Category: BUSINESS

Live Gaming experience for Sri Lankans with V17 Pro – [IMAGES]

Live Gaming experience for Sri Lankans with V17 Pro – [IMAGES]

Dec 13, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - vivo mobile joined as the title sponsor at the recently concluded PUBG MOBILE Club Open 2019 ... Read More

Treasury approves bonus for State-owned statutory bodies

Treasury approves bonus for State-owned statutory bodies

Dec 13, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Treasury has approved the payment bonus for 2019 for the employees of State-owned statutory bodies ... Read More

Price of Nadu and Samba rice reduced

Price of Nadu and Samba rice reduced

Dec 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Large scale mill owners agreed to reduce the Maximum Retail Prices (MRP) of Samba and Nadu ... Read More

Prices of milk powder packets to reduce

Prices of milk powder packets to reduce

Dec 8, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A decision has been reached to reduce the price of a packet of milk powder, the ... Read More

Govt. orders prompt construction of LNG Power Plant

Govt. orders prompt construction of LNG Power Plant

Dec 7, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -Minister of Passenger Transport Management and Minister of Power and Energy, Mahinda Amaraweera on Thursday (05) directed ... Read More

Outcry as Google bans political advertising in Singapore as election looms

Outcry as Google bans political advertising in Singapore as election looms

Dec 5, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A Google ban on political advertising in Singapore has sparked outrage, ahead of a widely expected ... Read More

Levies on cigarettes and liquor revised

Levies on cigarettes and liquor revised

Dec 5, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -A number of levies imposed on cigarettes and liquor have been revised. (more…) Read More

Permits to transport of granite, sand and soil abolished

Permits to transport of granite, sand and soil abolished

Dec 5, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Cabinet of Ministers has decided that permits to transport granite, sand and soil were no ... Read More

“Health is Wealth Day’ an awareness campaign at Green Path A social uplifting initiative by Lions Club International District 306 A 1

“Health is Wealth Day’ an awareness campaign at Green Path A social uplifting initiative by Lions Club International District 306 A 1

Dec 4, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - “Health is Wealth Day’ a social awareness program, organized by Lions Club International District 306 A ... Read More

Slow growth impacted fiscal deficit in 2019

Slow growth impacted fiscal deficit in 2019

Dec 3, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Ministry of Finance says the expected fiscal deficit for 2019 will be more than the ... Read More

Indirect taxes down from yesterday

Indirect taxes down from yesterday

Dec 2, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The tax concession package introduced by the new Government came into effect from yesterday (01). (more…) Read More

China due to introduce face scans for mobile users

China due to introduce face scans for mobile users

Dec 1, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - People in China are now required to have their faces scanned when registering new mobile phone ... Read More

Info Tech sector exempt from taxes – Bandula

Info Tech sector exempt from taxes – Bandula

Nov 29, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - In a major boost for the digital economy, the country’s Information Technology (IT) sector is to ... Read More

OneCoin lawyer found guilty in ‘crypto-scam’ – [IMAGES]

OneCoin lawyer found guilty in ‘crypto-scam’ – [IMAGES]

Nov 22, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A US lawyer has been found guilty for his role in the OneCoin cryptocurrency scam, which ... Read More

Bread price reduced

Bread price reduced

Nov 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The All Ceylon Bakery Owner's Association (ACBOA) today (21) announced that the price of a 450 ... Read More