Microsoft offers wide range of cloud services from UK datacentres

By Reuters Published: 02:01 EST, 7 September 2016 | Updated: 02:01 EST, 7 September 2016 By Eric Auchard LONDON, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp is introducing a complete set of cloud services from data centres in Britain, its second biggest market for cloud-based software after the United States, as demand for data localisation spreads …

Sri Lankan rupee steady as dollar sales offset importer demand

COLOMBO, Sept 7 The Sri Lankan rupee traded steady on Wednesday as dollar sales by exporters and banks to convert inward remittances offset the demand from importers for the greenback, dealers said. The spot rupee was flat at 145.43/45 per dollar at 0535 GMT, compared with Tuesday’s close of 145.43/48. One-week rupee forwards were at …