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Thursday December 2nd, 2021

Sri Lanka tea floor price raises quality issues

COLOMBO (EconomyNext) - Sri Lankan small holders growing the bulk of the island's tea have welcomed price support promis...

Rohan Gunasekera

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Sri Lanka's Kelani Tyres profits up 47-pct as costs fall

COLOMBO (EconomyNext) - Profits at Kelani Tyres Plc, a Sri Lanka based tyre maker which is a joint venture with India's ...

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Sri Lanka 2014 merchandise exports up 6.7-pct to US$11bn

EconomyNext - Sri Lankan merchandise exports rose 6.7 percent to 11.08 billion US dollars in 2014 from the year before, ...

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Sri Lanka's Bieco Link set to resume activated carbon production

Colombo, Feb 9 (EconomyNext) Sri Lanka's Adam Investments Plc said it was revamping the manufacturing plant of an activa...

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Sri Lanka stocks end up 0.5-pct

EconomyNext - Sri Lankan stocks ended higher for the third straight session Monday as the market continued recovering lo...

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Sri Lanka's former president goes to jail

Colombo, Feb 9 (EconomyNext) Sri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapakse spent time briefly at the main prison in Col...

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Sri Lanka promises to act on delayed global tea marketing effort

EconomyNext - Sri Lanka's new government has promised the tea trade to launch a long-delayed global tea marketing campai...

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Sri Lanka logistics hub hopes seen leaning on India

EconomyNext - Economic relations with India will play a crucial role in making Sri Lanka's ambition of becoming an inter...

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Sri Lanka Renuka Agri Foods December net Rs69mn

EconomyNext - Renuka Agri Foods, a Sri Lankan manufacturer of coconut-based food and beverage products, reported a net p...

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Over 100 Sri Lanka linked Swiss bank accounts in leaked data

COLOMBO (EconomyNext) - Over 90 clients linked to Sri Lanka held 129 accounts in a Swiss bank, with the biggest account ...

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Sri Lanka Marxist party fires first salvo against new regime

COLOMBO (EconomyNext) - A vocal Marxist party which backed a political alliance that ousted former President Mahinda Raj...

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Sri Lanka to end arbitrary energy pricing

COLOMBO (EconomyNext) - Sri Lanka will end arbitrary pricing of power by allowing the regulator to do its job, ending po...

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Sri Lanka new Govt public support slips on delay perceptions: report

EconomyNext - Public support for Sri Lanka's new government appears to have slipped because of perceived delays in actin...

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Sri Lanka mansion tax rules changed to capture only larger houses: report

COLOMBO (EconomyNext) – A proposed 'mansion tax' will be imposed on houses twice as large as originally envisaged...

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Sri Lanka warns traders who fail to lower prices after tax cuts

EconomyNext - Sri Lanka's consumer protection authority has been asked to crack down on traders who fail to reduce retai...

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Sri Lanka budget changes for 2015 passed by parliament

COLOMBO (EconomyNext) - Sri Lanka's parliament has passed changes to a budget for 2015 presented by new administration w...

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Sri Lanka's Keells Foods December net up sharply

EconomyNext - Sri Lankan processed meats supplier Keells Foods Products reported a net profit of 91 million rupees in th...

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Sri Lanka will not "tear up" China Port City deal: PM

COLOMBO (EconomyNext) - Sri Lanka will not "tear up" a sea reclamation deal entered with a Chinese company, but it will ...

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Sri Lanka's Haycarb December net stagnant as costs rise

EconomyNext - Sri Lankan coconut shell-based activated carbon manufacturer Haycarb said net profit was stagnant at 124 m...

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Sri Lanka's Access Engineering profits, revenues slump

COLOMBO (EconomyNext) - Profits at Access Engineering Plc, a firm targeted by Sri Lanka's new regime, plunged 39.3 perce...

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