Dining

Royal Nizami Food Fest at Taj

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 00:00

  A dish that’s par excellence, loved by all food lovers across the world and has a rich historical past. One of the represe...


Senani Products clinches 2 awards

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 00:00

Senani Products, a company engaged in selling high quality garcinia (more popularly known as goraka) products in Sri Lanka, clinched two awards rec...


Nutella maker fights back on palm oil after cancer risk study

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 00:00

Reuters: The $ 44 billion palm oil industry, under pressure in Europe after authorities listed the edible oil as a cancer risk, has found a vocal a...


Hilton Colombo Residences celebrates accolades in F&B

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 00:00

Hilton Colombo Residences General Manager Karim Schadlou with two of the award winners  Hilton Colombo Residences this week announced ...


Enjoy a special vegetarian Thai Pongal Buffet at Cinnamon Grand

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 00:00

Celebrate the Hindu harvest festival popularly known as ‘Thai Pongal’ at Cinnamon Grand’s South Indian restaurant Chutneys on Sat...


Pakistan Food Festival and Single Country Exhibition in Sri Lanka

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 00:00

Minister for Public Administration and Management Ranjith Madduma Bandara and High Commissioner of Pakistan in Sri Lanka Maj. Gen. (R) Syed Shakeel...


World food prices fall in 2016 for fifth straight year: UN FAO

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 00:00

Reuters: World food prices fell for a fifth straight year in 2016 as losses in cereals, meat and dairy outweighed rises in sugar and vegetable oils...


‘Journey’: New beginning with Jazzmataz

/ Friday, 25 November 2016 00:00

  The popular promotion ‘Journey’ which took place at the Galadari Hotel’s premier fine dining restaurant t...


Elegant Wine & Tea Room opens at The Bayleaf, serving up an exquisite and exclusive experience

/ Friday, 25 November 2016 00:00

  The Bayleaf’s Wine & Tea Room, designed for an elegant and exclusive experience, was opened on Wednesday –...


Chefs at Hikka Tranz by Cinnamon emerge Culinary Olympic Champions

/ Friday, 25 November 2016 00:00

  Chef Julinda Pushpakumara and Chef Lasitha Kaviratne     Sri Lanka was internationally recognised ...


Perfect blend of Ceylon Tea and baked treats at Waters Edge

/ Friday, 25 November 2016 00:00

  Minister of Megapolis and Western Development Patali Champika Ranawaka ceremoniously opening the Bakery on the Edge   ...


Mount Lavinia Hotel Group’s Vakarufalhi Island Resort, Maldives excels in culinary challenges

/ Friday, 18 November 2016 00:00

  Vakarufalhi Island Resort, a subsidiary of Mount Lavinia Hotel Group, achieved excellence in two main culinary challenges; ...


Pizza Hut unveils all new Grand Dipper

/ Friday, 18 November 2016 00:00

  Pizza Hut, a restaurant chain that has delighted Sri Lankan taste-buds for decades with its innovative and flavoursome cuis...


Tapas promotion at Galadari

/ Friday, 18 November 2016 00:00

  The Galadari Hotel offers a fabulous promotion at the hotel’s Arena and Lobby Bar from 18 to 27 November from 6 p.m. ...


Healthy Life Clinic partners The Sandwich Factory, The Barnesbury and The Fab to introduce healthy meal options to mark ‘World Diabetes Day 2016’

/ Friday, 18 November 2016 00:00

The Sandwich Factory Founder/CEO Hisham Cader, SLMC Nutritionist/Dietician Anusha Ganeshan, Healthy Life Clinic Consultant Physician Dr. Kayathri P...


Chef André Gerrits wins ‘Taste the World’ with Etihad Airways at Taste of Abu Dhabi

/ Friday, 18 November 2016 00:00

Chef André Gerrits of ‘t Amsterdammertje (centre) flanked by acclaimed chef and Etihad Airways brand ambassador Luke Nguyen and Etihad...


Chinese Dragon Café expands branch network, now opens in Nawala

/ Friday, 18 November 2016 00:00

  Chinese Dragon Café Ltd., the leading Chinese restaurant in Sri Lanka, opened its seventh branch under its branch ...


Soul Coffee introduces coffee bags for freshly brewed coffee on the go

/ Friday, 11 November 2016 00:01

Soul Coffee, Sri Lanka’s premier handcrafted coffee supplier, recently introduced their latest innovation, coffee bags, to the country. The f...


More reasons to dine at the ‘culinary capital of Colombo’

/ Friday, 11 November 2016 00:01

From lavish international cuisine buffets to extensive a la carte menus, when it comes to dining the choices available at The Kingsbury a...


Mathura spices up dining with Bollywood music

/ Friday, 11 November 2016 00:01

The Mathura Madras Woodland Restaurant in Melbourne Avenue, Colombo has introduced a unique musical offering for its diners. Part of the...


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BPM – finance and accounting: Sri Lankan perspective

18 January 2017

Overview  BPM or Business Process Management, FAO or Finance Accounting Outsourcing, and HRO or Human Resource Outsourcing are a few of the acronyms that getbandiedabout in relation to the Outsourcing industry. The potenti...


How has the drought affected retailers and farmers in Sri Lanka?

18 January 2017

In Sri Lanka, drought is looming into a larger issue as one-third of the population is engaged in agriculture-related activities. According to the Department of Agriculture, 1.8 million farming households across the island are engaged i...


Fighters with no arms, no legs

17 January 2017

    Lessons they teach all of us Life without limbs yet without limits; changing obstacles into opportunities. The only person keeping us from reaching our full potential is our own self as False Evide...


CTF report and the Raviraj case judgement

17 January 2017

    The Report of the Consultation Task Force on Reconciliation Mechanisms was handed over to former President Chandrika Kumaratunga by Task Force Chairperson Manouri Muttetuwegama on 3 January.  The Consultation T...


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