CSR / Events

Etisalat rings support for improving quality of life in Sri Lanka

/ Saturday, 20 August 2016 00:00

  The Vision 2020 Secretariat of the Ministry of Health recently released the National Survey of Blindness, Visual Impairmen...


World leader of Naqshabandi Sufi Way of Turkey visits

/ Saturday, 20 August 2016 00:00

  World leader of the Naqshabandi Sufi Way of Turkey Mowlana Shaykh Seyed Mehmet Adil Rabbani visited Sri Lanka recently and ...


Nehemiah Consultants partners with Colombo Food Festival

/ Saturday, 20 August 2016 00:00

  Nehemiah Consultants, a PR agency taking bold and innovative strides in the local industry recently partnered with Sri Lan...


SLIM donates stationery items to flood victims

/ Saturday, 20 August 2016 00:00

  The Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) recently completed the donation of stationary items to a large number of studen...


Sri Lanka Insurance Corporation donates equipment to Maharagama Cancer Hospital

/ Saturday, 20 August 2016 00:00

Keith Bernard making the presentation to National Cancer Institute Clinical Oncology Senior Consultant Dr. Damayanthi Peiris – Pic b...


Sri Ramco Lanka donates chrysotile roofing sheets to Sri Lanka Army quarters

/ Saturday, 20 August 2016 00:00

  Sri Ramco Lanka Ltd., one of the leading manufacturers of Chrysotile roofing sheets, recently made a donation of Chryso...


Fashion Bug contributes to rural school infrastructure under Sisu Diri Maga

/ Saturday, 13 August 2016 00:00

  With the motive of creating a better study environment for children, Fashion Bug, one of Sri Lanka’s leading retai...


NatWealth raises helping hand to contribute to healthcare sector in 2015 through CSR

/ Saturday, 13 August 2016 00:00

CSR being a vital activity in NatWealth’s agenda, year 2015 too was a successful year with many activities being held in supporting the under...


Union Assurance ‘Union Manushyathwaya’ initiates island wide dengue awareness campaign

/ Saturday, 13 August 2016 00:00

    Union Manushyathwaya the CSR Brand of Union Assurance (UA) took another important step on 6 August with the launch o...


SANASA Development Bank concludes annual Lakdaru refresher seminars for Year 5 scholarship students

/ Saturday, 13 August 2016 00:00

    A series of refresher seminars to prepare students throughout the island for the 2016 Year 5 Scholarship Examinatio...


Fundraiser in Melbourne Australia

/ Saturday, 6 August 2016 00:00

Recently a fundraiser was organised in Melbourne Australia by Chris and Ralph De Niese, Judy and Bryan Buultjens and Ricky and Melani David for the...


EDULINK Campus carries out worthy project for Ginanandha Orphanage

/ Saturday, 6 August 2016 00:00

Members of the EDULINK Students Union with children of Ginanandha Orphanage The significance of corporate social responsibility (CSR) becom...


S-lon Diyasara Student Circle held at Hambantota

/ Saturday, 6 August 2016 00:00

Capital Maharaja Organisation Group Director S.C. Weerasekera addressing the students    Students being...


Free eye care and eye wear at Assetline Leasing Carnival 2016

/ Saturday, 6 August 2016 00:00

Assetline Leasing Company Ltd. (ALCL) donated spectacles at a free eye clinic held at Assetline Leasing Carnival 2016 at the Gam Uda gro...


People’s Bank partakes in Annual Pindapatha Charika program

/ Saturday, 6 August 2016 00:00

The Annual Pindapatha Charika program organised by the Colombo Fort Sri Sambuddhaloka Viharaya in collaboration with the Colombo Buddhist Societies...


Siddhalepa CSR in Katharagama

/ Saturday, 6 August 2016 00:00

The fence near Katharagama Devala was repainted to make the premises clean and beautiful during the Perahera season. The placement of P...


LB Sisu Shakthi Scholarship program

/ Saturday, 6 August 2016 00:00

LB Finance PLC successfully completed the first phase of ‘LB Sisu Shakthi’ Scholarship program in style on 23 July at their C...


OZO Hotels contribute towards UNICEF Sri Lanka’s Water, Sanitation and Hygiene program

/ Saturday, 30 July 2016 00:00

Thailand-based ONYX Hospitality Group recently made a contribution towards the WASH initiative of UNICEF Sri Lanka, to support vulnerable children ...


LB Finance distributes wildlife jackets at Hakgala Gardens

/ Saturday, 30 July 2016 00:00

  LB Finance PLC’s CSR project to distribute wildlife jackets continued to its sixth destination, the famous and majest...


EWIS Peripherals donates water purification equipment for CKDu stricken villages

/ Saturday, 30 July 2016 00:00

  In commemoration of its 17th anniversary, EWIS Peripherals donated much needed water purification and filtering equipment ...


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Fast-track reforms to address skill gaps

26 August 2016

 The Sri Lanka Human Capital Summit (HCS) served as a platform for a dialogue between policymakers, business leaders, industry experts and global thought leaders. The conference also served as a platform to identify solutions to bridge the sk...


An old presidential ethic, or a new political culture?

26 August 2016

  THE X FILES – the more some things change, the more they remain the same… You could think we would know better by now not to make future heroes out of former zeroes. We have had our idolatrous fingers burned by ...


Post-Paada Yathra – Punditry and Polemics

26 August 2016

 Confusing friend and foe with right and wrong is an occupational hazard of partisan commentators. Dr. Dayan Jayatilleka is no exception to the rule. Despite the voluntary stepping on a discursive banana skin, his latest essay ‘Politic...


Learn to learn by doing; do not outsource your education

26 August 2016

“...Tell me I forget, teach me and I remember, involve me and I learn,” said Benjamin Franklin.   Then, how do you feel about the students who do not listen to what you tell them, who do not study what you teach, and who do...


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