Rupee ends marginally higher as banks sell dollar ...

REUTERS: The Sri Lankan rupee ended slightly higher yesterday as a foreign and a local ban...


LTL procures contract to build 100 MW power station in ...

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Tea output rises 20% in April ...

REUTERS: Sri Lanka’s tea output rose 20 percent in April compared to a year earlier ...


Sri Lanka set to receive US $ 200-300mn Malaysian FDI n ...

The Malaysian High Commission in Sri Lanka is working to catalyze around US $ 200-300 mill...


Shares fall on profit-taking in blue chips ...

REUTERS: Sri Lankan shares edged down yesterday as investors booked profits in blue chips ...


Tourism Minister unsure of return on investment of fore ...

Tourism Development and Christian Affairs Minister John Amaratunga shied away from account...


Colombo bourse among top 10 performers in April ...

The Colombo Stock Exchange has been ranked 9th among the 10 best performing equity markets...


SriLankan poised to become largest foreign carrier to I ...

SriLankan Airlines will have the largest network in India for a foreign airline with the a...


Govt. not prepared to further increase people’s tax b ...

It is up to the people to decide whether to obtain more foreign loans as the previous regi...


Amana Bank gets regulatory nod to bring in fresh capita ...

In yet another exception to the banking sector single shareholder limit, the Central Bank ...


Saudi says extending oil cuts, adding small producers e ...

REUTERS: Saudi Arabia’s energy minister said yesterday that extending the current ag...


Australia declares game-up for ‘fake refugees’ ...

AFP: Australia yesterday gave 7,500 boatpeople until October to file a claim proving they ...


Positive outlook for exports in first quarter of 2017 ...

Sri Lanka’s economy grew by 4.4 percent during the year 2016, although slightly low ...


Haycarb March profit up; but drop in coconut crop felt ...

Haycarb PLC, the activated carbon manufacturer of the Hayleys group, saw its net profit fo...


Eagle Logistics strengthens automotive logistics arm wi ...

Automotive logistics is one of the strongest products of Eagle Logistics for the last 10 y...


DIMO-Mahindra introduce Yuvo tractor range to local far ...

Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO), together with India’s Mahindra & Mahi...


SL-China ties deepen further with first Guangxi Economi ...

The friendly handshake between China and Sri Lanka got firmer yesterday with a large deleg...


Rapid growth of Malaysia's economy ...

Malaysia’s Central Bank Governor Muhammad Ibrahim delivering his address announcing ...


US oil output back near records, challenging OPEC ...

AFP: American oil production is approaching record levels again, led by shale projects, po...


US launches investigation into Canadian aircraft import ...

AFP: The Trump administration Thursday launched an investigation into planned imports of C...


After 10-year gap, Thai lotuses bloom again ...

AFP: For the first time in a decade a Thai lake has given up its dazzling secret- the pink...


S&P raises Indonesian credit rating to investment grade ...

AFP: Standard & Poor’s raised Indonesia’s sovereign credit rating to inves...


US agency votes to roll back broadband ‘neutrality’ ...

AFP: US regulators voted this week to scrap a 2015 order aimed at forcing broadband firms ...


Rupee falls on importer dollar demand ...

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People’s Bank presents Budha Pudha Vandana Vesak Bakt ...

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Blue Mountain spreads light for Vesak celebrations ...

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Siddhalepa commemorates Vesak on grand scale ...

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Asus Sri Lanka holds ‘Avurudu Fiesta’ with Gold par ...

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DFCC marks Vesak with Bakthi Gee recital ...

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Triad hosts ‘Silent Avurudu Festival’ with Western ...

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