economy

Q&A: Sri Lanka's FinMin targets 8% growth

Ravi Karunanayake explains how Sri Lanka's government can boost growth as it develops a megalopolis around Colombo and a Chinese-leased port in Hambantota.
November 26, 2016

Sri Lanka's Silva lining

Sri Lanka's deputy minister of foreign affairs, Dr Harsha de Silva, discusses the challenges and opportunities facing the coalition government.
February 15, 2016

Asean prize is there for the taking

Removing internal barriers to the free movement of goods and people would enhance competitiveness, and accelerate trade within the bloc.
December 02, 2014

VIDEO: Occupy protest walkthrough

View from the ground on Harcourt Road, Admiralty, which has drawn tens of thousands of protesters over the past two weeks.
October 13, 2014