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SriLankan: Govt.’s litmus test for SOE restructuring?

IMF is believed to have requested govt. to address issues at SriLankan before the release of further... 


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ComBank wins overall award at CA Sri Lanka Annual Report Awards

  Commercial Bank PLC on Tuesday won the ‘Cyril Gardiner Memorial Trophy’ Gold... 


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Sri Lanka Insurance puts up strong show for September quarter

GWP growth hits Rs.23bn—Life Rs.9.2bn and General Rs.14.1bn Total claims paid during the... 


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Tower tax could result in exit of major foreign investors: operators

Stress telecom industry’s role as major contributor of realized FDI Say levy would result... 


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Govt. to launch probe on Treasury bond issues between 2008-2014 period: PM

Says Rs.4702bn was raised through private placements during the period No approval from Monetary... 


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Apparel industry lowers export target over delays in regaining GSP Plus

From left: Sharad Amalean, Finance and Mass Media Minister Mangala Samaraweera, SLAEA Chairman Felix... 


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President against shipping industry liberalisation: minister

By Yohan Perera and Ajith Siriwardana  Ports and Shipping Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe yesterday... 


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Sri Lanka’s FTA hype likened to treating one’s neck for stiff ankle

At a time when calls for more Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) are echoing from all corners, a recent study... 


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Trade deficit with India no big deal: economist

By Shabiya Ali Ahlam Despite the hue and cry made by the public and a certain section of the business... 


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Sri Lanka borrows US $ 350mn from ADB for roads, wind power park

Finance and Mass Media Ministry Secretary Dr. R.H.S. Samaratunga signed the loan agreement on behalf... 


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