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Saturday December 3rd, 2022

Sri Lanka shares ends five week high on easing rate expectations

The market saw a foreign inflow of 1 billion rupees, the highest inflow since September 27

December 2, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka State Tourism Minister backs night life with with 24*7 operation of wine stores

Sri Lanka tourism sector is on a gradual recovery, but slow, analyst say

December 2, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka opposition MP suggests election commission behind local govt polls delay

"The EC already has the authority. There is no need at all to seek the AG's advice."

December 2, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka bond yields ease, kerb dollar Rs370/72

Dealers said with more buying interest revolved around T-bonds, no bills were quoted for the day.

December 2, 2022 1 min read

After crisis, Sri Lanka president moots 'regional educational hub' idea to preserve forex

Sri Lanka can be a regional hub for education, let us make up our mind, President says.

Melkishiya Andrew
December 2, 2022 2 min read

Tourists in Sri Lanka who sell pizza, cannabis, may be knifed: legislator

In our areas a knifing (pi-hi anu-muck), or some other threat to life (jeewitha tharjanayak) may happen

December 2, 2022 2 min read

SriLankan Airlines cleared to lease 11 aircraft

Lease contracts of up to 4 aircraft are due to expire over the next year

December 2, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka welcomes 59,000 tourists in November

The November number is the highest since April 2022.

December 2, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka debt restructuring: opposition MP warns of "China go home" protests

"They have forced  investments down this country thanks to the Rajapaksa family."

December 2, 2022 5 min read

Sri Lanka's Cinnamon Air resumes scheduled domestic flights

Charter services will also operate

December 2, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares edge up in mid-day trade

Positive sentiments on interest rates easing and government holding talks multilateral creditors boosting the market

December 2, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka has aviation fuel stocks for month: Minister

Now two private investors are bringing aviation fuel

December 2, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka bond yields fall at open, rupee unchanged

Central Bank’s guidance peg for interbank transactions was flat at 363.19

December 2, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka’s political parties more interested in capturing power: Victor Ivan

“There is a crisis in Sri Lanka’s political culture. There is much thirst for power,” he said.

December 2, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee debt rating downgraded to 'CC' by Fitch on debt restructure risks

The downgrade of the Long-Term Local-Currency IDR reflects our view that a local-currency debt default is probable

December 2, 2022 8 min read

Sri Lanka regulator disputes CEB costs, demand projections for 2023

CPC sells overpriced fuel, high demand projections require more expensive liquid fuel

December 2, 2022 3 min read

Sri Lanka shares end firmer; highest net foreign in flow in two months

Market is gaining on positive sentiments from the economic front

December 1, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka president proposes long neglected laws for gender equity, women empowerment 

Most Sri Lankan men are gender insensitive, not serious about violence against women

December 1, 2022 3 min read

Sri Lanka bond yields ease, rupee flat

The Central Bank’s guidance peg for interbank transactions was flat at 363.19 rupees

December 1, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka's Samurdhi welfare scheme should only benefit those in need: president

"First we'll have to determine who's qualified."

December 1, 2022 2 min read
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