Business

CICT attracts first new service to Colombo from Ocean Alliance

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:11

Representatives of the Sri Lanka Ports Authority, CICT and CMA CGM Lanka at the traditional plaque exchange ceremony on board the CMA CGM Nabucco ...


Korea Importers’ Association and Sri Lanka Embassy to boost bilateral ties

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:10

  The Korea Importers’ Association (KOIMA) with the support of the Sri Lanka Embassy in the Republic of Korea launche...


Nalin Silva elected 14th President of ISMM

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:10

  The Council of Management of the Institute of Supply and Materials Management at its AGM held at the O.P.A. Auditorium last...


Customer sues motor vehicle agent demanding damages for defects

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:09

By S.S. Selvanayagam The Commercial High Court has issued summons on Diesel and Motor Engineering Plc (DIMO), a well-known motor vehicle agent in...


Govt. embarks on drafting IP rights linked to traditional knowledge and cultural expression

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:08

     Reiterates commitment to optimise 10-Point Action Plan of WIPO Minister Bathiudeen says SL will a...


Pathfinder Foundation to conduct conference on enhancing Indo-Lanka connectivity

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:07

The Centre for Indo-Lanka Initiatives of The Pathfinder Foundation, Carnegie India together with Vivekananda International Foundation (India) will ...


Australian temporary skilled migration reforms

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:06

Migration is vital to Australia’s economic growth and prosperity. Ongoing success in migration management requires constant recalibration to ...


Brandix ranked Sri Lanka’s most valuable export brand for 3rd successive year

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:00

  Brandix has been ranked Sri Lanka’s most valuable export brand for the third consecutive year in the just-released 20...


Hirdaramani tops JASTECA awards list for 2nd year running

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:00

  Hirdaramani repeated its sterling performance at the JASTECA Awards held recently, topping the awards list for the second c...


Ravi K highlights potential for increased Sri Lanka-US bilateral trade

/ Monday, 24 April 2017 00:30

Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanayake speaking at the US Chamber of Commerce, highlighted prospects for increasing bilateral trade and US ...


Indian builders plan to import cement from Sri Lanka, China

/ Monday, 24 April 2017 00:28

Builders associations JAC office-bearers during a media conference in Vijayawada on Saturday By Express News Service Vijayawada:...


Litro Gas donates diving equipment and modern ‘Surface-Supplied System’ to Sri Lanka Navy

/ Saturday, 22 April 2017 00:15

Litro Gas Lanka Director – Sales and Marketing/Corporate Affairs Chaminda Ediriwickrama, Commander of the Navy – Vice Admiral...


Visitors flock to Seylan Lifestyle Fair 2017 ahead of season

/ Saturday, 22 April 2017 00:14

  Thousands of shoppers thronged at Seylan Lifestyle Fair at BMICH ahead of the Sinhala-Tamil New Year festivities. The fair ...


SriLankan Airlines further enhances service excellence for passengers of all airlines at BIA

/ Saturday, 22 April 2017 00:13

SriLankan Airlines further enhanced its customer service capabilities with more specialised training for its airport service staff at the Bandarana...


Ceylon Agro Industries celebrates Sinhala and Tamil New Year

/ Saturday, 22 April 2017 00:13

  Ceylon Agro Industries Ltd. together with the Friendly Hands Club, Ethimale, celebrated the Sinhala and Tamil New Year with...


BOX-UP celebrates 1,000th customer with a one day pop up shop at the Sooriya Village today

/ Saturday, 22 April 2017 00:12

BOX-UP, a personal shopping service which makes quality products from any store in Australia accessible to Sri Lankan residents, is celebrating its...


Wellard to ship Australian and NZ dairy heifers to Sri Lanka

/ Saturday, 22 April 2017 00:12

WEST Australian cattle exporter Wellard will soon be looking for dairy heifers from Australia to fill contracts it has in Sri Lanka. The company ...


Sri Lanka calls for more investment from Vietnam

/ Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

HÀ NỘI: Vietnamese firms will have abundant investment opportunities in Sri Lanka as the two countries want to improve bilateral trade tie...


Sri Lanka gems at Jakarta International Jewellery Fair 2017

/ Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

Sri Lanka is for the first time participating at the Jakarta International Jewellery Fair from 20 to 23 April at the Jakarta Convention Center (JCC...


Dankotuwa Porcelain wins bronze at European Product Design Awards 2017

/ Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

  The only Sri Lankan porcelain manufacturer to receive this prestigious accolade  Winners announced at the Eur...


Today's Columnists

Ice Men – 2

25 April 2017

In 1969, Colombo Cold Stores, the popular supplier of dairy and other food items, marked its diamond jubilee by bringing out a short souvenir book titled ‘Ceylon in our Times 1894-1969’. While reporting various social/political/persona...


PR disasters: United Airlines to Meethotamulla 

25 April 2017

  In a world that is going through economic and political turmoil fuelled by inconsistent decisions coming from US President Donald Trump, we in the business world have no option but to hone our skill in mastering the art of ...


Diving into the concerns of high cost of living

25 April 2017

    Advertisements were seen in super markets during the New Year festivals, offering discounts for rice though there were concerns about the escalation of rice prices a few months ago, that led the government to impose a...


Can Meethotamulla garbage mountain direct Sri Lanka towards a green country?

25 April 2017

The collapse of the Meethotamulla garbage mountain killed unsuspecting poor and also shocked the politicians who refused to take action for decades – Pix by Shehan Gunasekara   For many families living near the ...


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