Views - 56 Thursday, 12 July 2018 00:01
Ogabo Global Parfumerie Ltd., one of the first companies in Sri Lanka manufacturing premium quality, designer perfumes with French fragrances and Bellose Lanka Ltd., a leading Sri Lankan professional cosmetics manufacturing company specialising in ha
Views - 27 Thursday, 12 July 2018 00:00
Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, partners the Women’s Chamber of Industry and Commerce (WCIC) to power the 10th installation of the ‘Women Entrepreneur of the Year’. WCIC is a non-profit organisation instrumental
Views - 350 Thursday, 12 July 2018 00:00
Bakamuna, a mixed media lifestyle design brand, enabled by MTI’s idea2fund has successfully completed a nine-day run of its pop-up at The Hilton Colombo. The brand’s first ever pop-up, a repurposed bullock cart that carried a range of lifestyle p
Views - 37 Thursday, 12 July 2018 00:00
In a unique and inspired way to bond with its overseas customers, Lankatiles, the pioneer in wall and floor tile manufacturing in Sri Lanka, organised a Himalayan trek to the Everest Base Camp at 5365 metres. The Managing Director and the Group Busi
Views - 36 Thursday, 12 July 2018 00:00
Craighead Estate, Udahentenna, achieved an all-time record price of Rs. 1300 per kg for an OP1 grade in the Western Medium category, at the weekly tea auctions held on 10 July. This line of teas was purchased by M/s. St Clair Teas Ltd and marketed by
Views - 241 Thursday, 12 July 2018 00:00
At the Colombo tea auction held on 10-11 July, two invoices from Falcon Tea Factory, under the selling mark of New Falcon Lanka, achieved the unusual distinction of selling two grades of PEKOE and PEKOE1 at a new record price. Both invoices were sold
Views - 54 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00
IFAC President Rachel Grimes recently urged the Government to employ the youth, more so the Millennials, as they challenge the way we think.
Views - 64 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00
Women in Sri Lanka constitute approximately 57% of the total population of a little over 21 million. However, out of the
Views - 63 Tuesday, 10 July 2018 00:11
Sri Lanka soft-launched an international support call for its export-led industrialisation initiative on 5 July. “The Ministry of Industry and Commerce is in the process of developing relevant policies conducive for export led industrialisation, as
Views - 109 Tuesday, 10 July 2018 00:08
During a panel discussion at the Saman Kelegama Memorial Conference, State Minister of National Policies and Economic Affairs Dr. Harsha De Silva denounced protectionist policies, noting the importance of diversifying Sri Lanka’s export basket. He
Views - 52 Tuesday, 10 July 2018 00:08
Zhenqian Huang, Associate Economic Affairs Officer at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific (UN ESCAP), addressed a LKI Foreign Policy Round Table on 3 July. Following the launch of UN ESCAP’s flagship annual public
Views - 614 Tuesday, 10 July 2018 00:05
A one-time trial attorney from The Hague’s International Criminal Tribunal (ICC) has been appointed to the helm of Sri Lankan consumer affairs. “I thank the Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen for appointing me. I pledge to disch
Views - 68 Tuesday, 10 July 2018 00:00
Admiral Colombage presented the Ambassador with the outcome report of a recently concluded International Conference on ‘Trincomalee Consultations 2018: Secure and Safe Bay of Bengal for Common Development and Prosperity’, which was sponsored by t
Views - 209 Monday, 9 July 2018 00:30
One of Germany’s foremost global manufacturersin the field of electrical and building installation technology – OBO Bettermann Holding GmbH & Co. KG, recently held its OBO Night Annual Event for its customers in Sri Lanka.
Views - 72 Monday, 9 July 2018 00:00
The history of Sri Lanka’s gem and jewellery industry goes back thousands of years. Over the centuries the country has gained for itself a standing as one of the most popular sources of gemstones and jewellery of the best quality.
Views - 177 Monday, 9 July 2018 00:00
Through a comprehensive order dated 22 June, the Commercial High Court issued an interim injunction against two ex-employees of Diesel and Motor Engineering Plc (DIMO) namely Chathura Milinda Wickramasinghe and Buddika Malinda Kurukulasooriya, prohib
Views - 96 Monday, 9 July 2018 00:00
Colombo District Court issued an injunction against New Olympia Theatres preventing them from conducting any business activities at its premises.
Views - 119 Monday, 9 July 2018 00:00
Colombo District Court issued an enjoining order operative till 18 July against Laughs Holdings Ltd., restraining it, Laugfs Super Markets Ltd. and Laugfs Engeneering Ltd. preventing from any construction work of the new building at the site of the S
Views - 737 Monday, 9 July 2018 00:00
GRI, a leading producer of specialty tyres in Sri Lanka, with offices in six countries and sales in over 50 countries, has appointed Dr. Mahesha Ranasoma as the CEO to take the Company to its next level of success.
Views - 243 Monday, 9 July 2018 00:00
Diesel and Motor Engineering swept the overall championship at the fourth consecutive CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards 2018 while bagging several other awards held on 5 July at Cinnamon Lakeside.
Views - 44 Saturday, 7 July 2018 02:11
Following Expert Committee recommendations to produce Single Super Phosphate (SSP) as a substitute for imported Triple Super Phosphate (TSP) utilising the Eppawala phosphate deposit, the Government is aiming to set up a plant....
Views - 24 Saturday, 7 July 2018 02:09
Globally, we are witnessing a steady rise in the pace of digital transformation with enterprises leading the charge. Gartner Inc. projects worldwide IT spending to a total $ 3.7 trillion in 2018, and notes that enterprise software continues to....
Views - 31 Saturday, 7 July 2018 02:09
Assetline Leasing Company Ltd. (ALCL) celebrated its 15th anniversary on 5 June at all its branches across the country. A special event was held at its corporate head office in Battaramulla.
Views - 75 Saturday, 7 July 2018 02:07
The country’s pioneer online procurement service provider Omentra.com, kicked off their first event of their innovative and interesting talk show series titled ‘58 Minutes With’; a sold-out event at the Royal College Skills Center in Colombo.
Views - 22 Saturday, 7 July 2018 02:02
NDB partnered with Sri Lanka’s premier lifestyle exhibition Home & You Lifestyle Fair 2018 as the Official Banking Partner. The mega lifestyle exhibition is all set to bring everything you need to create the perfect surrounding at the place you liv
Views - 101 Friday, 6 July 2018 00:00
Diversified Sri Lankan conglomerate Sunshine Holdings PLC announced that its shareholders unanimously approved
Views - 520 Friday, 6 July 2018 00:00
Creating history and disrupting corporate decision-making culture in Sri Lanka, Vallibel One Plc yesterday announced
Views - 173 Friday, 6 July 2018 00:00
Singer Sri Lanka announced the appointment of Mahesh Wijewardena as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) with effect from 1 July.
Views - 76 Friday, 6 July 2018 00:00
Ath Pavura, the first-ever TV reality show for social entrepreneurs and for impact investors pioneered by Lanka Impact
Views - 395 Friday, 6 July 2018 00:00
The Sri Lanka Institute of Nanotechnology (SLINTEC) signed a research commercialisation agreement with British Cosmetics Ltd.
Thursday, 19 July 2018
The year 2018 marks the 40th anniversary of China’s reform and opening-up and also the 17th anniversary of China’ accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO). In 2001, China acceded to the WTO, which marked a new historic stage of reform and
Thursday, 19 July 2018
‘Singapore’ has become a buzzword in the media circles today. Media speak is centred round many issues. Extradition of the fugitive Central Bank Governor appointed to the post on a recommendation by our PM, now missing and reportedly taken refuge
Wednesday, 18 July 2018
“We were a trading nation since the era of ancient kings,” Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe reminded Parliament
Tuesday, 17 July 2018
President Maithripala Sirisena dropped a bombshell out of the blues last week, sans all ‘maître’ (loving-kindness) when he launched a coup de main on drug offenders. He threatened to use his powers to place his signature to execute the death sen