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As the APB year 2016/17 is coming to an end, there are few more important events which are lined up during the coming weeks. A snapshot of these events is as follows:
The interbank talent show, Banku Ridma 2017 will be held on Saturday 18 February at the Bishop’s College Auditorium commencing 6:30 p.m.
The ceremony to felicitate Ravi Dias, Chairman of Seylan Bank PLC, and Nanda Fernando, Managing Director of Sampath Bank PLC, for their distinguished achievements will be held in the evening on Monday 27 February at the Cinnamon Lakeside Hotel.
The APB Members Day will be held on Friday 3 March at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute commencing 6:30 p.m.
The 15th Annual K. Sivagananathan Memorial Oration and Awards Ceremony which is being jointly organised by the K. Sivagananathan Memorial Trust and APB will be held on Tuesday 14 March at the BOC Head Office Auditorium. This year, Chief Guest Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy, Governor of CBSL, will deliver the Memorial Oration.
The 28th Annual General Meeting of APB will be held on Wednesday 15 March at the HNB Towers [Level 22 – Conference Room], T.B. Jayah Mawatha, Colombo 10, commencing 6:30 p.m.
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