Property/Construction

BDO joins real estate consultant expert PropertyGuru to evaluate 2018 achievers

Views - 41 Tuesday, 3 April 2018 00:00

PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards is one of the largest and most respected real estate awards programs in the Asian region, covering more than a dozen countries. The awards are aimed at rewarding the best developers and developments, at both domestic


Sri Lanka national cricket team visits ‘ARIYANA’: 1st resort apartment project by Home Lands Skyline

Views - 26 Monday, 2 April 2018 00:00

Home Lands Skyline Ltd. recently organised and successfully concluded a special patronising event with Sri Lanka Cricket in order to commemorate the company’s long-term relationship with Sri Lanka Cricket as the Official Real Estate Partner and to


ACL Cables unveils ‘ACL Elegance’ new switch and socket range

Views - 17 Monday, 2 April 2018 00:00

Sri Lanka’s premier cable manufacturer in Sri Lanka, ACL Cables PLC unveiled ‘ACL Elegance’, its innovative new switch and socket range for the market at a glittering event recently.


INSEE Cement honours business partners at Annual Awards Ceremony

Views - 27 Monday, 2 April 2018 00:00

Sri Lanka’s premier cement manufacturer, INSEE Cement honoured its top performing business partners and their families at the Annual INSEE Business Partner Awards,


Landmark Developers begins construction of ‘Nano Homes’ compact housing solutions

Views - 69 Monday, 2 April 2018 00:00

Landmark Developers, Sri Lanka’s new property developer with innovative concepts and ideas for modern homes, has launched ‘Nano Homes’, a first-of-its-kind solution where the design is based on a combination of pre-engineered sections and susta


Global Housing & Real Estate launches Grand Heritance Hotel and Residencies in Sigiriya

Views - 101 Friday, 30 March 2018 00:00

Sri Lankans are now offered the unique opportunity to own a luxury apartment by Global Housing & Real Estate Ltd at the Grand Heritance Hotel


Space introduces exclusive Italian designer furniture brands to the local market

Views - 25 Friday, 30 March 2018 00:00

Space introduced two of their exclusive Italian designer furniture brands, Santalucia Mobili and Alta Cucina Italiana


Greenee Lighting opens expanded showroom at Nawala, Rajagiriya

Views - 32 Friday, 30 March 2018 00:00

Being pioneers in innovative LED lighting solutions, Nature Efficient Electronics Lanka Ltd. recently announced the opening


York presents most energy efficient VRF air-conditioning technology

Views - 21 Friday, 30 March 2018 00:00

The most energy efficient and cost effective VRF technology York air conditioner by Johnsons Controls was recently presented


Hubpoint innovates co-working with Grade A office spaces

Views - 513 Thursday, 29 March 2018 00:00

Sri Lanka and the world at large is seeing a massive increase in the demand for co-working spaces, with a fast growing start-up culture in the country. Keeping in mind the expansion and increasing demand, and with a motive to cater to the rising dem


Wacker presents new dispersible polymer powder

Views - 19 Tuesday, 27 March 2018 00:00

Germany-based Wacker Chemie has launched the flexible dispersible polymer powder Vinnapas 4240 N at the Paint Istanbul show last week. The product offers an exceptionally good balance between flexibility and tensile adhesive strength, the company sai


Top performers lauded at Tokyo Cement Dealer Convention

Views - 28 Tuesday, 27 March 2018 00:00

Tokyo Cement Company (Lanka) PLC rewarded its top dealers for outstanding performance at the Annual Dealer Convention held on 17 March at the Cinnamon Grand Colombo. City Hardware & Stores from Jaffna won the Grand Prize for Best Dealer 2018, while


Blue Ocean Group to drive growth with newly launched platinum office at De Fonseka Road, Colombo 04

Views - 120 Tuesday, 27 March 2018 00:00

Blue Ocean Group, as part of their expansion drive, recently opened their platinum office at No 9A, De Fonseka Place, Colombo 04. The new Blue Ocean Platinum Office was ceremoniously opened by the group’s Chairman S. Thumilan amidst distinguished g


JLL Lanka releases 2018 real estate predictions for Sri Lanka

Views - 71 Tuesday, 27 March 2018 00:00

Global real estate consultancy Jones Lang La Salle (JLL) recently announced the company’s predictions for Sri Lanka’s commercial office and retail markets in 2018, identifying opportunities related to increased investments in the country and broa


GVL Vinyl Flooring recognised at SLIA Annual Sessions 

Views - 8 Friday, 23 March 2018 00:00

Global Vinyl Ltd. (GVL), the pioneering vinyl flooring and synthetic leather manufacturer in Sri Lanka, recently won widespread


Serenia Residences hosts potential high-net-worth individuals at gala presentation

Views - 71 Friday, 23 March 2018 00:00

Serenia Residences, the Rs. 2 billion investment, aptly dubbed an architectural gem, offering a premium collection of 47 perfectly-handcrafted


Amãna Bank partners with RainTree Residencies to offer affordable and innovative instalment scheme

Views - 20 Friday, 23 March 2018 00:00

Amãna Bank has partnered with RainTree Residencies, Sri Lanka’s latest affordable luxury project being developed in the heart of Colombo 3,


Lanka Property Web introduces agent verification

Views - 19 Friday, 23 March 2018 00:00

LankaPropertyWeb.com, Sri Lanka’s number one property website has introduced an agent verification program for estate agents and brokers


NCASL, Ceylon Institute of Builders to hold Construction Leadership Forum

Views - 16 Thursday, 22 March 2018 00:00

In order to update the knowledge of local construction companies and professionals in relation to the new technologies and methodologies that are revolutionising the construction industry worldwide, National Construction Association of Sri Lanka (NCA


Meridien Steels provides innovative solutions for construction industry

Views - 26 Thursday, 22 March 2018 00:00

Construction in Sri Lanka is a lucrative and booming industry. With the latest innovations in construction technology, the need is also growing to create more sustainable, durable and affordable building material. Meridien Steels, a company establish


Affordable range of luxury apartments at Athurugiriya by Odiliya Homes Group

Views - 39 Thursday, 22 March 2018 00:00

Odiliya Homes Group has made elaborate arrangements to launch its latest apartment project Aspire at Athurugiriya shortly. The company has taken every effort to introduce modern living to make it your lifestyle and simultaneously enjoy the comforts a


Orchid Apartments – Phase II: An unparalleled lifestyle of luxury within the heart of the suburbs

Views - 26 Thursday, 22 March 2018 00:00

Nivasie Developers has outdone itself yet again, providing its customers with superior quality, exquisitely constructed apartments as the spectacular Orchid Apartments – Phase II is now complete and ready to occupy. The final phase of this colossa


Multilac Rust Killer introduced to Sri Lanka

Views - 17 Wednesday, 21 March 2018 08:45

Macksons Paints, the innovator in the paint industry, has launched yet another ground breaking product Multilac Rust Killer – making rust a matter of the past and the least of a consumer’s worries. Multilac Rust Killer breathes life into all surf


Capitol TwinPeaks to be a distinctive silhouette in Beira Lakefront

Views - 157 Wednesday, 21 March 2018 08:45

Colombo is experiencing the rapid development of skyscrapers, something which is poised to forever alter the city’s skyline. In the city’s future, two towers will exemplify the concept of luxury city living through their design, construction, aes


Ekroma Launches Ekroma Fortune – Grade A smart commercial space in the Central Business District

Views - 179 Wednesday, 21 March 2018 08:44

Ekroma is staking its claim as a truly contemporary real estate company with the launch of Ekroma Fortune, which pioneers the concept of selling Grade A commercial space in Colombo city. Ekroma Fortune is a new Grade A commercial space with high end


Access Engineering recognised at National Awards for Construction Excellence 2017

Views - 16 Wednesday, 21 March 2018 08:43

Access Engineering PLC, one of the foremost engineering companies in Sri Lanka, was recognised with two Excellence Awards for construction performance at the most coveted national Awards for Construction Excellence – 2017, held at BMICH on 26 Febru


Graceful living in Nugegoda with ‘Grace’ by Walkers CML

Views - 21 Wednesday, 21 March 2018 08:40

Walkers CML Properties Ltd., a fully-owned subsidiary of the 164-year-old Walkers CML Group, announced the commencement of the construction of ‘Grace,’ Nugegoda.


Kent Engineers wins two national awards for construction

Views - 78 Monday, 19 March 2018 00:02

Kent Engineers Ltd., the renowned mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) contractor, was recently awarded the National Award for Construction Merit, Electrical Installation (Low Voltage) and the National Award for Construction Merit, Supply and In


Serenia Residences, Sri Lanka’s most exclusive beachfront condominium engages Acquest

Views - 163 Monday, 19 March 2018 00:02

Serenia Residences, aptly dubbed an architectural gem, offers a premium collection of 47 perfectly handcrafted, beachfront, luxury residences located in Talpe, Galle along the “Million Dollar Golden Mile”. The iconic, beachfront, residential deve


Idea Group of Companies’ i-Roof product conquers export market

Views - 21 Monday, 19 March 2018 00:01

Idea Group of Companies that offered local consumers the revolutionary roofing product i-Roof ventured into the export market by exporting its first i-Roof consignment to India. Goods shipped in February this year were ordered by a leading constructi


Today's Columnists

Deep design to the rescue: Solving wicked problems of the future

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Let me begin by stating a controversial opinion: our contemporary lives are defined by 200 years of dehumanisation. From the time of the industrial revolution, the nature of work and labour has changed dramatically. The relationship between man and


Exporting bras with imported fibre!

Thursday, 26 April 2018

In a recent World Bank publication, ‘South Asia’s Turn,’ two Sri Lankan organisations – MAS from apparel and Dilmah from agribusiness – receive recognition as global champions. While Dilmah is in control of its value chain and that was its


The Opposition’s 20th Amendment dilemmas

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

It’s the arithmetic, stupid! A no-confidence motion against the Leader of the Opposition, R. Sampanthan, is logical and legitimate


Sri Lanka: May Day and workers’ rights

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

May Day was declared a holiday in Sri Lanka in 1956 for the Government sector, bank and mercantile sectors.


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