‘Budget will take country to next level’
The 2012 budget was formulated to take the
country to the next level in the world economic ladder and several
meaningful steps were taken in this regard Treasury Secretary Dr.
P.B. Jayasundara said. Speaking at the first private sector
organized post budget seminar by Ernst & Young at Hotel Galadari
last morning he said everybody is talking about the geographical
advantage Sri Lanka has for a regional hub status in many areas.
People's Leasing posts Rs 2.4 b PAT
People's Leasing Company Limited, has been
successful in maintaining the upward trend in profitability for the
first half ended September this year. People's Leasing Company CEO
D.P. Kumarage speaking to Daily News Business said the profit after
tax for the first half was Rs 2.444 billion, an increase of 211
percent against the same period previous year of Rs 784 million.
NCCISL hails budget benefits for SMEs
This year’s budget has laid the foundation for
real investments, NCCISL President Asoka Hettigoda said. The
National Chamber of Commerce and Industries (NCCISL) has recognized
it as steps towards achieving the targeted development of the