Views - 4 Saturday, 23 September 2017 00:06
Seeking to cultivate the savings habit in young Sri Lankans, Hatton National Bank rewarded 274 selected winners of the HNB Singithi Depositors competition together with their parents for a special educational tour around a series of landmark location
Views - 4 Saturday, 23 September 2017 00:05
Workplace solutions leader Metropolitan Holdings Ltd. partnered as the Gold Sponsor for Office 2017, an exclusive exhibition showcasing the complete workplace solutions to be held in September.
Views - 6 Saturday, 23 September 2017 00:04
In recognition of the dedicated service of uplifting the knowledge of English among the youth in Sri Lanka British Way English Academy was awarded at the recently concluded MASSCO Business Excellency Awards 2017 held at Hotel Ramada. Here British Way
Views - 3 Saturday, 23 September 2017 00:04
GB Coatings Ltd., one of the leading companies who manufacture interior and exterior paints and related products won the Bronze Award in National Level Manufacturing Sector – Medium Category at Achiever Awards Ceremony 2017 organised by the Ceylon
Views - 3 Saturday, 23 September 2017 00:03
The National Mobile Service Provider, Mobitel is the Official Mobile Partner for ‘Cinnamon Future of Tourism Summit 2017’ to be held on 26 September, hosted by Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts. The summit is expected to attract 400 participants from the
Views - 5 Saturday, 23 September 2017 00:03
The National Mobile Service Provider Mobitel, has partnered with Fairfirst Insurance to offer customers an innovative micro-insurance cover that provides customers financial assistance when the insured is confined to bed due to physical disablement o
Views - 2 Saturday, 23 September 2017 00:01
The Government moved the Sri Lanka Sustainable Development Bill on Thursday in Parliament to provide for the development and implementation of a national policy and strategy for sustainable development of the country and for the establishment of a Su
Views - 19 Friday, 22 September 2017 00:00
SriLankan Catering Ltd. (SLC), a fully-owned subsidiary of National Carrier SriLankan Airlines, was named the winner of yet another Presidential Export Award, the third such award in recent years, as recognition for its steadfast commitment to suppor
Views - 12 Friday, 22 September 2017 00:00
Chartered Institute of Management Accountant (CIMA) President David Stanford paid a courtesy call on Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala Samaraweera yesterday at the Treasury.
Views - 17 Friday, 22 September 2017 00:00
The construction of the maiden fish breeding centre in Sri Lanka commenced recently at Sevanapitiya in Polonnaruwa.
Views - 12 Friday, 22 September 2017 00:00
Regional Consultations as part of the design of Sri Lanka’s National Export Strategy (NES) took place in Galle on 22 September.
Views - 20 Friday, 22 September 2017 00:00
Regional Consultations as part of the design of Sri Lanka’s National Export Strategy (NES) took place in Kandy on 18 September.
Views - 41 Thursday, 21 September 2017 00:00
The Chairman of Sri Lanka’s premier printing and packing company, Printcare, opines that the local industry must make better use of its competitive advantages to take on global markets, whilst the Government must work harder to improve business inf
Views - 75 Thursday, 21 September 2017 00:00
The Sri Lankan polythene industry, which was under threat after the implementation of several bans, will gain a lifeline with New Nawaloka Trading Company’s newest product Oxo-Biodegradable (OBD) additives, an ingredient which causes plastics to de
Views - 29 Thursday, 21 September 2017 00:00
20th Century Fox, together with the British High Commission and Skyline Entertainment Ltd., celebrated Britain’s creative industries during a reception to launch the film ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’.
Views - 46 Wednesday, 20 September 2017 00:00
Sri Lanka has begun boosting its world class porcelain, glass and red-clay industry segments with a host of new initiatives – and has also realised that the red-clay sector that is now surging as a result of next year’s Asbestos ban, packs consid
Views - 37 Wednesday, 20 September 2017 00:00
Minister Ports and Shipping Mahinda Samarasinghe and Sri Lanka Ports Authority Chairman Dr. Parakrama Dissanayake paid a courtesy visit to the Head Office of Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A (MSC), based in Geneva, Switzerland.
Views - 8 Wednesday, 20 September 2017 00:00
‘Best Corporate Citizen Sustainability Award 2017’ will take into consideration the sustainable work done by local firms in line with the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals, when evaluating applications forwarded by companies for this year’s c
Views - 37 Tuesday, 19 September 2017 00:19
A 12-member delegation initiated by the Sri Lanka Export Development Board (SLEDB) visited Viet Nam from 4 to 6 September comprising representatives from Global Market – Tos Lanka Co. Ltd., Lanka Harness Co. Ltd., Noratel International Ltd., Hitech
Views - 7 Tuesday, 19 September 2017 00:17
Indonesian Ambassador to Sri Lanka Gusti Ngurah Ardiyasa will be the special guest speaker on ‘Bilateral Trade between Sri Lanka and Indonesia’ on September at the National Chamber of Commerce from 3.00 p.m. to 4.30 p.m. at No. 450 D.R. Wijewarde
Views - 26 Tuesday, 19 September 2017 00:00
To mark its silver jubilee, the Sri Lanka Indonesia Friendship Society will hold a Charity Bazaar in partnership with the Embassy of Indonesia on Saturday 30 September at the Embassy premises at 400/50, Sarana Road, Off Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 7
Views - 236 Tuesday, 19 September 2017 00:00
One of Sri Lanka’s Top 50 business women of World Banks (IFC)/WIM award winners Gowri Rajan has been invited by Rotary Indian (District 3212) as the Chief Guest to address the youth of India in the world of Rotary.
Views - 52 Tuesday, 19 September 2017 00:00
Chief Bakamuna/CEO Rochelle Bibile presented a design talk at AOD’s Design Sense on 10 September at the AOD International Design Campus.
Views - 18 Tuesday, 19 September 2017 00:00
Teejay Lanka PLC, the region’s largest multinational textile manufacturer, was honoured at the recently concluded CNCI Achiever Awards 2017, the prestigious ceremony organised by the Ceylon National Chamber of Industries. The company established i
Views - 62 Monday, 18 September 2017 00:50
Transportation has always played an important role in the prosperity of a nation. As Sri Lanka takes its first steps onto the world stage with a focus on ambitious economic goals, a solid transportation infrastructure will continue to be key.
Views - 35 Monday, 18 September 2017 00:49
The Brandix Group has topped Sri Lanka’s ranking of exporters for the fifth consecutive year in 2016 to be declared the country’s Exporter of the Year by the Export Development Board (EDB) at a ceremony presided over by President Maithripala Siri
Views - 1025 Monday, 18 September 2017 00:00
The Monetary Board at a meeting held on 31 August 2017 has promoted K.M.A.N. Daulagala, S. Gunaratne, N.W.G.R.D. Nanayakkara, T.M.J.Y.P. Fernando, J.P.R. Karunaratne and K. Gunatilake, six Staff Class Grade IV officers, to the post of Assistant Gover
Views - 10 Saturday, 16 September 2017 00:01
A program for introducing employment opportunities available in the investment zones of the BOI and companies registered in those zones, to unemployed youth, will be conducted on Saturday 16 September commencing at 10 a.m., at the Galagedara Primary
Views - 26 Saturday, 16 September 2017 00:00
Uber, the world’s largest on-demand ride sharing company, today announced the integration of emergency helpline numbers in the rider app.
Views - 21 Saturday, 16 September 2017 00:00
CEMS-Global USA’s three comprehensive international exhibitions focused to the entire textile and garment sector of Sri Lanka in names of 9th Colombo International Yarn and Fabric Show and Sri Lanka International Airfreight and Shipping Logistics E
Saturday, 23 September 2017
With improvement of ties with Bangladesh after the standoff over the 1971 war crimes trials, and with the strengthening of relations with Pakistan, an economically resurgent and politically ambitious Turkey may become a factor in South Asian affairs
Friday, 22 September 2017
Today the only corpses in sight are those lining the bullpen – critics and social commentators who have fallen asleep at their desks, lulled by a democracy that offers peace but pre-empts justice. Oscar Wilde,
Friday, 22 September 2017
The past three years have been the hottest in recorded history and 2017 is already projected to be hotter than 2016! The cause for this heating up of the planet is clearly due to the excessive burning of fossil fuels.
Friday, 22 September 2017
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe speaking at the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) Annual Committee held in Colombo said for Sri Lanka to promote exports and investment, the Government will soon introduce several laws in
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