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...

Switzerland, Bahrain and Croatia wants to enhance commercial ties with Sri Lanka

Envoys of Switzerland, Bahrain and Croatia held discussions with the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce recently to find out ways and means of exploring trade,...

Carlsberg FY16 results hit by Sri Lanka floods

Carlsberg Brewery Malaysia Bhd’s net profit for the fourth quarter ended Dec 31, 2016 fell 36.81% to RM47.07 million from RM74.48 million a year...

EAP Broadcasting Company (EBC) announces Rs. 3 billion listed debenture issue

EAP Broadcasting Company Ltd, a member of the EAP Group of Companies, has announced that it intends to issue listed, rated redeemable debentures  worth...

Sri Lanka and Thai trade bodies sign deal to enhance bilateral trade

The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce with a view to build a dependable, pragmatic, and advantageous relationship and to establish friendly and cordial relations between...

WSO2 Positioned in the “Visionaries” Quadrant

WSO2 today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Visionaries” quadrant of three new reports that were published on June...

Monetary Board of CB decides to maintain policy interest rates

The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at its meeting held on 27 December 2018, has decided to maintain policy interest...

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...

Singaporean companies encouraged to invest in Sri Lanka

STAX Inc., a global strategy consulting firm, has been working in collaboration with International Enterprise Singapore (IE) for over two years to inform Singaporean...

Standard Chartered arranges Sri Lanka’s sovereign bond offering

Standard Chartered acting as a Joint Lead Manager arranged a US$ 2.5 billion International Sovereign Bond Offering on behalf of Sri Lanka. The bank successfully...

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...

Airtel Lanka, first telecom to be ISO 27001:2013 certified

Bharti Airtel Lanka became the first telecom organization in Sri Lanka so far to be ISO 27001:2013 certified within a period of six years...

Dumith Fernando elected to the CSE Board

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) announced the appointment of Dumith Fernando as a Director of the CSE Board. Fernando was elected to the position...

Sri Lanka upbeat about post-war aviation industry

By Easwaran Rutnam COLOMBO, Aug. 24 (Xinhua) -- Sri Lanka is upbeat about its post war aviation industry with some major international airlines returning to...

Petronas mulls exploring off Sri Lanka shores

PETROLIAM Nasional Bhd (Petronas) is considering oil well explorations off the shores of Sri Lanka, possibly near the Palk Straits and the Mannar Basin...

Sri Lanka Tourism gets to grips with Colombo’s tourism boom

Since 2009, Sri Lanka has witnessed far-reaching development when it comes to the hospitality and travel industry. Consider the fact that there has been a...

Guangxi to host exhibition in Sri Lanka to promote trade

An exhibition is to be staged in Sri Lanka to promote trade between Guangxi, China and Sri Lanka. The exhibition aims to build a platform...

Sri Lanka negotiating “comprehensive” FTA with China

Sri Lanka says it is negotiating comprehensive Free Trade Agreements (FTA) with China and India, Asia Pacific Daily reported. Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera noted that...

Moody’s assigns B2 rating to Sri Lanka’s proposed senior unsecured US dollar bonds

Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has today assigned a B2 rating to the Government of Sri Lanka's proposed senior unsecured US dollar-denominated bonds. The rating is...

WSO2 announces tie-up with 5 leading companies

WSO2 announced that five leading organisations in Sri Lanka have tied-up with the middleware solutions provider for its innovative applications. With its main operations arm in Sri...