“We cannot make the poor rich within a short time. But we can build a society devoid of poverty within a short span of time” were the words of Sri Lanka’s newly-elected Minister of Finance, Hon. Ravi Karunanayake as he assumed office. With a poverty level of 6.7%, how will Sri Lanka’s Finance Ministry succeed in accomplishing this bold ambition? And how does the Ministry plan … [Read more...] about AIC 2015 Keynote: Sri Lanka’s emerging economy – a future as the true Pearl of the Indian Ocean?
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In a bid to woo Sri Lankan investments in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday refuted the notion that India’s economic size will hurt its neighbours and expressed keenness to roll out the red carpet for the island country’s business community. He said the two nations should “move boldly” to conclude a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement.source … [Read more...] about Narendra Modi Speech at Business Meeting in Colombo, Sri Lanka
Real motives behind PM Modi's visit to Sri Lanka: Business interest vs Tamils demand 3/4http://www.NS7.tvfacebook: http://fb.com/News7Tamil twitter: http://twitter.com/News7Tamilsource … [Read more...] about Real motives behind PM Modi’s visit to Sri Lanka: Business interest vs Tamils demand 3/4
Whirlpool, one of the world’s foremost global appliance brands have announced that they have entered into an agreement with Softlogic Retail (Pvt) Ltd, a fully owned subsidiary of Softlogic Holdings PLC to market and distribute Whirlpool products in Sri Lanka. The world renowned brand has confirmed that they will come on board with Softlogic with their entire range of products … [Read more...] about Softlogic to Distribute Whirlpool Home Appliances in Sri Lanka