Commercial Bank to open 62 branches on Good Friday

Thursday, 17 April 2014 00:00 -     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has announced it will keep 62 branches open for business on Good Friday, 18 April, a Public and Bank Holiday, for the convenience of the bank’s customers. This includes the bank’s 26 Supermarket Banking Centres and 20 365-day branches which will work their customary hours, and another 16 branches that will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on that day, the bank said. These 16 branches are Wellawatte, Kollupitiya, Kotahena, Maharagama, Borella, Nugegoda, Narahenpita, Battaramulla, Panchikawatte, Union Place, Wattala, Dehiwala, Kiribathgoda, Avissawella, Piliyandala and Foreign branch. Commercial Bank is the only Sri Lankan bank to be ranked among the world’s top 1,000 banks for three successive years. The bank operates a network of 235 computer-linked service points and the country’s single largest ATM network of 585 terminals. The bank has been adjudged ‘Best Bank in Sri Lanka’ for many years by ‘Global Finance’ Magazine and has won multiple awards as the country’s best Bank from ‘The Banker,’ ‘Finance Asia,’ ‘Euromoney’ and ‘Trade Finance’ magazines.