Home Tags SRI

Tag: SRI

Sri Lankan rupee edges up on dollar selling by exporters

COLOMBO: The Sri Lankan rupee closed marginally higher on Wednesday, as dollar conversions by exporters outpaced importer demand for the US currency, dealers said.The...

Oil giants unlikely to share coal’s fate, for now

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Power-generating windmill turbines are seen at the Eneco Luchterduinen offshore wind farm near...

Sri Lankan shares rise for 2nd session on John Keells

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan shares rose half a percent on Friday, climbing for a second straight session, buoyed by gains in market heavyweight John Keells...

Analysis: Oil giants unlikely to share coal’s fate, for now

© Reuters. A pump jack is seen at sunset outside Scheibenhard, near Strasbourg ...

Sri Lanka rupee edges up on exporter conversions; market awaits budget

COLOMBO: The Sri Lankan rupee ended a tad firmer in dull trade on Wednesday led by exporter conversions, while most market participants awaited cues...

Sri Lankan rupee edges up on remittances ahead of long weekend

COLOMBO: The Sri Lankan rupee ended slightly firmer on Thursday, snapping a three-session losing streak, as inflows from remittances ahead of a long weekend...

Indonesia finance minister says economy can weather shocks from Fed hikes

© Reuters. Indonesian Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati gestures...

Sri Lankan shares edge up on foreign buying

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan shares edged up on Wednesday on foreign buying in market heavyweight John Keells Holdings while investors awaited for direction from September-quarter...

Sri Lankan shares end lower for third session; block deals boost...

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan shares ended down for a third straight session on Thursday to hit near a one-week low, led by banking stocks while...

Sri Lanka tea output jumps 27.6pc yr/yr in September

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s tea output jumped 27.6 percent due to good weather in September and a lower base last year, the state-run Tea Board...

Natural Rubber supply shortage lingers, but prices rise in August

KUALA LUMPUR—Global natural rubber supply shortfalls continued in August, according to the Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries. Global natural rubber supply shortfalls continued in...

China seeks rubber imports from Cambodia

China wants to import 300,000 tonnes of rubber from Cambodia by early next year, as the Cambodian government boosts its capacity for direct rubber...

Sri Lanka: Strategies to curb declining rubber production

Natural rubber production in Sri Lanka has been declining at an alarming rate to 79,000 mt last year from 155,000 mt produced in 1967....

Sri Lanka: Fifty per cent drop in natural rubber in 2016

By Steve A. Morrell Chairman Colombo Rubber Traders Association, ( CRTA) Sunil Poholiyadde said recently at the Annual General Meeting (AGM ) of the CRTA...

Sri Lanka: Rubber traders want smallholders retained to ensure supply

By Zahara Zuhair The Colombo Rubber Traders’ Association (CRTA) recently stressed the industry, together with the government should urgently come up with a mechanism to...