Commercial Bank offers e-FDs online

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May 24, 2017 01:25 pm

      Sri Lanka's Commercial Bank is offering online, Electronic Fixed Deposits (e-FDs) in both local and foreign currencies. ...

CB Governor’s comments on ‘bubble’ excessive, says condo builder

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May 24, 2017 11:34 am

  Sri Lankan condo industry officials are reacting strongly to a comment by Central Bank Governor Indrajit Coomaraswamy that the industry is getting overheated w...

Ravi demands, gets some former depts. under Foreign Ministry belt

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May 22, 2017 03:32 pm

Powerful politician Ravi Karunanayake, who fought to retain his Finance Ministry portfolio despite overwhelming demands to quit, has been able to wrest back some former depar...

Positive reaction unlikely in markets, poll of stock brokers shows

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May 22, 2017 12:59 pm

  A large percentage of Sri Lankan stock brokers polled on Monday morning in a quick Business Times survey believed the cabinet reshuffle won’t have a...

Colombo stocks numb to cabinet reshuffle

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May 22, 2017 12:11 pm

Colombo stocks didn’t react on Monday to Sri Lanka’s cabinet reshuffle which saw the induction of a new finance minister, data and traders said. As at 12 noon, ...

Mangala named as Finance Minister, Ravi to Foreign Affairs

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May 22, 2017 10:12 am

  As expected, Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera and Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake exchanged portfolios in a Sri Lankan cabinet reshuffle that was anno...

Stocks: Mixed views in the market over cabinet reshuffle

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May 22, 2017 10:06 am

  A cabinet reshuffle on Monday morning drew mixed views from brokers on what impact it would have on the Colombo stock market, brokers said. “My view is th...

Finance Minister Ravi: “I won’t be removed”

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May 17, 2017 01:34 pm

  Under-fire Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake told senior officials of the Finance Ministry this morning (Wednesday) that the President has assured him that he wo...

Mobitel now offers booking of airline tickets via its mobile air ticketing facility

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May 16, 2017 02:22 pm

    Mobitel has launched a revolutionary Mobile Air Ticketing facility, which enables customers to book airline tickets through Mobitel itself, creatin...

‘Ducks and drakes’ games at Lanka Hospital

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May 16, 2017 01:10 pm

A day after seven directors resigned from Lanka Hospitals in an unexplained move, some of them were re-appointed on Tuesday by the hospital group – again without expl...


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