Property/Construction

ACL Cables continues ascent amongst Top 50 Most Valuable Brands and ranks No. 1 amongst cables

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:00

Sri Lanka’s premier cable in Sri Lanka, ACL Cables PLC was ranked 41 amongst the Top 50 Valuable Brands for 2017, a continued ascent from las...


Access Engineering expediting construction work of Rajagiriya Flyover

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:00

  Access Engineering PLC, the pioneers in the flyover construction in Sri Lanka, is speeding up the construction work of the ...


Walkers CML launch Ground-Zero Organisational Structure with MTI

/ Tuesday, 25 April 2017 00:00

    The new organisational structure for the Walkers CML Group was presented to the senior management and executives of t...


After Sri Lanka, Maldives, Tata moves into East African property market

/ Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

MUMBAI: After it tested the waters in Asian property markets of Sri Lanka and Maldives, Tata Housing Development Company is venturing into the East...


Australia, Japan narrow gap with Singapore as best expat locations

/ Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

Singapore remains the world’s most liveable locations for Asian expatriates, but the gap separating it from Brisbane, Sydney and Osaka is clo...


Colombo City Centre, a city within a city

/ Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

  Joint Venture by Abans Group and Silver Needle Hospitality Influenced by Scandinavian architecture, the Colombo City ...


Asia-Pacific biggest gainer in global capital flows into real estate in 2016

/ Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

  Region helped by China that now becomes 4th-largest market globally, surpassing Japan to become the biggest investment market in...


5 piling machines take centre-stage at Capitol TwinPeaks

/ Thursday, 20 April 2017 00:00

  The construction of Capitol Twin Peaks, the iconic 470-apartment twin tower project being developed by Capitol Developers L...


chargeNET enters luxury apartment market for EV solutions

/ Thursday, 20 April 2017 00:00

chargeNET Ltd., has partnered with 7th Sense luxury condominium located in Colombo 07, to offer Smart Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Solution as an...


Walkers CML International secures first project in Maldives

/ Thursday, 20 April 2017 00:00

  Walkers CML International Ltd., a subsidiary of MTD Walkers PLC announced yesterday that it has secured its first luxury re...


Altair goes for Italian marble flooring, exceeding customer expectations

/ Thursday, 20 April 2017 00:00

  Colombo’s architectural marvel Altair has announced that its 400 apartments will have floors finished in Italian Bott...


Belluna and Asia Capital add to Colombo’s skyline with 447 Luna Tower

/ Thursday, 20 April 2017 00:00

Belluna Co. Ltd, Japan, in a joint venture with Asia Capital PLC are set to transform the skyline of Colombo, with their exclusive apartme...


Oceanfront Condos at Nilaveli: A slice of paradise to call ‘home’

/ Friday, 7 April 2017 00:00

Languidly lying just about 14km north of city of Trincomalee, Nilaveli is home to a long stretch of beach with pearly white coral sand and shallow ...


Abans Solar Systems – The next step towards a sustainable future

/ Friday, 7 April 2017 00:00

The world today is awakening to the realisation that sources of renewable energy are more beneficial for energy consumption in both domestic and in...


Asia Property Awards 2017 program revamped to include 14 markets

/ Friday, 7 April 2017 00:00

  Now celebrating its 12th year, the region’s most prestigious real estate awards series goes Asia-wide New markets...


Virtual reality to transform designing process

/ Friday, 7 April 2017 00:00

Acecam Ltd. introduced a breakthrough technology solution, YFCAD, for interior designing industry which integrates 3D designing and extending it up...


Softlogic to help Sri Lanka beat the heat with VEGO Air Coolers

/ Friday, 7 April 2017 00:00

  Launches innovative, eco-friendly, low cost room cooling solutions with leading Indian brand  As temperatures be...


Work starts on DusitThani Sri Lanka Beachfront Balapitiya

/ Thursday, 6 April 2017 00:00

  DusitThani Sri Lanka held their groundbreaking ceremony on 3 April to celebrate the start of construction of The Beachfront...


INSEE Cement recognises business partners at prestigious awards ceremony

/ Thursday, 6 April 2017 00:00

  INSEE Cement recognised and celebrated outstanding accomplishments of INSEE business partners island-wide at the INSEE Cem...


Nawaloka Steel strides ahead in steel industry

/ Thursday, 6 April 2017 00:00

  Steel is an essential material, the backbone to countless products used in many industries, structures and services shaping...


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Ice Men – 2

25 April 2017

In 1969, Colombo Cold Stores, the popular supplier of dairy and other food items, marked its diamond jubilee by bringing out a short souvenir book titled ‘Ceylon in our Times 1894-1969’. While reporting various social/political/persona...


PR disasters: United Airlines to Meethotamulla 

25 April 2017

  In a world that is going through economic and political turmoil fuelled by inconsistent decisions coming from US President Donald Trump, we in the business world have no option but to hone our skill in mastering the art of ...


Diving into the concerns of high cost of living

25 April 2017

    Advertisements were seen in super markets during the New Year festivals, offering discounts for rice though there were concerns about the escalation of rice prices a few months ago, that led the government to impose a...


Can Meethotamulla garbage mountain direct Sri Lanka towards a green country?

25 April 2017

The collapse of the Meethotamulla garbage mountain killed unsuspecting poor and also shocked the politicians who refused to take action for decades – Pix by Shehan Gunasekara   For many families living near the ...


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