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Sinopec to run Hambantota Port tank farm

SRI LANKA, April 21 -- The Hambantota International Port (HIP) recently awarded a tender to Sinopec Fuel Oil Sales Co. Limited for oil trading works and the operation and maintenance of their oil tank... Read More


'Significant drop in trade deficit'

SRI LANKA, April 21 -- In January, the trade deficit continued its improving trend in recent months. The trade deficit was recorded at US $ 617 million during the month, compared to a deficit of US$ 7... Read More


UN ECOSOC Financing for Development forum : Minister Samaraweera shares Lanka's experience in inclusive growth

SRI LANKA, April 21 -- Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera shared Sri Lanka's experience in inclusive growth at the Ministerial Financial Dialogue at the UN ECOSOC Financing for Development Forum in ... Read More


KPMG seminar on financial instruments

SRI LANKA, April 21 -- KPMG will conduct a seminar on Financial Instruments where tax and accounting implications will be discussed, on April 25 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at Hotel Ramada, Colombo. The pr... Read More


Ceylon Chamber seminar on investing in South Africa

SRI LANKA, April 21 -- The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce organised a presentation on the theme 'Explore South Africa', for the private sector business community recently. The event featured South Africa... Read More


'Exporters perturbed over SLPA tariffs'

SRI LANKA, April 21 -- The upward tariff revision by the SLPA (Sri Lanka Ports Authority) has become a controversial matter, raising the concern of exporters and importers, at a time Sri Lanka is tryi... Read More


SEC to engage PLCs

SRI LANKA, April 21 -- The Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka (SEC) will launch the first in the 'Chairman's Forum' series this week. Chairman, SEC, Ranel Wijesinha said, "We plan to hav... Read More


Saudi to provide Riyal 187.5 m to set up Sabaragamuwa medical faculty

SRI LANKA, April 21 -- The Saudi Arabian government has agreed to provide a concessional loan of 187.5 million Saudi Riyal to set up a fully equipped Faculty of Medicine at the Sabaragamuwa University... Read More


Uber introduces driver safety toolkit

SRI LANKA, April 21 -- Uber, the world's largest on-demand ride-sharing company, launched its 'Driver Safety Toolkit' - a comprehensive set of in-app safety features for driver partners, in Sri Lanka ... Read More


Challenge after the holidays

SRI LANKA, April 21 -- Hope you had a well earned long holiday to indulge yourself in activities that are close to the natural rhythm of your life. After all - our ultimate goal in life is to live a h... Read More