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The Residences at One Galle Face by Shangri La partners Fine Furniture for another perfect fit by Häecker kitchen germanMade

/ Tuesday, 6 December 2016 00:05

The Residences at One Galle Face by the Shangri-La group is redefining the capital’s skyline and living spaces with luxurious residencies in ...


Santa joins delivery service as Arpico pulls out all stops to celebrate Christmas

/ Tuesday, 6 December 2016 00:04

No elves will be involved, but as the countdown to Christmas begins, retail giant Arpico has enlisted the ultimate icon of good cheer – Santa...


DSI showroom on Main Street, Colombo 11 shows off brand new look for the season

/ Tuesday, 6 December 2016 00:03

On 24 November, D. Samson & Sons Ltd. reopened the DSI Showroom at No. 110, Main Street, Colombo 11. The redesigned showroom now sports an enti...


Crystals to reopen for festive season

/ Tuesday, 6 December 2016 00:02

Preethi Fernando, a connoisseur of crystal ware and all things fine and luxurious will reopen her super luxury crystal boutique on 14 December in t...


Festive indulgences with SampathCards seasonal offers

/ Tuesday, 6 December 2016 00:01

Exclusive discounts up to 50% with over 150 merchants this season Kicking off the festive season in November with big celebrations, bigger ...


Amilani Perera shines at Asian Designer Week 2016 in New Delhi

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

The exotic luxury fashion brand, Amilani Perera, was the only Sri Lankan brand to be featured at the Asian Designer Week 2016, which was h...


Mathura Vegetarian Restaurant hosts Hindi musical program

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

The Hindi musical program coordinated by Sam Samarasinghe who is the chief organiser of the Barath Lanka Kala Padanama was held at the M...


‘Wish upon a Christmas cake’: Amaranthé tradition

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

‘Wish upon a Christmas cake’, wrote American author Darcie Boleyn. The chefs at the chalet-style luxury resort, Amaranth&eacut...


Annual Christmas Carols of St. Joseph’s College, Colombo 10 tomorrow

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

The Annual Christmas Carols of St. Joseph’s College, Colombo 10 will be held in the vast arena of the Fr. Stanley Abeysekara Sports ...


Selyn celebrates 25 years of empowering handloom artisans

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

In November 1991, Selyn, Sri Lanka’s only Fair Trade guaranteed handloom company, began its colourful journey with 15 artisans in a small vil...


Beaujolais Nouveau 2016 at Waters Edge

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

Waters Edge together with the French Embassy in Sri Lanka introduced all things French at the Beaujolais Nouveau 2016 which was held recently. Here...


Celebrating the avant-garde Sri Lankan: Hashtag Jeans launches in Sri Lanka

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

Hashtag Jeans, a vibrant and dynamic Sri Lankan clothing brand, announces the launch of its inaugural collection. Sri Lanka’s latest...


Up to 50% savings this season with Union Bank debit cards

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

This festive season Union Bank’s Visa Debit Shopping cardholders will have the opportunity to enjoy up to 50% savings while shopping...


DBU Christmas Sale on Sunday

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

The much looked forward to DBU Christmas Sale is on Sunday, 4 December from 8:30 a.m. onwards.   There will be a whole new range of items, i...


the agency search Season 1 winners debut at Rajasthan Heritage Week 2016

/ Friday, 2 December 2016 00:01

the agency search is an innovative online reality series created by the agency sri lanka that discovers and nurtures the next generation of model t...


Aviraté unveils Christmas collection to diva customers

/ Thursday, 1 December 2016 00:00

  Aviraté, an international lifestyle fashion brand owned by Timex Garments Ltd., recently unveiled its drop-dead gor...


HSBC Premier spreads the holiday cheer with cardholders

/ Thursday, 1 December 2016 00:00

  HSBC Premier will once again be keeping the magic of Christmas alive with spectacular offers and events during the festive ...


Seasonal discounts of up to 50% from top brands for Commercial Bank Credit and Debit cardholders

/ Thursday, 1 December 2016 00:00

More than 100 leading brandshave signed on to offer whopping discounts to Commercial Bank’s Credit and Debit cardholders this festive season,...


Tropic Of Linen features scintillating collection by noted Pakistani designer this weekend

/ Thursday, 1 December 2016 00:00

    The eclectic and premium boutique, Tropic Of Linen, announced a special edition weekend sale on 3 and 4 December, at ...


Making the season bigger and happier: Seylan Bank launches credit card promotions

/ Thursday, 1 December 2016 00:00

  The festive season just got a lot bigger and brighter. Seylan Bank, the bank with a heart, rings in the season in style th...


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Brilliant companies are brilliant at the basics

6 December 2016

Top research company AC Nielsen last week announced that the Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) had picked up from a downward trend. But challenges to the consumer remain given that the economy grew by a modest 2.6% in the backdrop of the drought and...


Taxation in Sri Lanka: The need for radical change?

6 December 2016

A country’s fiscal and taxation system is a major determinant of macro-economic policy and sustainable growth, particularly in areas such as government revenue, public debt, fiscal deficit, inflation as well as resource allocation, income di...


Thriving in a digital age: Digital currencies pose the biggest threat to banks – Part III

5 December 2016

  This is the final part of a revised and improved version of a paper published in the Association for Professional Bankers 2016 Annual Convention Publication titled ‘Thriving in a Digital World’.  Part I of this paper...


Men and women for SEN: Reaping research richness

5 December 2016

The research monograph is handed over to the Secretary of the Ministry of Education    It was a delight to witness a research landmark made through a comprehensive study of special education needs (SEN) of primar...


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