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Friday, 17 August 2018 - 10:00
The value of Sri Lanka rupee against the US dollar was depreciated further yesterday.   According to the Central Bank, the value was at Rs. 161.54.   High... Read More
 Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 13:22
The Cost of Living Committee has decided to introduce a price formula to determine the retail price of domestic gas.A spokesperson from the Consumers Affairs... Read More
 Wednesday, 15 August 2018 - 20:51
The government has decided to enter into two agreements with a United Arab Emirate's firm to purchase refined oil for a period of 10 months.   It... Read More
 Sunday, 12 August 2018 - 9:40
The Central Bank says that the country's economic growth will enter a positive phase this year.   Improving climate conditions, agricultural output... Read More
 Saturday, 11 August 2018 - 10:17
Lanka IOC has also upwardly revised the fuel prices in line with the latest price revision announced by the Finance Ministry.   Accordingly, Octane... Read More
 Friday, 10 August 2018 - 14:01
Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera says during the first five months of 2018, 287,821 new tax files had been opened.   Accordingly, the number... Read More
 Friday, 10 August 2018 - 10:47
The shares of India’s second largest air carrier Jet Airways plunged as much as 14.5 percent in the early trade today from the previous close of... Read More
 Wednesday, 08 August 2018 - 8:19
Ministry of Industry and Commerce says in 2017 the vehicle usage in Sri Lanka had risen by 38% or 7.2 million.   It added the highest number of... Read More
 Saturday, 04 August 2018 - 9:36
China is on track to bail out Sri Lanka with up to 1.25 billion US dollars in 2018.   It will below market rate and will be disbursed later this... Read More
 Friday, 03 August 2018 - 13:29
Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka has decided to maintain policy interest rates at their current levels.   Accordingly, the Standing... Read More
 Thursday, 02 August 2018 - 10:55
The government has decided to introduce a new concessionary loan scheme for the benefit of the medium and small-scale rice mill owners. The credit facilities... Read More
 Monday, 30 July 2018 - 14:36
Another new aircraft was added to the flying fleet of SriLankan Airlines today.   The new aircraft, A-321neo, has been manufactured at the Airbus... Read More
 Saturday, 28 July 2018 - 13:42
Oil prices rose over the past few days after Saudi Arabia suspended oil shipments through a strait in the Red Sea following an attack on two oil tankers... Read More
 Tuesday, 24 July 2018 - 20:31
Sri Lanka has secured the first place in civil aviation safety in South Asia in 2018. According to the preliminary results released by International Civil... Read More
 Tuesday, 24 July 2018 - 15:08
The Ministry of Finance says that a partnership between Japan and Sri Lanka will manufacture of an electric three-wheeler.   The new unit is expected... Read More
 Monday, 23 July 2018 - 12:16
Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera says steps will be taken to bring down the interest on loans of microfinance companies to 30%.   The Minister... Read More