Schengen Visa Applications

Schengen Visa is most important for business travellers and visitors. There are 26 European countries listed as the Schengen Area. There are several European Embassies and consulate offices in Colombo Sri Lanka. But most of them are outsourcing the visa process to VSF. The following countries together form the Schengen area: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, […]

China Visit visa Sri Lanka

China Visit Visa China is the biggest trading partner of Sri Lanka in the Asian region. Sri lanka imports electronics, textile fabrics, foodstuffs and machinery and transportation equipment and Major export products to China from Sri Lanka include raw mattress fibber, black tea, raw mixed fibber (twisted with coconut coir), Apparel, Seafoods and Tobacco. The […]

Way of Opening a Bank Account for Foreign Investors in SriLanka

Foreign Investors are able to open several accounts with licensed commercial banks to facilitate investments into Sri Lanka. Type of Bank Accounts Special Foreign Investment Deposit Accounts (SFIDA) Securities Investment Account (SIA) Inward Investment Account  (IIA) Rupee Accounts for Non-Resident Sri Lankan Investment (RANSI) 1.Special Foreign Investment Deposit Accounts  SFIDA Eligible Investors Citizens of foreign […]

ETF Registration In Srilanka

The ETF (Employee Trust Fund) does not have a separate registration procedure for making contributions. ETF contributions should also be made through the EPF registration number. Providing employees with membership numbers is the sole responsibility of the employer. An employee is entitled to ETF from the first day of his/her employment irrespective of whether he/she […]