Lanka has seen faster recovery than regional peers-Economist Kaushik Das

Sri Lanka, Aug. 24 -- Sri Lanka has seen a faster recovery than its regional peers in both economic activity and mobility of its populous following the COVID-19 pandemic. Sri Lankan mobility as measu... Read More

"Gender parity could boost global economy by $ 28 tn"

Sri Lanka, Aug. 20 -- Sri Lankan women make half of what their male counterparts do in employment. This is above regional peer Bangladesh wherein women make $.12 for every $1 their male counterparts ... Read More

"Govt given specific mandate to change Constitution"

Sri Lanka, Aug. 20 -- The Professionals' National Front (PNF) has taken it upon itself to organize a public commission to help the government deliver on the people's views to the new constitution. The... Read More

CSE calls for settlement bank

Sri Lanka, Aug. 13 -- The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) in its plan to implement a Delivery Vs. Payment mechanism is considering appointing an additional settlement bank to facilitate the process at th... Read More

'Biz interruption insurance vital to face crisis'

Sri Lanka, Aug. 12 -- Though the immediate healthcare costs of the COVID-19 crisis were borne by the government in a difficult economic environment there were considerable expenses incurred due to bus... Read More

"Investors to benefit with drastic drop in interest rate"

Sri Lanka, Aug. 5 -- Savings rates compared to last year had reduced by 52.2% for fixed deposits and due to this savers will lose while investors will benefit said Advocacy Chair CFA Society Sri Lanka... Read More

PNF calls for cancellation of MCC

Sri Lanka, July 29 -- The Professionals of the National Front (PNF) an organization aligned to the Organization of Professional Associations said that the Millennium Challenge Corporation was formulat... Read More