Asiri eyes govt stake in Lanka Hospitals
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s Asiri Hospitals Holdings, part of the Softlogic group, said it would like to buy a government stake that’s to be up for sale in Lanka Hospitals, which rival Hemas Holdings is also eyeing.
A stock exchange filing said Asiri was interested in the opportunity of buying the stake in Lanka Hospitals which the government said it would like to dispose of.
Last week, Hemas Holdings said it would like to buy into Lanka Hospitals Corporation if the government sells its stake, as it wants to expand is health business. (Colombo/December 07 2015)