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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...


Vyawasaya 2017

/ Saturday, 1 April 2017 00:00

Vyawasaya 2017, the trade and education exhibition organised by the Small Enterprises Development Bureau of Sri Lanka, was launched at the BMICH in...


Technocity’s ‘Night of Glory’

/ Thursday, 30 March 2017 00:00

Technocity, the only HP distributor in Sri Lanka to cover all segments and product categories, held the Technocity Partner Awards 2016 under the th...


Ananda College holds Dinner Dance ‘Golden Nite 2017’

/ Tuesday, 28 March 2017 00:00

Ananda College held its annual Dinner Dance, ‘Golden Nite 2017,’ at Cinnamon Lakeside recently. It was held for the 32nd successive yea...


SACKOBA Colombo Branch holds global conference and hosts cocktails

/ Monday, 27 March 2017 00:01

The St. Anthony’s College, Kandy OBA (SACKOBA) Colombo Branch organised a global conference at Hilton Colombo Residences recently, with the p...


RN Group of Companies celebrates 20 years of engineering

/ Friday, 24 March 2017 01:29

The management of RN Group of Companies celebrated 20 years of engineering success at the Galadari Hotel Colombo recently  &ndash...


Rewarding sustainability

/ Thursday, 23 March 2017 00:00

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) recently felicitated what were deemed as Sri Lanka’s most transparent and accountab...


People’s Bank holds Achievers Awards

/ Thursday, 23 March 2017 00:00

People’s Bank Achievers Awards 2016 was held at the Eagle’s Lakeside, Attidiya recently   ...


Ceylinco Life Olympians

/ Thursday, 23 March 2017 00:00

Ceylinco Life Awards Ceremony 2017 under the theme of “Ceylinco Life Olympians” was held at the BMICH Main Hall recently. Sri...


‘Reunite & Reconnect’ MBA Night 2017

/ Wednesday, 22 March 2017 00:08

MBA Night 2017 of the MBA Alumni Association of the University of Colombo was held recently at Cinnamon Lakeside. It was a glamorous event with wid...


Honouring our heroes

/ Wednesday, 22 March 2017 00:01

The Investiture Ceremony of conferring National Honours on distinguished personalities, who rendered a noble service to the country and its advance...


BDO celebration

/ Tuesday, 21 March 2017 00:00

BDO management and staff hosted cocktails with BDO Global CEO Martin Van Roekel and BDO Asia Pacific CEO Stephen Darley at the Cinnamon Lakeside re...


Ex-Sampath Bankers Club holds AGM

/ Tuesday, 21 March 2017 00:00

The Ex-Sampath Bankers Club held its first Annual General Meeting recently at BRC. At the AGM, the following members were elected to the Executive ...


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Tiny commitments from a thousand homes – mind separating matter!

25 May 2017

     Some may be wondering after Meethotamulla where all the Colombo waste is going. However, I do have a feeling that most had no idea whatsoever where things were disappearing into until the pictures of Meethotamul...


Why do agricultural value chains fail? Part V: Incentives to exploit

24 May 2017

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Implications for democracy?

24 May 2017

A review of ‘Disposable Leaders’ by Rodney Tiffen By Laksiri Fernando ‘Your opponents sit opposite you, while your enemies sit behind.’ They stab. This is the background story related by Rodney Tiffen, in his ever...


Yahapalanaya unleashes rabid dogs

23 May 2017

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