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Unilever ends 2016 with sales growth below estimates in India, Brazil

/ Friday, 27 January 2017 00:00

Reuters: Consumer goods maker Unilever reported lower-than-expected fourth-quarter sales on Thursday, blaming the demonetisation in India and weak ...


WOW City Edition ‘There is a better way’ to motivate corporate sector

/ Friday, 27 January 2017 00:00

The first WOW City Edition for 2017 with Phillip Weeraratne is scheduled to be held with an astounding line up of speakers to inspire and motivate ...


Brand Finance and Landor rebrand Sri Lanka’s high profile corporates

/ Friday, 27 January 2017 00:00

Brand Finance Lanka has been Sri Lanka’s leading brand consulting firm for the last 14 years, and has contributed to the evolving branding ne...


3W Consulting to launch 1st International Black Belt in Retail Program in Sri Lanka

/ Friday, 27 January 2017 00:00

3WConsulting (3WC), Sri Lanka’s leading enterprise renewal and management consultants, together with the Global Retail Association (GRA) has ...


BMICH rewards 25 years’ service tenure

/ Wednesday, 25 January 2017 00:00

BMICH commenced the first working day of 2017 with a multi-ethnic, multi-religious inauguration to herald the New Year on an inspiring note designe...


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. ...


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Ting, ting! Alarm bells for the economy, jingle bells for the banks!

24 February 2017

Even after discounting for political rhetoric (on all sides), economists are convinced that our economy is in a critical stage. This course is the culmination effect of how the economy has been managed over the last few decades. At the same time, ...


A ‘Big Match’ ban: Monkey business?

24 February 2017

FEVER – There is a sense in which tradition (not always defensible on rational grounds) is a rite of passage for politicians as much as for schoolboys in which to “Be (Thou) Forever” means players from all walks of life partake i...


Government very badly needs a PR machine to highlight the positives

24 February 2017

When the BJP was getting a lot of bad press all over the world and particularly in the US, to counter the bad press, Lal Krishna Advani, then BJP President, decided to launch an overseas wing to educate American lawmakers, the American people and ...


Mobilising against measles

23 February 2017

The WHO South-East Asia Region is making rapid progress against vaccine-preventable diseases. The Region was certified polio-free in 2014. Maternal and neonatal tetanus was routed in 2016. And routine immunisation for diseases such as diphtheria a...


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