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East Link Engineering Company Ltd. unveils new innovative self-service banking machines

/ Thursday, 23 February 2017 00:00

East Link Engineering Company Ltd, a Sri Lankan company which designs and manufactures a range of high-tech, innovative, self-service banking machi...


‘A Nuthana Kumaraya’ by Charitha

/ Tuesday, 21 February 2017 00:00

‘A Nuthana Kumaraya’ (A Modern Prince), the latest book authored by University of Peradeniya Department of Philosophy and Psychology Se...


INSEE Ecocycle launches in Sri Lanka

/ Monday, 20 February 2017 00:52

INSEE Ecocycle was launched in Sri Lanka at a Grand Ceremony held at Water's Edge recently – Pix by Indraratne Balasuriya ...


Architect 2017

/ Saturday, 18 February 2017 00:00

Architect 2017 work and trade exhibition organised by the Sri Lanka Institute of Architects was launched on Thursday and will be held over the week...


‘Making it Big’ by Binod

/ Friday, 17 February 2017 00:00

The launch of the book ‘Making it Big’ – the inspiring story of Nepal’s first billionaire Binod Chaudhary, took place at th...


NCC holds 58th AGM

/ Thursday, 16 February 2017 00:00

The 58th Annual General Meeting of the National Chamber of Commerce (NCC) was held at The Kingsbury recently. The Chief Guest for the occasion was ...


Jetwing Colombo Seven launch

/ Wednesday, 15 February 2017 10:37

Jetwing Colombo Seven, the first city hotel attached to the Jetwing Hotels Group, was launched recently at Ward Place – Pix by Upul Abayaseka...


Graduate Diploma in Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Convocation

/ Tuesday, 14 February 2017 00:00

The 25th Convocation of the Graduate Diploma in Purchasing and Supply Chain Management was held at the BMICH recently – Pix by Sameera Wijesi...


Standard Chartered’s Priority Banking unveils flagship centre

/ Monday, 13 February 2017 00:37

Standard Chartered’s Priority Banking unveiled its flagship centre at 22A Sir Marcus Fernando Mawatha, Colombo 7 at a ceremony graced by clie...


Splendour of Navam Perahera

/ Friday, 10 February 2017 00:00

The 38th Navam Maha Perahera of the Hunupitiya Gangaramaya was held last night. Several thousand dancers representing the upcountry, low country an...


India’s 68th Republic Day celebrations

/ Thursday, 9 February 2017 00:04

The 68th Republic Day of India was celebrated at India House in Colombo recently. Former President Chandrika Kumaratunga, Government Ministers, bus...


Celebrating Australia Day and 70th anniversary of bilateral relations

/ Tuesday, 7 February 2017 00:00

A reception was hosted by Australian High Commissioner Bryce Hutchesson to celebrate Australia Day and the 70th anniversary of bilateral relations ...


Independence Day celebrations

/ Monday, 6 February 2017 00:31

Sri Lanka’s 69th Independence Day celebrations were held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at the Galle Face Green in Col...


Singapore Airlines Top Agents Awards

/ Monday, 6 February 2017 00:04

The Singapore Airlines Top Agents Awards ceremony was held recently at Hilton Hotel with the participation of Singapore Airlines Senior Regional Vi...


Japan Expo 2017

/ Saturday, 4 February 2017 00:00

The Japan Expo Premier Sri Lanka 2017 supported by the Embassy of Japan in Sri Lanka and the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Japan was launched at the BMIC...


Pride of place

/ Saturday, 4 February 2017 00:00

Members of the Sri Lanka Armed Forces participate in Independence Day parade rehearsals at Galle Face Green  – Pix by Shehan Gunasekar...


Footwear and leather fair

/ Saturday, 4 February 2017 00:00

The Footwear and Leather Fair 2017 organised by the Sri Lanka Export Development Board (EDB) was launched at the BMICH on Friday. Leather goods inc...


HNB relocates to upgraded Customer Centre in Kollupitiya

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 00:00

Continuing its rapid growth momentum in the New Year, HNB, Sri Lanka’s premier private sector commercial bank, announced the opening of its n...


‘Rhythms of North Western’

/ Tuesday, 31 January 2017 00:00

‘Rhythms of North Western,’ the annual staff get-together of HNB North Western Region 2016, was organised by the Regional Office and he...


Ceylon Motor Show

/ Saturday, 28 January 2017 00:00

The three day Ceylon Motor Show 2017 kicked off yesterday at the BMICH where a number of new vehicles were launched for the first time to the publi...


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Mobilising against measles

23 February 2017

The WHO South-East Asia Region is making rapid progress against vaccine-preventable diseases. The Region was certified polio-free in 2014. Maternal and neonatal tetanus was routed in 2016. And routine immunisation for diseases such as diphtheria a...


A prelude to the accountancy profession

22 February 2017

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‘Better plan’ for solar energy and coal-hydro compatibility

22 February 2017

By K.C. Somaratna Introduction I was very happy to see that two-page advertisement in Daily FT on the first ever PV Solar park at Hambantota commissioned to develop 10 MW and I could imagine how happy the Minister and State Ministe...


Rationale for mandatory credit allocations: A counter view

21 February 2017

By Joan de Zilva Moonesinghe “Whatever ‘name’ is given to a just social system, nevertheless not its name but its content is what is important, andcalls for a ‘strong juridical framework’, that is, a legal ...


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