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The art and science behind rebranding and renaming a brand
It is quite common for established companies to have their names changed for reasons varying from business expansion and mergers and acquisitions to new identity and brand crises.
HCL Technologies to enter Sri Lanka, to set up global delivery center in Colombo
HCL Technologies said it has entered into a pact with Sri La...
Chinese investments in Sri Lanka compromises Colombo's sovereignty
"When the Sri Lankan government decided in 2002 to build a new port in Ham...
Gotabaya Rajapaksa: Controversial 'war hero' who ended Sri Lanka's 3-decade-long bloody civil conflict
The 70-year-old politician, who as a former military man attended the counter-insurgency and jungle warfare school in Assam in 1980, served as the defence secretary during his elder brother Mahinda Rajapaksa's tenure as president from 2005 to 2014.
Tea planters seek exemption from two per cent TDS on cash withdrawal over Rs 1 crore
India, ASEAN and BBN countries (Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal), the entire region is a huge market. Moreover, India’s trade with ASEAN has reached 81 billion dollars, which is 10% of the total foreign trade of India.”
Stone pelting reduced by 40-45 per cent after Article 370 abrogation: Shah
Speaking at an event organised by Republic channel, Shah said it took 70 years to abrogate the provisions and Prime Minister Narendra Modi resolved to do it.
Bangladesh, Nepal ahead of India as growth in South Asia slows down: World Bank report
In India, growth is projected to fall to 6.0 this fiscal, while in Bangladesh, real GDP is estimated at 8.1 %.
World Bank pegs India’s growth for FY20 at 5%
The World Bank on Wednesday cut India’s growth for financial year 2020 to 5% from 6% estimated earlier.
Banks may ask you for your religion details
Banks may introduce a new column in KYC forms for depositors & clients to mention their religion.
Mahindra Finance inks JV deal to acquire over 58% in Sri Lanka's Ideal Finance for LKR 2 billion
With this JV, Mahindra Finance aims to replicate its business model in Sri Lanka.
India commands the top score on the Women, Business and Law Index 2020 in South Asia
India overtook Maldives to command the highest WBL score in the South Asian region in 2020. The World Bank study mentions the measure taken by the state of Maharashtra to eliminate restrictions on women’s ability to work in jobs deemed dangerous.
L&T wins water supply project contract in Sri Lanka
As per the company's project classification, the award value falls in the range of Rs 1,000 crore to Rs 2,500 crore.
Online is 1.6% of retail sales in India: World Bank
World Bank says trade within South Asia is low, Indian cos cite regulatory issues as hurdle for ecommerce.
Sri Lanka opens new railway line built with China's assistance
The 26.75-km long Matara-Beliatta railway extension is the first to be constructed in Sri Lanka since 1948.
India, Morocco prevent further terror strikes in Sri Lanka
Additional information was provided by Morocco to Sri Lanka that helped to preempt other terror attacks that ISIS was planning to orchestrate, according to persons familiar with the developments.
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