As disposable incomes rise, the listed firm is investing in a new ice cream factory, adding capacity to a bottling plant and expanding its supermarket chain
For three decades, Dilmah was the poster boy for Ceylon Tea. Today, the company faces a litany of problems, from declining retailermargins, threats from commodity brands and a looming possibility of blended Ceylon tea in the market. The question is, what is Dilmah going to do?
Under planned ‘flexible inflation targeting’, Sri Lanka is supposed to target an inflation index, intervene to prevent speculation in forex markets and target a real effective exchange rate index