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Monday, 22 January 2018 - 17:42
The trading at the Colombo Stock Exchange ended the day (Jan. 22) in the red with both trading indices losing ground.   The All Share Price Index... Read More
 Monday, 22 January 2018 - 15:56
Indian cricket board says that the Indian Premier League had contributed Rs. 11.5 billion ($182 million) to India’s Gross Domestic Product in 2015.   In... Read More
 Saturday, 20 January 2018 - 15:09
A new budget flight linking Colombo with Chennai and Bangalore has been launched.   The maiden flight took off today (Jan. 20).   It will... Read More
 Thursday, 18 January 2018 - 19:18
The latest data shows that the Chinese economy has grown by 6.9% in 2017.It was the first time in seven years that the pace of growth has picked up.The... Read More
 Thursday, 18 January 2018 - 9:31
The Cabinet has ratified the purchase of 50 electric buses to be added to the fleet of Sri Lanka Transport Board.Those buses are expected to ease the traffic... Read More
 Tuesday, 16 January 2018 - 17:39
The trading at the Colombo Stock Exchange ended on a negative note today (Jan. 16).   The All Share Price Index lost 26.01 points to close the day... Read More
 Monday, 15 January 2018 - 15:18
Sri Lanka’s plans to increase the contribution made by smaller-scale businesses to exports and lift foreign direct investment in 2018 were widely... Read More
 Sunday, 14 January 2018 - 13:53
The latest Central Bank data shows that foreign reserves have improved to around $ 8 billion at end 2017.It said Sri Lanka foreign reserves stood at around... Read More
 Saturday, 13 January 2018 - 8:08
The International Monetary Fund says Sri Lanka’s performance under the Extended Fund Facility programme has remained broadly on track despite a series... Read More
 Friday, 12 January 2018 - 16:39
The trading at the Colombo Stock Exchange ended on a negative note with both All Share Price Index and S&P SL20 Index losing momentum.   The... Read More
 Thursday, 11 January 2018 - 17:41
The trading at the Colombo Stock Exchange ended on a mixed note today (Jan. 11) with share volume dipping.   The All Share Price Index shed 6.73... Read More
 Thursday, 11 January 2018 - 17:28
Ministry of Finance says that government will launch a special credit scheme in March to help young entrepreneurs under a 2018 Budget proposal.   Under... Read More
 Wednesday, 10 January 2018 - 16:46
Wavemaker, GroupM’s new billion-dollar revenue, media, content, and technology agency created from the merger of MEC and Maxus has been launched... Read More
 Wednesday, 10 January 2018 - 11:09
Growth in Sri Lanka is forecast to average 5.1 percent a year over 2018-2020, mainly reflecting strong private consumption and investment growth, the World... Read More
 Tuesday, 09 January 2018 - 23:04
Equity market ended on a negative note today (Jan. 09) as the ASPI decreased by 13.37 points to close at 6,527.14 points, while the S&P SL20 Index... Read More
 Tuesday, 09 January 2018 - 15:10
Sri Lanka has begun work to upgrade its consumer protection regime in line with UN Guidelines on Consumer Protection.    Already 100 UN member... Read More