 AM

    So the easiest way to recover such monies is putting the burden stupid Sri Lankan's as us.The prices go up by the day but according to CB stats the inflation is coming down. What a clown makes these stats.

    Premalal Thursday, 01 August 2013 02:52 AM

    They dance we pay.

    StormForce Thursday, 01 August 2013 03:10 AM

    Improve domestic production. Anae, magae katta.

    HEWASUNIL Thursday, 01 August 2013 03:11 AM


    Porky Pig Wednesday, 31 July 2013 01:46 PM

    A typical sign of a failing economy. Now the tax hikes are like a cart wheel. How came just bus tyres not help the local industry. A lame excuse for the pinheads in the south.

    lalitha Wednesday, 31 July 2013 01:54 PM

    already a failed economy... its just ppl are being told lies

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