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Retailers join calls to restrict harmful tuna fishing methods 11 Mar 2021

Retailers have joined a pressure group calling for the restriction of a controversial fishing practise that reportedly threatens yellowfin tuna stocks.

Nestle invests in another Sri Lanka facility 17 Jan 2017

Nestle is investing in the construction of a dairy and coconut production facility in Pannala, Sri Lanka. 

Nestle opens Sri Lanka dairy facility  8 Nov 2016

Nestle has marked what it described as a "milestone" in the development of its dairy business in Sri Lanka with the opening of a new facility in Jaffna, expanding its reach in the north of the country.

Fonterra funds Sri Lanka dairy research project  5 Jul 2016

A joint research project to help dairy farmers has been launched by Sri Lanka's University of Peradeniya's Faculty of Agriculture, Fonterra Brands and the Coconut Research Institute (CRI). 

Indian investment firm Aavishkaar invests in Sri Lanka's Ma's Foods 11 Apr 2016

India-based investment firm Aavishkaar has announced its first investment in Sri Lanka with Ma's Foods.

Sri Lanka lifts Fonterra suspension 14 Oct 2014

Sri Lanka has removed the suspension it placed on the sale of batches of Fonterra milk powder after a health scare.

Sri Lanka suspends sale of Fonterra products after complaints 6 Oct 2014

Sri Lanka has suspended the sale of three batches of Fonterra's Anchor milk powder after complaints from customers.

SRI LANKA: New Zealand, Fonterra to help build Sri Lankan dairy 2 Sep 2013

New Zealand and Sri Lanka have agreed to develop the Asian country's dairy sector in an attempt to build bridges after a safety row involving Fonterra milk powder.

SRI LANKA: Fonterra suspends Sri Lanka operations 23 Aug 2013

New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra said it remains "committed" to Sri Lanka, despite initiating a temporary suspension on operations in the country.

SRI LANKA: Fonterra rejects contempt of court claims 22 Aug 2013

Fonterra today (22 August) "refuted" claims it has not complied with a ban on selling and advertising products in Sri Lanka.

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Fonterra using farm know-how to grow in Sri Lanka 19 Feb 2016

New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra hopes to use the know-how of its farmer owners in order to scale up in emerging dairy markets such as Sri Lanka.