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Women can now be employed at licensed liquor outletsWomen can now be employed at licensed liquor outlets

Women can now be employed at licensed liquor outlets, the Ministry of Finance said.Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera said that the schedule in the Excise Notification no.666 of the Gazette Extraordinary of 1979 has been amended to allow females over 18 years to purchase alcohol legally and also to be employed at licensed premises without prior approval from the Excise Commissioner. (Colombo Gazette)