Economy

Jeremy Here

Carter was in the island early last month to carry out a review of the government fiscal performance that will lead to the release of the next US$ 30 mn …

Do Or Die

ldblquote Some of you will benefit, some won quote t, some will have to close down, but the country quote s economy will flourish as a result of the efficient …

North Bound

rnWith investor interest in the area perking up, development projects are beginning to get underway with road rehabilitation and water/sanitation projects, …

Tall Order

The accord sets out specific time bound targets including detailed mechanism to monitor progress and also represents ADB quote s long-term commitment to Sri …

Poor Outlook

ldblquote 2001 was one of the worst years in terms of economic performance. Poor monetary and fiscal management was compounded by a series of external and …

Helping Hand

The Manila based bank, which funded economic development and poverty alleviation projects worth US$ 2.7 bn during its 34 years stint in Sri Lanka, has already …

No Problem

The government has also decided to shift the venue of the customarily aid group meeting from Paris to Colombo, in order to allow a greater participation of Sri …

Petty Cash

Finance Minister K N Choksy said around Rs. 29.7 bn were needed for a month starting from March 19, until the budget debate is concluded. rnrnHe estimated …