The Sunday Leader

Government Confident Of GSP Despite EU Concerns


By Amavasya Sirisena The government is confident of regaining the GSP plus trade concession despite some concerns raised by an EU fact finding team. A fact finding delegation, including members of European Parliament: Anne-Marie Mineur and Lola Sanchez Caldentey, visited Sri Lanka recently to access the countries progress in human and labour rights. Speaking to [...]

Sri Lanka Joins Bangladesh In Strengthening NBFIs

A 25 member delegations of chairmen, directors, CEO’s and officials of the Bangladesh Bank will be in Sri Lanka with the soul intention of benefitting both the Sri Lankan Non-Banking Financial Institutions (NBFIs) and Bangladesh NBFIs at the end of a joint programme. NBFIs have emerged as an alternative source of finance and well sort [...]

Sri Lanka To Offer India Port Development To Balance Out China

Sri Lanka may find it difficult to wriggle out of China’s clutches because of the massive debt it owes to Beijing but to balance things out, it is now set to allow India to jointly develop the Trincomalee port in northeastern part of the country. Diplomatic sources said Sri Lanka has readied an MoU for [...]

More Investments Sought From Vietnam

Vietnamese firms will have abundant investment opportunities in Sri Lanka as the two countries want to improve bilateral trade ties, Vietnam News reported. The countries share a similar background, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said at the Investment Forum for Sri Lankan and Vietnamese firms held in Hà Nội on Tuesday. Both countries have emerged from the [...]

CSE Seeks Views On Listing Rules Of The CSE


The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) seeks to obtain the views/observations of the general public and the stakeholders of the CSE, including Listed Companies, regarding the proposed amendments to certain Listing Rules of the CSE. The amendments have been proposed with a view to facilitate the implementation of an appropriate enforcement mechanism with the continuous listing [...]

Payment Gateway Provider To Enter Sri Lanka


Razorpay, a payment gateway solution provider focused on online merchants, plans to go international. It is looking to enter South East Asia and West Asia markets in 2018-19, Harshil Mathur, co-founder, has said. “South East Asia and West Asia will be our next markets because the technology is scalable. Indonesia will be the first market [...]

Softlogic Life’s Leadership In Technology Features At Prestigious Asian Insurance and Underwriting Summit

Lasitha Wimalaratne - Deputy General Manager Life Operations

Lasitha Wimalaratne, Deputy General Manager – Life Operations of Softlogic Life recently addressed the prestigious Insurance Claims and Underwriting Management Asia Summit 2017 which held at The Furama River Front Hotel, Singapore. Organized by Equip Global, the summit provided an exclusive platform to bring together global leaders from Asia Pacific to discuss on how insurers [...]

LMD Ranks Amongst Top 10 E-Commerce Brands

LMD – Brands Annual 2017 Edition lists leading e-Commerce company, amongst Sri Lanka’s 10 top e-Commerce brands. Brands Finance Lanka ranks top brands annually following an independent and a rigorous study based on publicly available information on the nation’s brands. Brand valuations of Sri Lanka’s Top 100 Brands follows IVSC Guidelines. Commenting on the [...]

Huawei Launches Flagship HUAWEI P10 In Sri Lanka


Huawei, the leading smartphone brand in Sri Lanka together with National Distributor Singer Sri Lanka PLC, launched the much-anticipated Huawei P10 flagship smartphone together with the Huawei P10 Plus showcasing striking colors and finishes, and introducing the new Leica front and back cameras with cutting-edge portrait features to “make every shot a cover shot”. Shunli [...]

Brandix Employees Storm The Stage At Scintillating Talent Show


A celebration of talent on an extraordinary scale filled the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium to capacity recently when employees of Brandix witnessed the crowning of the best singers, dancers and announcers among themselves at thegrand finale of the Group’s annual talent competition. A dazzling exhibition of aesthetic skills on the scale of some of the most [...]

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