Friday, 24 March 2017 - 8:45
Central Bank of Sri Lanka increased policy rates by 25 basis points.
Accordingly, Standing Deposit Facility Rate will increase to 7.25 per cent and Standing... Read More
Friday, 24 March 2017 - 8:17
Shares in Sri Lankan closed low yesterday.
Colombo stock index closed down 0.3 percent at 5,979.85 after breaching the 6,000 barrier.
Turnover stood... Read More
Friday, 24 March 2017 - 7:16
At least four major US firms have pulled millions of dollars in advertising from Google’s platform amid rows over extremist content.The Times reported... Read More
Wednesday, 22 March 2017 - 13:37
Fishermen in Chilaw claims they are facing hardships as a result of the decision made by the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquatic Resource Development to... Read More
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 - 19:56
The revised agreement to lease out the Hambantota Port to a Chinese company has been submitted to the Cabinet by special Projects Minister Dr. Sarath Amunugama... 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
Monday, 20 March 2017 - 9:13
An agreement was signed for several development projects in Jaffna district.
It was signed between Canada Toronto City Council John Tory and Northern... 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
Friday, 17 March 2017 - 11:34
Sri Lanka's economy grew at a positive rate of 4.4 percent last year despite the impact of the inclement weather, first disastrous floods and later the... Read More
Thursday, 16 March 2017 - 10:45
OPPO to launch its newest dual selfie camera F3 Plus of F3 series across five markets on 23rd this month.
This is OPPO’s first-ever dual selfie... Read More
Tuesday, 14 March 2017 - 10:14
The Colombo International Airport renovation work and the re-laying of the run way will be completed by end of this month, ahead of schedule.
An official... Read More
Tuesday, 14 March 2017 - 8:32
Sugar importers have stated that in spite of the government’s announcement that controlled prices previously implemented have been removed, the price... Read More
Monday, 13 March 2017 - 11:05
The Export Development Board has embarked on a program to groom 2,000 entrepreneurs to enter the global export market.
This will result in many benefits... Read More
Monday, 13 March 2017 - 7:56
Iceland will lift all capital controls on its citizens, businesses and pension funds from Tuesday.
Capital controls, such as those to restrict money... Read More
Monday, 13 March 2017 - 11:40
Key data for the formulation of the long-term power generation plan prepared for the next 20 years was provided to the Public Utilities Commission by Ceylon... Read More
Friday, 10 March 2017 - 11:00
Lego hit record sales last year, but could not dislodge Barbie maker Mattel as the world's best-selling toy maker.
The perennially popular plastic brick... Read More
Friday, 10 March 2017 - 7:42
Officials at the Ministry of Agriculture claims that 545,717 metric tonnes of paddy are predicted to be destroyed due to the prevailing drought conditions.
The... Read More
Thursday, 09 March 2017 - 10:21
The Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce in Bremen, Harald Emigholz, has assured that the German Chambers will work with their Sri Lankan counterparts to... Read More
Wednesday, 08 March 2017 - 8:52
The Government of New Zealand expects to broaden existing investment in Sri Lanka and is ready to assist in economic development activities in the island.
David... Read More