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    Govt to attract US$ 2.5 bn FDI this year

    Govt to attract US$ 2.5 bn FDI this year

    The government plans to attract US$ 2.5 billion FDI in 2018 through foreign investment projects. Development Strategies and International Trade Minister Malik Samarawickrama disclosed these facts addressing the gathering during…

    Ranil Jayawardena appointed UK trade envoy to Sri Lanka

    Ranil Jayawardena was appointed as the trade envoy for Sri Lanka by British Prime Minister Theresa May, the British High Commission in Colombo said. Jayawardena will pay an official visit…

    Transforming Asia sets new challenge for India

    Transforming Asia sets new challenge for India

    India’s annual summit meetings with the Asean countries began 15 years ago, though inviting all 10 members to our Republic Day celebrations as chief guests is a novel idea. The…

    Sri Lanka signs the Framework Agreement on International Solar Alliance

    Sri Lanka signs the Framework Agreement on International Solar Alliance

    The High Commissioner for Sri Lanka in India, Chitranganee Wagiswara signed the Framework Agreement of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) at the Ministry of External Affairs of India in New…

    Australian largest budget management service to enter Sri Lanka

    Australian largest budget management service to enter Sri Lanka

    MyBudget Pte Ltd, Australia’s largest and most trusted firm for providing personal budget management services has announced that it will be officially entering Sri Lanka and expanding its operations in…

    PM welcomes Prince Edward

    PM welcomes Prince Edward

    Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe along with his wife Prof. Maithree Wickramasinghe welcomed the Earl of Wessex Prince Edward and Countess of Wessex Sophie to Temple Trees yesterday evening. Courtesy –…

    Queen Elizabeth congratulates Sri Lanka on 70th Independence Day

    Queen Elizabeth congratulates Sri Lanka on 70th Independence Day

    The Queen Elizabeth II of England has sent a congratulatory message to Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena on the occasion of the country’s 70th National Independence Day. Her Majesty the…

    Sri Lanka advised to go for open source software in schools

    Sri Lanka advised to go for open source software in schools

    The Asian Development Bank has advised Sri Lanka to go for open source software as opposed to branded software in using Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in education. “Software is…

    Reality check in Sri Lanka

    Sri Lanka’s local government elections, scheduled to be held on February 10, have elicited the interest of a national election, and with good reason. This is the first time the country…

    Commemorative Rs. 1000 note printed to mark 70th Independence Day

    Commemorative Rs. 1000 note printed to mark 70th Independence Day

    A commemorative Rs. 1000 currency note has been printed to mark the country’s 70th anniversary of independence. It was handed over by Central Bank Governor Indrajit Coomaraswamy to Finance Minister…

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