HR

“CIMA allows professionals to thrive in strategic roles”: MAS Intimates CEO

/ Wednesday, 21 June 2017 00:00

Suren Fernando, FCMA, CGMA, began his career with the CIMA Professional Qualification and an undergraduate degree in Engineering. Currently, he is ...


ICBT crowned champions at 2nd Inter-University eSports Championship by Gamer.LK

/ Monday, 19 June 2017 00:35

ICBT – Winners of Inter-University Championship 2017 For the second consecutive year, Gamer.LK, the country’s multi-ge...


IPM Great HR Debate

/ Monday, 19 June 2017 00:34

Winners of the two semifinals Airtel and CDB will battle it out for the IPM Great HR Debate champions trophy at the IPM National HR Confer...


Kumari Grero appointed new Head of TISSL

/ Monday, 19 June 2017 00:33

Kumari Grero, Coordinating Principal of Lyceum International Schools was recently appointed as the Chairperson of The International Schools of Sri ...


Nations Trust Bank partners with University of Colombo Alumni

/ Wednesday, 14 June 2017 00:03

NTB Bank Consultant Keshini Jayawardena, NTB Bank DGM Legal and Administration Theja De Silva, NTB Bank Chief Executive Officer Renuka Fernando, Al...


BOI Job Fair creates opportunities for youth of hill country

/ Wednesday, 14 June 2017 00:02

The Board of Investment of Sri Lanka in collaboration with the Ministry of Strategic Development and International Trade, Kandy District S...


Navigating success in a man’s world

/ Wednesday, 14 June 2017 00:01

CICT Commercial and Marketing Head Catriona Jayasundera – Pic by Lasantha Kumara   When Catriona Jayasundara first began...


IPM Great HR Practices 2017: A new initiative to recognise results-driven outcomes

/ Tuesday, 13 June 2017 00:01

Over the years, the Human Resource Management (HRM) discipline has played a significant role in adding value to organisations. Such contributions a...


Raising the bar with charter status for HR professionals

/ Monday, 12 June 2017 01:38

An interview with IPM Sri Lanka President Prof. Ajantha Dharmasiri, who shares his thoughts on IPM, its regional standing and its role in uplifting...


Mankind International partners Hummingbird for usage of Mettl psychometric assessment in recruitment

/ Monday, 12 June 2017 01:36

Pioneer in recruitment, Mankind International has teamed up with Hummingbird International to use psychometric and competency assessments as part o...


World Health Organization adopts global plan on dementia

/ Monday, 12 June 2017 01:33

The plan opens a new era in understanding, care and treatment – but governments must act now. The plan acknowledges that dementia is not a no...


ILO calls to build resilience in vulnerable communities in Sri Lanka

/ Monday, 12 June 2017 01:33

Says in conflicts and disasters, protect children from child labour World Day Against Child Labour 12 June, brings to light the impact that...


EDEX Mid-Year Expo 2017 enables youth to have an exclusive future

/ Monday, 12 June 2017 01:27

The EDEX Mid-Year Expo 2017 was successfully launched recently to its stake-holders. Pioneering the sector, EDEX remains the uncontested and larg...


Anthony Nair takes over as Group Head of Finance at Just In Time Group

/ Wednesday, 7 June 2017 00:00

Just In Time Group, a flagship ICT systems integration and services provider in Sri Lanka with 20 years in operation, has announced the appointment...


David Stanford elected as CIMA President

/ Wednesday, 7 June 2017 00:00

David Stanford FCMA CGMA has been elected as 84th president of The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).  Over the course of a...


4 Sri Lankan scholars getting their degrees at 2nd convocation of South Asia University

/ Wednesday, 7 June 2017 00:00

New Delhi: South Asian University is conducting its second convocation at the Pravasi Bhartiya Kendra, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi on Monday, 12 June. ...


New module on conflict transformation in universities from 2018

/ Wednesday, 7 June 2017 00:00

The Office for National Unity and Reconciliation (ONUR), chaired by former president Chandrika Kumaratunga, in partnership with University Grants C...


CIMA Global Council’s first Asian woman, Sri Lankan Melanie Kanaka invited to serve second term

/ Wednesday, 7 June 2017 00:00

Melanie Kanaka FCMA, CGMA; B.Com (Hons.) and MBA (US), Head of Finance and Administration of the World Bank for Sri Lanka and Maldives, created his...


CA Sri Lanka’s DISSCA program trains accounting professionals to fight cybercrime

/ Tuesday, 6 June 2017 00:05

With cybercrime attacks increasing across the world, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) continued to play a lead ro...


PIM faculty members at 14th South Asian Management Forum in the Maldives

/ Tuesday, 6 June 2017 00:03

Five members of the PIM faculty presented three papers at the 14th South Asian Management Forum in the Maldives, organised by the Association of Ma...


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Saman Kelegama: Even the blood running through his veins is oriented to economics

27 June 2017

The bearded economist who saw shortcomings of Sri Lanka’s liberalisation move My association with Dr. Saman Kelegama, Executive Director of the Institute of Policy Studies or IPS, dates back to the early 1990s when I had the opportunity to...


ICC cricketing lessons for Sri Lankan economy

27 June 2017

     It has been proven over time how sports strategies can be used by many other disciplines. An eagerly anticipated event on the cricketing calendar was the ICC Champions Trophy. An underdog in terms of its rank we...


A conspiracy theory: Tread with extreme caution, Sri Lanka

24 June 2017

  Politics as the science of attaining “power” The first lessons taught to any student of the science of politics almost invariably includes a reference to the 16th century Florentine philosopher Machiavell...


Most Venerable Mahanayake, I don’t know why…

24 June 2017

“I think that hate is a feeling that can only exist where there is no understanding” – Tennessee Williams, Sweet Bird of Youth     A few days ago we had the Ven. Warakagoda Shri Gnanarathana, Mah...


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