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Higher oil bill, vehicle imports fire up imports expanding Sept. trade gap

        Sept. trade deficit expands to US $ 713mn; trade deficit... 


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New coin series presented to MR

  Central Bank Governor Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy officially presented a new series of... 


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CB says won’t stand in way of financial innovation

But says will closely monitor to ensure system stability Admits fintech innovations becoming... 


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Tea industry wage negotiations deadlocked amid political crisis

  RPCs say Rs.1000 day wage demand unfeasible  Productivity-based model only... 


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State banks to borrow up to US$1 bn abroad before end of 2018

Sri Lanka’s three State banks will borrow up to US$1 billion from foreign sources before the... 


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October national inflation decelerates on base effect; core inflation up

  Sri Lanka’s nationwide inflation measured by the year-on-year (YoY) change in the... 


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Lubricant market expands in 2Q on base effect

    Market leaders Chevron Lubricants gains market share Second biggest... 


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Tourism industry sees slowdown in bookings during key winter season

  Industry stakeholders say ongoing political crisis major reason Majority of cancellations... 


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Softlogic opens first supermarket

  Softlogic Supermarkets Pvt Ltd CEO Andrew Dalby (left) handing over the first purchase... 


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High Commissioner of India inaugurates Intex South Asia at BMICH

The 4th edition of Intex South Asia, the largest international textile sourcing show in South Asia,... 


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