Lifestyle to open first flagship store

Views - 41 Thursday, 23 November 2017 00:00, one of Sri Lanka’s largest online clothing stores, with its own Zigzag fashion brand is now known for its unique sense of style. This fashion label continuously showcases the best, including trendy and stylish ensembles that are created

Mallika Hemachandra Jewellers kick off festive season with branch opening in Gampaha

Views - 5 Thursday, 23 November 2017 00:00

Mallika Hemachandra Jewellers kicked off the festive season with a new branch opening in Gampaha, extending their outlet network to eight branches across Colombo and Kandy. Chairperson Mallika Hemachandra and Managing Director Chamindri Hemachandra c

Delmege Lifestyle: An experience store for lifestyle solutions

Views - 25 Thursday, 23 November 2017 00:00

Delmege Group of Companies recently unveiled ‘Delmege Lifestyle,’ an experience store that offers lifestyle solutions on par with international standards, located at No. 230, Galle Road, Mt. Lavinia. The opening ceremony was attended by Vallibe

Laksala woos corporate sector to boost handicrafts

Views - 34 Thursday, 23 November 2017 00:00

Laksala is Sri Lanka’s largest and only State-owned gift, souvenir and handicraft shop and operates with the sole aim of promoting the talent of local handicrafts and artisans. In this interview with Daily FT, Laksala CEO Ali Ahlam Nawaz outlines t

Colombo unveils exclusive gems and jewellery mall: Gem Arcade

Views - 255 Wednesday, 22 November 2017 00:00

Colombo’s premier one-stop gems and jewellery mall, the Gem Arcade has been launched. The mall’s opening was graced by Minister of Public Enterprise Development Kabir Hashim, Minister of Urban Development and

Sampath invites cardholders to begin the season with sensational offers

Views - 23 Wednesday, 22 November 2017 00:00

SampathCards is enabling cardholders begin the holiday season with a host of amazing offers that help them indulge themselves in the best that the season has to offer. This season, Sampath Mastercard, Visa Credit

Spice Island appoints new Brand Ambassador

Views - 74 Wednesday, 22 November 2017 00:00

Corresponding with the impending launch of its new marketing campaign, Spice Island appointed Thajithangani Dias, better known as Thaji as its new brand ambassador.

SLT PEO TV changing the way television is watched

Views - 20 Tuesday, 21 November 2017 00:00

SLT PEO (Personalized Entertainment Option) TV, the pioneering Internet Protocol television service provider in the country, has disrupted the traditional method of watching television.

Quintessentially Christmas Atelier in collaboration with Jaguar Land Rover

Views - 49 Tuesday, 21 November 2017 00:00

Following its immense success, Quintessentially will be hosting the Final Edition of the Christmas Atelier in collaboration with Jaguar Land Rover.

Christmas alert: Pegasus Reef’s cake mixing ceremony

Views - 17 Friday, 17 November 2017 00:00

With less than two months left for Christmas and New Year, the city began its celebrations with the cake mixing ceremony.

Colours of the Silk Road: a journey of weaves and stones

Views - 23 Friday, 17 November 2017 00:00

Travel across ancient civilisations where cultures and traditions wove magic into one-of-a-kind masterpieces on Monday,

Hilton Colombo Residences celebrates Thanksgiving with buffet for family

Views - 25 Friday, 17 November 2017 00:00

Hilton Colombo Residences has announced its festive celebrations for Thanksgiving with a buffet for the family at its main restaurant FLOW. Children will enjoy a mini buffet and dedicated crafts area. Nations Trust Bank

Amaranthé Bay mixing Christmas cake

Views - 47 Friday, 17 November 2017 00:00

Christmas comes once a year. It is the time for making merry for the young and the old alike. Baking Christmas cake is something associated with the event and enjoyed by all.

Ring in the season: Christmas ‘17 collection now available at Zamrins

Views - 24 Friday, 17 November 2017 00:00

This holiday season, Zamrins offers the ultimate festive offering with the launch of their Christmas collection at unbeatable prices

Softlogic launches feature packed ‘Maxmo’ brand of Direct Cool Double Door Refrigerators

Views - 30 Thursday, 16 November 2017 00:00

Softlogic Retail Ltd. has announced the launch of its own brand of refrigerators in Sri Lanka, targeting the ‘White Goods’ segment where it already has a strong presence, with a sophisticated product at an unbeatable price in the form of ‘Softl announces Black Friday 2017

Views - 35 Thursday, 16 November 2017 00:00

The Daraz Black Friday sale will be live from 20 to 27 November, and if you’re looking to buy a new smartphone, household appliances or even apparel, then you could get some pretty good deals.

ODEL heralds a bigger, bolder and ‘baubled’ Christmas

Views - 12 Wednesday, 15 November 2017 00:01

Big spaces, bigger brands and the biggest baubles you have seen have come into dramatic play this Christmas at Sri Lanka’s snazziest department store, ODEL.

Seasonal discounts galore from BOC Debit and Credit Cards

Views - 18 Wednesday, 15 November 2017 00:00

The time has come to celebrate with families and friends, exchanging gifts to share the joy of the season. Now with special discounts from the Bank of Ceylon, both Debit and Credit cardholders can do shopping and treat

Singer Life Style Exhibition to take place in Colombo for 7th consecutive year

Views - 29 Tuesday, 14 November 2017 00:00

Providing customers with the latest technology of over 50 world famous brands together with music and fun Singer Sri Lanka presents the Life Style Exhibition and Fun Fair 2017 which will be held from 24 to 26 November from 10

Radiant Beaux launches in Colombo

Views - 217 Tuesday, 14 November 2017 00:00

Launched for those with a discerning eye for artistic beauty and innovation, the lifestyle store, Radiant Beaux recently launched its collection of dazzling stone carvings in Colombo.

R&B Superstar Gray Pinto with Natasha at LAB, Hilton Colombo

Views - 26 Tuesday, 14 November 2017 00:00

The Hilton Colombo is proud to present Australian R&B sensation Gary Pinto together with the soulful Natasha this November at LAB, Hilton Colombo’s lounge and bar.

Award winning Korean Kitchen Musical on 14-15 November

Views - 48 Tuesday, 14 November 2017 00:00

The first instance of a non-verbal performance which originated in Korea, Nanta is a mix of the traditional Korean rhythms of samulnori and comical scenes set in a Kitchen.

‘Korea Week’ in celebration of 40th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Korea and Sri Lanka

Views - 16 Tuesday, 14 November 2017 00:00

In celebration of the 40th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Korea and Sri Lanka, the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Sri Lanka is organising a variety of programs for ‘Korea Week’ from 13 (Monday) to 20

Breathtaking new concept with launch of The Rocell Bathware Design Hub!

Views - 26 Friday, 10 November 2017 00:00

Rocell, the name that has been synonymous with exquisitely beautiful designer tiles and sanitary ware for many decades, recently opened the doors to a uniquely novel experience with the launch of The Rocell Bathware Design Hub in Nawala.

Samsung Sri Lanka launches 5 in 1 convertible smart refrigerator range

Views - 55 Friday, 10 November 2017 00:00

Samsung Sri Lanka yesterday announced the launch of its new generation 5 in 1 convertible smart refrigerator.

Hublot presents first mechanical golf watch with aperture display

Views - 14 Friday, 10 November 2017 00:00

The Swiss watchmaker has joined forces with world #1 Golfer Dustin Johnson to unveil a watch that is dedicated to the ultimate precision sport – golf.

Sebastianities at the Oscars 2017 tomorrow

Views - 26 Friday, 10 November 2017 00:00

The Annual Dinner Dance organised by the OBA of St. Sebastian’s College, Moratuwa will come live at The Kingsbury Colombo on 11 November commencing from 9 p.m. Popular bands ‘Doctor’ with Lantra Perera and

Peradeniya Uni. Alumni Association Colombo chapter get-together on Sunday

Views - 6 Friday, 10 November 2017 00:00

The Colombo chapter of Alumni Association of the University of Peradeniya will hold its annual family get-together on 12 November at the Eco Friendly Bird Park, Bulathgamuwa Road, Kalapahuwa, Rajagiriya commencing at 10.00 a.m.

The Grand One Day Sale is back!

Views - 6 Tuesday, 7 November 2017 00:00

The Lanka Alzheimer’s Foundation is delighted to inform the public that their annual sale will be grander than before. 18 November is the date and certainly not to be missed, a spokesperson of the Foundation said. Doors open to shoppers at 10 a.m.

Celebrate the season of joy with Nations Trust Bank Cards this festive season

Views - 10 Tuesday, 7 November 2017 00:00

The festive season is around the corner, a time for family and happy cheer, a time for gifts, treats and holiday fun. Nations Trust Bank American Express and Nations Trust Bank MasterCard invite you to enjoy an impressive range of privileges and savi

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Kodak moments for Sri Lanka Tourism

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

It was quite disheartening to see the tourism numbers for November 2017 dropping to 167,511 visitors at 0.2% growth against

Liberalising shipping and logistics: Cat out of the bag on THC too

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

At the 2017 Sri Lanka Shippers’ Council AGM as the outgoing chairman, I urged the Government on the need for fully liberalising the shipping sector to reap the long-term benefits for Sri Lanka.

A universal good: How increased health coverage can help beat back antimicrobial resistance

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Ensuring all people everywhere have access to health services that are affordable, of good quality and within reach is a public health imperative.

Towards sustainable green automobile beyond 2018

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

In the National Budget proposals for the year 2018, the Government has taken positive steps to promote the electric car segment

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