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Unit rate-based duty failed to achieve government revenue targets: CMTA

From left: CMTA Past Chairman Gihan Pilapitiya, Ceylon Chamber of Commerce Secretariat Rohan Casiechetty,... 


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Asian markets stagger into weekend as G7 approaches

While there remain concerns about a possible trade war and other geopolitical issues, equities... 


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Doha Bank to play key role in attracting Qatari investments to Sri Lanka

  From left: Doha Bank Chief International Banking Officer  Frank Hamer, Sri Lankan Ambassador... 


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PM identifies ICT industry as savior to help realise national export targets

  By Shabiya Ali Ahlam The country’s budding ICT sector was yesterday looked up... 


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‘The One’ project ready to showcase tallest skyscraper in South Asia

  Aerial View of ‘The One’   4.5 million square feet covered in the... 


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HNB arranges Rs.5.4bn syndicated loan to fund ODEL Mall

From left: Softlogic Holdings PLC Corporate Finance and Treasury Head Hiran Perera, HNB PLC Deputy... 


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CB targets to end 2018 with US $ 9.5bn in foreign reserves

Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy. Pic by Samantha Perera   Exposure to short-term swaps to... 


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Culinary Art Food Expo 2018 opens

Minister John Amaratunga inspecting some of the items on display. Chef Gerard Mendis – Chairman,... 


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Sri Lanka-China free trade talks hit major hurdles

Sri Lanka wants agreement to be reviewed in 10 years Beijing does not want deal review –... 


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Lankan banks sit on Rs.19bn capital hole as sector braces for BASEL III

  The Sri Lankan banks satisfy many of the key matrices such as growth, profits, efficiency... 


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