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Second Youth Leadership Program a success

/ Monday, 24 April 2017 00:02

The Youth Leadership, Public Speaking and English Education program conducted by Speaker and Trainer Farill Farook was successfully concluded with ...


Oxford Business Group launches academic program in Sri Lanka

/ Monday, 24 April 2017 00:01

Students given ‘valuable research tool’ on emerging markets Students at the University of Colombo were recently provided...


PIM MBA in Oman: A Sri Lankan pride

/ Monday, 24 April 2017 00:00

It was indeed memorable to organise an inauguration of a brand new MBA batch at the Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM) in Muscat, ...


IPM Sri Lanka makes presence felt at APFHRM

/ Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

Prof. Ajantha Dharmasiri (centre) receiving Certificate of Accreditation of PQHRM Qualification from APFHRM President Chris Till while APFHRM Secre...


Kelani Cables provides know-how in electrical wire manufacturing to electrical technicians in Batticaloa

/ Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

Kelani Cables PLC, Sri Lanka’s number one brand in secure electrical and communication cables provided knowledge in electrical wire manufactu...


Thinking out of the Gender Box

/ Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

Women in Management (WIM), dedicated to uniting Sri Lanka’s professional, career and entrepreneur women since its inception, successfully con...


CMA CPD workshop on ‘Big Data Analytics for Accounting’

/ Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

The Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka (CMA) will conduct a CPD workshop on ‘Big Data Analytics for Accounting’...


Help for workplace harassment in Sri Lanka at hand for the first time

/ Tuesday, 18 April 2017 00:24

Self-help guide written by experienced corporate professional Fiona Nanayakkara  Sri Lankan professionals will now have ...


IPM Sri Lanka appoints P.G. Tennakoon as Chief Operating Officer

/ Tuesday, 18 April 2017 00:22

IPM Sri Lanka – the nation’s leader in Human Resource Management – announced the appointment of their incumbent Director of Finan...


Janashakthi produces one of the Top 100 Most Influential Global HR Professionals

/ Tuesday, 18 April 2017 00:21

Janashakthi Insurance PLC, a leading insurer in Sri Lanka, proudly celebrates the achievement of its team member Hasinda Fernando, for being ranked...


Mr, Mrs, Mx or Misc? Banking giant HSBC introduces gender neutral titles

/ Tuesday, 18 April 2017 00:20

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Banking giant HSBC announced recently that it is introducing a range of gender neutral titles for transgender...


IFC calls for greater participation of women for development

/ Tuesday, 18 April 2017 00:20

In response to the global urgency to do more to increase women’s labour force participation, a big part of IFC’s work globally is in re...


CMA conducts orientation program for passed finalists 2017

/ Monday, 17 April 2017 01:16

The Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka (CMA), the national professional management accounting institution incorporated by P...


CA Sri Lanka’s mentoring program to help nurture aspirations of new chartered accountants

/ Monday, 17 April 2017 00:00

To help new members of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) reach their full professional potential, 15 distinguishe...


Four CPM Fellow Members conferred National Honours by President Maithripala Sirisena

/ Monday, 17 April 2017 00:00

The Institute of Certified Professional Managers congratulates four Fellow Members who were conferred National Honours at the Investiture Ceremony ...


CA Sri Lanka recognises 13 Accredited Learning Partners

/ Tuesday, 11 April 2017 00:06

The 13 Accredited Learning Partners of CA Sri Lanka (from left): 1st row: U.R. Jayewickrama (Institute for Accounting Studies), Rihan Ahmed (KBBS...


Chevron Lubricants Lanka completes 15 years without work place injury extending safety record

/ Tuesday, 11 April 2017 00:05

  Chevron Lubricants Lanka PLC successfully completed 15 years of zero days away from work across the entire operation that i...


Bernadine Jayasinghe takes over as Rotary Club of Colombo City President

/ Tuesday, 11 April 2017 00:05

  Rotary Club of Colombo City held its charter installation ceremony at Hilton Colombo Residences recently. Rotary Internati...


Mitra Innovation teaches University of Moratuwa students how to maximise entrepreneurial ideas

/ Tuesday, 11 April 2017 00:04

  Sri Lankan and UK based Mitra Innovation recently conducted a workshop at the University of Moratuwa for aspiring entrepren...


Heidelberg University opens more opportunities for Sri Lanka

/ Tuesday, 11 April 2017 00:00

From left: Sri Lanka Hony. Consul in Stuttgart  Norbert H. Quack, Prof. Siri Hettige, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Eitel, Rector  of the Heidlebu...


Today's Columnists

Ice Men – 2

25 April 2017

In 1969, Colombo Cold Stores, the popular supplier of dairy and other food items, marked its diamond jubilee by bringing out a short souvenir book titled ‘Ceylon in our Times 1894-1969’. While reporting various social/political/persona...


PR disasters: United Airlines to Meethotamulla 

25 April 2017

  In a world that is going through economic and political turmoil fuelled by inconsistent decisions coming from US President Donald Trump, we in the business world have no option but to hone our skill in mastering the art of ...


Diving into the concerns of high cost of living

25 April 2017

    Advertisements were seen in super markets during the New Year festivals, offering discounts for rice though there were concerns about the escalation of rice prices a few months ago, that led the government to impose a...


Can Meethotamulla garbage mountain direct Sri Lanka towards a green country?

25 April 2017

The collapse of the Meethotamulla garbage mountain killed unsuspecting poor and also shocked the politicians who refused to take action for decades – Pix by Shehan Gunasekara   For many families living near the ...


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