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Sri Lanka’s manufacturing and services sectors increase of 15.1 index in May

Sri Lanka’s manufacturing and services sectors increase of 15.1 index in May 0

🕔09:46, 21.Jun 2018

The Manufacturing Sector PMI recovered in May following the seasonal contraction observed in the previous month and recorded an index value of 60.6 in May with an increase of 15.1 index points from April. The recovery of PMI was largely

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Foreign reserves of Sri Lanka reaching 10 billion US dollars

Foreign reserves of Sri Lanka reaching 10 billion US dollars 0

🕔19:27, 20.Jun 2018

Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala Samaraweera says the current government has been able to increase country’s foreign reserves to 9.5 billion US dollars. The Minister made the comment addressing a Business Council held in Colombo yesterday. Minister Samaraweera

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The Bahrain government agrees to invest in Sri Lanka

The Bahrain government agrees to invest in Sri Lanka 0

🕔19:14, 20.Jun 2018

 The Bahrain government has agreed to invest in Sri Lanka. A trade delegation from the Commerce and Industrial Chamber of Bahrain called on Minister Rishad Bathiyudeen and declared their willingness to invest in the island nation. The discussions between the

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Satellite technology to increase rice production

Satellite technology to increase rice production 0

🕔19:00, 19.Jun 2018

Director General of the International Rice Research Institute, Dr. Mattew Morel has pledged to provide technical assistance to improve Sri Lanka’s rice cultivation. The assistance will be extended to mitigate impacts of the climate change. The Director General has also

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Many investors from Doha are keen on starting businesses in Sri Lanka

Many investors from Doha are keen on starting businesses in Sri Lanka 0

🕔13:55, 9.Jun 2018

Chief Executive Officer of the Doha Bank Group R. Seetharaman has said that Sri Lanka’s economy is stable. As such many investors are keen on starting businesses in Sri Lanka. He made this observation at a media conference held in

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PM claims the country has recorded the highest investments and export income last year

PM claims the country has recorded the highest investments and export income last year 0

🕔13:38, 14.May 2018

Five thousand persons have been newly recruited to the Public Service. The recruitment took place under the patronage of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasighe. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister said that the Government was able to record the highest

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Significant development in export and investment sectors

Significant development in export and investment sectors 0

🕔13:41, 5.May 2018

Minister Malik Samarawickrema says that there has been a significant development in exports and investment sector during the past year. He said this during a media briefing in Colombo. Minister Malik Samarawickrama said that the exports were only 12 billion

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Glyphosate ban removed for tea and rubber

Glyphosate ban removed for tea and rubber 0

🕔13:29, 2.May 2018

The ban which was imposed on glyphosate has been removed for tea and rubber. The glyphosate ban was in effect from year 2015. Minister Naveen Dissanayake addressing a media briefing said that the government expects to remove glyphosate totally from

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Exports sector develops

Exports sector develops 0

🕔14:33, 28.Apr 2018

State Minister Dr. Harsha de Silva says that the exports sector which collapsed during the time of the previous government, is developing at present. He said this during a media briefing at the Ministry of National Policies and Economic Affairs. 

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Second part of the investment of the Hambantota Harbour

Second part of the investment of the Hambantota Harbour 0

🕔01:35, 14.Jan 2018

The second part of the investment of the Hambantota Harbour has been given to Sri Lanka Ports Authority. The China Merchant Holdings Company has paid 97.3 million US Dollars to the Ports Authority. Sri Lanka Ports Authority and China Merchant

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