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July 22, 2008 (LBO) – Sri Lankan business news from Lanka Business Online (LBO) is now available on Dialog SMS, giving the opportunity for people on the move to be in touch with the latest breaking business news. Dialog subscribers have to type ‘act lbo’ (act-space-lbo) and send to 678 to activate the service.

The first month (July) is free of charge; then it is 30 rupees a month.

LBO is available via and is Sri Lanka’s pioneering web-based financial and business news service that provides independent and authoritative analysis of economic and business events.

A mobile friendly version is also online under the same URL –

LBO also has a daily e-newsletter which readers can subscribe to by visiting the site and entering their email address at