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  • ‘Sri Lanka is open for business’ echoes at Singapore summit

    March 16th, 2016
    ‘Sri Lanka is open for business’ echoes at Singapore summit

    The emphatic message that Sri Lanka is open for business reverberated during the well-attended full-day Investor Summit in Singapore yesterday as a host of Government, public and private sector leaders in sync showcased emerging opportunities in the country.The FinanceAsia-organised Sri Lanka Investment...

  • EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development visits Sri Lanka

    March 16th, 2016
    EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development visits Sri Lanka

    The EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica arrived in Sri Lanka yesterday to re-affirm EU support for Sri Lanka, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.  Mimica will also review ongoing development programmes and to discuss ways and means of further enhancing...

  • KOTRA and Korea Eximbank to support Korean enterprises to invest in Sri Lanka

    March 15th, 2016
    KOTRA and Korea Eximbank to support Korean enterprises to invest in Sri Lanka

    Korean businessmen, KOTRA in Colombo Director General Wonchul Koh and Korea Eximbank Colombo Office Chief Representative Sungsoo Jung In an effort to boost investment and trade between Sri Lanka and the Republic of Korea, the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) and the Export-Import Bank...

  • Lankan Envoy in Canada promotes trade

    March 12th, 2016
    Lankan Envoy in Canada promotes trade

    High Commissioner of Sri Lanka to Canada Ahmed A. Jawad met with Minister of Immigration and International Trade of Ontario Michael Chan. The High Commissioner briefed the Minister on recent developments in Sri Lanka. Trade, tourism and investment opportunities were also discussed.

  • Business Conclave: Why invest in Sri Lanka?

    March 10th, 2016

    “This is the best time to invest in Sri Lanka,” Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanayake urged at the successful Investment and Business Conclave 2016 organised by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce, raising the question ‘Why is it the best time to invest in Sri Lanka?’Admitting that...