IBM PureSystems and new System x M4 unveiled in Sri Lanka

IBM (NYSE: IBM) launched Expert Integrated Systems in Sri Lanka to help organizations achieve greater agility, efficiency, simplicity and control, with a seamless and...

Etisalat may buy Airtel Sri Lanka

Bharti Airtel, the world's fourth largest telecom operator by subscribers, is in advanced discussions to sell off its Sri Lankan operations to Abu Dhabi's...

WSO2 hosts first live stream technical conference in Colombo

WSO2 announced the annual user conference, WSO2Con 2013, which will explore technology insights and best practices in the areas of API management, service-oriented architecture...

Indian bicycle maker shuts Sri Lankan plant over GSP issue

Premium bicycle maker Firefox Bikes Thursday said it has closed its manufacturing plant in Sri Lanka, owned by one of its promoters, and moved...

Sri Lanka plans tea hub, imports from India, China

Sri Lanka's tea exporters are lobbying for liberalized imports to expand the industry and make it into a tea hub by blending high quality...

Galaxy S3 takes No. 1 position in smartphone market

Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S3 became the world's best-selling smartphone model last quarter, pushing aside Apple Inc's iPhone, which has dominated the chart for more...

Fly to Mattala from BIA for just Rs 2,999

SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka, is introducing new offers to Mattala, providing a great opportunity to all Sri Lankans to enjoy...

Risk-based capital adequacy requirement by CSE

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) is in the process of implementing a Risk-based Capital Adequacy Requirement to all Stockbroker Firms who are Members/Trading Members...

SLTPB digital campaign bears fruit

The Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB) is evaluating the impact of its digital campaign launched recently in the UK and France. The evaluation...

Shangri-La launches 500mn US dollar luxury apartments and office complex project in Colombo

Hong Kong based Shangri La Hotels and Resorts, a property developer and hotel group launches 500 million US dollars of exclusive residences, office and...

Bandara Jayathilake, Senior Executive Vice President of SME Banking at Nations Trust Bank speaks...

Elaborating on the Small and Medium Enterprises Sector of Sri Lanka,Senior Executive Vice President – SME Banking at Nations Trust Bank, Bandara Jayathilake discusses...

Executive Coach to Steve Jobs to coach in Sri Lanka in June

After the unprecedented success arising from ‘Ron Kaufman Live in Sri Lanka’ in 2017, SLIM signed an MOU with the best-selling author and coach...

India’s Tatas exit Sri Lanka tea business after 25 years

After establishing a strong foothold in the tea industry of Sri Lanka over the past 25 years, the India's Tatas are exiting the business...

IFAD and Sri Lanka sign financial deal on SAP

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the Government of Sri Lanka signed a Financial Agreement for the implementation of the Smallholder Agribusiness...

Sri Lanka in talks with China to tap panda bond market

Sri Lanka is in talks with China to tap the panda bond market, Central Bank Governor Dr Indrajit Coomaraswamy said. Speaking at a media briefing...

Axiata eyes Airtel’s Lanka business

Axiata, the Malaysia-based telecom operator has approached Bharti Airtel to acquire the Indian operator's business in Sri Lanka, according to people privy to the...

Sri Lanka’s first state-of-the art 5G Innovation Center to be established

Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, in partnership with Ericsson, the world leader in communications technology and services along with the Ministry...

SLGTI to be opened in Kilinochchi

The establishment of the Sri Lanka-German Training Institute (SLGTI), a landmark project initiated by German Development Cooperation (GIZ) in partnership with the Government of...

Sri Lankan equities attract interest of wider international audience

Investment flows from the Scandinavian region to the Sri Lankan stock market have made a noteworthy improvement in recent years, where inward investments have...

Sri Lanka National Trade Facilitation Committee visits Australia

Fifteen representatives from Sri Lanka border regulatory agencies, private sector organizations, Chambers of Commerce, and members of the Sri Lanka National Trade Facilitation Committee...