Sri Lanka - Pakistan bilateral agreement :
Duty free access for 4,000 products
Sri Lankan exporters now enjoy duty free access
for about 4,000 products to the Pakistan market under the final
phase of trade liberalization of the Pakistan-Sri Lanka Free Trade
People’s Bank PAT grows 14 percent
The People’s Bank’s audited financial show
profit before taxation and appropriations reaching its highest level
of Rs 5.6bn in the 2008 financial year, whilst profit before tax for
the group surpassed Rs 7.1bn.
BoC reduces lending interest rates
Bank of Ceylon (BoC) has reduced lending
Interest rates up to 2 percent from yesterday, General Manager BoC,
B.A.C. Fernando said.