Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Cargills Bank, the 23rd commercial bank in Sri Lanka launched
Tue, Jul 1, 2014, 12:27 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

June 30, Colombo: Cargills Bank of Sri Lanka was launched today as the 23rd licensed commercial bank in Sri Lanka.

Governor of the Sri Lanka Central Bank, Ajith Nivard Cabraal was the Chief Guest at the launching ceremony and the Guest of Honor was Secretary of Defence and Urban Development, Gotabhaya Rajapaksa.

Cargills (Ceylon) PLC, its parent company CT Holdings PLC and other partners have infused a total capital of Rs. 5 Billion for Cargills Bank.

The Chairman of Cargills Bank Limited Louis Page said at the launching that the bank inspired to build a culture of commercial banking that would facilitate progress and deliver wealth across various social and income groups.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
UNP and UPFA decide to jointly establish power in Galle MC
-- [1 minutes ago]
Footsteps to Freedom II: Walking hand in hand towards better mental health in Sri Lanka
-- [40 minutes ago]
President orders immediate halt to construction projects, land filling in Muthurajawela sanctuary
-- [1 hour and 3 minutes ago]
UK expresses disappointment and concern on Sri Lanka's slow progress in democratic reforms and human rights
-- [1 hour and 27 minutes ago]
Sri Lankan President leaves for Pakistan to attend Republic Day celebrations
-- [1 hour and 46 minutes ago]
U.S. Embassy and Matara Chamber of Commerce launch American Innovation Hub
-- [7 hours ago]
Court grants permission to former deputy minister Sarath Kumara Gunaratne to travel abroad
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka, Pakistan to sign MoU on bilateral cooperation in foreign affairs during President's visit
-- [8 hours ago]
Government decides to provide fertilizer to farmers instead of vouchers
-- [8 hours ago]
CSE to host Global Reporting Initiative workshop on Sustainability Reporting and CSR

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.