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Sri Lanka president refuses Government plans to allow women to buy alcohol - report 16 Jan 2018

The president of Sri Lanka has rejected the Government's attempt to scrap a law in the country that prevents women from buying alcohol.


Sri Lanka to lift ban on women buying alcohol  11 Jan 2018

The Sri Lankan government has announced plans to scrap a 63-year-old law preventing women from purchasing alcohol in the country.


Name change brings Heineken's Sri Lankan subsidiary under company banner 20 Feb 2017

Heineken's Sri Lanka business unit has changed its name to Heineken Lanka.


SRI LANKA: Cargills agrees deal to distribute Foster's 5 Mar 2013

Cargills (Ceylon) has agreed a deal with Carlton United Brewers (CUB) to brew and distribute Foster's in Sri Lanka.


SRI LANKA: Drinks firms form Sri Lanka's first industry association 21 Aug 2012

Leading drinks companies in Sri Lanka have teamed up to form the country's first industry association.


SRI LANKA: John Keells launches Elephant House 'Kik Cola' - report 9 Dec 2010

Elephant House, a subsidiary of John Keells Holdings, has extended its soft drinks portfolio with the addition of a new cola beverage for the Sri Lankan market, according to local reports.