Daily archives: April 13th, 2017

Liang Thow Ming

Colombo financial city looking to attract South Asian investors

A top official of the Colombo International Financial City (CIFC), also known as the port city project, says that they expect investments to the tune of $13 billion to start coming in from 2018 and that they target major investors from South Asia, particularly India.

Muttiah Muralitharan

Sri Lankan players not capable enough to play in IPL: Murali

Muttiah Muralitharan believes that talented cricketers do exist in Sri Lanka, but they need to polish their skills a lot more to play in the IPL.

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe with Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe

Sri Lankan will keep ports unavailable for military activity, PM says

Sri Lanka will make sure no military activity is conducted at its ports, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said in Tokyo on Wednesday, as China invests heavily in roads and harbours on the island nation.