CB extends suspension of primary dealership of Pan Asia Bank

The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, acting in terms of the Regulations made under the Registered Stock and Securities Ordinance...

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...

Brexit negotiations again uncertain

July 12th, 2018 had been a day that sparked what could become one of the toughest rounds of negotiations between the United Kingdom and...

Sri Lanka joins calls for FTA within BIMSTEC member countries

Sri Lanka has supported calls to create a Free Trade Agreement (FTAS) among BIMSTEC member countries. BIMSTEC suffers from a “lack of visibility” in the region,...

Axiata’s Asia dream fades as rivals bid for its overseas units

Axiata Group Bhd's dream of building a carrier that spans southern Asia from Singapore to Pakistan, Indonesia and India is fading as it risks...

PBC suggests increase in exports of bikes, cement to Sri Lanka

The Pakistan Business Council (PBC) has drafted a report focused on the free trade agreement (FTA) with Sri Lanka and has found motorcycle and...

Over 100 Chinese companies at Colombo exhibition

Sri Lanka is to host an exhibition next month showcasing products from China, organisers announced. The 3rd edition of the China Products (Colombo, Sri Lanka)...

Trade between Australia and Sri Lanka reaches $1.3 billion

Trade between Australia and Sri Lanka has surged to a record high of A$1.3 billion in 2016-17, on the back of strong growth in...

CCC to hold interactive evening with Diplomats of Europe and the UK

The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC) is to hold the second interactive session of its initiative titled Power of Interaction with the aim of...

CSE records strongest ever start to a year in Foreign Investments

Record breaking foreign investment in the Sri Lankan stock market has continued into 2018, with Rs. 4 billion in net foreign purchases during the...

Government to take measures to integrate SMEs into formal sector

The Government says its intention is to integrate SMEs into the formal sector and also to establish hard and soft infrastructure frameworks to facilitate their...

ADB to support the Enterprise Sri Lanka rooftop solar power project

The Enterprise Sri Lanka project which was launched by the Ministry of Finance and Mass media to inspire, assist and create a minimum of...

Economic Summit to look at Vision 2025

The session titled “Turnaround; Shifting Gear from Slow to Fast Track”  which is to be held at Cinnamon Grand on 13th September from 11.30am...

Embassy of Sri Lanka in Beijing connects with Fliggy Online Visa

The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Beijing was invited by Alibaba Group to attend the launching ceremony of Fliggy Online Visa Centre on 29th January...

Hambantota Port confident of boost in terminal operations

The Hambantota International Port Group (HIPG) is confident of seeing a boost in its terminal operations. HIPG made yet another investment to further develop the operations...

Colombo-Trincomalee Economic Corridor policy discussed

The Export-Import Bank of Korea (Korea Eximbank) in collaboration with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) held a dissemination seminar on the Colombo-Trincomalee Economic Corridor...

Odel takes over popular clothing brand Cotton Collection

Odel has taken over the popular clothing brand Cotton Collection, both companies announced. Odel, owned by the Softlogic group, said that it has taken over Cotton...

Chinese delegation in Sri Lanka to explore investment opportunities

A Chinese business delegation is in Sri Lanka to explore investment opportunities between both countries. The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce said that an 18 member business...

China impressed by Sri Lankan fresh produce

China is impressed by Sri Lankan fresh produce and is looking to cooperate with Sri Lanka in the trade and agriculture sector, the Sri...

MAS Holdings to open a plant in Haiti soon

MAS Holdings, a leading Sri Lankan conglomerate and is positioned as one of the world’s most recognized Design–to-Delivery Solution Providers in the realm of...