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Lucia Perotti Children’s Home receive their Christmas wish

/ Saturday, 21 January 2017 03:26

Just In Time Group Christmas Wish Charity Project The Christmas season is always a good time to extend our good fortune to help others and ...


Seva Vanitha Unit donates books to school

/ Saturday, 21 January 2017 03:24

The Seva Vanitha Unit of the Ministry of Defence donated a stock of valuable books, book racks and a cupboard to the library of Ganepalla Junior Sc...


People’s Bank celebrates festival of Thai Pongal

/ Saturday, 21 January 2017 03:23

A special ceremony was organised on 14 January to commemorate the festival of Thai Pongal at the Kotahena branch of People’s Bank under the p...


IWW Steel donates school gear to workers’ children

/ Saturday, 21 January 2017 03:22

IWW Steel, the leading steel bars manufacturing company in Sri Lanka, manufactures the best quality steel bar, RS QST RB 500. The company celebrate...


Al Hikma College Prize Giving

/ Saturday, 21 January 2017 03:21

Al Hikma College Colombo held its annual prize giving ceremony and launched its magazine ‘Hikmath’ at the Tower Hall Maradana rece...


NTB supports National Blood Transfusion Service

/ Saturday, 21 January 2017 03:20

Nations Trust Bank partnered with the National Blood Transfusion Service to launch a national awareness campaign in promoting blood donations at ho...


School books and bags distribution for needy children

/ Saturday, 7 January 2017 00:00

  The National Human Resource Development Council of Sri Lanka in collaboration with the Tourism Minister’s office and ...


Abans donates essential items for new school year to staff children

/ Saturday, 7 January 2017 00:00

  For the sixth consecutive year, the Abans Welfare Society conducted one of their biggest CSR Project at their Kadolkale War...


Donate blood, donate hope

/ Saturday, 7 January 2017 00:00

Nations Trust Bank has joined forces with the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) of Sri Lanka in a nationwide campaign to create awareness a...


Give2Lanka supports Jaffna families

/ Saturday, 7 January 2017 00:00

  By Ashraff A. Samad  Give2Lanka with assistance of Jaffna based Hudec gave a life changing Christmas present of bicy...


CIC CSR initiative ‘Manussakama’ launches new, impactful initiatives

/ Saturday, 7 January 2017 00:00

  Synonymous with the Sri Lankan agri-industry, CIC has consistently pioneered innovative ways in which to assist the agricu...


Singer donates a water purification plant and distribution system to Ulukkulama village

/ Saturday, 7 January 2017 00:00

  Singer Sri Lanka PLC, the country’s leading brand of household and electrical appliances in its latest contribution ...


Union Assurance deploys outstanding effort to raise awareness among community through Union Manushyathwaya

/ Saturday, 31 December 2016 00:00

Being continuously sensitive to the communities in which they operate, Union Manushyathwaya – the CSR brand of Union Assurance was ...


Dedicated service by Siddhalepa Group for Sri Pada pilgrims for 39th consecutive year

/ Saturday, 31 December 2016 00:00

  Continuining an unbroken tradition of nearly four decades, the Siddhalepa Group this year too, will take on a ‘healin...


NTB supports Wildlife and Nature Protection Society of Sri Lanka through unique CSR initiative

/ Saturday, 31 December 2016 00:00

NTB CEO Renuka Fernando and WNPS President Rukshan Jayewardene exchanging the Memorandum of Understanding while NTB Head of Sustainability Theja Si...


N.M.K. Charity Foundation donates money for construction of new Ave Maria Convent auditorium

/ Saturday, 31 December 2016 00:00

NMK Group of Companies Chairman Manjula Narayana presenting the cash donation towards the construction of the proposed new auditorium of Ave Maria ...


Indian CEO Forum conducts public health check camp in Peliyagoda

/ Saturday, 31 December 2016 00:00

  The Indian CEO Forum (ICF) successfully completed yet another health check camp with the active support of Ultratech Cement...


AIA adds colour to ‘Sahana’

/ Saturday, 31 December 2016 00:00

  Volunteers from AIA joined hands in adding a little colour to the ‘Sahana’ home and vocational training centre ...


PickMe engages with communities through crowdsourcing

/ Saturday, 24 December 2016 00:00

PickMe, Sri Lanka’s own taxi hailing service through a mobile app, has come up with some unique models to create energy within their ecosyste...


Etisalat heralds festive spirit through carol service

/ Saturday, 24 December 2016 00:00

Etisalat Sri Lanka celebrating unbreakable bonds with the staff and their families recently held a carol service at their Rotunda flagship store an...


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Sri Lanka ready to ride the global tourism trends in 2017?

24 January 2017

Strictly from a demand perspective, whilst Sri Lanka crossed the two million visitor arrivals, from a supply chain terrain, new properties coming into fray with brands like Anantara, RIU, Movenpick and very soon Shangri-La is encouraging for Sri L...


Too clever by three quarters on bonds

24 January 2017

‘Monk’s petition on eve of bond debate in House’ was the caption of a front page story in the Sunday Times of 22 January. The UNP has sent their emissary to Hulftsdorp together with footnotes. There is a palpable air of duplicity...


Steamrolling of Central Bank by Minister of Finance: An unsavoury development?

23 January 2017

An unsavoury rift between the Central Bank and Minister of Finance A growing rift between Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake and the senior management of the Central Bank is surfacing now, worrying both financial markets and prospective fo...


Sustainability: How that translates to agriculture

23 January 2017

Once cultivated, traditional paddy that is grown organically will establish its own markets based on the consumer demand   For the longest time the word “sustainable agriculture” was a catch phrase only. I...


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