CSR / Events

Ceylinco Life’s senior executives show the way with 4 CSR projects in a month

/ Saturday, 1 October 2016 00:00

  A small group of senior executives of Ceylinco Life has demonstrated how disproportionately large undertakings can be accom...


Commercial Bank supports Kandy Teaching Hospital to expand and refurbish SICU

/ Saturday, 1 October 2016 00:00

(Above) A section of the refurbished SICU of the Kandy Teaching Hospital and (Below) the opening of the unit after refurbishment by  ...


Fashion Bug’s career guidance program at Galle concludes on high note

/ Saturday, 1 October 2016 00:00

  In a continuous drive to enhance knowledge in career options after school, Fashion Bug, one of Sri Lanka’s leading r...


Rosenkinder marks triumph of 10 years of charity services in Sri Lanka

/ Saturday, 1 October 2016 00:00

  At the invitation of the Mayor of Uetersen, Andrea Hansen and the City President Adolf Bergmann, Ambassador Karunatilaka Am...


Rainco encourages the nation to join Trail 2016

/ Saturday, 24 September 2016 00:00

From left: Trail Merchandise Coordinator Vipulan Ravichandran, Trail Project Manager Sashini Abayagunawardana, Trail Co-founder Nathan Sivagananath...


Saving lives with Jetwing’s Hiran Ukwatte

/ Saturday, 24 September 2016 00:00

  Taking pride in being the home of Sri Lankan hospitality, Jetwing Hotels focuses on sustainable practice through the effor...


Union Manushyathwaya delivers positive contribution towards the community

/ Saturday, 24 September 2016 00:00

  ‘Union Manushyathwaya’ has continued to deliver strong and dependable solutions for a host of Sri Lankan indivi...


Ceylinco Life’s top policyholders hosted to VIP viewing of Kandy Perahera

/ Saturday, 24 September 2016 00:00

  Policyholders of Ceylinco Life who belong to the company’s Premium Club and members of their families were treated to...


Together, we CAN-SUR-VIVE: Supporting survivors of cancer

/ Saturday, 24 September 2016 00:00

  For the second time this year and by popular demand, the CAN-SUR-VIVE programme will take place on 1 October at the Lanka H...


Diamond Best Foods cookery demonstration

/ Friday, 16 September 2016 00:01

Diamond Best Foods (PMM and Company) conducted a cookery demonstration at the Zahira College Crescent Lights Carnival recently while famous cookery...


Kaleidoscope Art Exhibition at Lionel Wendt this weekend

/ Friday, 16 September 2016 00:01

Kaleidoscope an exhibition by the students of the Hardy Centre of Art is to be held on 17 and 18 September, at Lionel Wendt Art Gallery, ...


John Keells English Day 2016

/ Friday, 16 September 2016 00:01

“The John Keells Scholarship Programme has opened a golden opportunity for students from rural and low economic backgrounds. I hav...


Ruhunu Hospitals to organise ‘Ruhunu Rusiru’ for children in Galle

/ Friday, 16 September 2016 00:01

Ruhunu Hospitals Ltd. – one of the leading private hospitals in the Southern Province is organising an art competition ‘Ruhunu...


People’s Bank awards top GCE O/Level achievers

/ Friday, 16 September 2016 00:01

People’s Bank recently felicitated students who were ranked All-Island top 10 at the recently concluded G.C.E. (O/L) Examination. The felicit...


Kelani Cables provides know-how in electrical wire manufacturing to electrical technicians in Kilinochchi

/ Friday, 16 September 2016 00:01

Electrical technicians who came to Kelani Cables from Kilinochchi Kelani Cables PLC, Sri Lanka’s number one brand in secure electrica...


Khairiya Girls College holds shopping fiesta

/ Saturday, 10 September 2016 00:00

  Text and pix by Ruzaik Farook The Old Girls Association of Khairiya Girls College Dematagoda Colombo had organised &lsquo...


HNB Grameen observes religious rituals to coincide with anniversary

/ Saturday, 10 September 2016 00:00

HNB Grameen organised an all-night Pirith Ceremony at the company premises to coincide with the anniversary of the company, which was followed by a...


S-lon Diyasara Student Circle third phase concludes at Meemure

/ Saturday, 10 September 2016 00:00

The Capital Maharaja Organisation Group Director S.C. Weerasekera addressing the students at the third phase of Diyasara Students Circle S...


Otara Foundation launches tree planting initiative in Colombo

/ Saturday, 10 September 2016 00:00

Otara Gunewardene (left) and some of her colleagues from the Otara Foundation at the launch of the tree planting programme   &...


Workers relate with importance of their companies' CSR involvements by 64%

/ Saturday, 10 September 2016 00:00

Regus Sri Lanka research indicates that business people would entertain their employer’s focus towards involvement in CSR activity. Regus, ...


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Economic diplomacy and ETCA

1 October 2016

      Economic diplomacy is the use of the full spectrum economic tools of the state to achieve its national interest. Economic diplomacy includes all the economic activities, including but not limited to export...


‘Eluga Tamil’ and the constitutional litmus test

30 September 2016

Nationalists are mobilising in the North and the South against a constitution building process that will soon step out of the shadows In an ironic twist, last Saturday marked an epoch in the lifespan of two nationalist movements in ...


Getting beyond the rhetoric on education and skills sector reform

30 September 2016

Annually, the World Economic Forum ranks countries in the Global Competitiveness Index — a decent gauge of which nations are best positioned to squeeze efficiency out of their businesses and to attract companies and investment from ...


Connected Finance: Setting up your business for higher gains

29 September 2016

By Asanka Abeysinghe  Technology today is changing and shaping the scope of the financial industry at a rapid pace. Customers are frequently looking for more convenient ways to interact with their respective financial institutions and carry...


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