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April tourist arrivals up 8.5%

  Arrivals from Eastern Europe pick up first time this year Tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka during... 


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CSE invites CTC to Ring Opening Bell

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) yesterday invited key officials of Ceylon Tobacco PLC (CTC), a unit... 


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Budget deficit hits 6% of GDP

  Sri Lanka missed its budget deficit target for the first time in the post-conflict period, as... 


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Global giant to assist Lankan foundry industry

Sri Lankan foundries have not been given clear directions or policies, and will be addressed in the... 


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Fitch’s rating affirmation will boost confidence: Harsha

By Lahiru Pothmulla   Fitch’s affirmation of ‘BB-‘ rating on Sri Lanka will result in more... 


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Tea, rubber smallholders cry foul over subsidy effectiveness

By Chandeepa Wettasinghe   Recent information has brought to question the effectiveness of the... 


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BoC upholds top position with Rs.20bn PBT

Bank of Ceylon (BoC) closed its 75th year on a high note by recording the highest ever profit before... 


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Businesses need not fear anymore

    Writing to the world’s leading op-ed page Project Syndicate, Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe... 


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CCC says uncertainty affecting economic and biz environment

  The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC) yesterday urged the President and the government to end... 


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Public tribunal unanimously opposes Port City project

By Chandeepa Wettasinghe A public tribunal hosted by anti-corruption watchdog Transparency International... 


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