Sri Lanka accepts power generation with LNG as policy

Sri Lanka accepts power generation with LNG as policy

Sri Lanka’s cabinet on Tuesday officially accepted generating electricity with Liquid Natural Gas and providing required infrastructure as public policy. The cabinet appointed a cabinet subcommittee chaired by Special Assignments Minister Dr Sarath Amunugama earlier, at its meeting held on 18th July 2017 to decide the public policy…

State Minister Senasinghe hails Turkish investors

State Minister Senasinghe hails Turkish investors

At the invitation of the Embassy of the Republic of Turkey in Sri Lanka a ministerial delegation led by State Minister of International Trade Sujeewa Senasinghe together with the representatives from Board of Investment (BOI), Joint Apparel Association Forum (JAAF) and Sri Lanka Export Development Board (EDB) are…

Thailand’s Rojana to set up industrial zone in Sri Lanka

Thailand’s Rojana to set up industrial zone in Sri Lanka

Rojana Industrial Park is to set up Sri Lanka’s first industrial zone in over a decade, aiming to use the island’s location, access to big markets through free trade deals and low labour cost to lure investors. The export processing zone in Millaniya, Kalutara, is expected to be…

Hambantota Port deal opens new era for China-Sri Lanka ties

Hambantota Port deal opens new era for China-Sri Lanka ties

On July 29, Chinese port operator China Merchants Port Holdings (CMPort) and the Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA)…

Sri Lanka motor car registrations dip in June, electric cars out of favor: JB

Sri Lanka motor car registrations dip in June, electric cars out of favor: JB

Sri Lanka motor car registrations dipped slightly in June to 2,800 units from 2,812 registered in May, JB…

International Coconut Rubber and Tea (CRT) Trade Fair

International Coconut Rubber and Tea (CRT) Trade Fair

President Maithripala Sirisena inaugurated the International Coconut Rubber and Tea (CRT) Trade Fair at the Sirimvavo Bandaranaike exhibition…

Sri Lanka exports to rise after regaining GSP+ status

Sri Lanka exports to rise after regaining GSP+ status

On May 19 the EU formally restored Sri Lanka to the ranks of countries that benefit from the…

Sri Lanka to abolish import control fee for tea

Sri Lanka to abolish import control fee for tea

Sri Lanka’s cabinet nod has been received to abolish the import control license fee for imported tea in…

Labor shortage hits Sri Lanka’s cinnamon industry

Labor shortage hits Sri Lanka’s cinnamon industry

Along Sri Lanka’s west coast, towns like Negombo have abundant green cinnamon farms that keep peelers of the…

Sri Lanka Economic Summit to discuss need for Smarter Trade Strategy

Sri Lanka Economic Summit to discuss need for Smarter Trade Strategy

‘Sri Lanka Economic Summit 2017’ will dig deeper into the island’s trade reform agenda anchored towards new preferential…

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