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 Wednesday, 22 March 2017 - 7:48
Sri Lanka’s National Consumer Price Index rose to 8.2 per cent, Census and Statistics Departmentstates. In January it was reported at 6.5 per... Read More
 Tuesday, 21 March 2017 - 12:37
Fifty fully equipped Lanka Sathosa outlets will be opened on 28th March. They will be opened under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena and... Read More
 Saturday, 18 March 2017 - 19:50
The Colombo Stock Exchange, in association with the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka and the Sri Lankan High Commission in Australia will... Read More
 Tuesday, 07 March 2017 - 9:34
Tourist arrivals in Sri Lanka fell 0.1 percent in February 2017 to 197,517, compared with the same month in 2016, the first fall since May 2009 following... Read More
 Friday, 03 March 2017 - 7:48
Coconut oil prices will decrease before the Sinhala and Tamil New Year, Hector Kobbekaduwa Agrarian Research and Training Institute states. The cost... Read More
 Saturday, 25 February 2017 - 12:32
Volkswagen will set caps on executive pay, the German carmaker said as it announced a return to profit for 2016 following the "dieselgate" scandal. Under... 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
 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
 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
 Saturday, 11 February 2017 - 17:30
The Central Bank has sought Cabinet approval to raise 2.5 billion US dollars in 2017 from a sovereign bond issue of 1 billion US dollars, and a syndicated... Read More
 Tuesday, 07 February 2017 - 16:48
Finland has announced that they would fully support Sri Lanka to help generate electricity using sea waves. The Finnish ambassador stated this during... Read More
 Monday, 06 February 2017 - 8:04
Sri Lankan Rupee depreciated by 0.5 percent against the US dollar from the end of 2016 to February 02. Central Bank stated that the rupee declined against... Read More
 Wednesday, 01 February 2017 - 14:31
The Foreign Employment Bureau said that the highest number of remittances received in the country in the recent history was recorded in 2016. The remittances... Read More
 Thursday, 26 January 2017 - 15:08
Sri Lanka plans on holding a digital summit in March this year in order to boost the country’s global digital presence. Experts and executive officers... Read More
 Monday, 23 January 2017 - 18:47
Dr. Amara Satharasinghe, Director General of the Department of Census and Statistics said that inflation rate has increased by the end of last year. He... Read More
 Saturday, 21 January 2017 - 9:01
The International Monitory Fund has praised the steps taken by the Government to create fiscal discipline and economic advancement.IMF Chief Christine... 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
 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
 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
 Wednesday, 11 January 2017 - 9:56
Facebook is to test "mid-roll" video advertising - in which ads are played after a video has already started. Reports state that the ads would probably... Read More
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