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Serendib Leisure Management Ltd. stepped to the aid of the flood-affected community of Neboda, Kalutara by refurbishing the Kudaligama Maha Vidyalaya that was severely damaged during the devastating floods which affected many parts of Sri Lanka in Ma
Views - 11 Saturday, 13 January 2018 00:00
Chinese Dragon Café Ltd., the pioneering restaurant chain in Sri Lanka’s Chinese restaurant sphere engaged in a noble CSR initiative with religious activities to celebrate its 75th anniversary.
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A ceremony was held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at the Mahabulankulama Thibbotuwawa Sri Vijaya Viharaya, this week to open water treatment plants installed at several places in Anuradhapura district, with the aim of minimisi
Views - 6 Saturday, 13 January 2018 00:00
In children and the younger generation rests the future of any nation and their talents and accomplishments are sure to be instrumental in laying a firm and a sustainable economic foundation for a country. Therefore, it is essential that talents and
Views - 4 Saturday, 6 January 2018 00:57
Seylan Pahasara, Seylan Bank’s flagship CSR initiative which has transformed many underprivileged school libraries with access to quality education reached milestone achievement with the opening of the 150th Pahasara library at CWW Kannangara Vidya
Views - 4 Saturday, 6 January 2018 00:01
YMCA Moratuwa conducted its Annual Carols Service 2017 recently at its main hall.
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‘Kaiya’ in Sinhala means ‘gathering of people for co-operative work to achieve a common goal’. Thus ‘Kurulu Kaiya’ is a gathering aimed at promoting environmental responsibility through the celebration of the wonder of birds. ‘Kurulu Ka
Views - 8 Saturday, 6 January 2018 00:00
Union Bank held a Carols program at St. Andrew’s Scots Kirk Church in Colombo 3 recently. The Carols were presented by bank’s staff members and the event, preceded by the management of the bank was well attended by staff and their family members.
Views - 8 Saturday, 6 January 2018 00:00
The Bank of Ceylon Christian Association celebrated their 52nd Christmas Carol Service in December 2017 with the patronage of the bank’s Chairman Ronald C. Perera, the General Manager and Corporate Management. This service was attended by current s
Views - 13 Saturday, 23 December 2017 00:55
Commercial Bank of Ceylon has announced the adoption of vocational training for school leavers as the next community cause it will champion on a national scale, in a logical progression of its commitments to computer literacy and online education.
Views - 14 Saturday, 23 December 2017 00:00
Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, announced its plans to launch the Nenasa Smart School initiative in presence of Prime Minister of Malaysia Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak. Under this initiative, Dialog
Views - 10 Saturday, 23 December 2017 00:00
Kelani Cables Plc extended its leading ‘Kelani Shakthi’ professional development CSR program for electrical technicians in the Jaffna peninsula by three years.
Views - 6 Saturday, 16 December 2017 00:44
The Hemas’ chain of Piyawara pre-schools has, since its inception in 2002, enriched the lives of underprivileged children across Sri Lanka through a focused early childhood care and development (ECCD) program. Piyawara now has 44 such pre-schools a
Views - 6 Saturday, 16 December 2017 00:00
As part of its CSR focus towards children, Amãna Bank has made another contribution to the Children’s Ward (15B) of the Colombo South (Kalubowila) General Hospital by donating brand new ceiling fans to replace those that have worn-out. The donatio
Views - 8 Saturday, 16 December 2017 00:00
The Swadeshi Industrial Works PLC, the market leader in Sri Lanka for herbal personal care products, has sponsored the ‘Aloka Poojawa’ of the historic Sabaragamuwa Maha Saman Devalaya and Dambadeniya Raja Maha Viharaya for the 16th consecutive ye
Views - 5 Saturday, 16 December 2017 00:00
DFCC Bank embarked on far-reaching tree planting sustainability measures during the current year which have been commended by Reforest Sri Lanka, with whom the bank collaborated to plant endemic and native species of trees.
Views - 6 Saturday, 9 December 2017 00:00
If you’ve been through Town Hall, you may have noticed a large, modern building emblazoned with ‘Vision Care’, almost opposite the old Eye Hospital. One of Sri Lanka’s largest optical retailers, Vision Care has been in business for 25 years,
Views - 5 Saturday, 9 December 2017 00:00
LAUGFS held the ‘Pehesara’ Art Competition for the third consecutive year with the enthusiastic participation of LAUGFS employees’ children island-wide in celebration of World Children’s Day 2017. Participants submitted over 170 works of art
Views - 8 Saturday, 9 December 2017 00:00
‘Sisu Denuma-2017’, two-day seminar for O/L students organised by David Pieris Group of Companies in collaboration with ‘Sarasavi Mithuro’ Organisation of the University of Colombo was successfully concluded in Mullaitivu recently. As part
Views - 33 Saturday, 9 December 2017 00:00
Abans in collaboration with Haier, a globally renowned smart education brand, introduced Sri Lanka’s fully fledged flagship smart classroom concept as part of a CSR initiative. Abans and Haier launched the first smart classroom on 2 December at Vis
Views - 14 Friday, 1 December 2017 00:12
Jinasena Ltd., one of the leading water management systems and solutions providers and the market leader in Reverse Osmosis (RO) plants in Sri Lanka, has witnessed a surge in the demand for water purification plants in the Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD
Views - 4 Friday, 1 December 2017 00:06
The Indian CEO Forum Sri Lanka (ICF) recently partnered with News First’s Gammadda initiative in providing clean drinking water to about 400 villagers by construction of a Tank for Rathmale Water Project – Agalawatte. Kalutara.
Views - 16 Friday, 1 December 2017 00:00
Mothers usually have to face refusals when asking kids to brush their teeth. Clogard turned the activity into an exciting and fun experience by inviting young ones to fight germs and win prizes, encouraging good oral health.
Views - 44 Friday, 1 December 2017 00:00
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG)’s banking entity The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd., Colombo Representative Office, planted 500 mangrove saplings as part of the bank’s ‘MUFG Gives Back’ annual global CSR campaign in November.
Views - 16 Saturday, 25 November 2017 00:00
‘Don’t drink and Drive this season’ campaign was launched on 17 November, near the Torrington Square, Colombo 7. The campaign launch event was attended by the Inspector General of Police Pujith Jayasundara, senior officials of the Sri Lanka Pol
Views - 56 Saturday, 25 November 2017 00:00
John Keells Foundation (JKF), the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) entity of the John Keells Group, conducted a public awareness campaign against sexual harassment, targeting commuters of public transport for the second successive year, in comme
Views - 10 Saturday, 25 November 2017 00:00
In celebration of World Children’s Day, SOS Children’s Villages, Sri Lanka (SOSVSL), an organisation which provides alternative care for children who have lost parental support and children at risk of losing parental upkeep, continued to make chi
Views - 5 Saturday, 25 November 2017 00:00
For expectant parents, the birth of a new baby is a time where they deserve much reassurance and support. With the aim of enhancing this experience, Fashion Bug recently refurbished the maternity ward at the Ragama Teaching Hospital. Mothers receivin
Views - 6 Saturday, 25 November 2017 00:00
Under the theme ‘Buddimath Hethak Wenuwen Shishaadara’ the Charity Foundation in Puttalam has commenced a program to distribute exercise books and school equipment sans any race or caste difference to over 300 children selected from poor families
Views - 21 Saturday, 18 November 2017 00:50
Ensuring that every person has access to basic resources such as clean water and quality education will provide rural communities with a greater opportunity to reach their full potential, according to the Sustainable Development Goals of the United N
Wednesday, 17 January 2018
Yes, lots of funny things are happening on the Government side, giving opponents of freedom and good governance
Wednesday, 17 January 2018
If we watch any media channel today, the focus is on the 10 February elections in Sri Lanka. For the first time we see how
Wednesday, 17 January 2018
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Tuesday, 16 January 2018
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