Category: BUSINESS

China to grant 1 million metric tons of rice to Sri Lanka

China to grant 1 million metric tons of rice to Sri Lanka

Jan 19, 2022

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Sri Lanka will be receiving 1 million metric tons of rice from China as a donation, ... Read More

Meradia Market in Dhaka, a popular market for 200-years

Meradia Market in Dhaka, a popular market for 200-years

Dec 27, 2021

(FASTNEWS | BANGLADESH) - Meradia Market in Dhaka has a history that stretches back to at least 200 years, when ... Read More

Fitch downgrades Sri Lanka’s Long-Term Foreign-Currency IDR to ‘CC’

Fitch downgrades Sri Lanka’s Long-Term Foreign-Currency IDR to ‘CC’

Dec 18, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Fitch Ratings has downgraded Sri Lanka’s Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating to ‘CC’, from ‘CCC’. (more…) Read More

Tendency to utilise renewable energies to generate green hydrogen power

Tendency to utilise renewable energies to generate green hydrogen power

Dec 6, 2021

(FASTNEWS | MONGOLIA) - Renewable energy is being used and produced in an increasing number of countries throughout the world, ... Read More

Internationally acclaimed fuel-saving product ‘Eco Tablets’ to boost vehicles in Sri Lanka

Internationally acclaimed fuel-saving product ‘Eco Tablets’ to boost vehicles in Sri Lanka

Dec 1, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Ceylon Green Produce (Private) Limited’s Eco Tablets is a fuel-saving product created and produced by PT ... Read More

Real estate business recovers with bank loans facilities

Real estate business recovers with bank loans facilities

Nov 30, 2021

(FASTNEWS | MONGOLIA) - The real estate sector in Mongolia has recently witnessed increasing growth, as a result of commercial ... Read More

Distinctive Mongolian cheese made from yak milk at an altitude of 3,000 meters

Distinctive Mongolian cheese made from yak milk at an altitude of 3,000 meters

Nov 28, 2021

(FASTNEWS | MONGOLIA) - Cheese artisans from all around Mongolia gathered to present their products. (more…) Read More

Olive and Rural Products Festival kicks off in Jordan

Olive and Rural Products Festival kicks off in Jordan

Nov 25, 2021

(FASTNEWS | JORDAN) - Khaled Al-Hanifat, Jordanian Minister of Agriculture, launched the 21st Olive and Rural Products Festival, today, Thursday, ... Read More

Pakistan – Sri Lanka private sector steps up collaboration to boost trade, investment

Pakistan – Sri Lanka private sector steps up collaboration to boost trade, investment

Nov 25, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The High Commission of Pakistan in Colombo, organised 33rd RCCI International Achievement Awards and Pakistan Sri ... Read More

Tunisia hosts “Made in Libya” Exhibition

Tunisia hosts “Made in Libya” Exhibition

Nov 24, 2021

(FASTNEWS | TUNISIA) - Tunisia hosts the first session of the Tunisian-Libyan Economic Exhibition, themed "Made in Libya" to boost ... Read More

With onset of strawberry season, farmers demand opening borders for exports in Gaza

With onset of strawberry season, farmers demand opening borders for exports in Gaza

Nov 24, 2021

(FASTNEWS | PALESTINE) - With the onset of strawberry season, which mostly grows in Beit Lahia in northern Gaza, farmers ... Read More

Vegetables prices to increase

Vegetables prices to increase

Nov 20, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Farmers say the prices of vegetables will increase further during the upcoming Christmas period. (more…) Read More

Thai Govt. pays compensation for farmers affected by low price of rice

Thai Govt. pays compensation for farmers affected by low price of rice

Nov 15, 2021

(FASTNEWS | THAILAND) - Due to the prolonged flood and the decrease in export rate, the purchase price for rice ... Read More

Economic centers warn of vegetable shortage

Economic centers warn of vegetable shortage

Nov 14, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Economic centre traders pointed out that there may be a shortage of vegetables on the island ... Read More

Thriwidha launches Sri Lanka’s first global news brand, Thriwidha24

Thriwidha launches Sri Lanka’s first global news brand, Thriwidha24

Nov 13, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Thriwidha Media Network has launched Sri Lanka’s first global news brand Thriwidha24 on 11 November, committed ... Read More