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Fitch affirms Sri Lanka’s Abans at BBB+(lka); outlook stable

2017-09-26 lankabusinessonline
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Sri Lanka-based retailer Abans PLC’s (Abans) National Long-Term Rating at ‘BBB+(lka)’ with a Stable outlook. Fitch has also withdrawn the expected rating assigned to Abans’ proposed senior unsecured debentures as the debt issuance is no longer expected to convert to final ratings in the near future. A full list of rating actions is at the end of this commentary.

 
TVS ties up with Abans Auto to launch 3-wheeler in Sri Lanka

2017-06-28 thehindubusinessline
Chennai-based TVS Motor Company today announced a partnership with Abans Auto, a leading distributor in Sri Lanka, to launch its 200 cc passenger three-wheeler TVS King in the island nation.

 
TVS ties up with Abans Auto to launch 3-wheeler in Sri Lanka

2017-06-28 moneycontrol
Chennai-based TVS Motor Company today announced a partnership with Abans Auto, a leading distributor in Sri Lanka, to launch its 200 cc passenger three-wheeler TVS King in the island nation.

 
Sri Lanka’s Abans Finance to raise capital with Rs277mn rights issue

2016-12-28 lankabusinessonline
Dec 28, 2016 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s finance sector player, Abans Finance, is to raise 277.34 million rupees by way of a rights issue, the company said in a stock exchange filing.

 
Fitch assigns Abans’s proposed debenture BBB+(lka)(EXP)

2016-10-21 lankabusinessonline
Fitch Ratings has assigned Abans PLC’s (Abans; BBB+(lka)/Stable) proposed senior unsecured debenture issue of up to LKR1.5bn a National Long-Term Rating of ‘BBB+(lka)(EXP)’.

 
Abans engages MTI for competitive edge in HRM

2016-08-29 bizenglish.adaderana.lk
The Abans Group, operating across multiple sectors in Sri Lanka, has concluded another advisory assignment with MTI Consulting, this time focusing on Human Resource and Talent Optimization. The Abans Group is also one of the Investment Pledgers and Sponsors of MTI’s ‘idea2fund’ which is also proving to be a source of entrepreneurial talent for the highly diversified and fast growing group.

 
Abans Finance to raise Rs277mn through private placement

2016-06-27 lankabusinessonline
June 27, 2016 (LBO) – The directors of Abans Finance has decided to raise 277 million rupees for the company by way of a private placement of ordinary voting shares.

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