Investment potential in property development remains strong

Sri Lanka, Oct. 27 -- John Keels Holdings Property expects the Central Business District in Colombo to outperform suburban property developments in the long term. Though they expect there to be some ... Read More

Cloud is best on an open platform - Aju Sebastian

Sri Lanka, Oct. 21 -- IBM Cloud Platform Executive Aju Sebastian said, "Cloud is best done on an open standard." IBM advocated for the usage of their services that allow for more flexibility in implem... Read More

WFP commends Govt's food distribution process in lockdown

Sri Lanka, Oct. 16 -- Director of the World Food Programme (WFP) Sri Lanka, Brenda Barton said that the government had done a commendable job in ensuring distribution of food during the lockdown perio... Read More

'Take advantage of large Indian market'

Sri Lanka, Oct. 13 -- Former Central Bank Governor Indrajit Coomaraswamy called on Sri Lankan policymakers to take advantage of the size of the Indian market speaking at a joint Takshashila Institutio... Read More

Sri Lanka, Bhutan leads South Asia in COVID-19 testing - World Bank

Sri Lanka, Oct. 9 -- A World Bank publication noted that Sri Lanka and Bhutan were leading the South Asian region in testing of the COVID-19 virus. They noted that both regions had the lowest rates p... Read More

Tourist arrivals dip to 1.9 mn in 2019

Sri Lanka, Oct. 7 -- Tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka in the year of 2019 dipped to 1.9 million from 2.3 million in 2018. This represents a fall of 18 percent. 1.5 million tourists arrived on the basis ... Read More

CBSL extends COVID-19 moratorium

Sri Lanka, Oct. 5 -- The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) on September 30 by way of directive instructed the Non-Banking Financial Institutions (NBFI) to provide a tourism-related debt moratorium for ... Read More

'BOI needs to stand out to attract investment' - US Ambassador

Sri Lanka, Oct. 2 -- The Board of Investment needed to stand out to attract investment and it was already putting in a lot of effort in this regard, US Ambassador to Sri Lanka Alaina B. Teplitz told t... Read More

Aparajitha enters Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, Oct. 2 -- Aparajitha, a consulting service that is the market leader in India for compliance is in partnership with 3W Consulting bringing their services to the Sri Lankan market. The partn... Read More

PNF stands firm against land policy liberalisation

Sri Lanka, Sept. 24 -- The Professionals' National Front (PNF) announced that they would continue to oppose the liberalisation of land policy. They suggested that people acting in American interests w... Read More