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Sri Lanka's COYLE calls for protection, Bhumiputera privileges, foreign investment controls

ECONOMYNEXT - Sri Lanka's Chamber of Young Lankan Entrepreneurs (COYLE) has called for import duty protection to make go...

Asantha Sirimanne
August 7, 2015 11 min read

Sri Lankan shares end down led by large-caps

COLOMBO, Aug 7 (Reuters) - Sri Lankan shares edged down on Friday on profit-taking in large-cap stocks, but stockbrokers...

August 7, 2015 1 min read
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Sri Lanka’s Dialog Axiata June net up 15-pct to Rs1.9bn

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lankan mobile phone operator Dialog Axiata said the group’s June 2015 quarter net profit...

August 7, 2015 2 min read

Royal Ceramics Lanka June quarter net profit up over 200-pct

ECONOMYNEXT – Royal Ceramics Lanka’s June 2015 quarter net profit shot up over 200 percent from a year ago...

August 7, 2015 2 min read

Sri Lanka suspends leased vehicle seizures

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s government said it has asked leasing companies to suspend seizing leased vehicle...

August 7, 2015 1 min read

Major shake up in Sri Lanka VVIP security

ECONOMYNEXT - Sri Lanka's President has ordered a major shake-up in VVIP security with immediate effect following report...

Our Political Correspondent
August 7, 2015 3 min read

China seeks agreement to import Sri Lankan bananas

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka is to sign an agreement with China on quality standards for export of bananas for which t...

August 7, 2015 1 min read

Sri Lanka probes private bus services under state logo

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s Internal Transport Ministry has complained to the bribery commission about the o...

August 7, 2015 1 min read

Sri Lanka's Textured Jersey profits up 26-pct

ECONOMYNEXT - Textured Jersey Lanka Plc, a Sri Lanka based fabric maker said profits rose 26 percent to 206 million rupe...

August 7, 2015 1 min read

Sri Lanka's 'B+' rating confirmed, foreign reserves growing: S&P

ECONOMYNEXT - Standard & Poor's has confirmed Sri Lanka's 'B+' rating and has said foreign reserves will grow, external ...

August 6, 2015 6 min read

Sri Lanka police probing Siriliya link to rugger player's murder

ECONOMYNEXT - Authorities are probing stunning new evidence that may link former First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa's 'Siril...

Our Police Correspondent
August 6, 2015 2 min read

Sri Lankan shares end at over 6-month high, led by large caps

COLOMBO, Aug 6 (Reuters) - Sri Lankan shares ended at their highest in more than six months on Thursday amid a strong tu...

August 6, 2015 2 min read

Sri Lanka says Indian, Chinese railway projects cost too much

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s government is investigating two railway projects funded and built by India and C...

August 6, 2015 2 min read

Sri Lanka probes Rs. 606mn architects’ consultancy in defence HQ deal

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s government is investigating an architects’ firm given a consultancy in th...

August 6, 2015 2 min read

Sri Lanka in deal with India's Reliance to make plasma proteins

ECONOMYNEXT - Sri Lanka will give surplus blood components to India's Reliance Life Sciences to make plasma proteins for...

August 6, 2015 1 min read

Sri Lanka's TATA, Benz agency net up 600-pct amid credit fired consumption

ECONOMYNEXT - Profits at Sri Lanka's Diesel and Motor Engineering Plc (DIMO) grew 655 percent to 228 million rupees in t...

August 6, 2015 1 min read

Sri Lanka agri exports could benefit from clustering: Korean expert

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka could encourage small farmers to get together in clusters and also set up a specialized f...

Rohan Gunasekera
August 6, 2015 2 min read

Wing part washed up on beach is from missing MH-370, Malaysia confirms

(Reuters) - A piece of a wing that washed up on an Indian Ocean island beach last week was part of the wreckage of Malay...

August 6, 2015 4 min read

Sri Lanka ex-president Chandrika slams Mahinda

ECONOMYNEXT - Former president Chandrika Kumaratunga weighed in on the parliamentary elections campaign today with a sti...

Our Political Correspondent
August 5, 2015 2 min read

Sri Lankan accountants body aims to improve public sector financial reporting

ECONOMYNEXT – The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) has launched a competition for t...

August 5, 2015 2 min read