SriLankan to invest in H’tota Airport
The SriLankan Airlines is looking at investing
extensively at the country’s second international airport in
Hambantota. SriLankan Airlines Chairman Nishantha Wickremasinghe
speaking to ‘Daily News Business’ said that they are looking at
setting up a Maintenance Repair and Overhaul centre (MRO) at
Hambantota International Airport.
Country to showcase potential
ABA AGM in October:
The Asian Bankers Association’s (ABA) 28th
general meeting and two day conference will be held in Colombo from
October 4. This is the first time that this event is held in South
Asia where Sri Lanka will have the opportunity to showcase the
country’s potential to international banks.
Motorola acquisition a huge gamble for Google
Less than six months after taking over as chief
executive, Google co-founder Larry Page has placed the Internet
giant’s most audacious wager yet. The $12.5 billion acquisition of
Motorola Mobility dwarfs Google’s previous purchases and thrusts a
company that has made its fortune in Internet search and advertising
into an entirely new arena — hardware.