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Central Bank keeps policy rates steady

  Indrajith Coomaraswamy Pic by Damith Wickremesinghe     US$229 mn net... 


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Amendments to Microfinance Act to rein in loan sharks

 From left: Finance State Minister Eran Wickramaratne, Finance and Mass Media Minister Mangala... 


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SLIC to regain market leadership through 3-yr strategy

From left: SLIC CEO Chandana Aluthgama and SLIC Chairman Hemaka Amarasuriya unveiling the new corporate... 


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UL completes acquisition of final Airbus Neo aircraft

  SriLankan Airlines yesterday welcomed its newest and final addition to the Airbus A321... 


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UL completes acquisition of final Airbus Neo aircraft

  SriLankan Airlines yesterday welcomed its newest and final addition to the Airbus A321... 


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Depressed consumer demand hampers John Keells first quarter

Except for group’s transport and financial services segments, all other segments fare poorly Net... 


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Lankan banks told to be ruthless with borrowers if NPLs continue to rise

The Sri Lankan banks may still be far from a full-blown non-performing loan (NPL) crisis. But cracks... 


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Sri Lanka’s maritime sector master plan nears completion

To be presented to Cabinet for approval shortly  Plans afoot to operationalise East Container... 


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China’s Xi offers fresh US $ 295mn grant to Sri Lanka

President Maithripala Sirisena shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping during former’s... 


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Export growth outpaces imports in May

  Exports grow 10% to US$ 924mn; imports increase 7.7% to US$ 1.9bn May trade deficit... 


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