Sri Lanka is the 65th largest economy in the world and ranks 43rd among emerging markets in terms of GDP. The Sri Lankan economy grew at a rate of 4% in 2017. A subsscription to EMIS provides access to a database of over 400 companies in Sri Lanka as well as a range of sector reports, macroeconomic data and news from 130 local and global sources.
CB predicts better economic prospects for 2020
Daily Financial Times | 2019-Dec-13
Sri Lanka will be implementing the new Inland Revenue Act by April next year, which overhauls its existing tax code by removing the 10% withholding tax payable on the interest earned from investments in government securities. However, such incomes ar...28 Sep
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe announced that after settling all liabilities and debts of the Rajapaksa empire, Sri Lanka will become a hub of the Indian Ocean via the development of economically important sectors, the Daily News reported. He fu...08 Sep
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has completed the second review of Sri Lanka’s economic performance under the program supported by the Extended Fund Facility arrangement, according to Daily News. Upon the review’s completion, the disbursement o...19 Jul
The total value of imports to Sri Lanka under free trade agreements (FTAs) has reached Rs 86 billion in the first eight months of 2017, a significant increase from Rs 21.2 billion recorded in the same period last year, Daily Mirror has reported refer...24 Nov