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Donor Support

The World Bank said its funding for the North and East of the island could continue through an interim administration if the government so wished.The …

More Horsepower

The Government is giving Parliament more power to crack the whip on errant public institutions and corporations by strengthening the Parliamentary …

All Aboard

As wider share ownership is putting pressure on listed companies to improve their corporate governance they try to offer better returns to their most …

Mop Up

Central Bank sold Rs. 1 billion of its Treasury Bill in the secondary market on Wednesday to mop up excess liquidity in the banking system.The …

Big Push

As some of the Tokyo aid dollars begin to roll in, a top level government committee is looking at fast tracking some of the key infrastructure …

Joining Order

A fresh set of rules to govern telecom firm mergers is being floated within the industry for comment by August 6.The draft outlines how the telecom …

Aid Float

Sri Lankas cash float just got heavier, with the World Bank upping its aid from US$ 800 mn to US$ 1 bn over the next four years. rnldblquote For the …

Asian Edition

Sri Lanka will play host to the first annual IT knowledge dissemination conference endash Networking South Asia later in July.Chairman of the …

Back In The Shell

Supreme Court on Wednesday reinstated Shell Gas Lankas stand and the Court of Appeal order to prevent competing firms from refilling its cylinders. …

Clearing the Air

A draft spectrum management report recommends auctioning as the basis for allocating slots in the 1800 and 1900 MHz frequency band.Justifying its …

Safety Lock

The Colombo Stock Exchange unveiled a range of management strategies to reduce transaction risks on its debt exchange (DEX) including liquidity …

See-Me-there

The telecom watchdog has given the go ahead to licensed international voice and data operators to access the SEA-MEendash WE 3 submarine cable.Only …

Aye for an eye

Government is planning to set up powerful Parliamentary committees to act as watchdogs on State institutions.The special committees will include …

Pretty City

Thirteen acres of prime land on which a spinning mill was earlier located will be developed in to a residential and recreational center under a joint …