Views - 74 Wednesday, 20 June 2018 00:00
The old Anandians 70-75 group has organised for the 12th consecutive year the appreciation and felicitation ceremony
Views - 108 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:43
The SriLankan Airlines Toastmasters Club was honoured with multiple awards at ‘Ovation 2018’, the Annual Conference of Toastmasters International District 82, held at the BMICH recently, including the prestigious ‘Golden Gavel Award’ and ‘Q
Views - 88 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:42
The NDB Toastmasters ‘Best Speaker Contest 2018’ Grand Finale organised by the NDB Toastmasters Club in collaboration with the NDB HR Department was held in great celebration at the DHPL Auditorium of the NDB – EDB Towers. The contest commenced
Views - 119 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 00:09
The annual Prize Day of Wesley College Colombo will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday 14 June in the Main Hall under the patronage of the Bishop of the Methodist Church Revd. Asiri Perera, and Principal Avanka Fernando.
Views - 389 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 00:08
Cambridge International has announced that it will be holding a Cambridge Schools Conference in Sri Lanka this year on 27 and 28 November.
Views - 141 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 00:05
On 17 May Trinity College officially launched ‘Trinity 150’, a project aimed at celebrating 150 years of Trinity in 2022. The primary aim of the project is to improve the ailing infrastructure of the school by renovating historical buildings such
Views - 1180 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 00:03
25 years of success! The beginning of it all was the dream of a single individual Mohan Lal Grero. His dream of a Sri Lankan student population proficient in the English Language became a reality with the establishment of the Lyceum International Sch
Views - 1222 Wednesday, 13 June 2018 00:01
One of the country’s oldest private educational institutions, Alethea Group divested controlling interest of its equity to Fairfield Holdings at end May 2018. The transaction was arranged and supervised by M Power Capital which was responsible fo
Views - 67 Tuesday, 12 June 2018 00:08
Minister of Science, Technology, Research, Skills Development and Vocational Training and Upcountry Heritage Dr. Sarath Amunugama made his inaugural visit to NSBM Green University Town on 8 June. The Minister was graced by the new Chairman of NSBM P.
Views - 164 Tuesday, 12 June 2018 00:08
Nawaloka Air Services, a fully-owned subsidiary of the Nawaloka Holdings recently tied up with one of the most prestigious universities in South Korea to provide exceptional aviation related study programs to Sri Lankan students. Hanseo University is
Views - 85 Tuesday, 12 June 2018 00:08
Opening new opportunities for Sri Lankan students, a senior delegation led by Professor Jane Hamilton, Dean and Head of La Trobe Business School (LBS), La Trobe University (LTU), Australia visited Kathmandu, India and Colombo. In response to student
Views - 48 Tuesday, 12 June 2018 00:05
The LAUGFS Nana Maga Math Camps conducted in collaboration with the Ministry of Education marked another milestone of assisting over 1,500 students to strengthen their mathematics knowledge through skill enhancement. The 10th program was recently con
Views - 94 Monday, 11 June 2018 00:00
Colombo: Niroshika Sanjeewani Liyana Muhandiram, the only Sri Lankan national to have graduated from the New Delhi-based
Views - 167 Friday, 8 June 2018 00:00
The 1000 Youth Leadership Program is a program initiated by DTM Arunasalam Balraj, International President of Toastmasters
Views - 793 Friday, 8 June 2018 00:00
The Executive Level March 2018 exam of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) has seen a pass rate of over 50%.
Views - 77 Friday, 8 June 2018 00:00
Kotiyak Vatina Adahas’ Season 2 grand finale will be aired on Sirasa TV on 15 June at 9 p.m. Sri Lanka’s first-ever innovation
Views - 89 Friday, 8 June 2018 00:00
Hilton Colombo Residences joined in to support Hilton Global’s annual global career event, ‘Careers@Hilton Week’ with
Views - 224 Friday, 8 June 2018 00:00
Sri Lanka’s largest private sector higher education network, ESOFT Metro Campus, demonstrated its commitment to inclusive
Views - 35 Monday, 21 May 2018 00:00
The Sri Lanka-Australia-New Zealand Business Council (SLANZBC), affiliated to the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce located in Sri Lanka was established in 2001 to promote trade,
Views - 93 Monday, 21 May 2018 00:00
Ports and Shipping Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe on Sunday said that the private sector will be a major tool for uplifting tertiary education in the country and increasing the number of graduates.
Views - 89 Monday, 21 May 2018 00:00
Xinhua: The Study in Guangxi Education Exhibition in Colombo is underway in Colombo, drawing a steady stream of Sri Lankan students wanting to study in China.
Views - 120 Monday, 21 May 2018 00:00
Two Sri Lankans who pioneered a company that connects international students to service providers in Australia recently launched their mobile app in Colombo.
Views - 172 Monday, 21 May 2018 00:00
The High Commission of India facilitated a Youth Exchange Program for the students of The Lawrence School, Sanawar – India (established in 1847) and Royal College – Colombo (established in 1835).
Views - 81 Monday, 21 May 2018 00:00
Taking a step forward in its endeavours to improve the education sector in the Kilinochchi district since 2011, KOICA has decided to provide grant aid worth $ 7.5 million to renovate a number of schools in Kilinochchi.
Views - 168 Tuesday, 15 May 2018 00:00
Softlogic Information Technologies Ltd., one of the country’s leading software and hardware solutions providers and a subsidiary of Softlogic Holdings PLC, has partnered with JP-IK, a global pioneer in ICT-based education, to create, integrate and
Views - 256 Tuesday, 15 May 2018 00:00
Pix and text by Shanika Sriyananda The interactive board which has replaced the aged-old blackboard in the class has made the science subject for Grade 11-D students of Taxila Central College, Horana, more interesting. Clear pictures related to the
Views - 252 Tuesday, 15 May 2018 00:00
A team of 10 students from the Aeronautical Engineering Stream of the University of Moratuwa Department of Mechanical Engineering have been selected to represent Sri Lanka at the 2018 IMechE Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) challenge, to be held next
Views - 80 Tuesday, 15 May 2018 00:00
By Shannon Jayawardena Central Bank Governor Indrajit Coomaraswamy last week declared that the future of our country is very much in the hands of young entrepreneurs as they are the key towards success and overall growth. “What has been encouraging
Views - 250 Tuesday, 8 May 2018 00:00
The Interest Free Higher Education Loan Scheme launched by the MOHE to ease off the financial constraints of higher education for students as well as to provide opportunities for those who miss State University entrance due to capacity constraints, r
Views - 54 Tuesday, 8 May 2018 00:00
The Youth to Nation Foundation (YNF), the CSR arm of Ceylon Guardian Investment Trust PLC and Ceylon Investment PLC under the Carson Cumberbatch group of companies, will host a program to felicitate star performers under its Young Entrepreneur Develo
Monday, 20 January 2020
Sri Lanka’s sluggish export performance Sri Lanka’s merchandise exports have been limping from around 2011. Exports which amounted to $ 10.6 billion in 2011 have changed at a very slow rate since then. During 2011-18, the average annual merchandi
Monday, 20 January 2020
Crystal balls are murky things, and predicting what is ahead for the next decade is fraught with pitfalls. This is especially true in the aerospace industry as there is so little history to go on. As readers of this column are aware, the airline indu
Monday, 20 January 2020
The UNP is in decline not because it divided, but because its leadership is in a state of advanced deterioration and decay. The party has failed to replace or separate itself from the incubus of its hopelessly out of touch and durably unsuccessful Ol
Monday, 20 January 2020
We Sri Lankans, similar to those in other developing countries, prefer to leave a lot of things to the State. When something goes wrong we say “there ought to be a law” or “Government should take of these things”. However, climate change is a
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