SLPA to provide 200 acres for free port area:
JAAF seeks apparel hub
Deregulation of the industry being explored:
The Joint Apparel Association Forum (JAAF) has
urged the government to set up a knowledge-based apparel hub in Sri
Lanka. It is confident of an additional annual revenue to the
country of $ 1 billion through this move.
NSB records Rs 1.9 b Q1 profit
The National Savings Bank’s (NSB) customer
deposits increased from Rs 355.4 bn as at December 31, 2010 to Rs
368.7 bn recording 4 percent growth during the first three months of
this year, the bank said in a statement.
Nestle declares Rs 22.50 dividend per share
Nestle Lanka PLC has approved a final dividend
payout of RS 22.50, the highest payout by the Company so far,
bringing the full year dividend payout to Rs 34.50 per share at its
30th AGM which was held recently.