Gassed!

The Court of Appeal issued an interim order on Friday stating a Consumer Affairs Authority (CAA) direction allowing all LP Gas traders to refill and sell LPG …

SLT Is Ready

The telecom watchdog is about to rubber stamp a long overdue tariff rise for Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), while also reviewing its tariffs for submarine cables.The …

Adding Muscle

Laws to give banks and finance companies more muscle to tackle bad debts have got regulatory approval and are now before the Legal Draftsmens Dept. Under the …

Lower Lending

The Central Bank on Friday cut its key short-term discount rates by 75 basis points, in line with its policy of lowering rates.The bank lowered the reverse …

Warming Up

Average prices for tea at the Colombo auctions dropped to Rs. 145.02 by April from an average of Rs. 156.82 in 2002. Low grown prices lead the drop, affected …

Roll Out

Legislature to roll out the e-Sri Lanka initiative is to be debated in Parliament on May 22. Economic Reforms, Science and Technology Minister Milinda Moragoda …

Heading Up

Treasury Bill yeilds moved up by 64 basis points at the close of this weeks auction.rnrnrnrnrnrnNew Page 1rnrnrnrnrn rn rn rn rn rn   rn Amount rn Bids rn …

Going Once

The first online auction to sell four-digit international short codes for the telecom sector will get under way on May 22, the telecom watchdog said …

Long Haul

Qatar Airways is eyeing the European tourist and up-end business and leisure travellers as it tries to play down its traditional focus on Sri Lankas Mid East …