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CIM Sri Lanka partners Emerald International

/ Wednesday, 25 May 2016 00:00

The Chartered Institute of Marketing Sri Lanka entered into a strategic partnership with Emerald International Ltd., one of the leading shirt brand...


Michel Nugawela Designs develops new corporate identity and positioning for JAT Holdings

/ Wednesday, 25 May 2016 00:00

  Rebrand of conglomerate to drive aggressive growth and expansion in Sri Lanka and region JAT Holdings was established...


Omar Khan to address IPM Business Leaders’ Forum

/ Wednesday, 25 May 2016 00:00

Leadership expert and team transformational specialist Omar Khan will be addressing the IPM Business Leaders’ Forum on Wednesday 25 May at th...


Unilever, L’Oreal, Henkel vie for Vogue International

/ Wednesday, 25 May 2016 00:00

Reuters: Unilever NV, Henkel & Co KgaA AG , L’Oréal SA and other companies have submitted first-round bids in the auction for OGX ...


Unleashing Sri Lanka’s potential via labour and human capital reforms

/ Tuesday, 24 May 2016 00:01

Daily FT-Colombo University MBA Alumni Association forum shares key insights from public-private sector experts Labour Minis...


Why Sri Lanka needs a national vision and strategy for labour

/ Friday, 20 May 2016 00:10

Recently, at a FT-Colombo University forum it was noted that Sri Lanka very badly needs a national vision for labour, backed by funding, realistic ...


Kelani Cables bestows nation with highly-skilled electrical technicians with university certificates

/ Friday, 20 May 2016 00:00

  The occasion of the presentation of certificates. From left: Manager Human Resource Gihan Widanagama, Manager Brand Development Channa Jayas...


Rs. 2.2 b Japanese grant for Research and Training Complex at Jaffna Uni. Faculty of Agriculture

/ Friday, 20 May 2016 00:00

  The Government of Japan grants 1,667 million Japanese Yen (approximately Rs. 2.2 billion) to the Government of Sri Lanka fo...


Sri Lanka to chair ‘Abu Dhabi Dialogue’ among Asian Countries of Labour Origin and Destination

/ Friday, 20 May 2016 00:00

  Sri Lanka has been unanimously elected to be the next Chair-in-Office of the 17 member ‘Abu Dhabi Dialogue’ (AD...


Sri Lanka-German Training Institute now open for registrations

/ Wednesday, 18 May 2016 00:00

  The Sri Lanka-German Training Institute (SLGTI) located in Kilinochchi (north of Sri Lanka) is now open for student registr...


EFC and top HR experts join hands to beat workplace stress

/ Wednesday, 18 May 2016 00:00

  Marking the World Day for Safety and Health at Workplace, the Employers’ Federation of Ceylon (EFC) conducted a semin...


Motivational seminar ‘Discover the Winner in you’ at The American Center

/ Wednesday, 18 May 2016 00:00

Farill Farook, motivational speaker and business strategist will conduct a seminar on ‘Discover the winner in you on 25 May from 4 p.m. to 5:...


Masterclass in creating a great workplace to be held on the 26th

/ Wednesday, 18 May 2016 00:00

With over 25 years of research in 52 countries worldwide, covering over 7000 organizations backing up the Great Place to Work Model, Great Place to...


Brandix graduates second batch of associates from P.A.C.E. program

/ Wednesday, 18 May 2016 00:00

  A second batch of Brandix associates that completed the Personal Advancement & Career Enhancement (P.A.C.E.) program fo...


NHRDC promotes Continuous Professional Development in public sector

/ Monday, 16 May 2016 00:00

National Human Resources Development Council of Sri Lanka (NHRDC) under the purview of the Ministry of National Policies and Economic Affairs has ...


Society of Structural Engineers announces dates of International Structural Engineering Conclaves

/ Monday, 16 May 2016 00:00

Society of Structural Engineers Sri Lanka (SSE-SL) organises three Structural Engineering Conclaves namely ‘Innovative Structures and Smart B...


New examination pattern for EPS TOPIK – Point system for recruitment of foreign workers

/ Wednesday, 11 May 2016 00:00

The Human Resources Development Services of Korea (HRD Korea), a strategic partner for successful overseas employment, is offering a wide array of ...


Maximising human potential to eliminate waste

/ Wednesday, 11 May 2016 00:00

    The Institute of Lean Management (ILM) awards ceremony 2016 first quarter was held at the Galadari Hotel on 4 May. ...


Sri Lanka’s first Institute of Hospitality & Banking opens for business

/ Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:05

The Swiss Institute of Hospitality and Banking was launched by Minister for Tourism John Amaratunga on 5 May amidst a distinguished gathering inclu...


NPS concludes int’l seminar on Knowledge Management and Innovations for Organisational Development

/ Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:03

By Harsha Udayakantha Peiris Knowledge is the most important resource in most organisations today. Organisations are hiring minds, not hands, and...


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Perfections and imperfections of a hub aspirant

26 May 2016

The United Arab Emirates had almost unlimited capital, but very little of everything else. How they obtained the other necessary resources to achieve what UAE is today, is an impressive story of realism, courage and wisdom   ...


Believe Me I am Genuine: Economics of Trust

26 May 2016

Introduction The world is moving towards consumption of healthy foods. Growing concerns over non-communicable diseases such as diabetics, high blood pressure and cholesterol have pushed people to consume healthy foods.  One clear determin...


Women’s importance to Sri Lanka’s economic prosperity

26 May 2016

 Women’s contribution to the Sri Lankan economy is remarkable as major foreign exchange earning sectors comprise a larger proportion of women. Yet, Sri Lanka’s female labour force participation is behind many Asian nations. Pre...


‘Something is rotten’

26 May 2016

The appointment of ex-TRC Director General Anusha Palpitato high bureaucratic office in the Home Affairs Ministry and tolerance of senior officials publicly hobnobbing with sinister and notorious corporate entities like the Avant-Garde Chairman sm...


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