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Fashion for a cause

/ Saturday, 25 June 2011 00:54

Salon Nilu presented an evening of bridal wear, fantasy and entertainment produced and choreographed by Lou Ching Wong Studio recently. The show was i...


Rewards and benefits with Ceylon Continental’s new Loyalty Card Scheme

/ Friday, 24 June 2011 02:17

On 17 June Ceylon Continental Hotel launched a new Loyalty Card scheme aimed at patrons of the Hotel. The event took place at the hotel’s newly ...


CIM showcases ‘Fashion Trends’

/ Thursday, 23 June 2011 00:00

The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) hosted its Networking Night on ‘Fashion Trends’ recently at the CIM Sri Lanka Region Office. ...


Aitken Spence and TNT Express celebrate 30 year partnership

/ Wednesday, 22 June 2011 00:00

Leading global business-to-business express delivery company TNT Express had an evening of cocktails to mark its 30th year of operations in Sri Lanka....


Israeli inspiration

/ Tuesday, 21 June 2011 00:00

The Embassy of Israel hosted a National Day reception at Park Street Hotel Colombo, attended by Ambassador of Israel to Sri Lanka Mark Sofer &ndas...


Future Minds opens at BMICH

/ Saturday, 18 June 2011 00:55

The sixth Expo of Future Minds titled ‘No One Left behind’ attracted a range of potential students when it opened on 17 June. The exhibiti...


In glorius 40s

/ Friday, 17 June 2011 00:01

Mackinnons American Express Travels this week celebrated 40 years in global travel partnerships with airlines, customers and staff -Pix By Upul Abayas...


An act of faith

/ Thursday, 16 June 2011 00:17

  Wijeya Newspapers Ltd. yesterday held its annual ‘Aloka Puja’ at the Thanthirimale Temple. Hair relics of Lord Buddha, brought to ...


CMA inaugurates Management Accountants Conference 2011

/ Tuesday, 14 June 2011 00:00

The inauguration of the CMA Management Accountants Conference 2011, annually organised by The Institute of Certified Management Accountants was held e...


Golayas at Guru's do

/ Monday, 13 June 2011 00:00

The Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing organised a Knowledge Forum at the Waters Edge on 6 June which was addressed by world's Marketing Guru Prof. ...


Diverse designs

/ Saturday, 11 June 2011 00:00

Highlighting Edexel’s diverse qualifications – including BTEC qualifications in fashion, graphics and interior design – Academy Of D...


Marketing Guru visits Jetwing Vil Uyana

/ Thursday, 9 June 2011 00:00

Renowned International Marketer Professor Philip Kotler took time off his tight schedule to visit Sigiriya with Sri Lanka Tourism officials. Appropria...


CITS celebrates

/ Wednesday, 8 June 2011 00:00

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Networking at Nuga Gama

/ Monday, 6 June 2011 00:00

The Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing hosted Professor Phillip Kotler to a networking session at Nuga Gama, Cinnamon Grand Colombo. Kotler arrived in t...


Wonders of nature

/ Saturday, 4 June 2011 00:05

The National Association of Photographers – Sri Lanka (NAPSL) is holding an exhibition on environment titled “Soba Ru” till 5 June a...


History revisited

/ Saturday, 4 June 2011 00:00

The much looked forward to annual ‘Cannonball run’ by the Galle Face hotel was held early this week commemorating the historical event tha...


Environment concerns

/ Thursday, 2 June 2011 00:00

The SWITCH-Asia Greening Sri Lanka Hotels Project held a reception to launch their publication. Good practice Guidelines on Environmental Management f...


Hues of Hospitality

/ Wednesday, 1 June 2011 00:05

The 19th Annual General Meeting of the Institute of Hospitality was held last week at the Ramada Hotel, Colombo. The event was followed by a grand coc...


Zonta celebrates achievements of women

/ Monday, 30 May 2011 00:09

The Zonta Club 1 of Colombo recently held the Zonta Woman of Achievement Awards 2011 at the Cinnamon Grand Hotel. The winners this year were from th...


Pomp and pageantry

/ Saturday, 28 May 2011 00:37

The second anniversary of Victory Day was marked with a tribute to war heroes with pomp and pageantry under the patronage of President Mahinda Ra...


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