State Bank of India mulls expansion in Lanka
To open two more branches here:
Indiaís richest bank, State Bank of India (SBI)
is looking at possibilities to expand business operations in Sri
Lanka to reap benefits from the Indo-Sri Lanka Free Trade Agreement,
its SBI Chairman O.P. Bhatt said.
Huge demand for Lankan batiks overseas
There is a huge demand for Sri Lankan batiks in
India and in Europe, Director/Head of Design, Buddhi Batiks, Darshi
Keerthisena told Daily News Business.
Thailandís largest conglomerate seeks to invest here
The Charoen Pokphand Group, the largest business
conglomerate in Thailand is looking at investment opportunities in
Sri Lanka. Senior officials of the Group who attended a Sri Lanka
Thailand Business Forum here last Thursday said they are keen to
look at opportunities in Sri Lanka.