BOC 2012 profits up despite 4Q dip

State banking giant, Bank of Ceylon (BOC) with an asset base of over one trillion rupees s....


Dialog secures Mobile 4G LTE Spectrum at TRCSL auction

Dialog Axiata PLC announced yesterday that it had secured the 10 MHz tranche of Mobile 4G ....


Fonterra's global ambassodor, All Blacks capt. arrives in SL

Fonterra brand ambassador and New Zealand All Blacks rugby captain, Richie McCaw visited F....


Combank ranked Lanka’s ‘most desired’ employer

The Commercial Bank has been ranked number one in a survey of ‘Employers of Choice&r....


Listed firms in debenture rush

Many listed entities in the Colombo Stock Exchange were seen taking advantage of the conce....


COPE questions SEC’S failure to submit info on investigations

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has been unable to submit any substantial inf....


Skill dearth hurts private healthcare sector: Report

The shortage of medical professionals in Sri Lanka remains a major constraint for the priv....


JAT wins big at Architects Exhibit

At the recently concluded Architects Exhibition, JAT won the award for the Most Innovative....


Lankan software piracy rate at daunting 84%

Despite recent efforts to tackle software piracy, Mirror Business learns that the unauthor....


Hemas secures land in Ratmalana for fourth hospital

Hemas Hospitals Private Limited, the fully owned subsidiary of Hemas Holding PLC sending a....


Rs.6 bn PLC debenture issue oversubscribed

The Rs.6 billion listed debenture issue by People’s Leasing & Finance PLC (PLC),....


Katunayake Expressway to be opened this August

Arrangements are being made to open the 26 kilometre-long Katunayake - Kelaniya Expressway....


Asia’s defence spending overtakes Europe’s: IISS

Asia’s defence spending overtook Europe’s for the first time last year, the In....


Australia’s Paycorp to set up KPO centre in Sri Lanka

The Board of Investment (BoI) of Sri Lanka yesterday announced the signing of a US$ 4.40 m....


Weak world economy curbing oil demand: IEA

Global oil demand will be squeezed by weak economic growth this year, while soaring U.S. p....


Krrish Square construction to begin in June

Construction on Krrish Square is set to commence from June of this year, according to Krri....


MAS Chief recognized for women empowerment

MAS Holdings Chairman Deshamanya Mahesh Amalean has been recognized for exceptional leader....


Korean Air begins direct flights to Colombo

South Korea’s flag carrier, Korean Air on Sunday began direct flights to Sri Lanka. ....


CIMA President Babber in town

CIMA ’s President, Gulzari Babber who is on an official tour to all CIMA markets in ....


Norochcholai coal power plant : Debt-to-equity swap deal ‘dangerous' - Expert

A top energy expert recently warned of dire consequences of transferring the Norochcholai ....


Stanchart and ADB collaborate to support microfinance across Asia

Standard Chartered Bank has entered into a collaboration with the Asian Development Bank (....


Financial Action Task Force recognizes SL’S compliance status

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the global policy/standard setter on anti-money la....


Chevron’s new plant to add more capacity

Sri Lanka’s largest lubricant industry player Chevron Lubricant Lanka PLC’s (L....


Nestlé Lanka records strong growth amid economic challenges

Full year net profit at Rs.2.9bn; quarter profits at Rs.949mn Recorded highest annual inta....


CTC goes to Supreme Court to overturn CA ruling

The Ceylon Tobacco Company (CTC) has filed documents with the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka s....


United Motors launches Mitsubishi Mirage

United Motors Plc launched the Mitsubishi “Mirage’, a compact fuel-efficient c....


Delmege appointed ‘Berri’, ‘Just Juice’ exclusive distributor in Sri Lanka

Delmege Forsyth and Co Ltd and Lion Australia Pty Ltd yesterday announced the appointment ....


SLT group posts Rs.6 bn Operating Profit

The Premier integrated telecommunication service provider, Sri Lanka Telecom PLC. (SLT) an....


GVR Lanka signs agreement for mixed development project

The Board of Investment (BoI) signed an investment agreement with GVR Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd to ....


S. Asia’s first underwater tunnel aquarium launched

Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa yesterday opened South Asia’s first un....


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