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 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
 Tuesday, 10 January 2017 - 13:08
Oil prices tumbled nearly 4 percent on Monday on concern that record Iraqi crude exports and rising U.S. output would undermine OPEC's efforts to curb... Read More
 Wednesday, 04 January 2017 - 8:13
In a raid carried out in Pettah the Consumer Affairs Authority recovered yesterday a stock of rice unsuitable for human consumption. Consumer Affairs... Read More
 Monday, 02 January 2017 - 13:41
President Hassan Rouhani sought to reassure Iranians yesterday that the government would work to protect market stability after the country's currency... Read More
 Thursday, 29 December 2016 - 12:46
Registration of motor vehicles has increased in November as there was a high demand prior to the 2017 budget. Registration of three-wheelers and hybrid... Read More
 Thursday, 29 December 2016 - 9:23
The Fisheries Ministry has taken steps to develop the export of fresh water fish in Northern Province. Unemployed young women will be selected and trained... Read More
 Tuesday, 27 December 2016 - 13:44
Registration of motor vehicles has increased in November as there was a high demand prior to the 2017 budget. Registration of three-wheelers and hybrid... Read More
 Friday, 23 December 2016 - 13:03
Tea production has increased to 27.3 million kg in November. Also, tea fetched a high price during auctions in Colombo. However, the tea production from... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 December 2016 - 19:33
Agriculture Minister Duminda Dissanayake said that steps will be taken to impose a controlled price for rice.He was speaking at a media conference organized... Read More
 Monday, 19 December 2016 - 10:54
The Sri Lanka Retailers’ Association entered into an MOU with the Ministry of Tourism. This program was initiated by the Ministry as Sri Lanka attracts... Read More
 Friday, 16 December 2016 - 6:54
Seylan Bank has launched ‘Seylan Seylfie Youth Account’ that caters to the interests of the young generation.The bank has joined hands with... Read More
 Wednesday, 14 December 2016 - 9:27
The post-election rally in US shares showed no sign of slowing as all three of the major US indexes hit fresh record highs. The Dow closed up 0.6% at... Read More
 Thursday, 08 December 2016 - 12:59
Cabinet has approved to publish the directions made under the Fauna and Flora Protection Ordinance in the gazette making provisions for regulating private... Read More
 Wednesday, 07 December 2016 - 7:50
The tourist arrivals into the country rose by 16 per cent to 167,217 in November this year. Tourists from India, China and Western Europe saw an increase. Total... Read More
 Wednesday, 30 November 2016 - 11:27
Despite an increase in exports Sri Lanka's trade deficit widened 8 percent to 782.8 million dollars in August 2016 from 724.5 million dollars a year earlier. On... Read More
 Wednesday, 03 August 2016 - 7:51
A lawsuit has been filed against the makers of Pokemon Go over players trespassing on private property. A man in the US said strangers started lingering... Read More
 Tuesday, 02 August 2016 - 12:51
Foreign investors bought 9.4 billion Sri Lankan rupees, in bonds in the week of July 27th, in a 2nd week of strong purchases. This was after confidence... Read More
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