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FM hails US Corporation

FM hails US Corporation

The assistance offered through USAID, US Peace Corp and the House DemocracyPartnership Programme are some the initiatives we are working together with.Recently, the US Government approved the ForeignMilitary Financing as…

EASA approves SriLankan Engineering to global standard

EASA approves SriLankan Engineering to global standard

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has approved SriLankan Engineering to carry out Base Maintenance operations on Airbus A330 aircraft as per EASA Part-145 regulations. SriLankan Engineering is the aircraft…

The One Transworks Square invests US$ 450 mn for three towers

The One Transworks Square invests US$ 450 mn for three towers

The One Transworks Square launched Phase Two of its high end luxury development project with the launch of its second tower, JW Marriott Hotel & Residences. The piling of the…

Pakistan, Sri Lanka FTA discussed

Pakistan, Sri Lanka FTA discussed

The Consul General of Sri Lanka H.E G.L Gnanatheva visited the FPCCI to meet Dr. Mirza Ikhtiar Baig, Senior Vice President, FPCCI and discussed the bilateral trade, investment and potential…

Sri Lanka could grow 20-pct in long-run by closing gender gap: WB Vice President

Sri Lanka could grow 20-pct in long-run by closing gender gap: WB Vice President

Sri Lanka specifically could grow its economy by as much as 20 percent in the long-run by closing the gender gap in the workforce, emphasized World Bank Vice President for…

Sri Lanka’s northern Jaffna gets two more wind power plants for Rs4.4bn

Sri Lanka’s northern Jaffna gets two more wind power plants for Rs4.4bn

Two more renewable energy power plants are to be built in Sri Lanka’s northern Jaffna peninsula with an investment of 4.4 billion rupees, the Board of Investment said in a…

AFD supports for Rathmalana / Moratuwa Waste Water Disposal Project

AFD supports for Rathmalana / Moratuwa Waste Water Disposal Project

A loan agreement was signed between the Government of Sri Lanka and AFD for a EUR 75 million (around Rs. 15 billion) project in Ratmalana and Moratuwa on Monday 18th…

Sri Lanka’s ceramic firms snarled in regulations; calls for more protection

Sri Lanka’s ceramic firms snarled in regulations; calls for more protection

Sri Lanka’s ceramic tile makers are snarled in a plethora mining and transport regulations blocking access to raw materials and increasing costs, officials said amid a call for greater protection.…

Sri Lanka on new EU list of high risk countries

Sri Lanka on new EU list of high risk countries

Sri Lanka has been placed on a new European Union list of high risk third countries where bank have to exercise extra due diligence which fall short of anti-money laundering…

Sri Lanka and EU advance on Sustainable Consumption and Production commitments

Sri Lanka and EU advance on Sustainable Consumption and Production commitments

The successful partnership between Sri Lanka and the European Union (EU) on Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) continued with a Multi-stakeholder Consultation in Colombo organized by the EU’s SWITCH-Asia SCP…

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