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Celebrating 71st Independence Day

  Sri Lanka celebrated its 71st Independence Day yesterday with the customary pomp and... 


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China and Singapore to invest US $ 1.1bn in cement and steel plants-

  Development Strategies and International Trade Minister Malik Samarawickrama chairs 17th... 


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JKH records growth in 3Q despite challenging operating conditions

 Top line increases 17% to Rs.36.5bn  Net profit up 7% helped by tax reversal  SAGT... 


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Developing human resources SL’s best bet to move forward

  By Nishel Fernando  Sri Lanka must prioritize developing its human resources... 


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CB cuts foreign holding in G-Secs to limit hot money stock

  Reduces threshold of foreign investment in T-bills and bonds from 10% to 5% Currently,... 


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Footwear and Leather Fair 2019

  The 11th Footwear & Leather Fair opened at the BMICH yesterday. The events brings... 


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Tea industry eyes ambitious production target this year

  Tea broker Asia Siyaka projects tea output to reach 320 mn kgs  Says expected... 


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SriLankan loses Rs.40bn in 9 months

  The losses at the national carrier, SriLankan Airlines, widened during the nine months... 


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Rupee falls on importer dollar demand; stocks post 8-week closing low

  (Colombo) REUTERS: Sri Lanka’s rupee closed weaker yesterday due to dollar demand... 


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New entity to handle Port City land sales

A general view of Colombo Port City land reclamation (Reuters photo)   By Nishel Fernando A... 


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