ODEL launches LUV Sigiriya campaign to protect historic site

ODEL clean up team hauls down 40 sacks of rubbish from Lion Rock on World Environment Day Callous visitors defile the historic Sigiriya rock with 40 sack loads of rubbish each day, an alarming fact brought vividly alive by employees of ODEL who undertook to clean up the site to mark World Environment Day this […]

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Hemas Maritime Appointed as Agents for Evergreen Lines in Sri Lanka
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Hemas Maritime Appointed as Agents for Evergreen Lines in Sri Lanka

3rd largest mainline carrier to the port of Colombo Hemas Maritime (Pvt) Ltd, a member of the Hemas Group engaged in shipping, chartering, and related services, today announced that the Company has been appointed by Evergreen Lines as its General Agent in Sri Lanka. This appointment will also support the Hemas Group’s future goals of […]

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Chairman of Janashakthi Insurance PLC, W. T. Ellawala, to Retire after 22 Year Stint

Janashakthi Insurance PLC’s incumbent Non-Executive Chairman and Director, Mr. W. T. Ellawala is to announce his retirement at the forthcoming Annual General Meeting of the Company to be held on the 31st of March 2016. Appreciating Mr. Ellawala for the invaluable service and contribution rendered to the Company, Mr. C. T. A. Schaffter, founder of […]

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CEO’s review for 2015/16 – Q3

Hemas records an underlying earnings growth of 30.2%Expects to achieve highest ever levels of revenue and profitability this Financial Year Hemas Holdings PLC (HHL) and its subsidiaries achieved consolidated revenues of Rs.28.3Bn, year-on-year (YoY) growth of 19.7% for the nine months ended December 31, 2015.  During this period operating profit reached Rs.2.8Bn and earnings Rs.1.9Bn, […]

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Rs.18,000 million Treasury Bills are to be issued through an auction on 06th January 2016

Rs.18,000 million Treasury Bills are to be issued through an auction on 06th January 2016 DEMOCRATIC SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF SRI LANKA ISSUE OF TREASURY BILLS Rs. 18,000 million Treasury bills are to be issued through an auction on 6th January 2016 The details of these Treasury bill issues are as follows. Maturity Period 91 Days 182 […]

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Treasury Bill Auctions held on 30 December 2015

Treasury Bill Auctions held on 30 December 2015 Communications Department 30, Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo 01, Sri Lanka. Tel: 2477424, 2477423, 2477311 Fax: 2346257, 2477739 E-mail: dcommunications@cbsl.lk, communications@cbsl.lk Web: www.cbsl.gov.lk   Press Release Issue d By Public Debt Department Date 30 December 2015   TREASURY BILL AUCTIONS HELD ON 30 DECEMBER 2015 Maturity (Days) Bids Received […]

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Monetary Policy Review December 2015

Monetary Policy Review December 2015   Communications Department 30, Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo 01, Sri Lanka. Tel : 2477424, 2477423, 2477311 Fax: 2346257, 2477739 E-mail: dcommunications@cbsl.lk, communications@cbsl.lk Web: www.cbsl.gov.lk Press Release Issue d By Economic Research Department Date 30-12-2015   Monetary Policy Review – December 2015 The year-on-year growth of broad money (M2b) continued to expand […]

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Treasury Bond Auctions held on 29 December 2015

Treasury Bond Auctions held on 29 December 2015   Communications Department 30, Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo 01, Sri Lanka. Tel: 2477424, 2477423, 2477311 Fax: 2346257, 2477739 E-mail: dcommunications@cbsl.lk, communications@cbsl.lk Web: www.cbsl.gov.lk Press Release Issue d By Public Debt Department Date 29 December 2015   Treasury Bond Auctions held on 29 December 2015 Item 8.00% 2019 ‘A’ […]

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Decisions taken by the Cabinet of Ministers at the meeting held on 23-12-2015
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Decisions taken by the Cabinet of Ministers at the meeting held on 23-12-2015

    01. Green Fishery Harbour Project – Mirissa (Document No – 07) The proposal made by HE the President Maithripala Sirisena, in his capacity as the Minister of Mahaweli Development and Environment, to implement the ‘Green Fisheries Harbours’ project prepared by the Marine Environment Protection Authority with the view of building sustainable fishery through […]

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Inflation in November 2015

Inflation in November 2015 CommunicationsDepartment 30, JanadhipathiMawatha, Colombo 01, Sri Lanka. Tel : 2477424, 2477423, 2477311 Fax: 2346257, 2477739 E-mail: dcommunications@cbsl.lk, communications@cbsl.lk Web: www.cbsl.gov.lk Press Release Issue d By Statistics Department Date 2015 -12-21   Inflation in November 2015   The Department of Census and Statistics (DCS) released a new consumer price index on November 23, […]

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Issue of RS 10,000 Million Treasury Bonds

Issue of RS 10,000 Million Treasury Bonds   DEMOCRATIC SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF SRI LANKA ISSUE OF RS 10,000 MILLION TREASURY BONDS Rs. 2,000 million Treasury Bonds under the series of 9.50% 2020 ‘A’, Rs. 3,000 million Treasury Bonds under the series of 11.20% 2023 ‘A’ and Rs. 5,000 million Treasury Bonds under the series of […]

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Treasury Bill Auctions held on 21 December 2015

Treasury Bill Auctions held on 21 December 2015 Communications Department 30, Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo 01, Sri Lanka. Tel: 2477424, 2477423, 2477311 Fax: 2346257, 2477739 E-mail: dcommunications@cbsl.lk, communications@cbsl.lk Web: www.cbsl.gov.lk Press Release Issue d By Public Debt Department Date 21 December 2015   TREASURY BILL AUCTIONS HELD ON 21 DECEMBER 2015 Maturity (Days) Bids Received (Rs.Mn.) […]

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Treasury Bond Auctions held on 15 December 2015

Treasury Bond Auctions held on 15 December 2015   Communications Department 30, Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo 01, Sri Lanka. Tel: 2477424, 2477423, 2477311 Fax: 2346257, 2477739 E-mail: dcommunications@cbsl.lk, communications@cbsl.lk Web: www.cbsl.gov.lk Press Release   Issue d By Public Debt Department Date 15 December 2015   Treasury Bond Auctions held on 15 December 2015 Item 9.50% 2020 […]

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Central Bank of Sri Lanka International Research Conference 2015

Central Bank of Sri Lanka International Research Conference 2015   Communications Department 30, Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo 01, Sri Lanka. Tel : 2477424, 2477423, 2477311 Fax: 2346257, 2477739 E-mail: dcommunications@cbsl.lk, communications@cbsl.lk Web: www.cbsl.gov.lk   Press Release   Issue d By Economic Research Department Date 12-Nov-15   Central Bank of Sri Lanka – 8th International Research Conference […]

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Rs. 20,000 million Treasury bills are to be issued through an auction on 09th December 2015

Rs. 20,000 million Treasury bills are to be issued through an auction on 09th December 2015   DEMOCRATIC SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF SRI LANKA ISSUE OF TREASURY BILLS   Rs. 20,000 million Treasury bills are to be issued through an auction on 09th December 2015 The details of these Treasury bill issues are as follows. Maturity […]

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