Decline in SLís software piracy in 2011
The Business Software Alliance (BSA) reported
yesterday in the 2011 BSA Global Software Piracy Study that Sri
Lanka has recorded a further two percentage point drop in its PC
piracy rate in 2011, bringing the rate down from 86% last year to
84% this year.
SLT Group Q1 operating profit up by 14% to Rs 1.86 b
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), the leading National
Integrated Telecommunications Service Provider continued its
financial trajectory, complemented with pragmatic operational
initiatives, to deliver Q1, 2012 results with a growth of 9% in
revenue and 14% in operating profit.
Financial services industry critical to emerging economies
Financial services organizations should focus on
improving profitability in the context where new manipulations and
challenges are the order of the day. ďThe industry should look at
balancing the demands of regulatory change.