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Spa Ceylon opens fourth Indian outlet in Hyderabad; Karachi next

/ Tuesday, 30 August 2016 00:01

Spa Ceylon, the world’s leading luxury Ayurveda brand, continues to expand its global footprint and has just opened a grand 4,000 sq...


Natural Sapphires launches Blue Romantic collection in Colombo

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:02

Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake during the preview and launch celebration of Natural Sapphires blue on Tuesday 23rd August at Rotunda ...


Colombo Fleamarket in September

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:02

The Colombo Fleamarket will take place on Sunday 25 September from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the J.R. Jayewardene Centre, 191, Dharmapala Mawatha, Colom...


Bigger and better discounts with ‘Sampath August Offers’

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

SampathCards, the renowned credit card brand for offering value added discounts, is introducing the sequel of its monthly composite offers – ...


Shopping fiesta this weekend

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

The Old Girls Association (OGA) of the Khairiya Girls College, Dematagoda has organised ‘Souqul Hajj’ Shopping Fiesta to mark the Hajj ...


Aviraté A/W 2016 collection inspired by a blend of classic and modern

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

Aviraté, an international lifestyle fashion brand owned by Timex &Fergasam Group, recently launched its winter collection throu...


Celebrate Loyalty at The Factory Outlet

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

When it comes to apparel shopping, the one thing better than affordable pricing, is a great customer loyalty program ‒ and what’s even bett...


Popular clothing brand Emerald celebrates 60 years of success in Sri Lanka

/ Thursday, 18 August 2016 00:00

From left Emerald Senior Head of Marketing and Business Development Kisani Dahanayake, Emerald Executive Director M. M. M. Ihsan, Emerald Managing ...


Globally-acclaimed Meiya & Alvin Toy Collection returns home to delight Sri Lankan children

/ Thursday, 18 August 2016 00:00

A globally-reputed but proudly Sri Lankan toy manufacturing company, DSL Lanka Ltd, is poised to launch its famous range of toys to the local marke...


Royal Turf Club sponsors Zudhora Victorian High Tea

/ Thursday, 18 August 2016 00:00

  The Royal Turf Club who conduct ‘Racing at the Highest level’, sponsored Zudhora’s first anniversary cou...


Lassana Flora opens new flagship floral store in heart of Colombo

/ Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:03

Lassana Flora, Sri Lanka’s premier floral solutions provider recently opened the doors of its new flagship floral store, the largest and most...


Make TV simple again with LG WebOS: Only from Abans

/ Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:02

Sitting for hours clicking the remote waiting for something interesting to come on TV is a thing of the past. Now with endowed world class technolo...


Shop till you drop at Karat

/ Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:01

Crish Panchal, Director of The Mango Tree and Jack Tree, originally hailed from the clothing industry. It has always been her dream and desire to g...


TFO brings affordable fashion to Ja-Ela

/ Friday, 5 August 2016 00:00

Mr. Muneer Rafik (COO) and Mr. Asif Iqbal (Director) The Factory Outlet opened in 2011 with their showroom in Havelock Town a...


St. Ives makes official debut in Sri Lanka via Natural Wonders

/ Friday, 5 August 2016 00:00

Mahesha Fernando, Sudesh Sawant, Dipankar Banerjee, Michael Mannian and Chamil Wickrame Premier distributor company Natural Wonders Ltd. ha...


Fashion Bug launches Tourist Guide Privilege Card

/ Friday, 5 August 2016 00:00

Once again popular retail clothing chain Fashion Bug has initiated a scheme which is bound to further build up its customer base, in thi...


Tiesh presents ‘For Him’, the daring men’s range

/ Friday, 5 August 2016 00:00

Tiesh, one of Sri Lanka’s leading contemporary jewellers has entered the men’s market to meet a new growing demand. The new range, &lsq...


CAHM welcomes Rishi Desai

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

  Providing local and international students with a 100% Australian qualification, the Colombo Academy of Hospitality Manag...


FADNA Arunella: To eradicate diabetes

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

About one in five Sri Lankans suffer from diabetes. The disease is among the five most malignant non-communicable in the country. So far, it has cl...


FACETS 2016 to debut Premier Jewellery Pavilion

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

The 26th edition of ‘FACETS’, Sri Lanka’s foremost annual International Gem and Jewellery Show – from 1 to 4 September, wil...


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The sacred and profane at crossroads

31 August 2016

 Listening to President Maithripala Sirisena at the Matara rally threating to reveal secrets of the Joint Opposition, instinctively I recalled this exquisitely emblematic confluence of the benign and the bawdy that Steinbeck describes in his ...


Colombo Port City: Did Ranil display an ‘ace’ in statecraft and diplomacy?

31 August 2016

  Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe must be commended for renegotiating the entire Port City agreement and changing the name to Colombo International Financial City (CIFC), which gives a marketing boost for the project  ...


Going back to the basics: SMEs need a single line ministry

30 August 2016

Let’s accept it - we are facing challenging times politically and economically. While some can blame the past, the fact of the matter is that the private sector is crying out for policy consistency and the support of the public sector throug...


Towards a mosquito-free monsoon

30 August 2016

Mosquitos spread life-threatening diseases; control them now Mosquitos are a pest with no equal. Though not all mosquitos transmit life-threatening diseases, those that do kill approximately 725,000 people worldwide every year. When n...


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