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Colombo Stock Exchange moving ahead with CCP Nov 26, 2015 (LBO) – The Colombo Stock Exchange is moving ahead with setting up the Central Counter Party institution for secondary market transactions, the bourse said on Thursday. This system will allow delivery upon settlement and establishing a … Full News here – Read more on Lanka Business…

Sri Lanka to go ahead with Chinese-funded port city in Colombo Backtracking from its pre-election announcement on scrapping the Chinese-funded port city in Colombo, the Sri Lankan Government on Thursday said it would go ahead with the $ 1.34-billion project. According to Cabinet spokesman and Health Minister … Full News here – Read more on The…

Journalists rally in Colombo over media restrictions ahead of election The protest, organized at the Colombo Fort railway station by the civil society group Citizen's Power, condemned the interrogation of KW Janaranjana, editor in chief of the Ravaya Sinhala weekly newspaper, by the Criminal Investigation Department. Full News here – Read more on ucanews

* Sri Lanka to increase import duty on consumer items ahead of harvesting season Aug 12, Colombo: Sri Lanka government sources say the government plans to raise import taxes on a number of food crop items. The government is considering to raise import taxes on potato, onion and chilli as a measure to benefit the…