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Warm Blessings

The Central Bank has agreed to let the Colombo Stock Exchange link up with its depository system to allow gilt-edge securities to be settled …

Data Entry

Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) diversified its business interests further, opening an internet data center (IDC) in Colombo. The SLTiDC will offer a range …

Colonial Luxury

The Galle Face Hotel will leap into modernity in grand old style, revamping itself as a luxury lifestyle experience that also comes with a personal …

Maiden Run

The Central Bank will start issuing its maiden batch government treasuries in scripless form this week, allowing the market to settle their …

Up for What?

Colombos benchmark All Share Price Index (ASPI) shot up about 100 points on the back of more reports of a breakthrough in the political deadlock. …

Take Home

Microsoft could couple a home edition license of its new Office 2003 software package free with every corporate license it sells in Sri Lanka. The …

Standard Rates

The Tourist board is drawing up standards for emerging niche areas like Ayurveda, eco-tourism and spas, to certify and rank tourist hotels and …

Pls Comply

The telecom watchdog has asked the Treasury to remove Sri Lanka Telecom chief, who has been charged for breaking immigration laws to help an alleged …

Aid Ok

The international community will detach part of the US$ 4.5 billion in aid committed to rebuild Sri Lanka from progress with the peace process. …

See Me

Dialog GSM says it is planning to create competition in international submarine bandwidth. Last Friday the IFC gave US$ 50 million in loan funding to …