Friday, 24 February 2017 - 6:59
US Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin, has promised "very significant" tax reform before the Congressional break in August.In his first television interview,... Read More
Thursday, 23 February 2017 - 7:34
An international agreement forecast to boost global trade by 1 trillion dollars a year has come into force.
The Director General of the World Trade Organization,... Read More
Wednesday, 22 February 2017 - 17:41
The Government announced today that it requires to improve Sri Lanka’s exports by tapping new markets.
Minister of International Trade Malik... Read More
Tuesday, 21 February 2017 - 13:17
Foreign Secretary of India Dr. S. Jaishankar visited Sri Lanka from February 18th to 20th, for bilateral discussions with Sri Lankan leaders.
His... Read More
Tuesday, 21 February 2017 - 8:44
Tea production in January this year has fallen by 15.3 per cent.
Sri Lanka Tea Board said that bad weather, shortcomings in fertilizing and bans imposed... Read More
Monday, 20 February 2017 - 13:45
The agreement with China regarding Hambantota port has being amended.
Accordingly, the Chinese company will receive 70 per cent of the ownership,... Read More
Monday, 20 February 2017 - 9:18
Kraft Heinz says it has dropped its plan to buy Anglo-Dutch rival Unilever.
Marmite-maker Unilever rejected the US food giant's bid on Friday, saying... Read More
Monday, 20 February 2017 - 6:54
Two leading experts from Geneva are now in Colombo for today’s pioneering session by Department of Commerce to work on one of the most technically... Read More
Saturday, 18 February 2017 - 11:43
Mark Zuckerberg has revealed deep-seated concerns that the tide is turning against globalisation.
In an interview with the BBC, the Facebook founder said... Read More
Saturday, 18 February 2017 - 9:53
The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce has released a document containing recommendations on helping Sri Lanka’s industries prepare for trade liberalization.
The... Read More
Friday, 17 February 2017 - 12:46
The loan installment Sri Lanka has to pay both locally and overseas in 2017 is 1480 billion rupees, says Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake.
The foreign... Read More
Friday, 17 February 2017 - 7:52
Sri Lankan shares ended weak yesterday. The Colombo stock index was reported at 6,173.72.
The turnover was 633.1 million rupees. Read More
Thursday, 16 February 2017 - 13:22
Executive committee board meeting for the current term of the South Asian Federation of Exchanges (SAFE) will be held in Colombo on the 27th this month.
It... Read More
Thursday, 16 February 2017 - 9:55
Facebook is to roll out an app that lets users watch the platform's video content on television.
The move could allow it to eventually better compete... Read More
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 - 10:46
The Export Development Board entered into a promotional agreement with Thai Trade Centre Chennai to develop two way trade, between Sri Lanka and Thailand... Read More