Friday, 20 January 2017 - 12:40
Sri Lanka has sold fixed and floating rate dollar denominated bonds worth 458 million dollars.
The Central Bank called offers to sell 225 million dollars... Read More
Friday, 20 January 2017 - 7:46
E-commerce giant Alibaba has shown its interest to invest in Sri Lanka.
Its Chairman Jack Ma met Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake at the World Economic... Read More
Friday, 20 January 2017 - 6:39
The European Central Bank (ECB) has kept its main interest rate unchanged at zero for another month.
The decision by the eurozone central bank's 25-member... Read More
Thursday, 19 January 2017 - 12:02
The Sri Lankan rupee traded weaker yesterday due to importer dollar demand, after sales by foreign banks had helped the U.S. currency to edge up in the... Read More
Thursday, 19 January 2017 - 8:44
Central Bank of Sri Lanka has advised commercial banks and leasing companies to follow new regulations in granting loans for vehicle leasing including... Read More
Thursday, 19 January 2017 - 7:28
World Bank will give Sri Lanka US$125 million to modernize the agriculture sector.This will aid the country to make the agri sector more efficient.World... Read More
Wednesday, 18 January 2017 - 14:10
The Additional Director General of Customs General U. Liyanage stated that parts of endemic species both animal and plant must not be sold.
He mentioned... Read More
Wednesday, 18 January 2017 - 11:15
The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce will line up 4 well-known economists along with an international relations specialist to discuss the economic outlook.
This... Read More
Tuesday, 17 January 2017 - 18:43
Sri Lanka has recorded a profit of Rs. million 1200 through fish exports in 2016 when compared with the profits made in 2015. The total income earned in... Read More
Tuesday, 17 January 2017 - 14:20
Tea Research Institute has introduced a new tea variety that can grow in dry weather.
Named T.R.I 5000, the tea variety was introduced after 25 years... Read More
Monday, 16 January 2017 - 14:21
Sterling slumped to three-month lows in thin Asian trade on Monday with investors again concerned by media reports that the British government is prepared... Read More
Monday, 16 January 2017 - 13:19
Sri Lanka is interested in importing crude oil from Iran, Minister of Science, Technology and Research Susil Premajayantha says.
He said this during a... Read More
Monday, 16 January 2017 - 8:33
All Island Lottery Dealers ‘Association (AILDA) says a strike will commence today.
Association President Krishan Marambe said the government has... Read More
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 11:20
Nintendo has said it will release its long-awaited new console, the Nintendo Switch, on 3 March.
The stakes are high for the Japanese firm after its most... Read More
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 8:20
Indian industrial giant Tata Sons has named a new chairman after the previous incumbent was ousted sparking a bitter management feud.
The role will be... Read More