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Xiconomics: How China’s development drives “growbalization”

Xiconomics: How China’s development drives “growbalization”

Beijing, January 18 (Xinhua):  With trains rumbling down new tracks, the only landlocked country in Southeast Asia — Laos, has just been unlocked, poised to…

Two ships docked at Colombo Port begin unloading fuel

Colombo, Jan 19 (AdaDerana) – Two ships carrying 37,500 metric tons of fuel have anchored at the Colombo Port and are in the process of…

Netflix raises monthly subscription prices in US, Canada

Jan 19 (Reuters) – Netflix has raised its monthly subscription price by $1 to $2 per month in the United States depending on the plan,…

Microsoft plans to buy Call of Duty company Activision Blizzard

Jan 19 (BBC) – Microsoft says it plans to buy major games company Activision Blizzard in a deal worth $68.7bn (£50.57bn). It would be the…

Central Bank of Sri Lanka may raise interest rates as inflation pressure builds

Colombo, Jan 19 (Reuters) – The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) is likely to raise interest rates at its first policy announcement in 2022…

Secretary to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, P.B. Jayasundara exits, Gamini Senarath to take over

Colombo, Jan 19 (DailyMirror) – Secretary to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, P.B. Jayasundara, yesterday emptied his office at the Presidential Secretariat and stepped down from his…

Sri Lanka plunges into a massive power crisis

Colombo, Jan 19 (DailyMirror) – Sri Lanka’s Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) had been plunged into a deep crisis as the Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) has…

Zimbabwe beat Sri Lanka by 22 runs in the 2nd ODI

Jan 19 (AFP) – Zimbabwe beat Sri Lanka by 22 runs in the second one-day international to level the three-match series at 1-1 on Tuesday…
Sri Lankans celebrate Buddha’s first visit to the island

Sri Lankans celebrate Buddha’s first visit to the island

Colombo, January 18:  The Buddhist festival Duruthu Poya was celebrated on January 17, the first full moon in January. It marked the first visit of…

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