Vajira Kulatilaka has been appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE), with effect from 5th June 2014. Kulatilaka has served on the CSE Board of Directors since October 2009.
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), the flagship national ICT solutions provider and premier broadband services and backbone infrastructure operator is proud to announce that the company has received flagship status from the Board of Investment (BOI) after committing a total investment of USD 415.44 million to undertake telecommunication, information technology, broadband and infrastructure expansion in the country within the next two years. On Wednesday, 23rd April 2014, the company entered into this landmark multi-million USD telecom investment agreement with the BOI; Dr. Lakshman Jayaweera, the Chairman – BOI of Sri Lanka and Mr. Nimal Welgama, the Chairman - SLT Group signing on behalf of the two organizations in the presence of Mr. Lalith De Silva, the Group CEO of SLT.
Suicide bombers killed 31 people Friday (25) at a sports stadium hosting a campaign rally for thousands of supporters of a militant Shia group before parliamentary elections, authorities said an attack that could unleash more sectarian violence.
The Supreme Court refers the matter to a Constitution Bench
In a major setback to the Tamil Nadu government the Supreme Court on Friday extended the stay of an order passed on February 19 directing the release of seven life convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.