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SLFUW plans to inspire women

/ Tuesday, 25 July 2017 00:39

An interactive discussion titled ‘Inspiring Women’ has been organised by the Sri Lanka Federation of University Women (SLFUW.) In keepi...


Business Role Model honours for Cotton Collection’s Niloufer Anverally

/ Tuesday, 25 July 2017 00:38

Niloufer Esufally Anverally, Founder/Managing Director of fashion retail icon Cotton Collection, was honoured as Business Role Model of the Year 20...


Women in Management and IFC confer ‘Gold in Career Achievement’ to Darshi Talpahewa of Hayleys

/ Monday, 24 July 2017 01:06

Darshi Talpahewa, Group Head of HR, Legal, Security and Corporate Communications & Sustainability – Hayleys PLC, accepting the Gold Award...


Stasshani Jayawardena recognised for Hospitality Sector Leadership

/ Monday, 24 July 2017 01:05

Stasshani Jayawardena, Director of Aitken Spence PLC and Chairperson of Aitken Spence Hotel Managements Ltd. was recently awarded the Hotel & H...


Rotarian Gowri awarded International Leadership Award 2017

/ Monday, 24 July 2017 01:04

Rotarian Gowri Rajan awarded the ‘International Leadership for Women’ by World Bank Country Director Idah Pswarayi-Riddihough while als...


ACCA Sri Lanka welcomes 77 new members to fraternity

/ Monday, 24 July 2017 01:03

New Members with ACCA Global President Brian McEnery, ACCA Sri Lanka Member Network Panel Chairman Adrian Perera, ACCA Sri Lanka Member Network Pan...


Senior officers get a flavour of Europe through PIM’s international program

/ Monday, 24 July 2017 01:02

The Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM) conducted its third European international leadership program for a batch of senior officer...


Govt. ensures free vocational education to youth: President

/ Friday, 21 July 2017 00:00

The Government is taking measures to strengthen free education and provide free vocational education to the youth in the country, President Maithr...


IFS Mind Masters Challenge 2017

/ Friday, 21 July 2017 00:00

The IFS Mind Masters Challenge was held for the third consecutive year recently at the Hilton Colombo Residences in Colombo. IFS Mind Masters is a ...


5 innovative ways to produce job-worthy graduates

/ Friday, 21 July 2017 00:00

  Success lies in industry links, technology, skills development, new modes of education delivery, and school-to-work tr...


Manufacturing Management students visit Toyota and Sodick factories in Thailand

/ Friday, 21 July 2017 00:00

Students of the Master in Manufacturing Management program recently visited the Toyota Motor Corporation and Sodick Electrical Discharge Machines (...


INSEE Cement partners with PIM to develop business leaders

/ Wednesday, 19 July 2017 00:00

INSEE Cement joined hands with the Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM), Sri Lanka’s premier centre of excellence in management educati...


Vindya Vithana wins Young Leadership of the Year – Business

/ Wednesday, 19 July 2017 00:00

Vindya Vithana received the Gold Award for Young Leadership in Business at the seventh ‘Top 50 Professional and Career Women Awards,’ w...


Airtel wins big at Best Employer Brand Awards 2017

/ Wednesday, 19 July 2017 00:00

Bharti Airtel Lanka won big at the 12th Employer Brand Awards held at Taj Samudra, Colombo.  Airtel was awarded the Best Employer Brand Awar...


NDB shines at World HRD Congress Best Employer Brand Awards 2017

/ Tuesday, 18 July 2017 00:00

NDB was felicitated with two awards for Best Training Partnership with External Vendorsand Best Employer Brand Awardat the World HRD Congr...


New finance jobs being created as a result of economic changes

/ Tuesday, 18 July 2017 00:00

With USD to LKR exchange rate touching an all time high of 153 , Sri Lankan economy is going through major changes. One of the primary causes for r...


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/ Tuesday, 18 July 2017 00:00

The caption of this picture in the story titled “Mountain Hawk Express amongst ‘Best Companies to Work for’ once again&r...


Pan Asia Bank receives Best Employer Brand Award

/ Monday, 17 July 2017 00:01

Bank’s benchmark HR practices comes into spotlight Sri Lanka’s fastest growing commercial bank, Pan Asia Banking Corpora...


Census Department adds gender-segregated data on website

/ Monday, 17 July 2017 00:01

The Census and Statistics Department launched a new web page for ‘Gender Statistics’ to cater to the increasing demand for gender disag...


DIMO achieves Laurette Status at Great Place to Work Awards 2017

/ Monday, 17 July 2017 00:01

Once again DIMO proved delivering its employee value proposition ‘Making Work Enjoyable and Rewarding’ by featuring in the list of Top ...


Today's Columnists

Should the BOI be shut down?

28 July 2017

Justice Minister Dr. Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe very boldly stated at the Sri Lanka Economic Summit on Wednesday that the Board of Investment should be shut down. The BOI is the PM’s brainchild and an offshoot of the GCEC.  Wijeyadasa went...


Quotas with ‘zipping’ for women in local government

28 July 2017

The other day I met a woman who is a card-carrying member of a major political party. She is the president of the midwives association in her area. She exuded leadership. She has so much to share with her community about health, lifestyles and oth...


The delicious ironies of idiotic democracy

28 July 2017

Life, as a musically-inclined poet of a previous age once essayed, is what happens when you are planning to do something else. Well, the same may be said for the intentions of Good Governance: that the best-laid plans of mice and men gang aft agle...


‘Into Africa’ – from troubled continent to a land of opportunities

28 July 2017

It was the continent that made headlines for all the wrong reasons: the great famine in Ethiopia and HIV pandemic in 1980s, the Rwandan genocide in 1990s, and the Somalian civil war in 2000’s grabbed headlines. By mid-2000 some of the Afric...


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