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George Steuart toasts over 180 years of excellence

/ Wednesday, 26 April 2017 00:00

George Steuart & Co celebrated over 180 years of hard work and revolutionary business at the Hilton Colombo –  Pix by Krishan Ranasi...


APB get-together

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:00

The Association of Professional Bankers Sri Lanka (APB) held its annual get-together at the Sri Lanka Foundation recentl  - Pix by...


Lanka Challenge 2017 TukTuk Rally kicks off

/ Monday, 24 April 2017 00:01

Large Minority (www.largeminority.travel) in partnership with Connaissance de Ceylan and the Sri Lankan Ministry of Tour...


‘My Wedding’ show at BMICH this weekend

/ Saturday, 22 April 2017 00:00

The ‘My Wedding’ bridal show got underway at the BMICH yesterday. The exhibition showcases bridal dresses, accessories, shoes and decor...


HNB Gami Pubuduwa Avurudu Pola a resounding success

/ Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

The Gami Pubuduwa Avurudu Pola, the annual SME focused trade fair organized by Sri Lanka’s premier private sector bank, Hatton National Bank ...


Union Bank fetes Colombo SME clients

/ Thursday, 20 April 2017 00:00

Union Bank recently hosted its SME clients in the Colombo region to an evening of networking and cocktails at the Oak Room of Cinnamon Grand  ...


Lake House Printers and Publishers and Manipal Technologies launch digital banking

/ Thursday, 20 April 2017 00:00

Lake House Printers and Publishers Sri Lanka and Manipal Technologies India launched digital banking in Sri Lanka at the Atrium Lobby, Cinnamon Gra...


WISTA celebrates women

/ Wednesday, 19 April 2017 00:00

The Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) celebrated International Women’s Day recently at The Kingsbury. Worl...


Treaty of Rome 60th anniversary celebrations

/ Wednesday, 19 April 2017 00:00

Ambassador of the European Union Tung-Lai Margue and Ambassador of Italy Paolo Andrea Bartorelli, together with the Ambassadors of EU Member States...


National Day of Bangladesh celebrations

/ Tuesday, 18 April 2017 00:01

The National Day of Bangladesh was celebrated recently at The Kingsbury. Officials in attendance included the Bangladesh High Commissioner to Sri L...


AFC Motorbike Show 2017 enthrals Sri Lanka

/ Monday, 17 April 2017 00:00

  Romain Jeandrot world’s top stunt rider with local stars in a spectacular, non-stop, action-packed entertainment  ...


Preparing for Avurudu

/ Wednesday, 12 April 2017 00:00

The annual New Year Trade Fair organised by the Seva Vanitha Unit of the Civil Security Department was held at Green Path recently  – ...


Sri Lanka-Malaysia Business Council breakfast meeting with Kabir Hashim

/ Tuesday, 11 April 2017 00:00

Ceylon Chamber of Commerce’s Sri Lanka-Malaysia Business Council held a breakfast meeting with the Minister of Public Enterprise Development ...


Construction Chemical product launch

/ Tuesday, 11 April 2017 00:00

Construction Chemical product launch by Chemanex Plc with KAO Japan was held at the Taj Samudra Hotel – Crystal Ballroom recently ...


‘Ranil Wickremesinghe – A Political Biography’ launched

/ Friday, 7 April 2017 00:00

Dinesh Weerakkody, a well-known business personality, released his sixth book titled ‘Ranil Wickremesinghe – A Political Biography&rsqu...


Forbes & Walker awards

/ Friday, 7 April 2017 00:00

The Forbes & Walker awards ceremony was held at Waters Edge recently to recognise and honour its valued clients for their exceptional ...


CIMA Corporate Summit kicks off

/ Wednesday, 5 April 2017 00:41

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants launched its Corporate Partners Summit at the Atrium Lobby of the Cinnamon Grand Colombo recently...


Information Systems Audit and Control Association AGM

/ Wednesday, 5 April 2017 00:40

The Annual General Meeting of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) Sri Lanka Chapter was held recently at Hilton Colombo R...


77th National Day of Pakistan celebrations

/ Tuesday, 4 April 2017 00:00

The 77th National Day of Pakistan was celebrated at The Kingsbury’s Balmoral Ballroom recently. Government Ministers and members of the secur...


Softlogic Life Awards

/ Monday, 3 April 2017 00:01

Softlogic Life Insurance PLC celebrated the achievements of their top Life Sales performers at the annual Life Sales Convention which held at the B...


Today's Columnists

Sri Lanka trapped between wrong priorities and disaster relief

26 April 2017

Over the years Sri Lanka has experienced so many natural and man-made disasters, one could sarcastically say, people are already used to it. Usually the main steps are, something tragic happens, everybody is shocked and surprised, relief efforts s...


Sharing economy – a double-edged sword!

26 April 2017

The time we have to 'consume' in a day is largely the same as we did decades ago. But per capita acquisition (of all forms of goods and services) has significantly increased. This means a lot of idling assets in our homes and offices, from...


How not to be a social entrepreneur

26 April 2017

These days everybody wants to be a social entrepreneur. That’s awesome, but as long as you don’t pretend to be one. Every business is not a social enterprise… because if it was then we don’t need to have a separate name ca...


The nation needs new hope, new horizon: Succession stakes and Opposition strategy

26 April 2017

The victory in Round One of the French elections and his highly probable election as the new President of France on 7 May, of Emmanuel Macron, the young outsider with a neo-Centrist or ‘Alt-Centrist’ stance, underscores that the global...


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