Markets and Financial

Foreign investment in the stock market hits an all-time high in 2017

In what continues to be a promising year for foreign investor involvement in the stock market, 2017 has recorded an all-time high in foreign purchases during a year, with Rs. 105.1 billion (year-to-date) in foreign purchases this year passing the record of Rs. 104.7 billion set...
Posted On 26 Nov 2017

Unilever and Sathosa Launch Season 2 of Idam Nidanaya Mega Land Giveaway

Unilever Sri Lanka together with the nation’s largest state-owned retail network, Lanka Sathosa, unveiled the second phase of the ‘Idam Nidanaya’ mega land giveaway promotion at Water’s Edge, Battaramulla, recently. Dr. T. M. K. B. Tennakoon, Chairman, Lanka Sathosa; Mr. Aruna...
Posted On 26 Nov 2017
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Contribute to your dreams with NDB Wealth

This festive season consider investing in a regular savings plan instead of splurging everything on gifts for family and friends. The easiest way to grow your wealth is to contribute to it one small step or investment at a time. This is why Money Market accounts from NDB Wealth...
Posted On 26 Nov 2017
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Renuka Hotels Limited commences trading at CSE

The shares of Renuka Hotels Limited (CODE: RCH) commenced trading on the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) today. The shares, which were listed by introduction on the Diri Savi Board of the CSE have been classified under the ‘Hotels and Travels’ sector. The occasion was marked through...
Posted On 25 Nov 2017

TRAVEL AND TOURISM

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Emirates’ eight daily London flights set to become all-A380

Third daily A380 to London Gatwick from January 1st 2016 Emirates’ eight daily flights to London will all be served by the highly popular A380s from January 1st 2016, cementing the airline’s status as the largest international A380 operator into the British capital. Combined with...
Posted On 10 Aug 2015
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Explore more of the Americas with Emirates’ Pass

Emirates passengers looking to explore beyond the airline’s network of American destinations now have dozens of options with the Americas Pass. With one combined ticket, travellers flying to any of Emirates’ 10 US destinations can connect to over 90 cities across the USA,...
Posted On 04 Aug 2015
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Everyone to dress in white, sip iced tea and have a ‘croqueting’ time,

As the Galle Face Hotel introduces ‘Croquet on the Lawn’ Wickets highlight the freshly mowed lawn next to The Chequerboard and meticulously pressed white linen shirts, pants, and dresses with matching hats hang in the dressing room, eagerly awaiting their debut. In the kitchen,...
Posted On 04 Aug 2015
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“Etihad Top Agents enjoy the First Ashes Test in Cardiff”

Etihad Airways 5 top selling premium agents in Sri Lanka were invited for an exclusive experience to view the First Ashes Test match in Cardiff recently. The agents witnessed the opening ceremony of the Ashes series followed by some exciting cricket over the next 3 days. They...
Posted On 04 Aug 2015
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Ceylon Tobacco Company introduces Loose Leaf Barn Technology

Ceylon Tobacco Company PLC (CTC) has a history of over 100 years in Sri Lanka and during this time, has become a vital component of the country’s agriculture and business sectors. Over the years, CTC has promoted good agricultural practices and sustainability initiatives...
Posted On 16 Jul 2018