HR

Renuka City Hotel honours and rewards 46 long-serving employees

/ Monday, 23 January 2017 00:28

Renuka City Hotel recently honoured 46 of its longest-serving staff members at a felicitation ceremony held at the hotel.  Ravi Thambiayah, ...


Rakiya.lk aims to change how companies recruit in Sri Lanka

/ Friday, 20 January 2017 00:00

Rakiya.lk – an online job board has gained wide adoption since their inception in May 2016: They have grown to over 50,000 active candidates ...


IIHS offering Bachelor of Education 

/ Friday, 20 January 2017 00:00

Trailblazer in Sri Lankan education of health sciences, International Institute of Health Sciences (IIHS) introduces Bachelor of Educatio...


Quality circles: A technique to empower floor level employees to touch the bottom line

/ Friday, 20 January 2017 00:00

    Quality circle is a methodology to involve employees for more in decision making and shift the organisation towards a...


Kelani Visura final electrical technicians’ workshop in 2016 held at Hambantota

/ Wednesday, 18 January 2017 00:00

Kelani Cables Sales Engineer Sanjeewa Gunetilleke conducting the ‘Kelani Visura’ program held in Jade Green Hotel, Hambantota &...


Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort & Spa hosts job fair for people with disabilities

/ Wednesday, 18 January 2017 00:00

In keeping with its commitment to uplift, nurture and strengthen partnerships with communities, Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort &...


UTE uses Six Sigma to work side by side with its corporate clients to add value

/ Wednesday, 18 January 2017 00:00

Many companies around the world adopt the Six Sigma Methodology in an effort to improve any area. Six Sigma, a powerful breakthrough in bu...


Toyota Lanka inaugurates HINO National Skill Contest

/ Wednesday, 18 January 2017 00:00

Toyota Lanka being the national dealer distributor for TOYOTA and HINO brands in Sri Lanka and a member of Toyota Group – Japan succ...


Germany hopes public payslips will close gender pay gap

/ Tuesday, 17 January 2017 00:00

AFP: German companies will be forced to be more transparent about how much they pay male and female employees, under new legislation approved last ...


Rob Thomason of CPA Australia appointed to CMA Advisory Council

/ Tuesday, 17 January 2017 00:00

CMA Sri Lanka which has a close association with CPA Australia has appointed Rob Thomason Executive General Manager of Education as a Member of the...


Access Engineering in skills training with Department of Technical Education and Training Facilities

/ Monday, 16 January 2017 00:35

Shortage of skilled workforce is critical to many economies so as to Sri Lanka, which is one of the recognised shortfalls that is an obstacle to ec...


Dr. Dayan Rajapakse awarded Honorary Fellowship from Kingston University UK

/ Monday, 16 January 2017 00:34

One of Sri Lanka’s premier educators and entrepreneurs, Dr. Dayan Rajapakse, was awarded a prestigious Honorary Fellowship from Kingston Univ...


WiLAT empowers young women through ‘Ignite’ mentoring initiative

/ Monday, 16 January 2017 00:33

Women in Logistics and Transport (WiLAT) SL celebrated the second anniversary of its flagship mentoring event recently at The Kingsbury wi...


Kalapuge insights to improving public sector delivery

/ Monday, 16 January 2017 00:31

Dhammika Kalapuge customer service expert delivered a session on delivering better customer service to around 150 public service officers ...


Australia supporting skills for Sri Lanka’s tourism industry

/ Monday, 16 January 2017 00:28

  High Commissioner for Australia in Sri Lanka Bryce Hutchesson and Ministry of Skills Development and Vocational TrainingSecretaryP. ...


World’s jobless to rise amid slower growth, uncertainty: ILO

/ Monday, 16 January 2017 00:25

Reuters: The ranks of the world’s jobless are expected to grow this year due to slow growth, political and economic uncertainty and a lack of...


IPM 3rd Certified HR Auditor Program to Commence on 14 February

/ Wednesday, 11 January 2017 00:00

IPM Sri Lanka – the nation’s leader in human resources management – will be commencing the 3rd Certified HR Auditor Program on 14...


Praguna completes two overseas training programs for 2016

/ Wednesday, 11 January 2017 00:00

The year 2016 has been a significant year for Praguna Management Consultants Ltd, one of the leading supply chain compliance companies in South Asi...


Minodh de Sylva wins Young Achiever Award in India

/ Wednesday, 11 January 2017 00:00

Minodh de Sylva won the prestigious Young Achiever Award - presented to those under the age of 35 with several significant achievements – at ...


CMA Sri Lanka members approved to register as Company Secretaries

/ Wednesday, 11 January 2017 00:00

Members of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka (CMA Sri Lanka) have been approved to register as Company Secretaries. Th...


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Steamrolling of Central Bank by Minister of Finance: An unsavoury development?

23 January 2017

An unsavoury rift between the Central Bank and Minister of Finance A growing rift between Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake and the senior management of the Central Bank is surfacing now, worrying both financial markets and prospective fo...


Sustainability: How that translates to agriculture

23 January 2017

Once cultivated, traditional paddy that is grown organically will establish its own markets based on the consumer demand   For the longest time the word “sustainable agriculture” was a catch phrase only. I...


Yahapalanaya lapses – Is Mahinda the option for Muslims?

21 January 2017

Former Minister, Speaker and Premadasa/Rajapaksa loyalist and National List nominee Parliamentarian A.H.M. Azwer along with a few other Muslim Mahinda diehards claim that Yahapalanaya under President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil W...


First Sinhala talkie ‘Kadawunu Poronduwa’ was released 70 years ago

21 January 2017

History was made 70 years ago when the film ‘Kadawunu Poronduwa’ (Broken Promise) premiered at the Kingsley Theatre in Colombo on 21 January 1947. The Chief Guest was D.S. Senanayake, Minister of Agriculture and Lands under the State C...


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