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Trade deficit declines on stronger exports

Apparel leads the way with 25% growth, expectations to meet $ 5b target well before 2015 Exports in June 2014 grew by 22% to $ 986 million, imports declined by 4.6% Industrial exports led at 64% followed by agricultural exports at 36% Sri Lanka’s trade deficit contracted by 20.1% in June, as a result of [...]

Hayleys Agriculture cultivates seaweed in Mannar Basin

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Hayleys Agriculture Holdings Ltd. – the agribusiness arm of the Hayleys Group – commenced operations of its dry seaweed project in the Mannar Sea Basin recently. This project, implemented in the North Western coastal area of Sri Lanka, assists local fishing families to naturally cultivate a specific type of seaweed that has a growing global [...]

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The return of the ‘greased devils’

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You remember the phenom which gripped our psyche sometime back. It had the whole country by its cojones. In city, town, and village, fear spread like, well, like grease on gudgeon pins. No one was safe from these greasy scoundrels who would pull a heist here or cop a squeeze there. God only knew who they were behind their smeary disguises. God, and... 


Camp Kreativ: Power of Play’s one-of-a-kind holiday camp!

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An initiative of Power of Play Ltd., ‘Camp Kreativ’ is a unique holiday camp for children, featuring multiple creative disciplines, with exciting workshops... 

Stirred: An evening of cocktails with Jeff Fuchs

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Join SriLankaInStyle and Dilmah Tea to celebrate a tea journey through Sri Lanka by Jeff Fuchs at the Park Street Mews on 31 August from 7 p.m. Tickets... 

Top 10 Sri Lankan experiences

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   Colombo Galle train view When giving advice to friends visiting the beautiful island I call my home, I have to stop and think carefully.... 

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