Motor

DIMO organises Mercedes-Benz Star Experience in Galle

/ Monday, 29 August 2016 00:01

Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO) recently organised a Mercedes-Benz Star Experience at the Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, Gall...


Volvo Cars Sri Lanka to launch line of exquisite cars

/ Monday, 29 August 2016 00:01

  Volvo Cars Sri Lanka, an IWS Holdings company, which recently became the official importer and distributor of Volvo in Sri Lanka, w...


Micro Panda ties up with Orient Finance PLC

/ Monday, 29 August 2016 00:01

Two of Sri Lanka’s fastest growing organisations, both making waves in their respective industries, recently came together to make t...


Eurocars launches first-ever exclusive Porsche Driving Experience in Sri Lanka

/ Monday, 29 August 2016 00:01

Eurocars, the official agent of Porsche cars in Sri Lanka, will host the first-ever exclusive Porsche Driving Experience in September, whe...


India-made vehicles remain at top in Sri Lanka even as overall registration figures fall

/ Monday, 29 August 2016 00:01

NIE: India-made vehicles have managed to remain at the top in new motor vehicle registration in Sri Lanka even as registrations as a whole hit a ne...


Free inspection for Peugeot vehicles during service campaign

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

Peugeot owners can now bring their vehicles in for a free comprehensive inspection from the 15 August to 15 October.  This promoti...


LAUGFS Lubricants leads industry innovation with Tribology Park

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

The LAUGFS Tribology Park facility   The R&D Centre   LAUGFS Lubricants Ltd. recent...


Soltron and EZI enter Maldives

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

A signing ceremony of the agreement between Jausa Trading Maldives Ltd. Managing Director Jahudhaan Jaufar and Sol4 Ltd. Managing Director Shantha ...


Commercial Bank, DIMO offer special leasing packages for TATA vehicles

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

Representatives of the Senior Management of Commercial Bank and DIMO at the signing of the agreement The Commercial Bank of Ceylon and Dies...


Audi AG Flying Technician in Sri Lanka to support local technical team

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

Senok Automobile Ltd., the sole agent for Audi in Sri Lanka, recently invited an experienced Audi AG Flying Technician, to provide their ...


CEAT launches four more high-performance tyres for motorcycles

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

CEAT Kelani Holdings Ltd. has announced it has further expanded its portfolio of tyres for motorcycles with the addition of four new sizes, one of ...


Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6: Sensational luxury-class coupé

/ Monday, 22 August 2016 00:01

The 2+2 seater is homage to the glorious age of the aero coupés and consciously carries this tradition forward into the future. ...


AMW strengthens staff portfolio with game changing expertise

/ Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:05

Associated Motorways Ltd. (AMW) recently appointed four game changers – Chaminda Perera, Kelum Herat-Gunaratne, Upul Nawaratne Bandara and Ra...


Commercial Bank and DIMO exclusive Mercedes-Benz deal for lease customers

/ Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:03

Representatives of the Senior Management of Commercial Bank and DIMO at the signing of the agreement   Commercial Ban...


King Long Luxury Coaches partners Mobil Lubricants

/ Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:02

From left: Softlogic Automobiles Service Manager Chamila Sugathadasa, Softlogic Automobiles Head of Operations Shehan De Tissera, McLarens...


Mercedes-Benz gives luxury coupe a spin ahead of California show

/ Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:01

Frankfurt (Reuters): Mercedes-Benz gave a sneak preview of a new ultra luxury coupe on Thursday in a sign that Daimler is continuing its push upmar...


New Ford Ranger is most capable, powerful, smartest pickup in Sri Lanka

/ Wednesday, 10 August 2016 00:00

Ford Motor Company and its local distributor Future Automobiles on (Tuesday) 2 August launched the tougher, smarter, more efficient new R...


STC breaks Rs. 3 b sales barrier, launches Sri Lanka’s first nano-tech lubricant

/ Wednesday, 3 August 2016 00:02

Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen arrives for the launch of nano-tech based Bio Car Vita coolant joined by CEO of Korea’s S...


Delphi, Singapore launch test of self-driving taxis

/ Wednesday, 3 August 2016 00:00

An autonomous car from Delphi departs Treasure Island for a cross-country trip from San Francisco to New York City in San Francisco, California 22 ...


Didi, Uber said to merge in China in $ 35 b deal

/ Wednesday, 3 August 2016 00:00

Ride-hailing firm Uber is to merge its China operations with bigger rival Didi Chuxing, and hold a one-fifth stake in the new business, in a $35 bi...


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Tourism can be Sri Lanka’s oil well if we drill with the correct marketing tools

29 August 2016

  Branding is a promise that will persuade tourists to come to Sri Lanka. It must be based on meeting the needs of the tourists from our target markets.The real challenge is to really understand these needs Success depends on ...


Economics of A.S Jayawardena Part III: AS’s short spell as Central Bank’s Economic Research Director

29 August 2016

The summary of the episodes so far The first part of this series looked at how AS, a radical socialist economist in his young days, was converted to a free market economic thinker. The second part dealt with how he took forward the mission of th...


Presence as a present: Practising spiritual intelligence

29 August 2016

 I read a refreshingly resourceful book titled, ‘You are here’. It is written by Rev. Thich Nhat Hanh                    (pronounced tick not hon). He is a world-renowned Zen monk,...


Banality of evil

27 August 2016

Namal Rajapaksa, Member of Parliament, the eldest son of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, was interviewed recently on television. By and large the tone of the lengthy interview, nearly two hours in duration, was defensive, an attempt at validat...


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