BSLCC wooing UK Tamil diaspora
UK delegation for Expo 2012:
The newly formed British Sri Lanka Chamber of
Commerce (BSLCC) is looking at wooing re introducing Sri Lanka as an
investment destination mainly to the Tamil diaspora based in the UK.
Chairman BSLCC, Jayampathi Perera based in the UK speaking to ‘Daily
News Business’ said that over 65% of expatriate businessmen in
London are of Tamil origin and they are keen to reinvest in Sri
Lanka especially in the North East. “We are looking at linking with
them,” he said.
Sampath Bank facilitates online visa
Sampath Bank will facilitate the payment gateway
to support business integration of the online visa application
process came to effect from 1st January. This will be mandatory for
all visitors except for visitors from few countries such as the
Maldives and Singapore. “We are providing facilities as an advanced
platform to apply visa online.
LB Finance moves to new premises
LB Finance will focus on new business
development in terms of new markets and products with its newly
acquired seven storied corporate office building to be opened on
Thursday for business. The new premises will generate adequate
business to sustain its operational activities and will function as
a separate strategic business unit L B Finance Executive Director
Niroshan Udage told Daily News Business.