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  • Ceylon Chamber facilitates Kiwi biz delegation

    November 10th, 2015
    Ceylon Chamber facilitates Kiwi biz delegation

    L- R: Ceylon Chamber of Commerce Vice-Chairman Rajendra Theagarajah, New Zealand Former Deputy Prime Minister and Former Secretary General of Commonwealth Rt. Sir Don McKinnon, New Zealand High Commissioner to India, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka Grahame Morton, Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanayake...

  • Sri Lanka Tourism comes aboard for ITB Asia 2015 Travel Show

    November 9th, 2015
    Sri Lanka Tourism comes aboard for ITB Asia 2015 Travel Show

    The Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau participated in the ITB Asia 2015 Travel Show which took place at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore from 21-23 October. The event was organised by Messe Berlin (Singapore) Ltd. and supported by the Singapore Exhibition & Convention...

  • Ravi Karunanayake discusses WB support for Sri Lanka

    November 9th, 2015
    Ravi Karunanayake discusses WB support for Sri Lanka

    Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake with Director Strategy and Operations of the World Bank in charge of the South Asian Region, Akihiko Nishio, and World Bank Country Director Françoise Clottes Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake last week met with World Bank’s Director Strategy and Operations...

  • 77-member Chinese biz delegation to arrive on 23 Nov.

    November 6th, 2015

    A 77-member high-powered business and government delegation from China’s Zhejiang Province will arrive in the country during Mid-November, hunting for business opportunities, including opportunities for cross border mergers and acquisitions. The delegation will be led by the China Council for the...

  • Lanka ranks 107 in Ease of Doing Business Rankings this year

    November 6th, 2015

    The World Bank has placed Sri Lanka at 107th out of 189 countries in the latest report on the Ease of Doing Business rankings 2016.The Doing Business report records 22 economies worldwide with resolution times above 1,000 days and four of them are in the South Asia region, namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh,...