How technology is reshaping supply and demand for natur ...

By Jonathan Woetzel, Richard Sellschop, Michael Chui, Sree Ramaswamy, Scott Nyquist, Harry...


Reforms and growth prospects set for analysis in OBG’ ...

Sri Lanka’s efforts to attract new investment by enhancing its regulatory and legisl...


Opportunities and challenges of expanding telework ...

The new International Labour Organization (ILO)-Eurofound report shows that the use of mod...


Global challenges to South Asia ...

Following is the speech delivered by Institute of National Security Studies Sri Lanka (INS...


China ‘Silk Road’ project in Sri Lanka delayed as B ...

REUTERS: China will delay a planned US $ 1.1 billion investment in a port on its modern-da...


Central bankers take up arms against protectionism ...

AFP: Officially concerned only with monetary policy, central bankers the world over are we...


How emerging market investors can negotiate Trump facto ...

The first few weeks of the new US administration have made one issue quite clear – P...


Digital divide a key challenge for local banking indust ...

This is the eighth of the interview series titled ‘Mirror Business S&P SL20 Insi...


Sri Lanka should immediately establish a marine science ...

Last month there were reports in the press that a group of Indian citizens was planning to...


Where is the international arbitration centre? ...

The present government which is keen on receiving direct foreign investments for the count...


Leasing of Hambantota port: Rationale, economic benefit ...

The Hambantota port has become a widely discussed topic in Sri Lanka today due to a number...


Four lessons from Pakistan-China FTA for Sri Lanka ...

Sri Lanka is currently engaged in trade negotiations with China and five rounds of talks h...


Trump and the United States at the crossroads in Asia ...

Placing his palm on the same Bible that President Lincoln used at his inauguration, Donald...


President Trump and getting on the front foot in Asia ...

The inauguration of the 45th US President, Donald Trump, is a game-changer and the fallout...


Support for agriculture – A great opportunity ...

A news item (Island, January 19) gave the welcome news that the World Bank has signed a cr...


Sri Lanka should foster strong regional economic partne ...

Following is the full speech delivered by the outgoing Joint Apparel Association Forum (JA...


Economic policy – What is government smoking? ...

In a milieu of heightening tensions and a public fraught with recompensing the economic si...


Unscrupulous operators in ill-regulated market biggest ...

This is the seventh of the interview series titled ‘Mirror Business S&P SL20 Ins...


Second Single-Country exhibition to unleash new paradig ...

Building on the immense success of last year’s inaugural Single Country Exhibition, ...


The European Union and ASEAN after Brexit ...

The result of the UK referendum in June 2016 in favour of leaving the European Union (EU) ...


Oceanfront Condos Nilaveli completes major milestone ...

ICC Developers (Pvt) Ltd announced the completion of the main structures of its newest ven...


Where to invest in real estate in 2017? ...

Year 2017 promises to be an exciting year for real estate investment.  With more and ...


Softlogic group ventures into real estate ...

The Softlogic group has ventured into real estate with Softlogic Properties (Private) Limi...


Six things exporters should know about EU’s new ‘RE ...

This week sees the introduction of a new scheme by the European Union to streamline export...


China’s economic policy choices narrow ...

As we wake to the beginning of a new year, the word that most aptly describes the world we...


Will Port City be next Singapore? ...

There are many Christmas trees in the malls down Orchard Road in Singapore. In fact, when ...


Lankan property development industry has huge potential ...

Following is the speech delivered by Foreign Affairs Minister Mangala Samaraweera as the c...


Consolidated glimpse of Summit’s outcomes ...

Sri Lanka has recorded a very high economic growth rates compared to other countries in So...


Goodbye ‘high-pressure’ economy, Fed hopes Trumped ...

Goodbye “high-pressure” economy; an interesting idea but one Federal Reserve C...


Global imbalances are back ...

In 2010, then US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner wrote a letter to G20 finance ministe...


POPULAR POSTS

Ban big matches: Prelates

A group of leading Buddhist Monks today ...
Monday, 20 February 2017 12:35
42
17486

SF should not have been j...

Joint opposition MP Namal Rajapaksa said...
Monday, 20 February 2017 18:40
30
17210

IPL: Gunaratne sold to Mu...

Sri Lankan Cricketer Asela Gunaratne has...
Monday, 20 February 2017 15:15
10
11025

Dickwella suspended by IC...

Niroshan Dickwella has been suspended fo...
Tuesday, 21 February 2017 11:19
16
10233

Ban big matches: Prelates

A group of leading Buddhist Monks today ...
Monday, 20 February 2017 12:35
42
17486

China, Pakistan Ukraine, ...

Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapa...
Friday, 24 February 2017 05:41
32
8095

SF should not have been j...

Joint opposition MP Namal Rajapaksa said...
Monday, 20 February 2017 18:40
30
17210

IPPBA says traffic fines ...

The Committee appointed by President Mai...
Tuesday, 21 February 2017 20:07
24
4616

Cannot ban big matches: M...

In response to the call made by a group ...
Tuesday, 21 February 2017 20:33
24
9111