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NEWS

New Port City gazette needs 3-months of public consultations

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa have been urged to provide three months’ time for publ

16 Apr 2021

Central Bank says no plans to delay debt repayment

The Central Bank says it has no plans to delay debt repayments but they will roll over debts

16 Apr 2021

Massive tax evasion triggers economic stress

VAt a time of unprecedented economic stress, the Government is losing billions of rupees in revenue with the increase in

16 Apr 2021

Germany supports small scale organic farmers in North -East

Under the Micro Project funding scheme of the German Embassy, a grant of over Rs. 2 million was allocated to a project p

16 Apr 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE Managing A New Financial Risk

As scientists continue to reinforce the severity of climate change, the potential disruption and financial implications

15 Apr 2021

IMF team continues consultations on technical assistance in Colombo

Sri Lanka has dropped plans for a fresh bailout facility from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) but the discussions

15 Apr 2021

Special GST unit exposes hidden Revenue collection Authority

The government’s move to establish revenue collection authority has come to light with the recent decision to set up a

15 Apr 2021

Indian missile destroyer ship to visit Sri Lanka

An Indian anti-submarine warfare capable, guided missile destroyer is scheduled to visit SriLanka this week.

15 Apr 2021

Airbus bribery scam takes new twist with SL Airlines filing legal claim

The Airbus bribery scandal has taken new twist , with SriLankan Airlines is suing the company for $1 billion in compens

15 Apr 2021

SL Customs to crack down on Areca nut re-exporting racket

Areca nut (karunka puvak) re-exporting racket is still continuing in violation of the free trade agreement between India

15 Apr 2021

Aitken Spence PLC expands its wings in hydro power

Aitken Spence PLC has announced that the company has recently acquired hydro power operator Waltrim Energy Limited, a su

14 Apr 2021

Ratmalana Airport to promote as an “Exclusive Gateway to Colombo

The Colombo Airport Ratmalana has been developed for its envisioned future, positioning it as an “Exclusive Gateway to C

14 Apr 2021

Sri Lanka to enter into long-term credit oil deals with foreign nations

Sri Lanka for the first time is to secure Government-Government (G-to-G) agreements with several oil-producing nations–i

14 Apr 2021

TECHNOLOGY

Huawei rings in special Avurudu gifts for NOVA fans

With New Year is just around the corner, Huawei is offering seasonal gifts to its loyal customers who are eagerly waitin

10 Apr 2021

TRCSL says Unlimited internet facility to be launched next week:

The Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka (TRCSL) today announced that service providers are gearing up

06 Apr 2021

United States Funds Mobile App for Sri Lankan Legal Professionals

With support from the United States, the Colombo Law Society (CLS) recently launched a mobile application that provides

06 Apr 2021

Huawei continues to attract cream of best ICT talents across countries

Huawei’s a global leader in providing ICT solutions has increased company’s total workforce by attracting nearly 3,000 n

05 Apr 2021

ISSUES AND OPINIONS

W B predicts economic recovery for Sri Lanka despite challenges

The World Bank predicts that Sri Lanka’s economy will recover this year even amidst challenges.

11 Apr 2021

Sri Lankan rupee goes down the drain with foreign currency swaps

A significant depreciation pressure on the Sri Lankan rupee was observed since the dates of entering into Currency swap

11 Apr 2021

Mahapola Trust Fund‘s corrupt practices exposed

Mahapola Higher Education Scholarship Trust Fund, has been involved in several malpractices in investing money of th

11 Apr 2021

Importation of Motor Cars can add to the forex burden

Vehicle Importers’ Association of Sri Lanka are shouting that the import ban is doing more harm than good for the Govern

04 Apr 2021

Exchange Rates CBSL 25.03.2021

Exchange Rates CBSL 25.03.2021

25 Mar 2021

Government vows to maintain the present tax regime stable for 5 years

Sri Lanka’s tax regime will be maintained stable at the present level in the next five years without undergoing any chan

25 Mar 2021

 


 

BRS DAILY DIGEST

BRS Weekly Report - 09.04.2021

BRS Weekly Report - 09.04.2021

11 Apr 2021

Trader’s Daily Digest - 07.04.2021

Trader’s Daily Digest - 07.04.2021

08 Apr 2021

Earnings Review- Expolanka Holdings PLC (EXPO) -3Q FY21

Covid has turned industry fortunes favouring EXPO performance since the pandemic struck, with earnings increasing nearly

06 Apr 2021

BRS Weekly Report - 01.04.2021

BRS Weekly Report - 01.04.2021

04 Apr 2021

STOCK MARKET NEWS

Sri Lanka stock market gains momentum with John Keels trading

Sri Lanka stock market has gained momentum once again as stocks jumped 1.6 percent yesterday to a more than three-week h

25 Mar 2021

CSE further dragged down. Operations dropped twice today

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) has met with a major drop-down today (11), indicating a fall in the S&P SL20 index more

17 Feb 2021

EXCHANGE MARKET NEWS

Exchange Rates CBSL 12.04.2021

Exchange Rates CBSL 12.04.2021

12 Apr 2021

Huawei rings in special Avurudu gifts for NOVA fans

With New Year is just around the corner, Huawei is offering seasonal gifts to its loyal customers who are eagerly waitin

10 Apr 2021

Exchange Rates CBSL 08.04.2021

Exchange Rates CBSL 08.04.2021

08 Apr 2021

Exchange Rates CBSL 05.04.2021

Exchange Rates CBSL 05.04.2021

05 Apr 2021