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  • 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...

  • LSE to shift Bangalore research facility to Sri Lanka

    March 9th, 2016

    The London Stock Exchange (LSE) plans to shift its Bangalore-based research facility to Sri Lanka, a senior official said.“They are shifting from Bangalore to Sri Lanka, and usually it is the reverse that happens. This is a major win for Sri Lanka,” Ranjith Fernando, chairman of the Urban...

  • ‘SL is a glowing flame of Asia’ -NZ premier John Key during his SL tour

    February 25th, 2016
    ‘SL is a glowing flame of Asia’ -NZ premier John Key during his SL tour

    A ten member delegation of the government of New Zealand led by its prime minister John Key arrived in Sri Lanka (SL) yesterday night on an official 3 day tour. They were accorded a reception with state honors by president Maithripala Sirisena and prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.The state reception...