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 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
 Monday, 08 January 2018 - 21:19
The broad market index, ASPI closed in green due to price gains in counters such as John Keells Holdings, Nestle Lanka and Lion Brewery with turnover crossing... Read More
 Monday, 08 January 2018 - 17:13
The Australian High Commission in Colombo says that the trade value between Australia and Sri Lanka has surged to a record high of A$ 1.3 billion in 2016-17,... Read More
 Monday, 08 January 2018 - 16:43
The international rating agency, Fitch Ratings says Sri Lankan banks are likely to significantly boost issuance of Basel III-compliant Tier 2 instruments... Read More
 Sunday, 07 January 2018 - 10:40
The Trump administration has proposed a controversial plan to open up protected areas in the Pacific and Atlantic oceans for offshore drilling. The five-year... Read More
 Saturday, 06 January 2018 - 9:17
Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority says that tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka have reached an all-time high of 2,116,407 in 2017.   According... Read More
 Friday, 05 January 2018 - 18:06
The trading at the Colombo Stock Exchange ended the 1st week of the year on a positive note.   The All Share Price Index increased by 55.07 to end... Read More
 Friday, 05 January 2018 - 17:36
Tata Group and Singapore Airlines are open to bidding for indebted state-run Air India, Vistara’s chief executive officer Leslie Thng told reporters... Read More
 Friday, 05 January 2018 - 14:47
The cabinet has granted approval to raise 5 billion dollars through Sri Lanka Development Bonds and Sovereign Bonds in 2018.   Accordingly, it has... Read More
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