Tech Information Solutions opens branch in Negombo

Published : 12:12 am  February 2, 2012  |  Category: IT / Telecom  |  Leave a Comment  |  953 views  |  

TECH Information Solutions Pte Ltd., an IT solutions provider in Sri Lanka offering computers, notebooks and all other IT accessories at competitive prices, recently opened its latest showroom in Negombo.  Read More →

Another win for WSO2

Published : 12:11 am  February 2, 2012  |  Category: IT / Telecom  |  Leave a Comment  |  889 views  |  

Leading software development outsourcer uses WSO2 ESB and WSO2 BAM to deliver mobile transportation APIs New case study on GodelTech highlights role of WSO2 middleware in integrating and expanding mobile services for a major Euro Zone municipal transportation services agency  Read More →

HSBC Visa Signature – a class above the rest

Published : 12:04 am  February 2, 2012  |  Category: FT Click  |  Leave a Comment  |  1,286 views  |  
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HSBC Sri Lanka and Maldives CEO Nick Nicolaou announced the launch of HSBC Visa Signature at a cocktail held at the Park Street Mews recently. The HSBC Visa Signature is an exclusive card that denotes a class above with superior travel and many lifestyle benefits. The newly-introduced credit card purely focuses on providing the most discerning travel needs to its elite circle of cardholders with enticing and exclusive travel, dining and lodging privileges, offered both locally and globally.  Read More →

Lara better than Tendulkar and Ponting, says Ian Chappell

Published : 12:01 am  February 2, 2012  |  Category: Sports  |  Leave a Comment  |  982 views  |  
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Calcutta (The Telegraph): Former Australia captain Ian Chappell feels Brian Lara’s ability to score big runs quickly without putting his wicket at risk makes him a “superior” batsman than Sachin Tendulkar and Ricky Ponting.  Read More →

The Sri Lankan Banking Sector Special Report

Published : 12:01 am  February 2, 2012  |  Category: Other Sectors  |  Leave a Comment  |  2,831 views  |  

On 4 October 2011, Fitch upgraded Sri Lanka’s Long-Term Local- and Foreign-Currency IDRs to ‘BB−’ from ‘B+’ with a Stable Outlook in July 2011 (see Fitch Upgrades Sri Lanka to ‘BB−’ Outlook Stable). The agency also upgraded the Country Ceiling that captures the transfer and convertibility risk to ‘BB−’ from ‘B+’. The upgrade reflected the stabilisation and recovery of the economy under the IMF programme and increased efforts to address the chronic budget deficit position.  Read More →

Training for female bodyguards in China

Published : 12:01 am  February 2, 2012  |  Category: HR  |  3 Comments  |  1,015 views  |  
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Trainees dressed in swimsuits run through waves under the direction of a trainer from Tianjiao Special Guard/Security Consultant Ltd. Co. during a training session in Sanya, Hainan Province recently.  Read More →

SriLankan ‘Wings’ for cadet pilots

Published : 12:00 am  February 2, 2012  |  Category: HR  |  Leave a Comment  |  1,457 views  |  

SriLankan Airlines latest batch of cadet pilots were awarded their ‘Wings’ when they passed out as Junior First Officers at a recently held ceremony in Katunayake.    Read More →

Mövenpick signs first hotel in Indonesia

Published : 12:00 am  February 2, 2012  |  Category: Travel / Tourism  |  Leave a Comment  |  514 views  |  

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is to open its first hotel in Indonesia overlooking the popular bay of Jimbaran in the south of Bali.  Read More →

Limited edition 2012 jewellery collection from LEAP by Mihiri

Published : 12:00 am  February 2, 2012  |  Category: Lifestyle  |  Leave a Comment  |  1,392 views  |  
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When LEAP was launched in 2011, Colombo was captivated by its uniqueness that blurred the line between jewellery and art. Less than a year later, designer Mihiri Devendra has launched the second major collection by LEAP.  Read More →

What then are crises?

Published : 12:00 am  February 2, 2012  |  Category: Renton de Alwis  |  Leave a Comment  |  1,732 views  |  
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We often hear the word ‘crisis’ mentioned in discussion, speeches, orations, in poetry, fiction, articles, cartoons, within corporate board rooms, on strategic plan presentations, broadcasts, narrowcasts, etc.  Read More →

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