Thursday, 22 September 2016 - 8:39
Sri Lankan shares has edged up yesterday with the benchmark Colombo stock index ending at 6,451.61.
Foreign investors net bought 28.9 million rupees worth... Read More
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 - 13:34
SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that E.B. Creasy Group, one of Sri Lanka’s oldest industry leaders and part of Colombo Fort Lands and Building... Read More
Wednesday, 14 September 2016 - 8:18
IMF representatives met the Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanayake yesterday.
Their mission was to review the $1.5 billion loan approved for Sri Lanka... Read More
Tuesday, 13 September 2016 - 15:38
Fiserv, a global leader in financial services technology solutions has further augmented its focus and commitment to Sri Lanka and its existing customers... Read More
Monday, 12 September 2016 - 14:25
Revenues from agricultural exports has decreased by 11.3 per cent in the first six months of this year.
It was reported at US dollars 1104.7 this year,... Read More
Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 8:55
Sri Lankan rupee has traded steady yesterday.
Foreign inflows jumped 31.4 per cent. It was recorded at Rs. 302.4 billion rupees.
Benchmark Colombo stock... Read More
Monday, 29 August 2016 - 10:02
Complaints made against the quality of drinking water bottles have increased, the Consumer Affairs Authority says.
It added that bottled water that were... Read More
Thursday, 25 August 2016 - 8:56
Sri Lankan shares closed slightly weaker yesterday, with the benchmark Colombo stock index ending at 6588.3.
Turnover was Rs. 01 billion. Read More
Tuesday, 23 August 2016 - 14:12
Sri Lanka's nationwide inflation in July 2016 determined under the new National Consumer Price Index declined to 5.8 percent from 6.4 percent recorded... Read More
Thursday, 18 August 2016 - 7:51
Concerns are being expressed about the business prudence of more Lankan companies into the archipelago.
Therefore, according to a leading leisure sector... Read More
Friday, 12 August 2016 - 10:15
The Industry and Commerce Ministry has decided to introduce a new meter scheme for the taxi system including three-wheelers.
The ministry stated that... Read More
Thursday, 11 August 2016 - 9:28
Sri Lankan shares rose by 33.64 points yesterday.
Benchmark Colombo stock index ended at 6,543.75.
Turnover stood at 751.6 million rupees. Read More
Monday, 08 August 2016 - 14:42
The Northern Province Governor’s Office is preparing to hold an Investment Conference for the first time after the end of war.
It is due to be held... Read More
Thursday, 04 August 2016 - 9:10
Sri Lankan shares has closed at its highest in over seven weeks yesterday.
Sources said the benchmark Colombo stock index ended up 0.13 percent at 6,511.58.
Overseas... Read More
Monday, 01 August 2016 - 7:22
The Export Development Board targets an export income of US$ 14.5 billion this year despite a tough global business environment that has even affected... Read More
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 - 11:29
Sri Lanka’s Cabinet Committee on Economic Management has decided to accelerate the license issuing process for Micro Finance Institutions (MFIs).
Though... Read More
Friday, 22 July 2016 - 9:37
The government has set seven government institutions on sale.
Among them are Hilton hotel in Colombo, Lanka Hospitals, Height Regence Hotel and Mahinda... Read More
Thursday, 21 July 2016 - 8:45
The World Bank reiterated its continued assistance to Sri lanka when World Bank Country Director for Sri Lanka and the Maldives Françoise Clottes... Read More
Tuesday, 12 July 2016 - 9:23
Sri Lankan shares rose to the highest in two weeks yesterday.
The benchmark stock index ended at 6,372 and the total turnover was Rs. 878.8 million.
Foreign... Read More
Monday, 11 July 2016 - 9:15
An employ has been remanded over stealing 2.4 million rupees worth of old 5000 rupee notes that the Sri Lanka Central Bank had acquired for destruction,... Read More