Saturday, 09 May 2015 - 15:33
Shares rose to over nine-week high on Thursday as local investors picked up certain stocks on earning hopes, but foreign investors exited from the country’s... Read More
Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 16:56
Technology giant Apple sold 61.1 million iPhones in the first three months of 2015, driving profit up 33% from a year earlier.
The firm reported a 13.6... Read More
Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 16:54
Twitter has reported lower than expected revenue for the first three months of the year, saying that new products sold less well than forecast.
The micro... Read More
Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 16:52
Sri Lanka's Treasury bill yields were down at yesterday’s auction with the 12-month yield dropping 11 basis points to 6.39 per cent.
It was decided... Read More
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 - 16:53
Facebook Inc introduced free video calling in its Messenger phone app on Monday as the company seeks to transform its mobile messaging service into a full-featured... Read More
Monday, 27 April 2015 - 16:33
Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell are coming to Australia later this year.
Harris said that she is delighted about their revived musical partnership and... Read More
Monday, 27 April 2015 - 16:11
On the 22nd of March 2015, Seylan Bank, the bank with a heart, emerged with yet another amazing challenge for corporate staff from a number of companies... Read More
Monday, 27 April 2015 - 16:04
The chairman of the carmaker Volkswagen Ferdinand Piech, has resigned after a power struggle with chief executive Martin Winterkorn.
Piech had criticised... Read More
Monday, 27 April 2015 - 15:55
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed in a phone conversation on Sunday to maintain contact during talks between... Read More
Monday, 27 April 2015 - 14:02
According to the 2015 Sunday Times Rich List Warner Music owner Len Blavatnik is Britain's richest man with a £13.17bn fortune.
He takes the top... Read More
Tuesday, 21 April 2015 - 17:34
Global enabler of business and trade, Emirates, has announced an historic 9.2 billion dollar deal with Rolls-Royce for Trent 900 engines and a long-term... Read More
Tuesday, 21 April 2015 - 17:32
The collapse in oil prices over the past year was driven by one major force - Saudi Arabia.
After watching U.S. shale players and countries like Brazil,... Read More
Tuesday, 21 April 2015 - 17:30
After cancellations and delays owing to political instability in Pakistan, Chinese President Xi Jinping is finally set to visit Pakistan in a trip that... Read More
Tuesday, 21 April 2015 - 17:28
China's central bank is to cut its bank reserve requirement ratio by one percentage point.
The People's Bank of China said that the new reserve requirement... Read More
Friday, 17 April 2015 - 16:47
"Without Borders Sri Lanka" is a grass root initiative that develops sustainable community driven development models for impoverished communities. The... Read More
Friday, 10 April 2015 - 16:56
The eurozone has said only six working days are left for Greece to come up with a revised list of reforms to seal a deal on its next rescue bailout.
Eurozone... Read More
Wednesday, 08 April 2015 - 16:51
Court of Appeal issues order in favour of Northern Power Plant; employees return to work on Monday
With the order of indefinite closure and eviction of... Read More
Wednesday, 08 April 2015 - 16:49
Elephant House sausages once again has revolutionized the aspects of taste with the launch of its newest product, the Elephant House Black Forest Sausage.... Read More
Wednesday, 08 April 2015 - 16:46
Seylan Bank Panadura branch was re-located to new premises at No.372, Galle Road, Panadura with the objective of providing its clientele with a more efficient... Read More
Tuesday, 07 April 2015 - 16:41
South Korea's Samsung Electronics has forecast a quarterly operating profit of 5.44 billion dollars for the first three months of 2015.
The numbers beat... Read More