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Sampath Bank conducts 4th ‘Pahe Sishyathwa’ seminar

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

  Sampath Bank continued its ‘Pahe Sishyathwa’ initiative with the successful completion of its fourth seminar fo...


Janashakthi Insurance: Empowering children to achieve excellence at Grade 5 Scholarship Exams

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

Janashakthi Insurance PLC, in a continued commitment to light the lamp of knowledge across the nation, announced the second phase of its annual Gra...


Jaffna Central celebrates 200 years

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

  By S.S. Sivakumar  Jaffna Central College (JCC) was founded on 1 August 1816 by Rev. James Lynch, the leader of the ...


Sri Lanka Insurance Suba Pathum provides 300 annual schols worth Rs. 18 m to top students

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

  The SLI Life Suba Pathum National Scholarship Scheme has benefited over 300 students each year from the time it was launche...


China awards 15 scholarships for Sri Lankan students

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

     The Chinese Government awarded 15 scholarships for Sri Lankan students at a special ceremony at the Chinese Emb...


Aspiration Education annual exhibition on 9-10 July at Hilton

/ Thursday, 7 July 2016 00:00

  Aspirations Education (AE) is an establishment which offers a comprehensive service to all students who seek their assistan...


Kelani Cables win National HR Excellence Silver Award at National HR Conference 2016

/ Thursday, 7 July 2016 00:00

Kelani Cables Director/CEO Mahinda Saranapala with his team. From left: HR Manager Gihan Widanagama, HR Executive Shamira Perera, Manager ...


160 bright Sri Lankan students receive prestigious Jinnah Scholarship Awards for 2016

/ Friday, 10 June 2016 00:00

Minister Rauf Hakeem, Minister Fouzi and Pakistan HC Syed Shakeel Hussain in a group photo with students          ...


Adam Investments Awards Scholarship Program

/ Friday, 10 June 2016 00:00

  Adam Investments PLC, in celebration of completing two years of listing on the Colombo Stock Exchange, aw...


University of Wales in Sri Lanka MBA Alumni launches New Chapter

/ Friday, 10 June 2016 00:00

  The first Sri Lanka Chapter of the MBA society of the University of Wales was officially launched recently by IIHE, the onl...


VirtusaPolaris, Citibank and Unilever Sri Lanka launch International Summer Program

/ Tuesday, 17 May 2016 00:15

AMCHAM supported Summer Program targets Sri Lankan students studying abroad VirtusaPolaris, Citibank and Unilever Sri Lanka, have...


Students of SLIIT showcase talent at Young Engineering Expo 2016

/ Tuesday, 17 May 2016 00:14

Organised by the first year engineering students of SLIIT, ‘Young Engineering Expo 2016’, showcased over 100 innovative exhibits at the...


SLT congratulates winners of e-Sports Reid Cyber Wars 2.0

/ Tuesday, 17 May 2016 00:13

The SLT e-Sports Reid Cyber Wars 2.0, the first ever inter-state university e-sports championship was successfully conducted at the University of C...


Dialog’s Ideamart Powers Google IO Extended 2016

/ Tuesday, 17 May 2016 00:12

Dialog Axiata will power the Google IO Extended 2016, Sri Lanka’s largest technology exposition and event. The premier telecommunication serv...


Serendib Education Foundation: Contributing to academic excellence to build nation

/ Tuesday, 17 May 2016 00:10

Serendib Educational Foundation (SEF) incorporated under Parliament Act No. 54/2009 recently celebrated its 25th anniversary. The SEF provides fina...


Innovation in international higher education: Yale-NUS experience

/ Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:04

Singapore and Sri Lanka share much in common: They are island nations in Asia and cultural melting pots. Singapore and Sri Lanka are both nations w...


British Council hosts book launch: ‘Globalisation Employment and Education in Sri Lanka’

/ Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:03

The British Council recently invited a distinguished audience to the Taj Samudra Hotel to the launch of the local publication of Professor Angela L...


Quantum Leap presents ‘Sales Master Class’ to transform professionals to next level

/ Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:02

Quantum Leap Training presents its much sought after ‘Sales Master Class’ on Friday 13 May at the Taj Samudra Hotel as part of its ende...


FCIB for students looking for a career in International Trade

/ Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:01

ICC Sri Lanka has announced the second intake of its educational program, Foundation Certificate in International Business (FCIB). The evening clas...


SLIIT commences enrolment for MSc degrees

/ Thursday, 28 April 2016 00:00

The Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT), the nation’s only institute in higher education accredited by IET, commenced its e...


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SL can’t sit on the sidelines; we must join the race for trade and jobs

29 July 2016

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe speaking recently in Singapore     The Prime Minister’s move to fast-track the FTAs with Singapore and China and a revised ETCA is a good move. He knows we cannot...


Jaffna University – When entitlement is rejected

29 July 2016

On 16 July, a clash happened between students at Jaffna University over the inclusion of Sinhalese cultural spectacles in the welcome event. Below is a brief of the events but a more in-depth report of the goings-on can be found on DBS Jeyaraj&rsq...


The New Republic: Making it or Faking it?

29 July 2016

A week and more ago, those of us who remembered celebrated humanity’s greatest adventure yet: our first (manned spacecraft) moon landing on 20 July 1969. And yet a significant segment of web-crawlers still believes that the whole operation w...


The Development (Special Provisions) Bill and the Coalition Government

28 July 2016

“The proposal made by Hon. Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, in his capacity as the Minister of National Policies and Economic Affairs, to publish the Sri Lanka Sustainable Development Bill in a gazette and present the same in Parliament...


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