Economy poised for growth
Sri Lanka’s economy is poised to grow by an
encouraging eight percent in the medium term and 10 percent
thereafter Central Bank Governor Ajith Nivard Cabraal said. He was
speaking about Sri Lanka’s new vision at the Bank Directors
Symposium at Cinnamon Grand Hotel yesterday.
AVIVA NDB records outstanding growth
AVIVA NDB has consolidated revenue growth of 61
percent amounting to Rs 10.9 billion, over the corresponding nine
months in the previous year. The total annual revenue of the
previous year has been surpassed at the end of the third quarter in
2010 due to the strong topline performance of both the Life and
General insurance businesses.
JCT throughput tops 2 m TEUs
Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) run Jaya
Container Terminal [JCT] has recorded a throughput volume of two
million; twenty foot equivalent units (TEUs) in a little over eleven
months this year. Total TEU handling of two million recorded an
increase of 26.5 percent compared to last year.