Category: BUSINESS

vivo launches V17 Pro in Sri Lanka with a trailblazing iconic camera design; The World’s First 32MP Dual Elevating Selfie Camera

vivo launches V17 Pro in Sri Lanka with a trailblazing iconic camera design; The World’s First 32MP Dual Elevating Selfie Camera

Oct 17, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - V17 Pro, vivo’s latest innovative smartphone was unveiled to the Sri Lankan market today (15). The ... Read More

Nobel economics prize winner: I want to inspire women

Nobel economics prize winner: I want to inspire women

Oct 15, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Esther Duflo has said she is "humbled" by her success in winning this year's Nobel prize ... Read More

Sri Lanka business registrations can now be done from home

Sri Lanka business registrations can now be done from home

Oct 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Opening a new chapter in Sri Lanka’s private sector development, incorporation of a new company in ... Read More

Pearson Tech Summit set to Ignite, Inspire and Transform local IT industry

Pearson Tech Summit set to Ignite, Inspire and Transform local IT industry

Oct 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Pearson Lanka officially announced the launch of ‘Pearson Tech Summit’, a high-powered conference featuring many local ... Read More

Regulations of the Carbon Tax to be amended

Regulations of the Carbon Tax to be amended

Oct 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Cabinet of Ministers has decided to amend the regulations of the Carbon Tax imposed on ... Read More

Lanka IOC petrol prices reduced

Lanka IOC petrol prices reduced

Oct 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Lanka Indian Oil Corporation (LIOC) has announced a reduction in petrol prices with effect from ... Read More

Trump optimistic about US-China trade talks

Trump optimistic about US-China trade talks

Oct 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - US President Donald Trump sounded an optimistic note at the end of the first day of ... Read More

No fuel price revision this month

No fuel price revision this month

Oct 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Fuel prices will not be subjected to any amendments under the fuel pricing formula this month, ... Read More

Sri Lanka craft sector wins free insurance cover for the first time in history

Sri Lanka craft sector wins free insurance cover for the first time in history

Oct 7, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Sri Lanka has activated the long-awaited free insurance facility to its historic crafts and handicraft sectors ... Read More

Domestic gas price reduced

Domestic gas price reduced

Oct 4, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Ministry of Finance announced that the price of a domestic gas cylinder will be reduced ... Read More

Prime Grand, Ward Place Constructs the 28th Floor 03 months ahead of schedule

Prime Grand, Ward Place Constructs the 28th Floor 03 months ahead of schedule

Oct 4, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Sri Lanka’s premier real-estate company, Prime Group’s flagship ultra-luxury project, Prime Grand, Ward Place has commenced ... Read More

Japanese car sales sink in South Korea amid trade rift

Japanese car sales sink in South Korea amid trade rift

Oct 4, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Japanese car sales in South Korea fell again last month, as a trade row between the ... Read More

Import Tax on big onions reduced

Import Tax on big onions reduced

Oct 1, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Import Tax on big onions has been reduced with effect from midnight tonight (01), the ... Read More

Japan delivers long-delayed consumption tax hike

Japan delivers long-delayed consumption tax hike

Oct 1, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Japan has increased its consumption tax for the first time in five years, bringing the long-delayed ... Read More