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WiLAT celebrates 3rd Anniversary

/ Wednesday, 25 May 2016 00:00

Women in Logistics and Transport (WiLAT) celebrated its 3rd Anniversary at The Kingsbury recently  – Pix by Lasantha Kumara ...


20Cube holds Management Board Meeting

/ Wednesday, 25 May 2016 00:00

20Cube is a global 21st century technology enabled logistics company with deep expertise and capability in the most dynamic and challenging parts o...


Mapping ‘The Way Forward for Sri Lanka’

/ Tuesday, 24 May 2016 00:01

Recognising the urgent need for third generation reforms to improve the business climate and achieve higher and sustainable socio-economic growth i...


Effie Awards Ceremony held

/ Friday, 20 May 2016 00:00

The Effie Awards Gala 2015 Awards ceremony, organised by the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) was held at the Grand Ballroom, Waters Edge, B...


Launch of first-ever Dual Interface Debit MasterCard in Sri Lanka

/ Thursday, 19 May 2016 00:00

Lake House Printers and Publishers and MCT Cards & Technology together with Channel 17, launched the first-ever Dual Interface Debit MasterCard...


Netherlands National Day Celebrations

/ Wednesday, 18 May 2016 00:00

The  National Day of the Kingdom of the Netherlands was celebrated at the Hilton Colombo Residence (Jaic Hilton) recently. Ministers, MP&rsquo...


Ceylinco Life Family Savari 9th edition at Leisure World

/ Tuesday, 17 May 2016 00:01

Ceylinco Life generously sponsored approximately 2000 winners who visited Leisure World on the 7th of May for an adventurous day out – Pix by...


SITS celebrates 10th Anniversary

/ Monday, 16 May 2016 00:00

The 10th Anniversary of Sampath IT Solutions Limited (SITS), a member company of Sampath Bank PLC was celebrated at Cinnamon Lakeside recently. The...


‘Build SL’ at the BMICH

/ Saturday, 14 May 2016 00:00

The ‘Build SL’ Housing and Construction Expo 2016 is currently taking place at the BMICH and will continue over the weekend. This is an...


STC Class of ’82 celebrates 50 years

/ Friday, 13 May 2016 00:00

S. Thomas’ College, Mount Lavinia class of ’82 celebrated 50 years with a gala dinner/dance at the Hilton, Colombo recently. The occasi...


BMICH and Mount Lavinia Hotel extend partnership

/ Thursday, 12 May 2016 00:00

The Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) and Mount Lavinia Hotel extended their exclusive catering partnership at an event a...


South Africa celebrates Freedom Day

/ Wednesday, 11 May 2016 00:00

The 22nd Freedom Day of South Africa was celebrated recently at the Samudra Ballroom of Taj Samudra Colombo, with South African High Commissioner i...


361 Degrees felicitates clientele

/ Wednesday, 11 May 2016 00:00

Leading integrated HR solutions provider 361 Degrees felicitated a large cross-section of its clientele that had been with the company since incept...


Free Trade Zone Manufacturers’ Association Katunayake EPZ AGM

/ Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:02

The 36th Annual General Meeting of the Free Trade Zone Manufacturers’ Association Katunayake Export Processing Zone held recently at The Gate...


Mercantile Hockey Association holds 60th AGM

/ Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:01

The 60th Annual General Meeting of the Mercantile Hockey Association was held recently at the Burgher Recreation Club Colombo – Pix b...


CILT AGM

/ Monday, 9 May 2016 00:00

The Annual General Meeting of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) was held at Kingsbury Hotel recently. The Deputy Foreign Mi...


Lankapak at BMICH

/ Saturday, 7 May 2016 00:00

The Sri Lanka Institute of Packaging is holding its annual exhibition Lankapak at BMICH from 6 to 8 May. Stalls showcase packaging methods, printin...


Ex- Sampath Bank club AGM

/ Friday, 6 May 2016 00:00

The Ex Sampath Bank Club  Annual General Meeting was held recently at BRC  Colombo – Pix by Krishan Ranasinghe  ...


Trillium Group unveils new property plans

/ Thursday, 5 May 2016 00:00

The Trillium Group recently unveiled plans for the launch of three new properties at Cinnamon Grand recently, in the presence of President Maithrip...


New Brazil envoy welcomed

/ Wednesday, 4 May 2016 00:00

The new Ambassador of the Federative Republic of Brazil to Sri Lanka, Elizabeth-Sophie Mazzella di Bosco Balsa recently presented her credentials t...


Today's Columnists

“Govt. will compensate every person affected by floods and landslides”

25 May 2016

“We have money; we will pay each and every person affected by floods and landslides,” assured Minister of Disaster Management Anura Priyadarshana Yapa, in an interview with the Daily FT. Yapa pointed out that people need not worry ab...


Is a degree worth the cost?

25 May 2016

If a family can afford to pay, higher education is worth the cost. However, when tax revenues are spent or  students borrow to attend college, we as a society need to question whether a degree is worth the cost   ...


Coming out of the economic crisis: Time is running out for Sri Lanka

24 May 2016

For Sri Lanka to attain its goal, it is of utmost importance to consolidate the budget which has gone out of control due to falling revenue and soaring expenditure   Crisis manifesting as a foreign exchange shortage Sr...


Authentic leaders: Are they here?

24 May 2016

Perhaps the natural disaster we are currently facing could be a wakeup call for managers and administrators at all levels alike to think and act like authentic leaders     Overview We still bear the bru...


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