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State Minister of Finance assumes duties

  The newly appointed State Minister of Finance Eran Wickramaratne assumed duties at the... 


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‘Sri Lanka Investment and Business Conclave 2017’ kicks off

President Maithripala Sirisena receiving the award for the overall winner (Sri Lanka) of ‘Island... 


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Microfinance practitioners seek policy support for sustainable industry

From left: LMFPA Treasurer Priyantha Dematagoda, Vice President Anura Atapattu, President M.M. Attanayake,... 


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Govt. to introduce new laws to curtail profit-motivated imports

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe inspects machinery at the new Flexiprint factory at Flinth Commercial... 


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Graded hotels gain marginally over informal sector in 2016

By Chandeepa Wettasinghe The graded hotel segment has been able to prune the relative growth of the... 


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Private sector views Mangala’s appointment in positive light

Minister Mangala Samaraweera receives his letter of appointment from President Maithripala Sirisena    By... 


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PATA forecasts slower tourist arrivals to SL

PATA Chairman Andrew Jones (left) and Tourism and Christian Religious Affairs Minister John Amaratunga.... 


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Readying to re-enter lost markets

Garment workers sewing skirts at Timex garments factory in Wattala. Sri Lankan exporters will... 


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UAE’s Lulu Group reveals plans for mega investments

Law and Order and Southern Development Minister Sagala Ratnayaka cuts the ribbon to inaugurate the... 


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EU urges on export diversification as SL becomes GSP Plus eligible from Friday

EU Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, Tung-Lai Margue and Political, Trade and Communications... 


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