Constituents of 29-party National Democratic Alliance (NDA) on Tuesday chose Narendra Modi as their leader hailing him as “strong” personality with “extraordinary capabilities” under whom the country will prosper and attain a major stature in the world.
Replying to a question asked by Hudson Samarasinghe, SLBC Chairman on Monday (19) Dr. Subramanium Swamy,(former Minister and Member of BJP-India) representing BJP reiterated that the newly elected BJP government is keen to have close relationship with Sri Lanka.
Macksons Properties (Pvt) Ltd the newest business venture of Macksons Holdings entered into an agreement with the BOI Sri Lanka recently for the development of a 100 room luxury service apartment project in the heart of Colombo 3. This agreement was signed by the Chairman of the BOI, Dr. Lakshman Jayaweera and the Deputy Chairman of Macksons Properties, Milfer Makeen in the presence of the Minister of Investment Promotions, Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena, the Deputy Minister Faiszer Musthapha, the Managing Director of Macksons Properties, Mizver Makeen and the Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Ranga Goonawardena.
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) has raked in a 984m profit before tax as shown in its Group and Company financial results for the 1st quarter 2014. The group comprises of holding Company SLT and 7 subsidiaries including its mobile arm Mobitel (Pvt) Ltd.