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Thursday, 04 October 2018 - 19:07
The rupee depreciated further against the US Dollar, recording a new low, selling at 171 rupees and 42 cents. The US Dollar was buying at 167 rupees and... Read More
 Wednesday, 03 October 2018 - 13:47
The Cost of Living committee which met yesterday has decided to introduce a price control on rice.Accordingly, a kilogram of samba should be sold at 108... Read More
 Tuesday, 02 October 2018 - 15:24
As per a decision made by the ice manufacturers union , the price of a cube of industrial ice will be increased by 30 rupees.The increase is a consequence... Read More
 Sunday, 23 September 2018 - 10:05
Central Bank Governor Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy says that if necessity arises the Central Bank will intervene aggressively to maintain the exchange rate.... Read More
 Friday, 21 September 2018 - 13:56
Sri Lanka rupee continued to depreciate against the US dollar, passing the Rs. 170 mark for the first time. Accordingly, the selling rate of a dollar is... Read More
 Thursday, 20 September 2018 - 15:39
The Vehicle importers union has voiced its objections to the decision made by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka to impose a 100 per cent margin deposit requirement... Read More
 Thursday, 20 September 2018 - 13:20
The government has planned to set up an environmentally friendly industrial zone adjacent to the Kankesanthurai cement factory. The zone is to be set up... Read More
 Wednesday, 19 September 2018 - 10:05
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide a loan of Rs. 8 billion (USD 50 million) for a rooftop solar power generation project. An agreement... Read More
 Tuesday, 18 September 2018 - 14:04
The Sri Lankan rupee has depreciated further against the US dollar today. Accordingy, the selling rate of the rupee against the dollar is Rs. 166.64. Read More
 Tuesday, 18 September 2018 - 13:54
India has agreed to fund the building of an airconditioned storage facility in Dambulla. The agreement was signed yesterday. Accordingly, India will... Read More
 Friday, 14 September 2018 - 14:15
The land reclamation of the Colombo International Financial City (CIFL) will be completed by mid next year, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, China Habour... Read More
 Tuesday, 11 September 2018 - 11:13
The Board of Investment (BoI) has announced an investment worth Rs. 8 million for the apparel sector of the Northern Province. According to a statement... Read More
 Tuesday, 11 September 2018 - 9:27
The 2019 Budget proposals are to be presented in Parliament on November 8. Accordingly, the second reading of the budget proposals will be conducted on... Read More
 Monday, 10 September 2018 - 13:55
The committee appointed to decide on a formula to determine fuel prices is scheduled to meet at the Finance Ministry this afternoon. According to the... Read More
 Tuesday, 04 September 2018 - 9:03
People in the estates have reportedly been severely impacted by the Rs. 5 increase in the pricing of flour, as generally speaking, the preparation of all... Read More
 Tuesday, 28 August 2018 - 20:03
The money market data shows that the value of the rupee against the US dollar had depreciated further today.   The value has come down to Rs. 162.40,... Read More