BRIEF-Red Star Macalline receives governmental approval for quasi- REITs programme
* Refers to announcements in relation to future collaboration between company and fund regarding quasi-REITS programme
April 27 Summit Financial Group Inc
* Summit Financial Group reports first quarter 2017 results
* Q1 loss per share $0.15
* Summit Financial Group Inc says for Q1 of 2017, net interest income was $13.6 million, an increase of 15.7 percent from $11.8 million reported in prior-year Q1 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
COLOMBO, June 29 Sri Lankan stocks edged higher on Thursday led by shares of diversified companies as foreign buying continued, while concerns over a proposed tax bill weighed on overall investor sentiment.