Sri Lanka

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.

Latest News

  • Second quarter economic growth surges to 12.3% amid low base effect Daily Mirror | 2021-Sep-17
  • 2Q GDP growth up by 12.3% but COVID-hit economy yet to recover fully: DCS Daily Financial Times | 2021-Sep-17
  • Top panel sounds alarm, insists it's time for urgent economic reforms Daily Financial Times | 2021-Sep-17
  • Minimizing foreign debts, attracting FDI and increasing GDP is priority Daily Mirror | 2021-Sep-16
  • Basil will present a budget similar to one created with Alladin's lamp: S.M. Chandrasena Daily Mirror | 2021-Sep-15
  • Govt. did not take any decision on imposing 5% tax: Cabinet Spokesman Daily Mirror | 2021-Sep-15
  • Govt. denies any moves to increase income taxes amid growing speculations Daily Mirror | 2021-Sep-16
  • CPM's online discussion tomorrow on 'Budget 2022: My wish list' Daily Financial Times | 2021-Sep-16
  • Basil will present a budget like 'Aladdin's Wonderful lamp': S.M. Chandrasena Daily Mirror | 2021-Sep-14
  • Sri Lankan media highlights 14 Sep 21 BBC Monitoring | 2021-Sep-14
  • Rs. 200 mn to conserve 103 rivers: Environment Minister Daily Mirror | 2021-Sep-13
  • A Wrong Turn for World Bank Concessional Lending by Jayati Ghosh & Farwa Sial Project Syndicate - News Commentary | 2021-Sep-09

FEATURED INFORMATION SOURCES

EMIS provides a huge variety of information for Sri Lanka. Sources in our platform include:
  • Fitch Solutions
    Fitch Solutions
    Mira Inform Private Ltd
    Mira Inform Private Ltd
    Lanka Securities (Pvt) Ltd.
    Lanka Securities (Pvt) Ltd.
    Colombo Stock Exchange
    Colombo Stock Exchange
  • GRDS Reports Ltd.
    GRDS Reports Ltd.
    Enerdata
    Enerdata
    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
    Euromonitor International Ltd.
    Euromonitor International Ltd.
  • MarketLine
    MarketLine

COUNTRY STATISTICS

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LATEST REPORTS

EMIS publishes 460,000+ research reports every year.
  • Asia-Pacific - Waste Management, August 2021 MarketLine Industry Reports | 2021-Aug-17
    Asia-Pacific - Pharmaceuticals, July 2021 MarketLine Industry Reports | 2021-Aug-17
    Asia-Pacific - Footwear, July 2021 MarketLine Industry Reports | 2021-Aug-17
  • Asia-Pacific - Government Spending, July 2021 MarketLine Industry Reports | 2021-Aug-17
    Asia-Pacific - Food & Grocery Retail, July 2021 MarketLine Industry Reports | 2021-Aug-17
    Asia-Pacific - Energy Consumption, July 2021 MarketLine Industry Reports | 2021-Aug-17
  • Asia-Pacific - Gas Utilities, July 2021 MarketLine Industry Reports | 2021-Aug-17
    Asia-Pacific - Power Generation, July 2021 MarketLine Industry Reports | 2021-Aug-17
    Asia-Pacific - Semiconductors, July 2021 MarketLine Industry Reports | 2021-Aug-17
  • Asia-Pacific - Generics, July 2021 MarketLine Industry Reports | 2021-Aug-17
    Southeast Asia Facilities Management Emerging Business Models and Growth Opportunities F&S - Country/Regional Reports | 2021-Jul-20
    Asia-Pacific Network Security Growth Opportunities F&S - Country/Regional Reports | 2021-Aug-25

SELECTED NEWS

EMIS publishes 52,000+ news stories every day.
  • New Zealand abandon Pakistan tour after security alert Daily News | 2021-Sep-17
    A welcome move Daily News | 2021-Sep-17
    US China competition in techno fields to become more intense Daily News | 2021-Sep-17
  • Vaccination campaign for students going abroad Daily News | 2021-Sep-17
    Four boxers from Air Force for World Meet Daily News | 2021-Sep-17
    Sri Lankan soccerites to train in Riyadh Daily News | 2021-Sep-17
  • England undecided on Pakistan matches Daily News | 2021-Sep-17
    Taekwondo instructors off to Korea Daily News | 2021-Sep-17
    Another suspect arrested in online sex case Daily News | 2021-Sep-17
  • New Western Security Alliance Daily News | 2021-Sep-17
    The fleet flagship of the Royal Navy Daily News | 2021-Sep-17
    Divine Nights, Spectacular Sights Daily News | 2021-Sep-17

LATEST BLOG ARTICLES

Sri Lanka’s banks grant record-high amount of loans in 2018
Sri Lanka’s banks grant record-high amount of loans in 2018
Sri Lanka’s economic growth to reach 4.2% in 2019
Sri Lanka’s economic growth to reach 4.2% in 2019
Oman interested in 30% stake in oil refinery in Sri Lanka
Oman interested in 30% stake in oil refinery in Sri Lanka
Pan Asia Bank’s total operating income jumps 34% y/y in 2018
Pan Asia Bank’s total operating income jumps 34% y/y in 2018

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