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CA Sri Lanka kicks off seminar series to educate stakeholders on Accounting Standards (SLFRS)

/ Friday, 30 September 2016 00:01

In its continuing efforts to educate its stakeholders on the latest changes to the accounting standards applicable in a local content, the Institut...


New Toastmasters club in Ja-Ela and Kandana areas

/ Friday, 30 September 2016 00:01

Toastmasters International is a world leader in communication and leadership development, with a membership of more than 345,000. Members improve t...


SL Ambassador discusses employment opportunities for skilled Lankans in Bahrain

/ Friday, 30 September 2016 00:01

The Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Bahrain, Dr. A.P. Saj U. Mendis, met with the Minister of Works, Municipalities, Urban Planning and Development and ...


Getting beyond the rhetoric on education and skills sector reform

/ Friday, 30 September 2016 00:01

Annually, the World Economic Forum ranks countries in the Global Competitiveness Index — a decent gauge of which nations are best po...


Sri Lanka wins first award in the global mobility industry

/ Friday, 30 September 2016 00:01

Founder of A. S. & Associates Resource also known as EVisaLaw and Sri Lanka Relocation Services Sarrah Sammoon won second place in the prestigi...


CTC successfully concludes Leadership Acceleration Programme

/ Friday, 30 September 2016 00:01

As part of its continued efforts to groom employees in leadership roles and impart knowledge on diverse areas of business, Ceylon Tobacco ...


Chevron, German Tech continue to uplift technical knowledge of future generation for 15th year

/ Thursday, 29 September 2016 00:00

Chevron Lubricants Lanka Lead Technical Assistant Wasantha Pushpakumara with CGTTI Principal Shantha Karunarathna addressing the final yea...


‘Kelani Shakthi’ energising Jaffna youth bestows certificates to first batch of students

/ Thursday, 29 September 2016 00:00

  The first batch of ‘Kelani Shakthi’ receiving their certificates. From left: ‘Kelani Shakthi’ Course Directo...


Lanka Knowledge Bank honours science author

/ Thursday, 29 September 2016 00:00

Bulathsinhala (right) receives the ‘Starglobe’ from Lanka Knowledge Bank President Anura C. Perera. Others from left are Book Publisher...


Industry leader, ACL Cables continues 2nd educative session for SLIIT undergraduates

/ Thursday, 29 September 2016 00:00

  ACL Cables the No.1 cable in Sri Lanka, leader in volume, turnover and recognised as the undisputed technology provider in ...


‘Ada Derana Sri Lankan of the Year’ recognises eminent personalities

/ Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:01

The first-ever ‘Ada Derana Sri Lankan of the Year’ awards ceremony was recently held at the Hilton, Colombo to honour and cel...


IPM Sri Lanka, National Youth Development Bureau in strategic partnership

/ Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:01

From left: IPM Executive Director Peter Dabare, IPM Immediate Past President Rohitha Amarapala, IPM Honorary Secretary Ken Vijayakumar, IP...


CDB, First Capital and People’s Leasing & Finance power 37th National Conference of Chartered Accountants with Gold

/ Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:01

CDB DGM – Finance Hasitha Dassanayake and DGM – Liability Portfolio and Sales Isanka Kotigala exchanging the sponsorship chequ...


Video job ads by Xpressjobs.lk make job hunting easier

/ Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:01

Xpressjobs.lk is a startup that was launched in November 2015, to fill a vacuum between jobseekers and employers.  Pioneered by Chathum Henega...


Kumar Sangakkara Sri Lankan icon and Dr. Ajith Perera Unsung Hero crowned at Sri Lankan of the Year 2016

/ Tuesday, 27 September 2016 00:05

Kumar Sangakkara with Dr. Ajith Perera with the awards won   The country’s most influential opinion leaders were amongst...


IPM delegates participate at 35th NHRC in Mumbai

/ Tuesday, 27 September 2016 00:04

Standing from left: Lakmini Rajapaksha, Jayanath Abeywardane, Sampath Prashan, Sumanadasa Gamage, Prasanna Liyanage, Rangana Rajapaksha, Nilmala An...


HR role in improving Public Sector Delivery: Lecture by Dinesh Weerakkody

/ Tuesday, 27 September 2016 00:03

A lecture by Dinesh Weerakkody Former Chairman Commercial Bank of Ceylon and Chairman National Human Resources Development Council of Sri Lanka wil...


Pakistan President confers high civil award on Ifthikhar Aziz

/ Tuesday, 27 September 2016 00:02

The Government of Pakistan has conferred the prestigious Medal of Services ‘Tamgha-i-Khidmat’ on Ifthikhar Aziz for his meritorious ser...


Australia’s UWA appoints MTI for Sri Lanka

/ Tuesday, 27 September 2016 00:01

The University of Western Australia (UWA) has appointed MTI Consulting as its representative in Sri Lanka for marketing and student recruitments.&n...


Sanjeev and Kumar join strengths once again to build ‘The Smart Professional’

/ Wednesday, 21 September 2016 00:01

Two leading corporate trainers, Sanjeev Jayaratnam and Kumar de Silva have joined strengths once again to host yet another one-day Motivat...


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Economic diplomacy and ETCA

1 October 2016

      Economic diplomacy is the use of the full spectrum economic tools of the state to achieve its national interest. Economic diplomacy includes all the economic activities, including but not limited to export...


‘Eluga Tamil’ and the constitutional litmus test

30 September 2016

Nationalists are mobilising in the North and the South against a constitution building process that will soon step out of the shadows In an ironic twist, last Saturday marked an epoch in the lifespan of two nationalist movements in ...


Getting beyond the rhetoric on education and skills sector reform

30 September 2016

Annually, the World Economic Forum ranks countries in the Global Competitiveness Index — a decent gauge of which nations are best positioned to squeeze efficiency out of their businesses and to attract companies and investment from ...


Connected Finance: Setting up your business for higher gains

29 September 2016

By Asanka Abeysinghe  Technology today is changing and shaping the scope of the financial industry at a rapid pace. Customers are frequently looking for more convenient ways to interact with their respective financial institutions and carry...


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