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Sunday, April 1, 2007
Vol. 41 - No 44
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CB to reveal bank shareholdings

The Central Bank plans to disclose shareholdings of all banks next month in line with its new regulation to limit stakes of both individuals and entities that hold more than 15 percent in a bid to bring about more clarity and transparency to the sector.

Katunayake attack threat to economy-JVP

Tiger terrorists possessing the ability to launch attacks using light aircraft is a threat to the country's economy, says JVP Propaganda Secretary and Parliamentarian Wimal Weerawansa. He told the Sunday Times FT that some foreign powers may impose travel restrictions and insurance underwriters might be compelled to impose war risk surcharge on ships operating through Colombo port by using this situation to their advantage.


FIAT - oldest car in Lankan car market

FIAT -- the oldest car in Sri Lanka was re-launched this week with a new product in the market with some industry news -- the local car market has a considerable growth potential with 12 out of every 1,000 Sri Lankans owning a car at present against India’s seven per 1000 people.


New trend or ahead of the times for Sri Lanka?

Luxury apartments, bathroom fittings, timber floor tiles, and desktop computers are just a sample of what is advertised through email these days. This is just a sampling of what email and Internet offers can get you. Inotrend International is an IT company that tapped into this growing trend and the increasing popularity of the Internet in Sri Lanka by starting e-advertising a year back.


Breaking a tradition!
Diesel prices seen rising
Tackling coin shortage through schools
Uniwalkers plans IPO; homestore concept

Lessons on managing a crisis - Comment

Sri Lanka's case of the continental shelf - Feature
Sales of sewing machines still strong
DHL enhances Import Export service
Dankotuwa aims for new capital
Microfinance can reduce poverty
More on insurance and understanding policies
Brandix ranked Sri Lanka’s largest apparel exporter by EDB
Travel advisories: Not all gloom and doom - Feature
Ceylinco aiming at joint ventures in the Philippines, Thailand
Education system at the crossroads
SriLankan’s Flight Operations receives ISO 9001:2000
Rubber: Bouncing back from the brink - Feature
CBA: Bringing learning applications to Sri Lanka
Asiri Laboratories planning to expand islandwide
Mobitel promotes rural telephony through M Calls
HSBC cheque deposits through post offices
MillenniumIT unveils world's fastest trading platform
Illegal mobile handset imports
Superbrands Sri Lanka - taking marketing to a new level
For a few rupees more: Making cents of it all
Flawed formula to mitigate regional disparity and poverty
Hidden treasures of palmyrah
Unique auction through ‘Show of Hands’
Man enough to cry over present Sri Lankan crisis
Security issues – Ensuring a happy holiday
Sri Lanka’s winning habits?
Business news in brief

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