Lanka to contain inflation between 10 to 11 per cent
Sri Lanka would be able to maintain inflation
between 10 to 11 per-cent by the end of 2008, Governor Central Bank
Ajith Nivard Cabraal said yesterday. Presenting the Central Bank
Road map for 2008 he said this could be achieved if there are no
uncalled for external shocks such as rising oil costs and high
international commodity prices.
Dockyard secures major shipbuilding orders
Colombo Dockyards Plc was able to secure six
shipbuilding orders Greatship Limited worth over US $110 million
following the building of its largest anchor handling tug supply
vessel to the company, yesterday.
Construction Chamber facilitates trade mission to Qatar
The Chamber of Construction Industry Sri Lanka
will facilitate the visit of the second trade mission to Qatar
during the second week of February. This is consequent to the
satisfactory results by members of the delegation who visited Qatar
during November 2007 and in view of the prevailing high demand for
professional services and contracting capacities from Sri Lanka,
Secretary General CCI Dakshitha Talgodapitiya said.