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Brand new flavours at Flavoured

Views - 17 Thursday, 12 July 2018 00:00

From a range of brand new soups and starters to a number of delicious new mains and desserts, Cinnamon Red’s Flavoured restaurant has expanded their menu, offering guests a truly gastronomic experience in the heart of Colombo. The newest soup on th


Dankotuwa Porcelain-made Portmeirion Choices collection honoured by V&A Museum in London

Views - 41 Thursday, 12 July 2018 00:00

A stunning tableware collection from Portmeirion, exclusively manufactured by Dankotuwa Porcelain PLC in Sri Lanka, has achieved the rare honour of being entered into the permanent ceramics collection of the prestigious Victoria and Albert (V&A) Muse


Arpico Supercentres revamped for unmatched shopping experience

Views - 13 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00

Sri Lanka’s leading chain of supermarkets, Arpico has upgraded the main Supercentres of its island wide network to


Scent’sationals now in Sri Lanka

Views - 5 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00

Scent’sationals opened its doors for business in June in Nugegoda to provide a unique shopping experience for those looking


Uswatte expands into biscuits market with Uswatte Golden Biscuits

Views - 125 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00

Uswatte Confectionery Works, Sri Lanka’s oldest confectionery manufacturer, has expanded into the biscuits market


Help the Red Pandas thrive with The Body Shop

Views - 6 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00

This month, celebrate the environment and its bounty with a beauty routine that goes the extra mile for biodiversity.


MA’s Biryani Masala: The spice of life

Views - 12 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00

The ethnic palate of Persian cuisine is now a simple seasoning away from filling one’s home kitchen with the fabulous


Refurbished Buththala Singer Plus showroom opened

Views - 9 Wednesday, 11 July 2018 00:00

The newly refurbished Singer Plus showroom in Buththala was declared opened by Singer Sri Lanka Sales Director Mahesh


Park Street Gourmet: Making shopping cool again!

Views - 40 Thursday, 5 July 2018 00:00

By Madushka Balasuriya “Sri Lanka is undergoing what I like to call a gastronomic revolution,” an enthusiastic Suren Mirchandani tells me. “And here, we wanted to house those products at a venue reflective of our goal to bring that revolution f


Axe calls out to the bold, daring, intelligent and strong

Views - 20 Thursday, 28 June 2018 00:00

Axe, the global Unilever deodorant brand, is issuing a challenge to the audacious looking to ramp up the fun quotient in their life. The popular male grooming brand is whipping up a frenzy amongst young millennials in the city with three unique acti


Crysbro Golden Chicken gleams at Culinary Art Food Expo 2018

Views - 9 Thursday, 28 June 2018 00:00

Crysbro, the brand of Farms Pride Ltd., presented a striking demonstration of culinary excellence and awareness, highlighting Crysbro Golden Chicken along with a vast range of products at the Culinary Art Food Expo 2018. Raising awareness on the nutr


Dremron extends operations to Singapore

Views - 15 Thursday, 28 June 2018 00:00

Dreamron Sri Lanka’s leading cosmetics manufacturer, marketer and exporter in operation since 1998 has launched its products to many countries very successfully, mainly due to its quality matching to international standards. The latest addition to


Goodies just got better!

Views - 25 Thursday, 28 June 2018 00:00

Cinnamon Lakeside’s Goodies, known for its delectable chocolates, cakes, savouries and more, has got even better, with a new look, feel and colour scheme. The same great products that you’ve enjoyed are now available in brand new packaging and se


Weddings made easy with Retinue.lk

Views - 15 Thursday, 28 June 2018 00:00

A wedding can be one of two things; a fairytale out of a Disney classic or a nightmare of the worst kind. It all depends on the planning. But the planning itself can be the most stressful of all. The answer to every bride, groom, family of the couple


Softlogic opens 20th Softlogic Max Showroom in Mt. Lavinia

Views - 38 Friday, 22 June 2018 00:00

Softlogic welcomed hundreds of guests this week to the grand opening of its new Softlogic Max Mt. Lavinia showroom


Books on Wheels to the rescue!

Views - 79 Friday, 22 June 2018 00:00

The new school academic year for international schools in Sri Lanka is around the corner, hence schools, parents and kids


Sunrise magazine re-launches as champion for senior citizens

Views - 38 Friday, 22 June 2018 00:00

The Sunrise magazine was once again officially re-launched since its presence in 2016, by the Sunrise Senior Foundation


European Chamber to host ‘European Fiesta’

Views - 15 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:00

The European Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (ECCSL) will be hosting ‘European Fiesta’ in celebration of 22 years in operation. The ECCSL was founded on 20 June 1996. The European Fiesta will pro


Celebrate dad at Cinnamon’s city hotels

Views - 13 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:00

The main men in our lives, our dads deserve to be celebrated and given the royal treatment on the special day dedicated to all fathers around the world. Make it a super special day by treating dad to the variety of offers on hand on 17 June at Cinnam


Treat Your Dad to a scrumptious Sunday Brunch at the Galle Face Hotel

Views - 15 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:00

This Father’s Day, treat your dad to a scrumptious Sunday Brunch at the Galle Face Hotel. The iconic hotel is offering a Father’s Day special at The Verandah restaurant, where dad dines for free (in a group of 4).


Promotions on Food & Beverage during the Football Cup at Hilton Residences

Views - 10 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:00

Colombo, Sri Lanka – 12 June 2018 – Hilton Colombo Residences today announced the launch of its promotions for the Football Cup scheduled from 14 June until 15 July 2018 at BASICO Bar Lounge. The deals inclu


Treat your Dad to Father’s Day at Harpo’s cafes and restaurants

Views - 23 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:00

Turn Father’s Day into a memory that lasts a lifetime – by treating your dad to a special treat at The Bayleaf, Park Street Mews restaurant, Curve tapas bar, Commons Coffee House, Colombo Fort Café or at Harpo’s Pizza Parl


FIFA on top of the world at Vistas

Views - 32 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:00

The experience at Vistas is a keeper!


Dad is king at Hilton Colombo

Views - 22 Friday, 8 June 2018 00:00

Fathers’ Day is an important event that reveres the prominent role father takes on, in a household. There are a host


Win a helicopter tour of Colombo this Father’s Day at Hilton Residences

Views - 27 Friday, 8 June 2018 00:00

FLOW at Hilton Colombo Residences announced their Father’s Day promotion to be held on Sunday, 17 June.


The game is on at the Hilton Colombo

Views - 26 Friday, 8 June 2018 00:00

The ultimate football destination, Il Ponte will be transformed into a football field with an atmosphere of revelry


Cotton Collection takes first step towards cashless future

Views - 188 Friday, 8 June 2018 00:00

Cotton Collection recently partnered with the popular mobile wallet app FriMi powered by


Vantage co-sponsors Mr. World Sri Lanka 2018

Views - 37 Friday, 8 June 2018 00:00

Leading men’s clothing label under the umbrella of Ebony Holdings, Vantage, is the proud co-sponsor of the Siyatha


French Spring Festival to celebrate art and culture in SL

Views - 20 Friday, 8 June 2018 00:00

The French Spring Festival this year has been set to celebrate art and culture in Sri Lanka while strengthening ties between


‘Daraz Pola’to be Sri Lanka’s most convenient online corner store

Views - 45 Monday, 4 June 2018 00:00

Changing the game for customers in terms of an online shopping experience, Daraz.lk has launched the ‘Daraz Pola’ to make the lives of busy professionals and homemakers alike simpler, by being the most convenient online corner store with all dail


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National prosperity through quality and productivity

Monday, 16 July 2018

I was so delighted to get involved with the national convention of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Quality and Productivity (SLAAQP) with the fitting theme, “National Prosperity through World Class Quality and Productivity”.


Sanjeewa Pushpakumara’s ‘Davena Vihagun’ (Burning Birds): A realistic and authentic film

Saturday, 14 July 2018

Filmmaker Sanjeewa Pushpakumara is a bright star in the cinematic firmament of Sri Lanka. His second feature film ‘Davena Vihagun’ (Burning Birds) is currently being screened in Sri Lanka. The film completed in 2016 has been shown at several inte


Yameen regime in Maldives turns to Islamic countries for support

Saturday, 14 July 2018

The Abdulla Yameen Government in the Maldives is turning to Islamic countries in a bid to resist pressure from the West and India to restore democracy as per their prescription, and to do their bidding in economic, foreign policy and strategic matter


Of Erdogan, Mahinda and Gota or the dance of the Vidayaka Janadhipathi

Saturday, 14 July 2018

We have been talking about Turkey’s Erdogan who recently won electoral support to be the country’s first Executive President. At the elections, Turkey began digging its grave. To be sure, one cannot blame th


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