Singapore Biz delegation here in June

Singapore Biz delegation here in June

Co-operation between Sri Lanka and Singapore is projected to increase with the visit of Singapore’s Trade and Industry Minister S. Iswaran in June 2016. The Minister will be accompanied by a high profile business delegation including potential investors organized by the Singapore Business Federation (SBF), and International Enterprise…

WB urges Sri Lanka to boost apparel production

WB urges Sri Lanka to boost apparel production

The World Bank (WB) has urged Sri Lanka to position itself as regional hub for apparel making and take advantage of emerging markets. While Sri Lanka has been successful in establishing and growing its apparel manufacturing industry, more can be done to realise its potential as a regional…

Lankan gem trade in peril

Lankan gem trade in peril

From the Queen of Sheba to Britain’s Duchess of Cambridge, Sri Lanka’s sapphires have adorned royalty through the ages, but a flood of cheap imitations is threatening the island’s reputation for the precious stones. Ceylon sapphires, known after the island’s colonial-era name, enjoyed a huge boost five years…

JCorp expects to finalise first Investment deal in Sri Lanka this year

JCorp expects to finalise first Investment deal in Sri Lanka this year

Johor state-owned conglomerate, Johor Corp (JCorp), is expected to finalise its first investment deal in Sri Lanka later…

New agencies to fast track Sri Lanka investment approvals

New agencies to fast track Sri Lanka investment approvals

Sri Lanka’s government will fast track the approval of investment projects through the setting up of two new…

Ameera Shah on a tear to expand multinational diagnostics lab chain

Ameera Shah on a tear to expand multinational diagnostics lab chain

Ameera Shah, who runs Metropolis Healthcare – a chain of diagnostics labs across India, Sri Lanka, the Middle…

Hero cycles India to make Sri Lanka bicycle hub in Asia

Hero cycles India to make Sri Lanka bicycle hub in Asia

The world’s largest bicycle manufacturer Hero Cycles India which acquired a 60% stake of BSH Ventures in Sri…

Toyota to halt most domestic production due to supply shortage from quake

Toyota to halt most domestic production due to supply shortage from quake

Toyota Motor announced on Sunday that it will suspend most car production across Japan after a crucial part…

Aavishkaar invests in Sri Lanka’s food processing company

Aavishkaar invests in Sri Lanka’s food processing company

ocial venture capital firm Aavishkaar has invested LKR.300 million ($2 million) in MA’s Foods, a premium food processing…

Volkswagen gets Kuliyapitiya land

Volkswagen gets Kuliyapitiya land

A land in the Kuliyapitiya area was secured for setting up the Volkswagen assembly plant in Sri Lanka.…

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