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A wedding to remember with Avani Hotels & Resorts

Views - 2 Monday, 23 July 2018 00:00

Avani Hotels & Resorts launches new wedding packages at ‘The Wedding Show – 2018’ to be held from 27-29 July at the BMICH. Couples booking their wedding or honeymoon packages at the exhibition at Avani properties will be entitled to an exciting


Villa-based residential country club Catalina Koggala gathers momentum

Views - 382 Friday, 20 July 2018 00:00

Villa-based residential country club, Catalina Koggala recently held a discussion to create awareness among local business


Premier jeweller Careems opens flagship store

Views - 34 Wednesday, 18 July 2018 00:00

Careem jewellers recently unveiled their spacious distinctively designed flagship store which is prestigiously located


Ministry of Crab pops up at Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore

Views - 25 Wednesday, 18 July 2018 00:00

Making its way to the land that made Sri Lankan Crabs famous, Ministry of Crab took to Singapore for an exciting three-day


Tamba Villas, the ultimate in paradise living

Views - 113 Wednesday, 18 July 2018 00:00

The southern coast which in recent times has witnessed a flurry of development and related activities, will soon be home to an idyllic


Four wins for Spa Ceylon at World Luxury Spa Awards 2018

Views - 12 Wednesday, 18 July 2018 00:00

Spa Ceylon, the world’s largest luxury Ayurveda chain, yet again stamped its global dominance in the segment by clinching


Hameedia opens new-look showroom in Rajagiriya

Views - 11 Tuesday, 17 July 2018 00:00

In keeping with its commitment to fulfil the demand for easy access to its much-loved world-class collections, Sri Lanka’s leading menswear specialist, Hameedia, re-launched its Rajagiriya showroom on a grand scale on 30 June at 578, Old Kotte Road


Cyaniq Global recognises winners of Rex Perera Challenge Trophy at Galle Face Hotel

Views - 8 Tuesday, 17 July 2018 00:00

Cyaniq Global, the specialised writing service and full-scope communications consultancy, partnered the Vajira Bridge Centre in hosting the inaugural Cyaniq Bridge Championship at Galle Face Hotel on 8 July. This initiative displayed the company’s


LAUGFS Supermarkets expands to Kesbewa with the largest LAUGFS Super outlet

Views - 8 Tuesday, 17 July 2018 00:00

LAUGFS Supermarkets, a pioneer in the retailing industry, recently announced the launch of its latest outlet in Kesbewa, in keeping with the company’s rapid expansion strategy. This outlet marked the 34th addition to the LAUGFS Supermarkets’ reta


Mastercard offers greater value for Premium cardholders in Sri Lanka

Views - 24 Tuesday, 17 July 2018 00:00

Mastercard unveiled an enhanced suite of benefits and privileges exclusively for World and Platinum Mastercard consumer credit cardholders in Sri Lanka. Based on the company’s experiences from around the world as well as its understanding of the l


Brand new flavours at Flavoured

Views - 20 Thursday, 12 July 2018 00:00

From a range of brand new soups and starters to a number of delicious new mains and desserts, Cinnamon Red’s Flavoured restaurant has expanded their menu, offering guests a truly gastronomic experience in the heart of Colombo. The newest soup on th


Dankotuwa Porcelain-made Portmeirion Choices collection honoured by V&A Museum in London

Views - 47 Thursday, 12 July 2018 00:00

A stunning tableware collection from Portmeirion, exclusively manufactured by Dankotuwa Porcelain PLC in Sri Lanka, has achieved the rare honour of being entered into the permanent ceramics collection of the prestigious Victoria and Albert (V&A) Muse


Arpico Supercentres revamped for unmatched shopping experience

Views - 14 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00

Sri Lanka’s leading chain of supermarkets, Arpico has upgraded the main Supercentres of its island wide network to


Scent’sationals now in Sri Lanka

Views - 6 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00

Scent’sationals opened its doors for business in June in Nugegoda to provide a unique shopping experience for those looking


Uswatte expands into biscuits market with Uswatte Golden Biscuits

Views - 138 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00

Uswatte Confectionery Works, Sri Lanka’s oldest confectionery manufacturer, has expanded into the biscuits market


Help the Red Pandas thrive with The Body Shop

Views - 14 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00

This month, celebrate the environment and its bounty with a beauty routine that goes the extra mile for biodiversity.


MA’s Biryani Masala: The spice of life

Views - 12 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00

The ethnic palate of Persian cuisine is now a simple seasoning away from filling one’s home kitchen with the fabulous


Refurbished Buththala Singer Plus showroom opened

Views - 14 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00

The newly refurbished Singer Plus showroom in Buththala was declared opened by Singer Sri Lanka Sales Director Mahesh


Park Street Gourmet: Making shopping cool again!

Views - 44 Thursday, 5 July 2018 00:00

By Madushka Balasuriya “Sri Lanka is undergoing what I like to call a gastronomic revolution,” an enthusiastic Suren Mirchandani tells me. “And here, we wanted to house those products at a venue reflective of our goal to bring that revolution f


Axe calls out to the bold, daring, intelligent and strong

Views - 20 Thursday, 28 June 2018 00:00

Axe, the global Unilever deodorant brand, is issuing a challenge to the audacious looking to ramp up the fun quotient in their life. The popular male grooming brand is whipping up a frenzy amongst young millennials in the city with three unique acti


Crysbro Golden Chicken gleams at Culinary Art Food Expo 2018

Views - 10 Thursday, 28 June 2018 00:00

Crysbro, the brand of Farms Pride Ltd., presented a striking demonstration of culinary excellence and awareness, highlighting Crysbro Golden Chicken along with a vast range of products at the Culinary Art Food Expo 2018. Raising awareness on the nutr


Dremron extends operations to Singapore

Views - 15 Thursday, 28 June 2018 00:00

Dreamron Sri Lanka’s leading cosmetics manufacturer, marketer and exporter in operation since 1998 has launched its products to many countries very successfully, mainly due to its quality matching to international standards. The latest addition to


Goodies just got better!

Views - 27 Thursday, 28 June 2018 00:00

Cinnamon Lakeside’s Goodies, known for its delectable chocolates, cakes, savouries and more, has got even better, with a new look, feel and colour scheme. The same great products that you’ve enjoyed are now available in brand new packaging and se


Weddings made easy with Retinue.lk

Views - 16 Thursday, 28 June 2018 00:00

A wedding can be one of two things; a fairytale out of a Disney classic or a nightmare of the worst kind. It all depends on the planning. But the planning itself can be the most stressful of all. The answer to every bride, groom, family of the couple


Softlogic opens 20th Softlogic Max Showroom in Mt. Lavinia

Views - 40 Friday, 22 June 2018 00:00

Softlogic welcomed hundreds of guests this week to the grand opening of its new Softlogic Max Mt. Lavinia showroom


Books on Wheels to the rescue!

Views - 81 Friday, 22 June 2018 00:00

The new school academic year for international schools in Sri Lanka is around the corner, hence schools, parents and kids


Sunrise magazine re-launches as champion for senior citizens

Views - 40 Friday, 22 June 2018 00:00

The Sunrise magazine was once again officially re-launched since its presence in 2016, by the Sunrise Senior Foundation


European Chamber to host ‘European Fiesta’

Views - 17 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:00

The European Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (ECCSL) will be hosting ‘European Fiesta’ in celebration of 22 years in operation. The ECCSL was founded on 20 June 1996. The European Fiesta will pro


Celebrate dad at Cinnamon’s city hotels

Views - 14 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:00

The main men in our lives, our dads deserve to be celebrated and given the royal treatment on the special day dedicated to all fathers around the world. Make it a super special day by treating dad to the variety of offers on hand on 17 June at Cinnam


Treat Your Dad to a scrumptious Sunday Brunch at the Galle Face Hotel

Views - 16 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:00

This Father’s Day, treat your dad to a scrumptious Sunday Brunch at the Galle Face Hotel. The iconic hotel is offering a Father’s Day special at The Verandah restaurant, where dad dines for free (in a group of 4).


Today's Columnists

Why not Dinesh Gunawardena?

Monday, 23 July 2018

Sri Lanka won the cricket World Cup once, but never again. We started down the slippery slope almost the morning after we had reached the zenith of achievement.


Economics to prevail over politics: The awakening long overdue

Monday, 23 July 2018

It was interesting to read W.A. Wijewardena’s article titled ‘Crisis-ridden Sri Lanka economy: Time for economics to prevail over politics’.


Open University Convocation Address 2018 Graduates have responsibility to impart digital knowledge t

Monday, 23 July 2018

Let me congratulate all those who receive their degrees today at this General Convocation on the achievements they have made.


Bright star Imran Khan could well go the way of his predecessors

Saturday, 21 July 2018

Imran Khan, the Pakistani cricket star, anti-corruption crusader and politician, appears to be within reach of his cherished goal of winning the 25 July Pakistan National Assembly (NA) elections and becoming Prime Minister.


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