Property/Construction

Blue Mountain Achilleion attracts prospective investors at Maldives Living Expo 2017

/ Monday, 27 February 2017 00:11

Blue Mountain Achilleion, Sri Lanka’s seven-star luxury real estate project, made a splash at the Maldives Living Expo 2017, which w...


Walkers Equipment honours 1st customers of Fiori

/ Monday, 27 February 2017 00:10

Appreciation token being handed over to NEM Construction Ltd. Chairman Raja Nanayakkara by MTD Walkers PLC Executive Deputy Chairman Jehan...


Swift construction progress places Astoria towards timely completion

/ Monday, 27 February 2017 00:09

The Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC), a Global 500 company with its subsidiary company, AVIC International Hotels Lanka Ltd.,...


Fairway Holdings leads the way in ‘building green’

/ Monday, 27 February 2017 00:08

Fairway Holdings is the first real estate developer in Sri Lanka to introduce the electric vehicle charging facility to their homeowners. All of th...


Dusit Thani Sri Lanka and Steve Waugh present investment opportunity in Beachfront Balapitiya

/ Monday, 27 February 2017 00:06

From left: Indola Group Director Ajit Wijesinghe, Steve Waugh and Indola Group Director Paul Dwyer Dusit Thani Sri Lanka Beachfron...


JAT showcases range of innovative products at ‘Architect Exhibition 2017’

/ Tuesday, 21 February 2017 00:00

  JAT Holdings participated in the acclaimed Architect Exhibition 2017 and introduced a plethora of innovative and revolution...


Astoria mock-up apartment open for viewings

/ Tuesday, 21 February 2017 00:00

The much-anticipated construction process of the AVIC Astoria is in full swing and after the recent launch of Tower 1, the company also co...


Kelani Cables conferred National Quality Award for second time

/ Tuesday, 21 February 2017 00:00

  Kelani Cables PLC, which produces the number one secure electrical and communication cable in Sri Lanka, was conferred the...


GLE Expo from 23-25 Feb. in Colombo; opportunity for lifts, escalator industry

/ Tuesday, 21 February 2017 00:00

Sri Lanka will see an internationally-acclaimed Global Lift and Escalator Expo (GLE Expo), scheduled to be held between 23 and 25 February at the S...


Lanka Property Web celebrates 10th anniversary with property show and expert discussions

/ Monday, 20 February 2017 00:23

Sri Lanka’s most widely visited property website LankaPropertyWeb.com inaugurated the largest property focused show in Sri Lanka ‘Lanka...


UTE continues to receive accolades

/ Monday, 20 February 2017 00:21

UTE Service Team   Conferred with Silver Service Excellence Certification by Caterpillar Caterpillar (...


Up to 50% exclusive offer at Fine Furniture

/ Monday, 20 February 2017 00:16

Being the Kitchen and Furniture partner to many luxury apartment projects in Sri Lanka, Fine Furniture has been constantly expanding and improving ...


Colombo City Centre architects present ideas for the city of tomorrow

/ Monday, 20 February 2017 00:15

Colombo City Centre for which Aedas and KWA Architects are the designers It may be more prudent to create high density clusters of...


Vibrant transition of INSEE Ecocycle boosts Sri Lanka’s industrial sector

/ Friday, 17 February 2017 00:00

The nation’s most renowned manufacturer of cement, construction aggregates and solutions, INSEE Cement, (earlier known as Holcim) and the onl...


UAE-based Oxford Elevators launches operations in Sri Lanka

/ Friday, 17 February 2017 00:00

From left: OEC Group Director A.K.M. Mohideen, OEC India Managing Director K.S. Jagubar, OEC Group Founder and Chairman S.J. Kader Sahibu, OEC Sri ...


‘Architect 2017’: Member’s Work and Trade Exhibition kicks off

/ Friday, 17 February 2017 00:00

‘ARCHITECT 2017’ the pre-eminent and most popular exhibition hosted by Sri Lanka Institute of Architect’s (SLIA) established in 1...


Blue Mountain Achilleion, star attraction at Maldives Living Expo 2017

/ Friday, 17 February 2017 00:00

Blue Mountain Achilleion, Sri Lanka’s seven star luxury real estate project, will be headlining the Maldives Living Expo 2017 to be held from...


Colombo City Centre: A place like no other

/ Tuesday, 14 February 2017 00:00

Residences, shopping, entertainment, fine dining, and awe-inspiring view of the Beira Lake The sounds of the hustle and bust...


JLL Sri Lanka welcomes new Managing Director, Steven Mayes

/ Tuesday, 14 February 2017 00:00

Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), Sri Lanka’s leading real estate consulting firm, announced the appointment of Steven Mayes as full-time Managing Di...


Opportunity for lifts and escalator industry at GLE Expo in Colombo

/ Tuesday, 14 February 2017 00:00

  The Pristine Emerald Island will see an internationally acclaimed GLOBAL LIFT AND ESCALATOR EXPO (GLE EXPO), scheduled to b...


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Restoring ‘Economic Democracy’: Is it an elusive goal?

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24 February 2017

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