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Finance Minister meets UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres in New York

Sri Lanka, April 18 -- Minister of Finance Mangala Samaraweera who is in New York to represent Sri Lanka at the Financing for Development Forum of the UN Economic and Social Council called on the Secr... Read More


Berendina awarded country's first micro-financing license from Central Bank

Sri Lanka, April 18 -- Berendina Micro Investments Company (BMIC), the micro-finance arm of Berendina in Sri Lanka was recently granted a license to operate micro-financing by the Central Bank of Sri ... Read More


Kavan Ratnayaka appointed Chairman of National Development Bank

Sri Lanka, April 18 -- An Independent Director of National Development Bank (NDB), Kavantissa Danudra Weerawardene Ratnayaka has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Board of Directors of NDB wit... Read More


ABACUS Tea unveils staple-free technology for existing tea bag machines

Sri Lanka, April 18 -- Abacus Tea Pvt Ltd on 9th April at the Hilton Colombo presented a ground breaking invention by making Constanta tea bag machines staple free. The breakthrough is an invention by... Read More


World Bank supports Sri Lanka's climate resilient agriculture & infrastructure services

Sri Lanka, April 12 -- Sri Lanka and the World Bank has signed two new agreements worth 150 million US dollars to improve climate resilience and agriculture productivity for small farmers and support ... Read More


Central Bank launches roadmap for sustainable finance in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, April 11 -- Central Bank of Sri Lanka launched a Roadmap for Sustainable Finance in Sri Lanka on 10 April 2019 at the Sustainable Banking Network Global Meeting of the International Finance... Read More


Samsung unveils its first 5G Smartphone Galaxy S10 5G

Sri Lanka, April 11 -- Samsung Electronics announced the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G is available for purchase in Korea. Over the past decade, Samsung has worked closely with network operators, device manuf... Read More


EU leaders agree to delay Brexit deadline until October 31

Sri Lanka, April 11 -- The European Union has agreed to delay the United Kingdom's departure from the EU, known as Brexit, until October 31, saving the continent from what could have been a chaotic no... Read More


Emirates to serve traditional Sri Lankan sweetmeats at their Colombo lounge

Sri Lanka, April 11 -- It may be one of the world's largest airlines, but Emirates has been caught up in the spirit of the "Avurudu" - Sri Lanka's charming celebration of the Sinhala and Tamil New Yea... Read More


Mangala PB Yapa appointed new Chairman of Board of Investments

Sri Lanka, April 11 -- Mangala PB Yapa has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Board of Investment of Sri Lanka, President's Media Division said in a statement. According to the statement, he h... Read More