Effie Awards SL 2022 to recognize best marketing efforts during turbulent times

The Effie Awards Sri Lanka, the world-renowned international awards program, organized by the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM), the apex body of marketing profession, is a coveted event that is highly anticipated and celebrated by advertising agencies and marketers, both locally and globally, as the most distinguished honour in the industry. Celebrating and inspiring […]

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Janashakthi Life globally recognised as the Best Life Insurer in Sri Lanka for 2022

Janashakthi Life has been globally recognised as the ‘Best Life Insurer Sri Lanka 2022’ for the first time in Janashakthi Life’s history. Awarded by the internationally acclaimed Capital Finance International (CFI.co) headquartered in London, this prestigious recognition identifies organisations that contribute significantly to the growth of economies and truly add value for all stakeholders. The […]

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The CMTA hosts forum for Ministry officials, Stakeholders and motor industry leaders for the betterment of the industry

The Ceylon Motor Traders Association (CMTA), the senior most automotive association in Sri Lanka, recently hosted the CMTA Stakeholder Breakfast Forum at the Movenpick Hotel on the 26th of October. The event was attended by a host of representatives from Ministries, Government Institutions, NGOs, and a host of other stakeholder organisations related to Sri Lanka’s […]

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NAITA-HUAWEI Asia-Pacific Academy awarded certificates to first batch students

National Apprentice and Industrial Training Authority (NAITA) in collaboration with leading ICT solutions provider Huawei, has just awarded certificates to first batch of 240 students, who participated the advanced technology in telecommunication, through a join initiative named NAITA-Huawei Asia-Pacific Academy. NAITA-Huawei Asia-Pacific Academy is a substantial development initiative for ICT talents focusing on vocational students, […]

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EY GDS Sri Lanka joins National ICT Awards NBQSA 2022 as Exclusive Innovation Sponsor

EY Global Delivery Services (EY GDS) Sri Lanka, part of the global EY network of service delivery centers with a focus on innovation, technology and process improvement, joined hands with the 24th National ICT Awards – NBQSA 2022 held recently to recognize outstanding achievements in Sri Lanka’s ICT (Information and Communications Technology) sector. Commenting on […]

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Sajeev Rajaputhra, continuing a legacy of philanthropy

Sajeev Rajaputhra, the President and Chief Executive Officer of SAS3 Trading Company, is also a singer, an actor, a director, a student of Kung Fu and an avid philanthropist. He experienced philanthropy first-hand at an early age, as he observed his father, Mr. Kshasthriya Rajaputhra Weerasinghe, do his utmost to give back to society. Mr. […]

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5G+AI to assist smart, safe mining

Since the beginning of the year, the eruption of energy crises in certain parts of the world have gained global traction. To offset energy shortages, increases in coal consumption has been consecutive and considerable. Many analysts believe that coal-generated power may well be on course to creating all-time highs for the second year in a […]

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IceWarp expands in APAC including Sri Lanka; rolls out on Huawei Cloud

IceWarp, a global messaging and collaboration solutions provider, is delighted to announce that its services are now available throughout Asia-Pacific (APAC) including Sri Lanka, Singapore, Thailand, Bangladesh, Indonesia, and Cambodia, using the technology of Huawei Cloud which allows to launch demanding cloud applications in minutes, using technologically advanced cloud infrastructure with strong local presence in […]

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5G+4L autonomous driving make the smart port safer and efficient

At the end of last year, port congestion caused severe disruptions in global supply chains,, and most stores were out of stock during the Black Friday and Christmas, the peak selling season. However, the practice of automation and intelligence innovation from the ports in China is expected to solve this dilemma. On the port’s visitor […]

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Binance hosts its first ever meetup in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Binance kicked off the first meetup in Sri Lanka, generating an opportunity to empower blockchain and Web3 enthusiasts in the nation  with the right knowledge about blockchain technology and shared insight on the potential of  integrating such technologies  in varied industries in the local context. The Binance Colombo meetup was an offline educational event introducing […]

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NBQSA 2022 Awards ceremony to be held on 4th November

The grand Awards ceremony of the National ICT Awards NBQSA 2022 will be held on the 4th November 2022 at Monarch Imperial. BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT Sri Lanka Section announced that the awards event is all set to be unveiled as an invitee’s only gala event and will be filled with entertainment and […]

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VMware Helps Customers Navigate Multi-Cloud with Innovative New Offerings

VMware unveils new and enhanced portfolio offerings, Cross-Cloud services and significant partner announcements at VMware Explore to deliver a faster and smarter path to cloud for digital businesses VMware recently unveiled innovations, new offerings, services and expanded partnerships that further its commitment to help customers navigate and thrive in today’s multi-cloud world at VMware Explore […]

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2022 ICPC Europe Training Camp powered by Huawei held in Poland

Around 300 students from 11 countries completed a three-day on-site Training Camp initiated by the International Collegiate Programming Contest University Commons (ICPCU) on Sunday. Co-hosted by the University of Wrolcaw and Huawei, the camp aims to provide top-notch programming training for college-aged enthusiasts of mathematical modeling, algorithms, programming and data structure. Ready, steady, go! From […]

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DIMO emerges as an Outstanding Women Friendly Workplace at AICPA & CIMA Satyn Women Friendly Workplace Awards 2022

DIMO, a leading diversified conglomerate, was recently recognized as one of Sri Lanka’s Most Outstanding Women Friendly Workplaces at the AICPA & CIMA Satyn Women-Friendly Workplace Awards 2022. The company was also bestowed with the award for ‘Organization with the Most Female Friendly Innovation/Practice in the Sri Lankan Workplace’ for its unwavering effort to nurture a […]

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DIMO launches ‘Powerfully You’ to further strengthen focus on women empowerment

DIMO, a leading diversified conglomerate in Sri Lanka, recently launched ‘Powerfully You’, a novel initiative developed in-house to further strengthen its focus on women empowerment at DIMO. The initiative focused on Women’s Leadership Development, targeting women in junior and middle management levels at DIMO. The initiative was implemented in partnership with Ms. Senela Jayasuriya, an […]

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Lifebuoy partners with Sri Lanka Scout Association to advocate good hand hygiene Celebrates Global Handwashing Day 2022

As part of its continuous commitment to inculcate long-lasting hygiene behaviours amongst communities, Unilever Sri Lanka’s flagship hygiene soap brand, Lifebuoy, commemorated Global Handwashing Day in partnership with the Sri Lanka Scouts Association to reiterate the importance of handwashing amongst the children at the 13th National Cuboree 2022 held at S. Thomas’ College, Mount Lavinia. […]

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Sonduru Diriyawanthi Wig Donation National Campaign Celebrates One Year

Sonduru Diriyawanthi celebrated one year of donating and uplifting the lives of women diagnosed with cancer, through the national wig donation program. Kumarika, the leading hair care brand of Hemas Manufacturing together with the Indira Cancer Trust, Lions Clubs of Aluthgama Bentota and Galkissa, Sri Lanka College of Oncologists and the Ministry of Health launched […]

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Hayleys Solar partners Maliban to install comprehensive Rooftop Solar PV systems towards greater energy security

In continuing its efforts to transition more corporates to clean, affordable energy, Hayleys Fentons recently signed an agreement with Maliban Biscuit Manufactories (Pvt) Ltd. & Maliban Dairy and Agri Products (Pvt) Ltd to install rooftop solar PV systems across its key operations. A 240kW (288.90 kWp) Grid Tied rooftop solar PV system will be installed […]

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Leading in Cloud Native, Huawei Cloud Unleashes Digital with 10 New Services

HUAWEI CONNECT 2022, themed “Unleash Digital”, kicks off in Dubai today. Industry leaders, experts, partners, and guests from the Middle East and Africa gather to share their thoughts on technological innovation, ecosystem collaboration, and digital transformation. Ken Hu, Rotating Chairman of Huawei, delivered a keynote speech under the conference theme and called for enterprises to […]

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Enhancing synergy with HNB General Insurance through an MoU HNB FINANCE PLC enters into a partnership

Sri Lanka’s leading integrated financial services provider, HNB FINANCE PLC, has entered into a partnership with HNB General Insurance Ltd (HNBGI), making it remarkably simpler and quicker for HNB FINANCE customers to receive the general insurance policies needed for many of the offerings from the company. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed recently by the […]

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3 real-life problems that blockchain technology can solve

By Rohit Wad, Chief Technology Officer at Binance Bitcoin was the first well-known application of blockchain technology in 2008, but it is now widely used across a variety of industries. 1 By 2030, it’s anticipated that about 30% of all customers would be using blockchain as a form of technology. Additionally, blockchain will be beneficial […]

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SAINTS’ QUADRANGULAR ATHLETIC MEET – 15TH AND 16TH OCTOBER AT ST. PETER’S COLLEGE GROUNDS

Four of the best Athletics schools in Sri Lanka, St. Anthony’s College Kandy, St. Benedict’s College, St. Joseph’s College and St. Peter’s College are meeting again at the Annual Saints’ Quadrangular Athletic championship on 15th and 16th October 2022 at St. Peter’s College grounds, Bambalapitiya. This annual competition is eagerly looked forward to by the […]

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Huawei Asia Pacific ISP Summit: Shaping an All-Optical, Intelligent Internet for 2030

During the Asia Pacific ISP Summit, Huawei put forward its latest strategy of “Diving into the Asia Pacific, Shaping an All-Optical, Intelligent Internet”, bolstering the ISP industry as the critical foundation of the Intelligent World 2030. The summit, joined by business leaders and partners, also featured discussions on Asia-Pacific’s all-optical trend and progress of home […]

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Ocean Lanka recognises 145 long serving staff members at ‘OCL Sewa Abhiman Loyalty Awards 2022

Ocean Lanka Pvt Ltd. Sri Lanka’s largest weft knitted fabric manufacturer, recently acknowledged the unwavering loyalty of its long serving employees with the ‘OCL Sewa Abhiman 2022’ Loyalty Awards. Dr. Austin Au, Managing Director of Ocean Lanka shared his thoughts: “Ocean Lanka is very fortunate to have employees with many years of dedication and commitment. […]

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Binance Boosts its Global Law Enforcement Training Program to Meet Growing Demand

Initiative helps combat crypto crimes and is Binance’s continuing efforts to assist law enforcement and regulators Binance, the global blockchain ecosystem behind the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, today formally announced its Global Law Enforcement Training Programwhich has grown exponentially since the expansion of the investigations team in the last year. The program—the […]

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The inauguration of Premier Herrero (Pvt) Ltd. the newest member of Capital Maharaja Group

The latest venture of the Industrial Hub of Capital Maharaja Group, Premier Herrero (Pvt) Ltd. opened its inaugural factory in Pannala, Sandalankawa recently. Premier Herrero (Pvt) Ltd. will function as a specialised organisation manufacturing building materials under the ‘Guardian’ brand. ‘Guardian’ Chain Link Fencing is already a well-established Brand Name in the market and Premier […]

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Huawei Releases the White Paper on Opportunities for Digital Transformation of Education to Explore the Intelligent Education Maturity Assessment Model

During the session of “Accelerate the Digital Journey of Education” at HUAWEI CONNECT 2022 Bangkok, Huawei released the White Paper on Opportunities for Digital Transformation of Education, which explores the intelligent education maturity assessment model for the first time. Huawei also proposed to leverage all-scenario education solutions to innovate teaching modes, promote inclusive education resources, […]

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Power World Gyms expands its presence with the opening of the Ethul Kotte branch

Power World Gyms, Sri Lanka’s pioneering fitness arena and the largest fitness training chain, recently opened its full-fledged fitness center at Ethul Kotte. The new 6000sqft gym offers a variety of convenient health and fitness options for the community. Equipped with state-of-the-art fitness equipment, the Gym features spacious training areas with facilities including a fully […]

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Swadeshi Khomba illuminates Devundara Uthpalawarna Sri Vishnu Maha Devalaya for the 14th consecutive year along with “Mahanuwara Sri Maha Vishnu Devalaya”

The Swadeshi Industrial Works PLC the pioneer herbal – personal care products manufacturer once again illuminated the Devundara Uthpalawarna Sri Vishnu Maha Devalayaalong with Mahanuwara Sri Maha Visnu Devalaya. The “Aloka Pooja” was carried out under the theme, “Swadeshi Khomba Aloka Puja Sathkaraya”, during the annual Esala festival. Mahanuwara Sri Maha Visnu Devalaya was illuminated […]

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Axiata Digital Labs Strengthens Its Commitment to Data Security and Privacy with ISO 27001 and ISO 27701 Certifications

Axiata Digital Labs (ADL), one of Asia’s fastest growing and most innovative software and IT service providers, announced today that the organization is now an ISO-certified entity, receiving its certifications for ISO 27001 and ISO/IEC 27701. ISO 27001 is an internationally recognized specification for an Information Security Management System (ISMS) while ISO 27701 enables ADL […]

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Huawei’s Dr. Wen Tong: 5.5G Is Necessary for Bridging 5G to 6G

At the Industry Conference & Exhibition (IC&E) 2022 hosted by the Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN) Alliance, Dr. Wen Tong, Huawei Fellow and CTO of Huawei Wireless, delivered a keynote speech titled “Bridging 5G to 6G”. In his speech, Dr. Tong explained the driving forces and plans that can help 5G evolve into 6G, noting […]

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Another 147 students’ dreams are supported with Ceylinco Life ‘Pranama Scholarships’

Ceylinco Life recently held its 21st yearly ‘Pranama Scholarships’ program through a virtual ceremony during which 147 young Sri Lankans who had shined at public exams and extracurricular activities were awarded scholarships surpassing Rs 11.1 million in value. The commemoration which was live-streamed through Zoom for the second straight year saw the involvement of around […]

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Huawei Thailand Receives Prestigious Prime Minister Awards – Thailand Cybersecurity Excellence Award 2022

Huawei Technologies (Thailand) Co., Ltd., represented by Chief Executive Officer Abel Deng, today received the “Prime Minister Awards – Thailand Cybersecurity Excellence Award 2022” from the National Cyber Security Agency (NCSA), during a ceremony held at the Miracle Grand Convention Hotel in Bangkok. The event was chaired by Mr. Chaiwut Thanakamanusorn, Minister of Digital Economy […]

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Orient Finance rises above challenges to deliver strong results

Posting a steady performance, Orient Finance PLC, a member of the Janashakthi Group and a leading financial service provider, recorded a 27% increase in the company’s turnover with LKR 809.8 Mn for the first quarter of the financial year 2022-23. Indicating a growth of 11% in comparison to the corresponding period in the previous financial […]

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Huawei launches its largest-ever regional Seeds for the Future Program, inspiring digital talents to shape the future

Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand and Secretary-General of ASEAN delivered congratulatory remarks during the digital skills program kickoff. [Bangkok, Thailand, August 19, 2022] Today, Huawei launched Asia Pacific Seeds for the Future 2022 in collaboration with ASEAN Foundation and Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT). From August 19 to 27, the program will bring together 120 […]

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S-lon relocates its Jaffna re-distribution centre to provide better service

S-lon Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, the market leader in the thermoplastic pipes & fittings industry, recently relocated their re-distribution centre in Jaffna to an all-new location with the objective of further enhancing convenience and quality of service for their valued customers and supporting their retail partners. The new re-distribution centre further cements the commitment of S-lon […]

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SMIB announces appointment of new CEO

The State Mortgage and Investment Bank (SMIB), a leading state-owned bank in Sri Lanka with 90 years of history, announced the appointment of an experienced banker, Mr. Thushara Asuramanna, as the new CEO with effect from 01 July 2022. Prior to his appointment as CEO SMIB, Mr. Asuramanna was the Vice President of Commercial Credit […]

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Indira Cancer Trust and Ramani Fernando Salons re-launch the Hair Donation Programme in Sri Lanka “After 5 Years” & Launch of the Sonduru Diriyawanthi Theme song

Indira Cancer Trust has once again teamed up with Ramani Fernando Salons to re-launch the much awaited Hair Donation programme in Sri Lanka on 20 July 2022, exactly 5 years after it was first launched on the 20 July 2017. To date there have been 121,267 persons donating their hair which enabled us to produce […]

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Huawei’s Ryan Ding: Green ICT for New Value

At the Green Development Solution Launch held on the second day of Win-Win·Huawei Innovation Week, Ryan Ding, President of Huawei’s Carrier Business Group, stressed the need for operators to prioritize energy efficiency and called for the establishment of a standard, industry-wide indicator system for energy efficiency during his keynote speech titled “Green ICT for New […]

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Baby Cheramy continuously works on giving back to society

Baby Cheramy, the leading baby care brand in Sri Lanka has always aligned its actions with their brand values by continuously encouraging inclusive parenting among Sri Lankan parents. A few months ago, Baby Cheramy came forward with a commitment to support the parents of the sextuplets, who were the first-ever sextuplets to have been born […]

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Asia Pacific Technology Systems introduces the fully enhanced MAMMATUS cloud platform to provide affordable cloud services to Sri Lankan industries

Technology maverick Asia Pacific Technology Systems recently introduced MAMMATUS, a highly versatile public cloud platform with an offering on par to that of the much more expensive global counterparts. The development, a testament to local talent and commitment is introduced to the market at a most fitting time when affordability along with reliability is of […]

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DIMO unveils Pela Batta, the first and only paddy transplanting machine in Sri Lanka to maintain an 8-inch gap between seedling rows

DIMO, a leading conglomerate in Sri Lanka, through its agricultural arm DIMO Agribusinesses, recently introduced the first and only paddy transplanting machine in the country capable of maintaining an 8-inch gap between seedling rows, aptly named ‘Pela Batta’. DIMO has always been in the forefront of introducing innovative and affordable agri machinery to the local […]

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The American Chamber of Commerce, Teejay Lanka PLC and Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka join hands to uplift sanitation facilities at local schools

The Helping Hands project, a three-year partnership between the American Chamber of Commerce in Sri Lanka and Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka, recently completed its first phase with the support of Teejay Lanka PLC, our reputed corporate partner.   Positively impacting over 3000 students, the project involved the provision of three (03) toilet units each […]

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Velvet Body Wash relaunched in three new variants with Hydraboost technology for moisturization

When choosing skin care solutions, products with moisturizing properties are excellent products to incorporate into daily skin care routines. Moisturization is a key component that helps to keep the skin healthy and protect the youthfulness in skin. It is vital to look for skin care products with moisturizing properties especially considering the warm and humid […]

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Orient FD Plus: ஆயுள் காப்புறுதி மற்றும் தீவிர நோய் பாதுகாப்புடன் கூடிய விசேட நிலையான வைப்புத் திட்டம்

ஜனசக்தி குழுமத்தின் உறுப்பு நிறுவனமும் முன்னணி நிதிச் சேவை வழங்குனருமான Orient Finance PLC, ஒரு விசேட நிலையான வைப்புத் திட்டத்தை அண்மையில் அறிமுகப்படுத்தியுள்ளது. இது ஒரு முதலீட்டுத் திட்டமாகும். இது ஆயுள் காப்புறுதி மற்றும் தீவிர நோய்க்கான பாதுகாப்புடனான நிலையான வைப்பீட்டு வசதியை வழங்குகிறது. மேலும், இந்த திட்டத்தின் மூலம் வழங்கப்படும் நிதி நன்மைகளை சமூகத்திற்கு அறியப்படுத்துவதற்கும், அது தொடர்பில் விழிப்புணர்வை ஏற்படுத்துவதற்கும், நாடு முழுவதும் பல்வேறு விழிப்புணர்வு நிகழ்வுகளை நிறுவனத்தின் விற்பனைக் குழு மேற்கொண்டிருந்தது. […]

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The Ceylon Motor Traders Association holds 102nd Annual General Meeting

The Ceylon Motor Trader’s Association (CMTA) affiliated to the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce and one of the oldest automotive trade associations in South Asia comprising of companies who are franchise holders of global automobile manufacturers, held its 102nd Annual General Meeting on 29th June 2022 as a virtual event, due to the mobility issues resulting […]

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Axiata Digital Labs partners with SLASSCOM as the Platinum Sponsor for the SLASSCOM Ingenuity Awards 2022

Axiata Digital Labs (ADL) strengthens their partnership today with the Sri Lanka Association for Software Services Companies (SLASSCOM), the national chamber for the IT/BPM industry in Sri Lanka. ADL will act as a Platinum Sponsor for the 2022 National Ingenuity Awards. ADL is a leading innovative software service provider, offering telco-focused digital and IT services and solutions, advancing the digital […]

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Fuel supply only for essential services till 10 July

The Cabinet of Ministers last night has decided to immediately supply fuel ‘only’ to essential services till 10 July. “The Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) will only issue diesel and petrol for essential services including ports, airports, health, food distribution and agriculture,” Cabinet Co-Spokesman and Minister Bandula Gunawardena said yesterday. Accordingly, only essential services will be […]

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University of Moratuwa and Dhammika & Priscilla Perera Foundation join together to build a skilled workforce in Sri Lanka

University of Moratuwa (UoM) and Dhammika & Priscilla Perera Foundation (DP Foundation) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 2nd of June 2022 to facilitate open online course development and delivery at the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) level of the Project Management Institute, USA. The objective of this initiative is to provide opportunities to […]

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Special transport facilities for O/L exam candidates

Special transport facilities will be provided to candidates sitting for the GCE Ordinary Level examinations from Monday. This initiative has been taken on the request of Examinations Department. Both SLTB and Railway Department have decided to deploy more buses and trains to facilitate the students during the exam period. The authorities will be taking measures […]

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SL rupee stabilizes, CSE records positive growth

The Sri Lankan rupee has recorded  a positive growth yesterday (18) soon after the economic decisions taken under the new Prime Minister.  Accordingly, the rupee has appreciated sharply against the US dollar on May 12. The Central Bank of Sri Lanka quoted the selling price of the dollar at 377.50 rupees and the buying price […]

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DIMO to revitalize Sri Lanka’s green energy development with Microgrid systems Completes Sri Lanka’s first ever fully operational microgrid system at the University of Moratuwa

With the recent successful completion of the nation’s first comprehensive grid tied renewable energy microgrid project at the University of Moratuwa (UOM), DIMO, a leading diversified conglomerate in Sri Lanka, is now well equipped to implement microgrid systems for the local industries to ensure an uninterrupted power supply. DIMO will also provide microgrid services to the Maldives and […]

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Leadership For a Successful and Sustainable Future

Leadership is a concept spoken about a great deal these days, but what does leadership mean? Does leadership mean being in a position of authority? Or is there more to it than simple designations? Leadership is a trait that can be expressed by anyone at any level, be it at school, your workplace, or even […]

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84 Countries Gather in 8APSMC, 2000MHz Mid Bandwidth for 5G including 6GHz per Country as IMT Industry Consensus

The 8th Asia-Pacific Spectrum Management Conference is held in Bangkok from 26 to 27 April 2022. It is jointly hosted by Forum Global and Thailand NBTC, supported by ITU and APT. Global 84 countries with more than 630 participants join the conference on site and in virtual. Speakers include regulators from Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Republic […]

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Sri Lanka to purchase Gas from Siam Gas Thailand

The Cabinet has granted approval for the purchase of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) from Siam Gas Company in Thailand. According LP Gas will be purchased from the Thai company for a period of 01-year. The Government further said that Siam Gas Company from Thailand will supply 70% of Sri Lanka’s LP gas requirement per year. […]

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Update on fuel distribution

Fuel distribution operations are underway at the Ceylon Petroleum Storage Terminals Limited (CPTSL) and depots, said the Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera. He added that trains and both government-owned and dealer-owned tankers are being utilized for transposition. The private hired tanker members are those from the Sri Lanka Petroleum Private Tanker Owners’ Association […]

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Sri Lanka’s Leading Private Bank HNB partners with the premium bookstore M. D. Gunasena to donate books to rural schools

Supporting the “donate a book for change” CSR campaign to donate books and valuable reading material to schools in rural areas, Sri Lanka’s leading private bank HNB PLC recently partnered with one of the country’s leading premium bookstores – M. D. Gunasena. The two companies penned their partnership at the HNB Head Office in the […]

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Update on US Dollar rates

Several licensed commercial banks in Sri Lanka have listed selling rate of US Dollar at Rs. 360 on April 28. US Dollar selling rate continues to rise further while the rupee depreciates against major foreign currencies.

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Winning the Innovative Diamond Jeweller of the Year Award Vogue Jewellers shines at the Retail Jeweller World Dubai Awards

Vogue Jewellers, a dominant name in immaculate Diamond Jewellery in Sri Lanka was honored as the Worldwide Winner, Innovative Diamond Jeweller of the Year at the Retail Jeweller World Dubai Awards held recently.  This esteemed award has been given based on its Editorial Team Research, held among 150 top and first-class jewelers around the world. […]

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The World Innovation Congress awarded SLT-MOBITEL the prestigious Best Innovation in Telecommunication award

Reasserting its leadership in Telecommunication and Technology, SLT-MOBITEL mobile was awarded the distinguished global award for the ‘Best Innovation in Telecommunication’, at the World Innovation Congress hosted in Mumbai, India on the 24th of March 2022.  The award is a testament to SLT-MOBITEL’s distribution of the advanced Sub-1GHz band LTE network solution, created to further […]

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Decision yet to be taken on proposed tariff revisions by CEB

Minister of Power Kanchana Wijesekara said that a decision has not been taken on the proposed tariff revisions by the CEB. However, the request made by the CEB has been approved by the Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL). The Minister revealed that the Cabinet has the authority to implement the proposal, make revisions […]

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Italy willing to support Sri Lanka with emergency grant

Italy has announced its consent to offer an emergency grant to Sri Lanka for medicine purchase. The Embassy of Italy in Colombo said that Italy will grant Rs. 125 million to purchse essential medicine. This grant will be channeled through the Italian Bilateral Emergency Fund at the World Health Organization.

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Winners of Huawei Cloud Spark Hackathon Singapore 2022 Announced

At the inaugural Huawei Cloud Spark Hackathon Singapore 2022 final event last Friday, 10 teams pitched innovative products to a panel of judges, addressing five emerging trends in Education, Hospitality & Travel Service, Eco & Sustainability, Finance & Banking, and Health Tech. This year’s hackathon, which opened on November 15, 2021, had over 190 teams […]

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Investors alarmed of a disappointing earnings season ahead

Stock market analysts say that the March Quarter earnings season which began yesterday, could be the final quarter that the listed entities could see a double-digit earnings growth they consistently recorded for many quarters. The supply chain crunch and cost escalations are expected to affect their future earnings. Sri Lanka’s listed entities reported the second […]

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Wednesday power cut schedule

The PUCSL has announced a power outage of 3 hours and 20 minutes for Wednesday (20). Power cuts will be imposed for a period of 2 hours from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm and for 1 hour and 20 minutes from 5.00 pm to 9.00 pm.

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Responding to the national medical emergency Hemas Hospitals donates 500 Endotracheal (ET) tubes Immediately donates lifesaving medical supplies to Castle Street Hospital

Hemas Hospitals responds to a desperate request by the medical fraternity by immediately donating 500 Endotracheal (ET) tubes to the neo-natal unit of the Castle Street Hospital for Women. The gesture was in immediate response to a recorded voice message which was going around by Dr. Saman Kumara, Consultant Neonatal Pediatrician of Castle Street Hospital, […]

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Selling rate of USD up again

Several leading licenced commercial banks in Sri Lanka have declared their selling rate of the USD at Rs. 335.00. It is an increase of Rs. 5 to that of Rs. 330 yesterday. As per the official exchange rates of the CBSL, the buying rate of the US Dollar is Rs. 319. 20.

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Tea exporters concerned over the loss of market share

The Sri Lankan tea exporters are concerned over the loss of market share due to a number of internal and external issues such as low tea crop, fuel issues and sanctions. The regular power cuts and non- availability of sufficient quantities of fuel to operate generators have also hampered the day to day operation of […]

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Dollar selling rate passes Rs. 300 in Sri Lanka

For the first time in the history, US Dollar rate against Sri Lankan rupee has surpassed Rs. 300. The selling price of US Dollar at licensed commercial banks has increased to Rs. 310. The Sri Lankan rupee is on a depreciation swing as it continues to hit record lows against the US Dollar.

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STATEMENT BY THE ICT AND STARTUP COMMUNITY IN SRI LANKA 

We represent the product, services, and startup companies of the ICT ecosystem in Sri Lanka. This community is a free and an independent group of industry leaders who deeply value our civil liberties. Sri Lanka’s digital economy represents approximately 4.37% of GDP and this is positioned to grow exponentially in the coming years. We represent […]

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12 hour power cut announced for Friday

The Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) has requested for a 12 hour power cut for Friday, which was approved by the PUCSL. Accordingly, areas A,B,C,D,F will receive a 2 hour power cut from 4am to 6am, 4 hours from 8am to 12pm and 6 hours from 4pm to 10pm. Areas G,H,I,J,K,L – 2 hours from 6am […]

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Gold price up in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka’s gold price continues to rise and the price of 24-carrot gold was listed as Rs. 185,000. The price of 22-carrot gold coin has increased up to Rs. 185,000. It is reported that a shortage of gold stocks is the reason behind this price hike.

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CBSL issues statement on banking system

A statement issued by the Ministry of Finance and the Central Bank of Sri Lanka says that the banking system is stable and that operations of state banks are carried out as usual, contrary to the statements made otherwise. Source – Ada Derana

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AmCham Sri Lanka welcomes US Ambassador Julie Chung

The newly arrived U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka, HE Julie J. Chung, met with the Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce in Sri Lanka (AmCham Sri Lanka) on the 16th of March 2022.   Ambassador Chung was welcomed by the Office Bearers and visited the AmCham Secretariat located at the Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo, […]

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CBSL issues new directive to private Banks

The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) has issued a circular on amendments to the Operating Instructions on “Incentive Scheme on Inward Worker Remittances” and “Repatriation of Export Proceeds into Sri Lanka”. As per the circular, the CBSL has instructed commercial banks to sell twice the amount of US$ to the Central Bank reducing the […]

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Construction of new elevated highway in progress

The highways Minister Johnston Fernando had reviewed the progress of the new highway project, which spans from Ingurukade junction to Colombo Port city. The project is to be completed and commissioned for the public use in 2023. According to sources, the travel time between Ingurukade junction and Fort (45 minutes) will be reduced to five […]

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Sri Lanka to obtain $1 bn credit from India

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister Basil Rajapaksa signed a $1 billion credit line with India on Thursday to help ease crippling shortages of essential items, including fuel, food and medicine, officials said. “India stands with Sri Lanka,” Indian Foreign Minister S. Jaishankar said in a tweet. Sri Lanka’s foreign exchange reserves have fallen 70% in the […]

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SLT-MOBITEL join hands with Softlogic IT in Empowering Enterprise Customers with “Data Exchange and Analytics Services”

SLT-Mobitel, The National ICT Solutions Provider, announce as part of the Digital Partnership initiative, the Strategic Collaboration with Softlogic IT, in introducing Data Exchange and Analytics Services. This essentially enables businesses to adopt a data driven approach in solving problems and gaining deeper insights in data using the tools and processes of the  IZAC “Data […]

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Sri Lankan-Manta Air partnership to connect Maldives tourist islands

Sri Lankan Airlines joined forces with Maldives-based Manta Air to connect travellers from Gan Island to Koodhdhoo City in the Maldives to meet the diverse needs of the luxury travel segment, the national carrier said. ‘’The Maldives has always been a very important market to Sri Lankan Airlines, so the airline has continuously sought to […]

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The British Council’s Skills Plus course designed to help students improve their communication skills for higher education and careers after A-Levels

The British Council is now taking registrations for their Skills Plus English course specially designed for students who have completed their A-Level exams. The course has been customised to help students build confidence and develop their English language skills. It is supplemented by life skills aimed at young adults who are making important life choices […]

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Sonduru Diriyawanthi wig donation drive continues in Central Province

Women who undergo chemotherapy consider hair loss to be one of the most traumatic experiences during this difficult journey. Hair loss occurs during the first, two-four weeks of starting chemotherapy and such women should be supported in every possible way . Realizing the need  to uplift these women, Kumarika, continues to support the central province […]

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DhanaMaga – Financial education is just a click away!

Asia Securities champions financial inclusion in Sri Lanka with a free, trilingual, short video-based Financial Literacy initiative First-ever comprehensive private sector initiative to promote Financial Literacy in Sri Lanka Asia Securities, a leading investment firm in Sri Lanka, launched DhanaMaga (ධනමග / தன மார்க்கம்) a trilingual financial literacy program aimed at helping Sri Lankans take […]

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Anton Armor uPVC awarded prestigious Green Label Certification

Anton Armor uPVC Roofing sheets has been awarded the prestigious “Green Label Certification” from Green Building Council and “ISO 9001:2015” as well. Anton’s Armor Roofing has been commended on several occasions for its value and quality.   “Anton Armor” becoming the first brand in the roofing category in Sri Lanka to be awarded with the Green […]

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oDoc – HUTCH සුව සරණ වෙතින් සියලුම ශ්‍රී ලාංකිකයින්ට නොමිලේ ටෙලිමෙඩිසින් සේවා

සෞඛ්‍ය සේවා අංශයට සහයෝගය දැක්වීමේ පුරෝගාමී මුලපිරීමක් ලෙස, හච් සහ ප්‍රමුඛ පෙළේ ටෙලිමෙඩිසින් සේවා සපයන oDoc එක්වී oDoc-HUTCH  සුව සරණ වැඩසටහන දැන් දියත් කර ඇත. සංචරණ සීමා පවත්නා කාලසීමාව තුළ සියලුම ශ්‍රී ලාංකිකයින්ට නොමිලේ ටෙලිමෙඩිසින් සේවා පහසුකම් මෙමඟින් ලබාගත හැක. මෙම සමාජ සත්කාරය තුළින් සියලුම ශ්‍රී ලාංකිකයින්ට ඕනෑම සේවා ජාලයක් ඔස්සේ 078 8777222 අංකය අමතා […]

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oDoc – HUTCH Suwa Sarana to support the pandemic response by providing free telemedicine services to all Sri Lankans

In a pioneering initiative to support the health care sector, HUTCH has joined forces with the leading telemedicine provider oDoc to launch the oDoc-HUTCH Suwa Sarana initiative to offer telemedicine services free of charge, to all Sri Lankans during the present travel restrictions. Through this CSR initiative, all Sri Lankans regardless of their mobile network […]

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Ocean Lanka Enters into Partnership with Cotton made in Africa (CmiA)

Ocean Lanka Pvt Ltd, Sri Lanka’s largest weft knitted fabric manufacturer, announced that it has entered into a partnership with Cotton made in Africa (CmiA), one of the world’s leading standards for sustainably produced cotton. The recent partnership will see Ocean Lanka further increasing its sustainable cotton portion, which is ecologically and socially progressive. Cotton […]

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Sri Lanka’s INIVOS and UK’s Muzulu in milestone partnership to offer full-scope Enterprise solutions

INIVOS Consulting, the fully fledged Sri Lankan Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions provider announced its partnership with Muzulu, the UK based provider of industry leading ERP business solutions. The partnership aims to support a wider base of customers globally, with an initial focus on Sri Lanka and Europe. Both INIVOS, a channel partner for IFS […]

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Hatch’s KICKASS Series 4 empowers a new batch of women entrepreneurs together with London Stock Exchange Group Sri Lanka

Despite the current uncertainties we have managed to successfully complete the fourth iteration of KICKASS Bootcamp, empowering a whole new batch of future women leaders in business. Series 4 of the KICKASS Bootcamp was conducted in partnership with LSEG (London Stock Exchange Group) Sri Lanka and TNL Radio and was facilitated by Naomi Gunnels, Entrepreneur […]

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VMware Empowers Customers to Build their Multi-Cloud Future

VMware’s Multi-Cloud Strategy Unlocks the Value From Any Cloud While Delivering Better Security and Simplified Operations VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) announced new innovations to help customers build, run, manage, connect, and protect any app on any cloud. Today, more than 15 million enterprise workloads run on VMware in the cloud, and more than 4,300 partners […]

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Pelwatte Dairy embarks on yet another Sustainable Project

Working towards healthier food production and sustainable waste management Pelwatte Dairy Industries, the industry leader in local dairy produce has been known for enriching lives – not just by providing nutrition through its dairy products but also through the consecutive training and support that it extends to farmers and their families, thereby empowering them, the […]

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Swadeshi Khomba Baby Hoda Purudu celebrates World Children’s Day with “Hoda Purudu ” educational campaign

The Swadeshi Industrial Works PLC launched a novel hygiene awareness campaign for Sri Lanka’s primary school children to coincide with the World Children’s Day celebrations. Titled “Swadeshi Khomba Baby Hoda Purudu” the event saw grade 3 school children at Sapugaskanda Sobhitha Vidyalaya (Primary) taking part in awareness-led activities inculcating “Hoda Purudu ” (Good habits) among […]

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HUTCH signs up Gayathri Shan as new Brand Ambassador

Sri Lanka’s preferred choice for mobile broadband services, HUTCH has appointed popular social media influencer and a movie star Gayathri Shan as a new brand ambassador. With this appointment, HUTCH aims to actively engage a wider base of Sri Lanka’s Tamil speaking community that is ready to avail HUTCH offerings. A well-known and a popular […]

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Singer Finance leads Tier Two Rankings by K Seeds Investments

In the latest national rankings of ‘Listed Finance Companies of Sri Lanka’ Report by K Seed Investments, Singer Finance (Lanka) has seized the best performing Finance Company rank among Tier 2 finance companies in Sri Lanka. The Report, issued by K Seeds Investments (Pvt) Ltd has identified Singer Finance (Lanka) as the leader in its […]

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HUAWEI CLOUD Releases Device-Cloud Synergy Meeting Solution in APAC

Huawei launched HUAWEI CLOUD Meeting, its full-scenario, secure and reliable global video conferencing solution in Asia Pacific on Monday. The award-winning device-cloud synergy solution enables effective internal and external meetings for up to 1,000 concurrent participants — anytime, anywhere, over the Internet, from any terminal or device. The pandemic has accelerated the need to stay […]

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First-ever virtual IIT Cutting Edge showcases innovative IT and business solutions of students

Informatics Institute of Technology (IIT), the pioneer in British higher education in Sri Lanka and the country’s premier IT and Business campus, successfully concluded its first-ever virtual IIT Cutting Edge 2020 where the latest collection of ground-breaking IT and business solutions of IIT students were showcased. Cutting Edge is primarily an annual exhibition organised by […]

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5GDNA Joins the 3GPP Family

3GPP recently announced that the 5G Deterministic Networking Alliance (5GDNA) has become its Market Representation Partner (MRP), making it the third organization member from 5G vertical industry after 5G Automotive Association (5GAA) and 5G Alliance for Connected Industries and Automation (5G-ACIA). This partnership shows the rise of 5GDNA’s influence in 5G standards and 5G B2B […]

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Pyxle International and Trabeya announce merger

Combined entity will have the leadership, resources and scale to successfully capitalize on opportunities in the fast-growing data industry.   Merged capabilities will create a single comprehensive and fully integrated platform, from digital strategy, software engineering, data management and integration, to deep analytics with artificial intelligence tools, ensuring a complete solution to be delivered to […]

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HP Printers now available at Singer

Singer Sri Lanka PLC, country’s premier consumer durables retailer has partnered with Trident Corporation, a leading distributor of IT hardware, software and printing solutions in Sri Lanka to serve globally renowned HP Printer range in the Sri Lankan market. This partnership opens Singer Sri Lanka’s customers across the island to the popular HP Printer range […]

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VMware Unveils 5G and Edge Advancements, Driving Sri Lanka Towards New Chapter of Innovation-Led Growth

Strengthened 5G Telco Cloud Portfolio with Cloud Native Support enables businesses to better harness emerging technologies in Sri Lanka’s cloud and mobile first economy VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) recently announced its 5G Telco Cloud Platform, empowering Communication Service Providers (CSPs) to better meet the growing demands for 5G-powered innovations in Sri Lanka. The VMware 5G […]

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Top ICT Students to Represent Asia Pacific in Huawei ICT Competition Finals

The 2019-2020 Huawei Asia Pacific ICT Competition, under the theme of “Connection, Glory, Future,” successfully concluded on Wednesday. Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) from Indonesia won champions of both the Network and Cloud tracks in this regional finals, and will represent the Asia Pacific region in the global finals. This year, the Huawei ICT competition in […]

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Are Licensed Finance Companies the missing link in Sri Lanka’s Financial Inclusion quest?

By Krishan Thilakarathne Financial Inclusion is essential for continuous and sustainable economic development, according to IFC. This is no exception for Sri Lanka despite showing strong numbers in bank penetration. According to the World Bank Group’s (WBG) Global Findex for 2017, nearly 74 percent of population in Sri Lanka have accounts at a financial institution, […]

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Huawei releases Sustainability Progress Report

Enriching lives with technology Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) recently published its Sustainability Progress Report. The report highlights the company’s sustainability achievements over the past decade, covering four major areas including information accessibility, education and health, environmental protection, and corporate responsibility. This marks the first time that Huawei Consumer BG shares its sustainability progress on […]

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HUTCH Danumai Miliyanayai quiz winners rewarded

HUTCH, Sri Lanka’s preferred choice for mobile broadband services recently rewarded the winners of HUTCH Danumai Miliyanayai in a grand prize-giving ceremony held at the Hutch Head Office, Colombo. Danumai Miliyanayai, which ran for a six-month period is a general knowledge quiz competition. BeyondM, a subsidiary of the hSenid Software International is the platform and […]

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VMware Delivers Intrinsic Security to Sri Lanka’s Digital Infrastructure, Fast Tracking Business Innovation and Resilience

Focus on intrinsic security enables organizations to build future-ready businesses to thrive in the age of the distributed workforce Cutting edge solutions provide CISOs with unprecedented visibility into the enterprise workplace to respond, adapt and accelerate businesses for the new normal VMware, Inc., a leading innovator in enterprise software, recently announced new advancements to its […]

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Bosch acquires 26% stake in Sun Mobility

One of the largest Tier 1 automotive companies, Bosch Gmbh has acquired 26% stake in Bengaluru based battery service provider, Sun Mobility. Bosch through its investment arm, Robert Bosch Investment Nederland B.V. invested an undisclosed amount for the stake. This investment comes as part of Bosch focusing on growth pillars in mobility sector, which includes […]

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Huawei Launches All-scenario Intelligent Connectivity Solutions

the UN Broadband Commission and Huawei held the sixth Ultra-Broadband Forum (UBBF 2020) online in Beijing. With the theme of “Intelligent Connectivity, New Value Together”, this year’s UBBF discussed the challenges and opportunities facing the connectivity industry in the intelligent era. At the event, David Wang, Huawei Executive Director and Chairman of the Investment Review […]

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Sri Lanka grants special bamboo sticks imports for incense stick production

Sri Lanka’s Cabinet of Ministers decided to allow importation of special bamboo sticks for incense stick production with tax relief citing shortages in sourcing these bamboo sticks locally. The proposal was presented by the Minister of Industries, Wimal Weerawansa to solve current issues in the industry. Accordingly, importation of the required quantity of special bamboo […]

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AI AND AUTOMATION POWER LATEST RELEASE OF IFS CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENT, DRIVING IMPROVED CUSTOMER EXPERIENCES

Highly configurable, integrated and fully branded omnichannel hub lets customers book services and get accurate information online, through social or over the phone IFS, the global enterprise applications company, announces the availability of new and enhanced capabilities in its customer engagement software empowering companies to overcome challenges faced when working with traditional call centers to […]

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7 promising Sri Lankan startups graduate from Sri Lanka’s first virtual fintech accelerator

HatchX, Sri Lanka’s first fintech startup accelerator programme, recently concluded its demo day with its first cohort of 7 promising local fintech startups graduating from the programme and getting connected with several industry stakeholders. The goal of HatchX is to help local fintech startups find success by offering them the necessary support to grow and […]

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Technomedics Corporate Announces New MD

Technomedics, Sri Lanka’s leading medical equipment and turnkey solutions provider which partners with many Fortune 500 companies, is pleased to announce Linus Jeganathan as its new Managing Director to spearhead its long term growth objectives. Jeganathan , a senior management professional counting over 20 years of experience in multiple sectors including, sales, FMCG, healthcare and […]

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Style up your fitness with the new HUAWEI WATCH FIT

Reframe your fitness, health and style with the latest smart sports watch from Huawei Huawei recently announced the launch of its latest fitness watch, HUAWEI WATCH FIT. Huawei’s first ever smart sports watch with a rounded rectangular face, the HUAWEI WATCH FIT encourages users to get into new forms of exercise through a variety of […]

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Ground-breaking ADB- funded LECO-UOM Microgrid Project launched in partnership with DIMO and DHYBRID

Lanka Electricity Company (LECO) together with the University of Moratuwa (UOM) launched a pioneering pilot project on Microgrid with a grant assistance of $ 1.8 million (approximately Rs. 325 million) from Asian Development Bank (ADB). DIMO, together with the German specialist DHYBRID, has been selected for the supply of comprehensive Renewable Energy Microgrid consisting of […]

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Pradeep Edward Elected as the Chairman TMC- Colombo

The Management Club (TMC) Colombo conducted its 15th Annual General Meeting at Hotel Galadari, Colombo with the participation of a large amount of members and founder members of TMC. The Management Club (TMC) formed in 2001 under the auspices of the Chartered Management Institute – UK Sri Lanka. The Branch was established to uplift management […]

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Internationally featured research on the Sinhala letterform to be published as book titled ‘Akura’

“Akura”, presenting the extensive work of researcher Dr. Sumanthri Samarawickramas is completed with the help from India-Sri Lanka Foundation. The symbolic expression of language—the letterforms, are among the most important reflections of a nation and its culture. This is why a study of the Sinhala letterform and its development invariably becomes a reflection of Sri […]

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Huawei Announces New Developer Technologies Capable of Smarter All-Scenario Experiences

Huawei Developer Conference 2020 (Together) was held today at Songshan Lake. In the keynote speech, Huawei announced major upcoming updates for HarmonyOS 2.0, EMUI 11, HMS(Huawei Mobile Services), HUAWEI HiLink, and HUAWEI Research. These improvements will empower global developers and ecosystem partners to provide enhanced and innovative user experiences for users. At the event, Huawei […]

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Pelwatte Dairy Partners with Leading Supermarket Chains to Offer New Product Deals

Pelwatte Dairy transforms the shopping experience with value-for-money dairy deals Pelwatte Dairy Industries – Sri Lanka’s renowned dairy producer – has extended some exciting value-for-money deals that can be availed at Sri Lanka’s leading supermarket chains this September. The home-grown company is celebrated for its healthy, fresh and delicious range of dairy products that include […]

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25% of govt’s advertising budget for State media institutions

The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the proposal for compulsorily advertising the publicity programmes, to the value of 25% of the advertising and publicity budget of all government and semi- Government institutions from Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation,  Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation, Independent Television Network of Sri  Lanka, and the Associated Newspapers company Limited which are […]

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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries recognises Singer Sri Lanka for outstanding performance

Singer Sri Lanka PLC has been commended for its exceptional sales performances, best sales improvement and their contribution for VRF Inverter Multi system Air Conditioning Solutions of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries. Singer Sri Lanka has been a partner of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Air Conditioner sales in Sri Lanka since 2015. The global integrated business enterprise Mitsubishi is […]

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Path breaking Huawei Golf Tournament teed off in Sri Lanka

Huawei, the leading global technology solutions provider, recently hosted the “Huawei Golf Tournament 2020” in Sri Lanka, ushering a monumental partnership with the country’s golf game. In its latest foray into sports inclusion in Sri Lanka, Huawei ran the two-day Golf Tournament at Sri Lanka’s historic golf venue-the Royal Colombo Golf Club.   Commenting on the […]

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Ocean Lanka recognises sixty-three long-serving employees

Ocean Lanka Pvt Ltd, Sri Lanka’s largest weft knitted fabric manufacturer, recognised and rewarded a large cohort of long-serving employees at the ‘Sewa Abhiman 2020’ Loyalty Awards, where gold coins were presented to 63 employees, who completed 10 years of service at the company. Addressing the staff, Managing Director of Ocean Lanka, Dr. Austin Au, […]

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Innovative Microwave Solutions Proposed at Huawei 5G Microwave Asia-Pacific Conference for Heavy-Rain Regions

The Huawei 5G Microwave Asia-Pacific Conference was held online recently, bringing together more than 130 guests to share insights into 5G microwave applications and to discuss how microwave solutions contribute to accelerating 5G development in the Asia-Pacific region. At the conference, Huawei proposed an innovative solution to solve transmission capacity and distance bottlenecks that traditional […]

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FUTURE OF THE SMARTPHONE MARKET IN SRI LANKA by Kevin Jiang

As the world integrates the ‘New Normal’ in the ecosystem, Sri Lanka’s digital framework is pacing with fresh energy and has bold plans for the future. The ‘New Normal’ has given rise to several ‘behavioral changes’ in the Sri Lankan consumer, and the need to be digitally connected is one of them. While we are […]

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Huawei P40 Pro hailed as the latest aesthetic showpiece

Huawei P40 Pro is the latest addition to Huawei’s array of smartphones unveiled in 2020. Categorically a flagship device, P40 Pro’s design resembles the beauty and form of flowing water and its quad-curve overflow display is designed to dissolve the barriers of vision and imagination on every edge. Its innovative design is backed by the […]

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Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India LLP report suggests need for strategic investments in re-designing anti money laundering (AML) compliance programmes in banking and financial services sectors

Banks are facing increased challenges in meeting heightened regulatory expectations AML compliance is a board level issue with continuing operational challenges and investments not bearing fruit Banks are following a risk-based approach for AML compliance, but more needs to be done to extend it to the enterprise level Transactions monitoring, and sanctions screening processes need […]

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Huawei P40 Pro sets a new benchmark in smartphone photography

Huawei P40 Pro is the latest flagship smartphone rolled out in Sri Lanka by Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer. The all-new Huawei P40 Pro is expected to revolutionize the smartphone photography with its Ultra Vision Leica Quad Camera setup. Camera has become a key aspect which receives much attention over other specifications and the evolution […]

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Flexibility within limits – The underlying premise driving the NBFI sector

By Niroshan Udage As an integral part of the Country’s financial system, Licensed Finance Companies (LFCs) and registered leasing  companies play a vital role in the development of the national economy. Collectively known as the Non-Bank financial (NBFI) sector, they offer a gamut of financial solutions to cater to individuals, proprietors, partnerships, corporates or business conglomerates. […]

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INIVOS Consulting on a role to equip Sri Lanka’s enterprise sector with ERP solutions

INIVOS Consulting, the fully-fledged Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions provider has launched its assortment of solutions to Sri Lanka’s enterprise sector in a bid to provide end-to-end solutions, earmarked to make progress in the business sphere. INIVOS, an authorized partner of global ERP solutions provider IFS, has to-date served a multitude of local and international […]

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Singer partners with Malaysia’s Signature Group to introduce world’s leading Kitchen solutions to Sri Lanka

Singer, Sri Lanka’s premier consumer durables retailer, has partnered with Signature Group, Malaysia’s largest Kitchen Cabinet and Wardrobe manufacturer. With this new partnership, Singer aims to begin manufacturing Signature Kitchen systems and products in Sri Lanka. This collaboration is expected to reinforce Signature brand’s presence in Sri Lanka which treats the local consumers to a […]

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Huawei’s Postal Repair Service boosts customer convenience

Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer has introduced an all-new Postal Repair Service in a bid to support the Huawei device holders. With this latest initiative, which is available 24/7 and 365 days, customers avail a free pickup and delivery service that facilitates convenient smartphone repairs. This convenient courier service intends to facilitate the customers by […]

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Singer Fashion Academy இன் பெஷன் டிசைனிங் சான்றிதழ் கற்கைக்கான விண்ணப்பங்கள் கோரல்

60 ஆண்டுகளுக்கும் மேலாக இயங்கி வரும் Singer Fashion Academy, இலங்கையின் பெஷன் துறையில் மிகவும் விரும்பப்படும் தகுதியான தனது பெஷன் டிசைன் சான்றிதழ் கற்கை நெறிக்கு மாணவர்களை இணைத்துக்கொள்ளும் பொருட்டு விண்ணப்பங்களை கோரியுள்ளது. இது ஐக்கிய இராச்சியத்தில் உள்ள Chartered Society of Designers (CSD)இனால் கற்கை நெறி சான்றளிப்பு உறுதிப்படுத்தலை பெற்றதாகும். ஐக்கிய இராச்சியத்தின் Chartered Society of Designers (CSD) இனால் கற்கை நெறி சான்றளிப்பு நெறி சான்றளிப்பு உறுதிப்படுத்தலை பெற்ற இலங்கையில் […]

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Singer, SLIM join forces to boost sales team stature

Aims to provide a world-class customer experience Singer (Sri Lanka), the premier consumer durables retailer has collaborated with Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM), the apex body for marketers, to launch an Advanced Certificate in Retail Services Marketing in a bid to equip Singer sales force with the best practices and industry knowledge in marketing. […]

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HUAWEI Assistant · TODAY Wins World-Renowned Red Dot Award 2020

Dubbed the “Oscars” of the design industry, the Red Dot Award: Brands & Communication Design was recently awarded to HUAWEI Assistant · TODAY. Based on Red Dot’s motto of “In search of good design and creativity”, this award is a testament to Huawei’s efforts in continuous innovation to provide a smart consumer experience. The brand […]

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Ocean Lanka Knits a Classy Silver Jubilee in Fabric Manufacturing

Since its inception, Ocean Lanka has established itself as Sri Lanka’s largest weft knitted fabric manufacturer, overseeing all four phases of fabric production from knitting to dyeing, printing and finishing. As Ocean Lanka, Sri Lanka’s largest weft knitted fabric manufacturer, steps into its 25th glorious year, it is an ideal occasion to look back at […]

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Huawei co-sponsors ICTA for “e-Swabhimani 2020” Digital Social Impact Awards

World’s leading ICT provider, Huawei co-sponsors Information & Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) for e-Swabhimani 2020 – Digital Social Impact Awards programme that recognizes the excellence of the use of Information & Communication Technology tools and applications for social wellbeing. e-Swabhimani is an initiative of ICTA, the apex ICT institution of the Government, […]

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Ideal Motors pledges an unmatched after sales service with every “Mahindra Powerol” Generator purchase

Ideal Motors, a fully owned subsidiary of the Ideal Group and the authorized distributor for Mahindra motor vehicles, motor cycles and utility products in Sri Lanka, has gained market dominance within a short time span backed by its unique after sales service. In 2017, Ideal Motors was awarded sole distributorship of Mahindra Powerol diesel generators […]

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Sri Lanka ‘Women-led Startups’ braving C19 now vie for next level

How good is betting on a South Asian startup incubator dojo aimed at would-be-entrepreneur females with only a burning passion for their crafts and launched in the smack middle of the gloomy pandemic? Wagered by Hatch Works, the knowledge and growth hub for Sri Lanka’s nascent startups, a “business development program” series called “Kickass Bootcamp” […]

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Huawei wins Two EISA awards for “Best Smartphone Camera” with the HUAWEI P40 Pro and “Best Smartwatch” for HUAWEI WATCH GT 2

Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) recently received two awards from the European Image and Sound Association (EISA), a group comprising 55 of the world’s most respected consumer electronics magazines. HUAWEI’s P40 Pro was named “EISA Smartphone Camera 2020-2021” by the Association, alongside the HUAWEI WATCH GT 2, which won the accolade of “Best Smartwatch 2020-2021.” […]

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Singer Fashion Academy’s Certificate in Fashion Designing program calls for enrollments

The Singer Fashion Academy, being in operation for over 60 years, has called for new enrollments to its Certificate in Fashion Designing – a highly sought-after qualification in Sri Lanka’s Fashion industry, a qualification which is also validated by the Chartered Society of Designers (CSD), UK. The Academy has commenced accepting applications for the September […]

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Key reforms in consolidating NBFI sector comes under the spotlight

By Sanjeewa Bandaranayake Non-Banking Financial Institutions (NBFI) sector has evolved over the past years to be a stronger force in the finance industry in Sri Lanka. Unfortunately, the public only remembers NBFIs in light of unethical practices of Non-regulated finance companies. But NBFIs account for many heart-touching, unsung narratives while working with less privileged people […]

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Writings and statements of Sri Lanka’s most internationally recognized Ambassador now in a single volume

Sri Lanka Unites is the honored custodian of this comprehensive compilation of Ambassador Jayantha Dhanapala’s work December 15, 2019 saw the launch of a long awaited book sharing the life story of an internationally recognized Sri Lankan personality who was praised by President John F Kennedy, and who represented the island nation at the United […]

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நம்பமுடியாத அம்சங்களுடன் Huawei P40 Pro இலங்கையில் வெளியீடு

புத்தாக்க ஸ்மார்ட்போன் உற்பத்தியாளரான Huawei, சிறப்பம்சங்கள் பலவற்றினால் நிறைந்த Huawei P40 Pro இனை இலங்கையில் அறிமுகப்படுத்தியதன் மூலம் ஸ்மார்ட்போன் புகைப்படவியலை ஒரு படி முன்னோக்கி நகர்த்தியுள்ளது. இந்த வலுநிலையமனாது ஒளி முறிவு தோற்றத்தையும், சிறு விபரங்களிலும் நேர்த்தியை வெளிப்படுத்தும் 6.58 அங்குல OLED full view திரையையும் கொண்டது. வேகம், வலு, கெமரா, வடிவமைப்பு மற்றும் மேலும் பல சிறப்பம்சங்களிலும் வாடிக்கையாளர்களை ஈர்க்கும் ஸ்மார்ட்போன்களை தயாரிக்கும் Huawei இன் திறனை Huawei P40 Pro மேலும் […]

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Velona Protect antiviral masks endowed with maximum safety and comfort

HeiQ Viroblock technology proven to be effective against SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19)* Velona, a leading brand in the hygiene and clothing segment in Sri Lanka recently introduced the Velona Protect antiviral mask manufactured with HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03 technology which is among the first technologies in the world to be proven effective against SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)*. HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03 […]

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සීමන්ස් – ඩීමෝ එකතුව ජාතික විදුලි බල සැපයුම වැඩි දියුණු කිරීමට අඛණ්ඩව කැපවී ක්‍රියා කරයි.

ජාතික විදුලි බල සැපයුම වර්ධනය කිරීම සඳහා වන ‘ජාතික විදුලි සම්ප්‍රේෂණ, බෙදාහැරීම් ජාල සංවර්ධන හා කාර්යක්ෂමතාව වැඩිදියුණු කිරීමේ ව්‍යාපෘතියේ, පැකේජ් 05 උප ව්‍යාපෘතිය සඳහා සීමන්ස් – ඩීමෝ එකතුව , ලංකා විදුලි බල මණ්ඩලය හා ගිවිසුමකට අත්සන් තැබීම පසුගිය දා සිදු විය. මෙයට සමගාමිව  පැකේජ් 04 උප ව්‍යාපෘතිය ද සීමන්ස් – ඩීමෝ එකතුව වෙත 2020 වර්ෂයේ […]

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VMware Strengthens Technology Ecosystem in Sri Lanka and Maldives with Appointment of New Country Sales Manager

VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a leading innovator in enterprise software, today announced the appointment of Devendra Manuvel to the company’s leadership team as Country Sales Manager for Sri Lanka and the Maldives. In his new role, Devandra will oversee the delivery of VMware’s industry-leading innovations to the region, enabling organizations to access next-generation technologies to […]

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Uga Chena Huts, the 3rd Best Boutique Luxury Hotel in the World!

Uga Shines big at the Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Best of the Best Awards 2020 The world’s largest travel platform has picked a leading Sri Lankan hotel brand to reward in its latest ‘world’s top 25 boutique luxury hotel’ awards. Uga Chena Huts, has won the latest international commendation, being acclaimed as one of the “Best […]

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Mobitel apps are now available on Huawei AppGallery

Reiterating its customer centricity, Mobitel, one of Sri Lanka’s leading mobile service providers, has constantly addressed the needs of mobile consumers with innovative products and services. In its latest venture, Mobitel has come forward to fulfill the needs of Huawei smartphone users by integrating its cutting-edge Mobitel Selfcare app, Mobitel mCash app and Datamart app […]

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The FHA pioneers in treating Sri Lanka towards financial inclusion

By Roshan Abeygoonewardena The Finance Houses Association of Sri Lanka (FHA), as the apex body of 39 Regulated Finance Companies registered with Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL), plays an important role in the finance and banking sector of Sri Lanka. The association acts as the mediator to the Non-Banking Financial Institutes (NBFI) sector and […]

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zMessenger and HUTCH rewards winners of BID2WIN competition

BID2WIN bidding competition organized by zMessenger in collaboration with HUTCH was concluded recently with an awards ceremony that rewarded the winners of several promotions conducted this year. Ashane Imantha Gunesena from Kaduwela emerged as the winner of Wagon R Car Promotion which was held from 1st Feb to 31st March 2020 while P. A. J. […]

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SIEMENS – DIMO Consortium continues to enhance National Power Supply with CEB

SIEMENS – DIMO consortium recently signed agreement with the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) to embark on the Medium Voltage distribution sub project package 05 of the “National Transmission and Distribution Network Development and Efficiency Improvement Project” aimed at enhancing national power supply. The package 04 of the above project was also awarded to the SIEMENS-DIMO […]

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HUTCH launches Unlimited Social Media plans for both 3G and 4G subscribers

Hutch, Sri Lanka’s preferred choice for mobile broadband services, has unveiled Unlimited Social Media plans including Facebook, Messenger and WhatsApp in yet another customer-oriented service offering. The customers can avail Facebook, Messenger and WhatsApp in all-inclusive packs, which are offered at affordable prices on monthly and weekly basis. The Unlimited Social Media plans enable users […]

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Huawei P40 Pro released in Sri Lanka with a pack of incredible features

Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer recently launched the feature packed Huawei P40 Pro in Sri Lanka taking the smartphone photography a step further. This powerhouse has a refractive matte finish to it and a 6.58-inches OLED full view display that reveals elegance in every minute detail. Huawei P40 Pro yet again proves Huawei’s capacity to […]

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Huawei Nova 7i launched in fresh Skyline Grey color

Perfect fit coming in with exciting colorway Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer, recently introduced the Skyline Grey edition of Huawei Nova 7i in Sri Lanka extending the color choices for Nova 7i lovers. When Huawei first launched Nova 7i, it took the world by storm with its vibrant colors refreshing to the eyes such as […]

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Auto Industry and Thousands of Jobs in Peril, says CMTA

The Ceylon Motor Traders Association (CMTA), the only trade association in Sri Lanka that represents automotive manufacturers through their local importers, urged the Government to provide a clear direction on the period of the vehicle import suspension and emphasized the need to regulate automotive imports to legitimate importers that have been vetted by the Government. […]

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Industrial Asphalts (Ceylon) PLC gets shareholders’ nod to new capital infusion

Pioneer Sri Lankan owned entity to produce specialist bituminous products in the post independent era, Colombo Stock Exchange listed Industrial Asphalts (Ceylon) PLC – IAC (Stock Code ASPH.N) got company’s shareholders’ approval to the capital raising exercise to raise over Rs. 149 million to strengthen company’s future expansion via the recently announced rights issue. Accordingly, […]

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New Huawei and Arthur D. Little report highlights that “one size does not fit all” when it comes to digital policies and national digital transformation”

Huawei announced recently the release of a global digital economy policy study titled “Think digital. Think archetype. Your digital economy model.” The report provides a novel approach to digital transformation and provides detailed policy guidance applicable to all countries. Huawei and Arthur D. Little have collaborated on this research report based on a shared conviction […]

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SLASSCOM boosts Start-ups with OIW Accelerate 2020 program

The Sri Lanka Association for Software Services Companies (SLASSCOM), which is the national chamber for the IT/BPM industry in Sri Lanka, under the patronage of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Sri Lanka, is hosting Oslo Innovation Week Accelerate 2020 (OIW Accelerate 2020) – a competition to promote Sri Lankan Tech Start-Ups through cash grants of […]

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#JUSTSAYNO Mega Citizens’ Forum to End Child Cruelty a Mega Success

“There is no keener revelation than a society’s soul than which it treats its children” – Nelson Mandela Stop Child Cruelty Trust (www.stopchildcruelty.com ), an organization committed to ending cruelty to children launched the #JUSTSAYNO National campaign with the first Citizens’ Forum live Zoom discussion via Facebook https://www.facebook.com/stopchildcruelty on 25th July 2020. This forum was […]

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Axiata Digital Labs Adds Industry Veterans to Leadership Team

Axiata Digital Labs (ADL) is pleased to announce the addition of Sanharsha Jayatissa, Fawaz Ashraff and Niresh Samaranayake to their Senior Leadership Team. ADL, an innovative software service provider, has added three new members to the company’s senior leadership team in order to facilitate its growth as the preeminent leader in software innovation. These appointments bring […]

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Enterprise Analytics ties up with Acumatica to equip SMEs with ERP Solutions

Enterprise Analytics, a leading provider of pioneering technology-based business solutions, recently partnered with Acumatica (www.acumatica.com), a leading Cloud ERP platform, to extend Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions to the growing SME sector in Sri Lanka. Both Enterprise Analytics and Acumatica are driven by the shared vision to empower SMEs with Cloud ERP solutions and this […]

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FASTFIX App to facilitate easy home repairs

FASTFIX, one of Sri Lanka’s first apps to facilitate easy home repairs from plumbing to electrical is launched today in a bid to connect end users with service providers. FASTFIX has partnered with Anton, a fully owned subsidiary of St. Anthony’s Industries Group to extend the services provided by the app, offering a gateway to […]

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Huawei Y6p offering a Visionary Photography Experience

Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer, recently launched the Huawei Y6p in Sri Lanka featuring an innovative triple camera set up that revolutionizes smartphone photography, promising more stable and detailed images. Camera is a key aspect in today’s smartphones and smartphone manufacturers of late have focused on equipping cutting-edge camera innovations ensuring an optimal photography experience […]

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Dell Technologies helping users navigate the new normalcy

Unique student offers to assist the new Learn From Home model in Sri Lanka Introduces Dell Inspiron 15 5593 laptop and Dell Inspiron 14 5491 laptop and tablet mode powered with a 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processor and range of new accessories Dell Technologies listens to what consumers want and need from their PCs – […]

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Tile and Sanitaryware Temporary Import Suspension and its adverse impact on Consumers and Country’s Revenue

The Tile & Sanitaryware Importers Association (TSIA), Sri Lanka’s main body established to address the grievances of tile and sanitaryware importers, has raised serious concerns about the Government’s import ban on their products and clarified how such a move is detrimental to the Government’s efforts to reduce foreign exchange outflow. The TSIA consists of over […]

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Newton Lanka wins big at Asian Customer Engagement Forum 2020

Wins 2 Gold, 1 Silver and 2 Bronze awards Newton Lanka, an extension of Newton TAC Malaysia proudly bagged five awards at the recently concluded Asian Customer Engagement Forum 2020 (ACEF) showcasing its unmatched, innovative creative solutions, yet again. The company won two gold awards, one silver and two bronze in five different categories for […]

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Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing to Restart SLIM DIGIS 2.0

Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM), the national body for marketing in Sri Lanka announced the SLIM DIGIS 2020, the most coveted digital awards ceremony in a revolutionary online press conference graced by a distinguished panel consisting of; Mr. Roshan Fernando – President of SLIM, Mr. Nuwan Gamage – Vice President of SLIM and Project […]

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No National Security in the absence of Child Protection

Stop Child Cruelty Trust (www.stopchildcruelty.com), an organization committed to ending cruelty to children has launched the #JUSTSAYNO National campaign of awareness videos, petition and first public live Zoom discussion via Facebook https://www.facebook.com/stopchildcruelty  will be held on 25th July 2020 from 7pm onwards. This public debate will be attended by Ajith Rohana, Director In General of […]

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DIMO accelerates to a Digital Age of Customer Experience

Reassuring its commitment towards providing the Best Customer Experience, DIMO recently implemented several projects to elevate the customer experience by introducing numerous digital platforms. “DIMO made a strategic decision to enhance the company’s investment in digital transformation so that customers can access a large number of DIMO products and services by simply using their devices […]

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ICTA announces e-Swabhimani 2020

      Applications close on 31st July Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) the premier government institution driving the nation towards digital inclusivity, calls for applications for the e-Swabhimani 2020, the Digital Social Impact Awards, to be held for the 10th consecutive year in recognition of the digital solutions which are of strong […]

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4GB RAM + 64GB storage, Huawei Y6P powered with 5000mAh long-lasting battery

Offering an uninterrupted smartphone experience Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer, recently unveiled the all-new Huawei Y6p featuring a 5000mAh long-lasting battery that helps users get through their everyday tasks without any interruption. This resourceful addition to the entry-level Y6p proves to be highly effective and comes in as a surprise package as entry-level smartphones rarely […]

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Sri Lanka’s first NMRA Certified reusable mask from Celcius Solutions

Celcius Health Mask® is the latest addition to the innovative product range of Celcius Solutions (Pvt) Ltd., the leading manufacturer and supplier of bedding products in Sri Lanka. This personal protective mask is Sri Lanka’s first National Medicines Regulatory Authority (NMRA) certified reusable mask for non-medical use (NMRA/MDR/P-8/01/2020) which has been tested for its filtering […]

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FHA pioneers 62 years of excellence in Non-Banking Finance Sector

Calls for positive reforms strengthening legal enforcement and industry cooperation The Finance Houses Association of Sri Lanka (FHA) announced that it will continue to empower the nation with ethical finance practices while acting as the mediator to the non-banking financial industry. Since its inception in 1958, the association has played a crucial role in safeguarding […]

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Huawei 2020 First Half revenue up 13.1% to US $ 64 Bn

Huawei announced its business results for the first half of 2020 today. The company generated over US $ 64.2 billion (CNY 454 billion) in revenue during this period, a 13.1% increase year-on-year, with a net profit margin of 9.2%. Huawei’s carrier, enterprise, and consumer businesses achieved US $ 22.58 billion (CNY 159.6 billion), US $ […]

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Huawei MateBook D15 and MateBook 13 optimize productivity with a pack of innovative features

By Vidura Prabhath Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer, recently marked its footprint in the laptop arena with the launch of Huawei MateBook D15 and Matebook 13. Both the laptops are not just aesthetically designed showpieces; they offer many more to admire including the innovative features that optimize productivity and efficiency. Features like Huawei share and […]

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DIMO Agri Machinery Division together with Mahindra Tractors supports “Waga Saubhagya” and youth-led Barren Land Recultivation

With its aim to assist in the process of reviving the country’s economy, the Agri Machinery Division of DIMO together with its partner Mahindra tractors came to the fore in supporting the country’s national initiative to recultivate barren paddy lands across the island. The government has identified the need to recultivate these lands in its […]

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Autogroup International steers into 25 years in conversion and re-manufacture of high-value American vehicles

People around the world cherish US manufactured SUV’s and Pick-up trucks for their premium look and features coupled with the ample spaciousness which is a key for travelling purposes. But most of these vehicles are unfortunately designed for left-hand driving which does not pertain with rules and regulations in most other regions. People who are […]

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IFS recognized as a Top Export Corporate Brand by Brands Annual

IFS, the global enterprise applications company, was recently recognized in the top five Export Corporate Brands for IT Services in the latest edition of the Brands Annual magazine. IFS secured this achievement on the back of outstanding financial performance and delivering best-in-class ERP solutions to both local and international customers. As a key player in […]

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Axiata Digital Labs Leads TM Forum Collaborative Catalyst Project Transforms How CSPs Collaborate

Axiata Digital Labs (ADL) today announced its participation in TM Forum’s renowned collaborative proof-of-concept Catalyst program focused on co-creating innovative solutions to important industry challenges leveraging key TM Forum best practices and standards. ADL is participating in the App Trading Marketplace: a framework for CSP collaboration – Phase II, which will be showcased alongside other […]

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HUAWEI Y6p coming at 30,499.00 LKR with 4GB RAM + 64GB Large Storage

Setting a new benchmark for entry-level smartphones, Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer, recently launched Huawei Y6p featuring 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM. Huawei Y6p is considered as the benchmark of smartphone in its price range to offer a standard 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM in the current smartphone market. It’s 64GB ROM offers ample storage […]

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“DIMO Agribusinesses” expands footprint in Sri Lanka with third Agri Techno Park

DIMO Agribusinesses, the agriculture arm of DIMO, officially unveiled its third Agri Techno Park in Lindula establishing its presence in the up country region. Located in the up-country wet zone on the Hatton-Nuwara Eliya main road, this 25 acre multi-purpose property is equipped with  tea plantation, cultivation tunnels, mushroom and vegetable production/processing facilities, well-equipped tissue […]

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vivo Sri Lanka announces Y50 for mid July

Ultra large 5000mAH battery with 8GB + 128GB of RAM & ROM The innovative smartphone manufacturer, vivo Mobile is set to release their mid range mobile device Y50, to Sri Lankan market in later this month. The device is expected to cater towards many consumer requirements on extended battery power with high quality camera settings. […]

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SLASSCOM successfully concluded its first digital AGM

Sri Lanka Association of Software and Services Companies (SLASSCOM), the Knowledge and Innovation Chamber, held its first digital Annual General Meeting on 30th June 2020, powered by Microsoft Teams. During the AGM, SLASSCOM elected its new Chairman, Board of Directors and General Council for the year 2020/21. The departing Chairman Ranil Rajapakse stated, “From small […]

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HUAWEI’S FIND APPS SEARCH WIDGET IS YOUR GATEWAY TO A MILLION APPS

New search tool powered by the Petal Search engine has been created in partnership with global search engine leaders to offer Huawei users an innovative and diverse search experience Huawei, the global leading technology company, have announced the availability of the Find Apps search widget, which is already available for download via AppGallery. The new […]

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නිවසේ සිට ආරක්ෂිතව ඉගෙනුම් කටයුතු වල නිරත වීමට සිංගර් ෆැෂන් ඇකඩමිය විසින් E-learning පහසුකම් හඳුන්වා දෙයි

දේශීය විලාසිතා නිර්මාණකරණ ක්ෂේත්‍රය තුළ වූ කුසලතා වර්ධනය කිරීම උදෙසා කැපවෙමින් ක්‍රියා කරන සිංගර් හි අනුබද්ධිත ආයතනයක් වන සිංගර් ෆැෂන්  ඇකඩමිය වසර 60 කට අධික ප්‍රෞඪ ඉතිහාසයකට උරුමකම් කියන කීර්තිමත් ආයතනයකි. ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ විලාසිතා නිර්මාණකරණ අධ්‍යාපනයේ නවොත්පාදකයා ලෙස නම් දරා ඇති සිංගර් ෆැෂන් ඇකඩමිය විසින් Covid-19 වසංගතයෙන් සමස්ත ලෝකයටම දැඩි බලපෑම් එල්ලවී ඇති තත්ත්වයක් තුළ, […]

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Pelwatte donates milk powder to ‘Mithuru Mithuro’ organisation

Pelwatte, the leading local dairy manufacturing company conducted several consumer driven CSR projects which manifested the company’s commitment towards the social upliftment amidst the Covid-19 crisis. Mithuru Mithuro Movement is an organization mainly focused on rehabilitation and purification of substance abused personals in Sri Lanka. The organization is registered under government and National Dangerous Drugs […]

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Huawei launches Y6p featuring 4GB RAM + 64GB storage setting a new benchmark for entry level smart phones

Two entry-level smart phones including Huawei Y5p make their appearance Setting a new benchmark for entry-level smartphones, Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer, recently launched two of the most feature-packed entry-level smartphones at the online launch event on 24th June 2020. The two smartphones are Huawei Y6p featuring 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM and Huawei Y5p, […]

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SINGER launches new website offering an unmatched shopping experience

3 days of special discounts from 26th to 28th June SINGER, the country’s premier consumer durables retailer recently launched its new website in order to provide an optimal user experience to its customers through www.singer.lk. This yet again replicates SINGER’s commitment in serving its customers by enabling a smooth and convenient engagement. SINGER continues to […]

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Alethea utilizes new era digital teaching methods for continuous education amidst challenges of COVID-19

The Government imposed quarantine and the challenges therewith,        affected the overall continuity of  curriculum driven education amongst many state and private education institutions in Sri Lanka.  Despite the challenges of the situation, Alethea School and Alethea International school, was already equipped to continue the teaching and learning process, as the   organisation had already anchored on […]

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Huawei ranks #6 among world’s most innovative companies 2020

Global leading ICT infrastructure provider Huawei has ranked No. 6 in BCG’s recent released list of the 50 Most Innovative Companies in 2020, moved up by 42 places. This is the highest ranking for the tech giant since it first made the list in 2012. According to the report by Boston Consulting Group, Apple, Alphabet, […]

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Exquisite Handcrafted certified jewelry from Ark Gems Ceylon

Offering sophisticated jewelry solutions to meet international standards Ark Gems Ceylon, a unique handcrafted jewelry store was launched in Sri Lanka offering customized jewelry solutions to the local and international markets. Inspired by the passion to create attractive and timeless jewelry that evoke glamour and pride to wear, Ark Gems Ceylon is all set to […]

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Huawei Ken Hu: Driving Equity and Quality in Education with Technology

Huawei’s Deputy Chairman Ken Hu outlined its vision and action plan for education under its digital inclusion initiative TECH4ALL at the Global Education Webinar entitled “Driving Equity and Quality with Technology”, emphasizing that “connecting schools and skills development are two key ways for Huawei to improve equitable and quality education.” The webinar was joined by […]

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Rooster Jobs launched to help Sri Lankan businesses steer recruitment during Covid-19

A recruitment platform built to help businesses navigate the ‘new normal’ in the pandemic-struck economy Rooster Jobs is a free of charge end-to-end recruitment platform and Applicant Tracking System (ATS) designed to help businesses source suitable candidates. The platform was launched on 11th of May with the motive to assist businesses navigate hiring efficiency amidst […]

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Ocean Lanka Joins Government’s Fight Against COVID-19

Ocean Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd., Sri Lanka’s largest weft knitted fabric manufacturer donated Rs. 1 million to the ‘Itukama’ COVID-19 Healthcare and Social Security Fund at the Presidential Secretariat recently. Further, 5,000 yardsof protective face mask material and 9,000 yards of single jersey fabric material will be donated to the Presidential Task Force, to help provide […]

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Durdans Eye Care Unit Equipped with latest Technology of ZEISS OPMI Lumera 700

Continuing its journey of introducing latest technologies to the local healthcare sector, DIMO Medical Engineering team successfully completed installation of world-class ZEISS OPMI Lumera 700 surgical microscope at Durdans Hospital Colombo, to further strengthen facilities at the eye care unit of the hospital. ZEISS OPMI Lumera 700 is a surgical microscope used to enhance the […]

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Hutch cliQ now on 4G !

Hutch Telecommunications, Sri Lanka’s preferred choice for mobile broadband services has enhanced its  popular cliQ app enabling all its 078 & 072 subscribers to enjoy unlimited Internet experience on its nationwide Bigger and Better 4G network. 072 subscribers have been enjoying cliQ 3G since 2017 and post the take-over of Etisalat Sri Lanka last year […]

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The Finance Houses Association of Sri Lanka condemns the murder of Three Wheel Association Chairman Late Sunil Jayawardena

The Finance Houses Association of Sri Lanka (FHA) in its capacity as the apex association of 41 Registered licensed Finance companies of Sri Lanka, deeply condemns the alleged murder of the late Sunil Jayawardena, the Chairman of the Lanka Self Employed Professional’s Three Wheel Association, which has taken place on Wednesday 10th, June 2020, evening. […]

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Huawei Nova 7i and Huawei FreeBuds 3 combination offers more space for Entertainment and Productivity

Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer, constantly equips its product portfolio with highly efficient and productive devices. Huawei Nova 7i and Huawei FreeBuds 3 are two such devices which revolutionized the Sri Lankan market recently. Nova 7i is a stylish mid-ranger to hit the market for an affordable price while FreeBuds 3 comes in as Huawei’s […]

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Combining Technology and Fashion, vivo V19 Offers Indus-try-Leading Selfie Capabilities and Stunning Design

vivo’s best-in-class stylish selfie flagship is designed to complement the lifestyles of young and fashion-savvy consumers vivo today revealed the new V19 in Sri Lanka featuring a dual front 32MP + 8MP super wide-angle camera, and super AMOLED FHD+ iView Display design, V19 brings together extraordinary selfie capabilities, cutting-edge technology, and elegant fashion to deliver […]

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බහු- භාෂා අධ්‍යාපනයෙහි 40 වස සමරන, ප්‍රංශ ජාත්‍යන්තර පාසලට නවක සිසුන් බඳවා ගැනේ

ශ්‍රී ලංකාව තුළ විශිෂ්ටතම බහු-භාෂා අධ්‍යාපාන අවස්ථාවන් පිරිනමන අධ්‍යාපන ආයතන අතර ප්‍රමුඛතම ආයතනයක් වන ප්‍රංශ ජාත්‍යන්තර පාසල ලෙසින් ප්‍රකට, École Française Internationale De Colombo (EFIC), පසුගියදා සිය 40 වැනි සංවත්සරය සැමරීය. හැව්ලොක් පාරට,‍් පයිෆ් පාරට සමීපව හා බේස්ලයින් පාරට සමීපව කොළඹ 05, පාර්ක් පාරෙහි පිහිටා ඇති ප්‍රංශ ජාත්‍යන්තර පාසල 1979 වසරේ පිහිටුවීමෙන් අනතුරුව දැනට දශක හතරක් […]

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Crysbro holds workshop to initiate new batch of small-scale farmers into poultry production

In its bid to further empower local rural farmers, Sri Lanka’s preferred poultry producer Crysbro recently held an informative workshop to educate over 60 new small-scale farmers who signed up with ’Crysbro’s coalition with the smallholder agribusiness partnership programme (SAPP). The workshop was headed and enriched by the presence of representatives from Crysbro, SAPP and […]

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EFIC Celebrates 40 years of pioneering Multi-lingual Education in Sri Lanka

September 2020 intake to be announced by the French International School of Colombo École Française Internationale De Colombo (EFIC), also known as the French International School of Colombo celebrated a milestone of 40 years in providing exceptional education opportunities in Sri Lanka recently. The Multi-lingual Education School will be calling for applications to enroll new […]

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COVID 19 க்கு எதிரான இலங்கையின் போருக்கு ஜோன் கீல்ஸ் குழு ஆதரவு அளிக்கிறது

ஜோன் கீல்ஸ் குழு அதன் சமூகங்கள் மற்றும் பிற பங்குதாரர்களுக்கான பொறுப்பை தொடர்ச்சியாக தடையின்றி நிறைவேற்றுவதோடு, இலங்கையில் COVID-19 சர்வதேச பரவல்  ஆரம்பித்ததிலிருந்து அதை                   எதிர்த்துப் போராடுவதிலும் ஒரு முக்கிய பங்கை வகிக்கின்றது. இந்த சர்வதேச நோய் தீவிரமாக பரவியதிலிருந்து இலங்கையின் மிகப்பெரிய கூட்டு நிறுவனமும் குழுவின் வெவ்வேறு கம்பெனிகளும், தனது CSR ஜோன் கீல்ஸ் அறக்கட்டளை மற்றும் குழு வணிகங்கள் மூலம் பாதிக்கப்பட்ட சமூகங்களுக்கு முக்கியமான உள்கட்டமைப்பு மேம்பாடு, முன்னணி சேவைகளில் இருப்பவர்களின் பாதுகாப்பை வலுப்படுத்துதல் […]

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COVID-19 මෙරටින් තුරන් කිරීමේ සටනට ජෝන් කීල්ස් සමූහයේ සහය

ප්‍රජාවන් සහ අනෙකුත් පාර්ශවකරුවන් කෙරෙහි ඇති කැපවීම සහ ආයතනික වගකීම ඉටු කිරීමට, ජෝන් කීල්ස් සමූහය එහි ආයතනික සමාජ වගකීම් අංශය ඔස්සේ, ශ්‍රී ලංකාවෙන් COVID-19 තුරන් කිරීමේ වැඩපිළිවෙළෙහි ක්‍රියාකාරී සාමාජිකයෙක් වශයෙන් කටයුතු කරන ලදී.  වසංගතයේ ව්‍යාප්තියත් සමග,  ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ විශාලතම පෞද්ගලික ආයතනය වන ජෝන් කීල්ස් සමූහයේ, සමාජ සත්කාරක අංශය වන ජෝන් කීල්ස් පදනමත්, ඊට අනුබද්ධ වෙනත් […]

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Huawei Service Mid-year Fiesta launched with superior offers

Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer, launched ‘’Huawei Service Mid-year Fiesta’’ to be held   from 1st June till 31st July 2020. Huawei offers special discounts for smartphone repairs and also complimentary gifts throughout the fiesta to encourage users who are eagerly waiting to get their smart devices repaired. A 20% discount on Huawei original spare parts […]

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IT Gallery assists BIA in COVID 19 prevention efforts

IT Gallery Computers Private Limited, Sri Lanka together with Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co. Ltd, China, recently donated a Hikvision Temperature Screening Thermographic camera to the Airport and Aviation Services (Sri Lanka) Ltd in an effort to help identify people with abnormal body temperatures. The donation took place at the chairman’s office of the airport […]

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‘ADL Heartbeat’ launched with the aim of rebuilding Sri Lanka

Axiata Digital Labs, the technology hub of AXIATA Group Berhad, Malaysia is expanding its sustainability and CSR initiatives with the launch of ADL Heartbeat, the sustainability arm of ADL. Stepping up to the battle against COVID-19, ADL Heartbeat launched its first initiative which was jointly supported by ADL employees who contributed a part of their […]

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අන්තර්ජාලය නිසා කුඩා ව්‍යාපාරිකයන්ට දැවැන්ත අලෙවියක්

COVID–19 සමග ගතවූ පසුගිය මාස 2 ක සිට නිර්මාණය වූ අනපේක්ෂිත ගැටළුකාරී වාතාවරණය හමුවේ දැවැන්ත සුපිරි වෙළෙඳසැල් ජාලයන් මෙන්ම සුළු හා මධ්‍ය පරිමාණ ව්‍යසායකයන් රැසකට සිය සුපුරුදු ව්‍යාපාරික ක්‍රමවේදයන්ගෙන් බැහැරවෙමින් අන්තර්ජාලගත ඇනවුම් විකුණුම් සංස්කෘතියකට හුරුවන්නට සිදුවිය. ඒ නිසාම ඇඳිරි නීති සමයට පෙර 1% ක්ව පැවැති මෙරට අන්තර්ජාලගත විකුණුම් සංස්කෘතිය අදවනවිට ඉතා සීඝ්‍රයෙන් ව්‍යාපාරිකයන් හා පාරිභෝගිකයන් […]

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vivo, වෙළෙඳ පොළ ප්‍රවණතා අපේක්ෂා කරමින් ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ කොවිඩ්-19 සටනට සැරසෙයි

ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ ස්මාර්ට් ජංගම දුරකතන අතරෙහි නවතම ගෝලීය සන්නාමය වන vivo, කොවිඩ් -19 ගෝලීය වසංගතය හා එමගින් සිදු වන ආර්ථික හානිවලින් ජය ගැනීමේ සටනට සාර්ථක ලෙසින් එක්වන බව පාරිභෝගිකයන් වෙත සහතික වෙයි. ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ පශ්චාත් කොවිඩ්-19 තත්ත්වය තුළ, ස්මාර්ට් ජංගම දුරකතන හා උපාංග කර්මාන්තයේ ස්ථාවරත්වය පිළිබඳව මෙන්ම අලෙවිය පිළිබඳව දැනටමත් ක්ෂේත්‍රය තුළ සෘණාත්මක පුරෝකතනයන් තිබියදී, […]

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Huawei: A Year and Beyond

Huawei held its 17th annual Global Analyst Summit in Shenzhen, both onsite and online. At the event, Huawei was joined by over 2,000 analysts, key opinion leaders, and media representatives from a range of industries, including telecoms, the Internet, and finance. Together, they discussed how the industry can work together to weather the difficult times, […]

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Huawei partners with carmakers to cultivate 5G automobile ecosphere

Huawei, the world’s leading ICT provider, has established an alliance with 18 automakers to build a 5G-enabled automobile ecosphere to accelerate commercial use of 5G technologies in the industry. The first batch of 18 automakers of this alliance include First Automobile Group, Chang’an Automobile, Dongfeng Motor Corporation, SAIC Motor Corporation, Guangzhou Automobile Group, BYD Auto, […]

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Vivo Continues To Amaze Its Users With Innovation In Mobile Photography

Launches #vivography to create a pool of photographs taken by local ‘vivo-users’ From candid snapshots to sleek ad campaigns and everywhere in between, smartphone photography has advanced rapidly in a few short years. vivo the global smartphone brand has been amongst the pioneer in mobile photography revolution; the innovative camera settings of the recently introduced […]

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RPCs partner Government to protect estate communities against COVID-19

The Planters’ Association of Ceylon (PA) commended exhaustive measures taken by Regional Plantation Companies (RPC) in partnership with Government and health authorities to minimize the risk of COVID-19 being transmitted into estate communities, and urged strict and continuous vigilance moving forward. Operations on RPC estates were halted on 13th March 2020 in compliance following the […]

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Velona Cuddles Delivers Diaper Essentials Through PickMe

Velona Cuddles, the leading Diaper brand in Sri Lanka has commenced delivering its products through PickMe in order to serve its customers during this COVID 19 emergency. The ongoing curfew period in the country not only brought logistics services to a standstill, but also caused difficulties for customers who ran out of essentials. As a […]

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HatchX Lanka’s first fintech accelerator

Despite the volatile condition in the country and the world due to the pandemic, Sri Lanka’s first fintech accelerator program launched virtually on April 23rd 2020. This is also the first virtual accelerator to be launched in the South Asian region overall during COVID-19. HatchX fintech chapter is executed in partnership with Lankan Angel Network […]

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UK official firm on using Huawei for 5G

Britain’s government made a firm decision to allow China’s Huawei to have a role in building the country’s 5G phone network and as far as the foreign ministry’s top official understands it is not being reopened, according to media reports. Britain decided in January to allow Huawei into what the government said were non-sensitive parts […]

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eMarketingEye Outlines Digital Insights that Help Hospitality Industry Overcome COVID-19 Impact

As the world races to curb the spread of the deadly COVID-19 disease, eMarketingEye (www.emarketingeye.com), the award-winning Digital Marketing Agency has taken progressive steps to assist Sri Lanka’s struggling Hospitality industry by sharing a detailed analysis and strategy paper on the impact of the COVID-19 on the industry. The report titled “Digital Insights, Trends and […]

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Huawei’s AI-Assisted Technology Services Help Combat COVID-19 in Asia Pacific

As part of its action plan to help customers to fight COVID-19, Huawei is providing technological services in artificial intelligence (AI), video conferencing, wireless network coverage and smartphones to nations across Asia Pacific. Huawei has joined hands with countries like Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Bangladesh and others to address on-ground communication challenges, ensuring connectivity […]

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Unilever Sri Lanka commits Rs. 35 million towards Covid-19 relief efforts

Unilever Sri Lanka has committed a sum of Rs. 35 million towards national efforts to tackle the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic in Sri Lanka. The company has contributed Rs 20 Million towards Public Awareness, Hygiene and Sanitation Efforts across the country through its flagship hygiene brand Lifebuoy. This includes setting up 70 Lifebuoy handwash stations in public spaces […]

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MyHealth Sri Lanka Mobile App Launched by the Ministry of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine together with ICTA of Sri Lanka

Ministry of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine together with the Information and Communication Technology Agency (ICTA) of Sri Lanka, the apex ICT institution in the country has developed an application to inform, engage and react to the deadly spread of the New Coronavirus also known as Covid-19 under the instructions of his excellency the President […]

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Experience how Huawei Tech Devices pave way for a Healthy Life

Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer, recently unveiled an array of Health and Fitness products ensuring a more convenient and comprehensive way of looking after health and fitness. Huawei Watch GT2, Huawei Band 4 and Huawei Band 4E help simplify life, track workouts and assist in everyday activities at the same time providing a hassle free […]

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2020 PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Sri Lanka) gala night in Colombo will take place in November

NOMINATIONS ARE EXTENDED TO AUGUST DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC Online submissions of entries are open until Friday, 21 August 2020 Precautionary health measures to be conducted before and during awards night In light of the ongoing global health crisis, the organisers of the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards have made the responsible decision of postponing their […]

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President discusses fiscal impact of COVID-19 with CB officials

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa held a discussion with the Governor of Central Bank of Sri Lanka Professor W D Lakshman and other senior officials to assess the emerging macro-economic conditions due to the impact of COVID-19 pandemic. The steps taken by the CBSL to manage the operations of the Bank to provide liquidity and access to finance […]

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World Bank Fast-Tracks $128 Million COVID-19 Support for Sri Lanka

WASHINGTON, — The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors Thursday (02) approved the $128.6 million Sri Lanka COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health Systems Preparedness Project to help the country prevent, detect, and respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and strengthen its public health preparedness. The new fast track package will benefit the entire Sri Lankan population […]

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Inflation declines to 5.4% in March 2020

Sri Lanka’s inflation, as measured by the change in the Colombo Consumers’ Price Index (CCPI), declined to 5.4% in March 2020 from 6.2% in February 2020, the Central Bank reported. This was due to the decline in the prices of items in the Food category. Accordingly, Food inflation (Y-o-Y) declined to 12.8% in March 2020 […]

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Huawei revenue up 19.1% year-on-year to US $ 123 Bn in 2019

Huawei announces solid business performance and commitment to creating greater value for customers and society Huawei released its 2019 Annual Report today, detailing a solid business performance. The company’s global sales revenue in 2019 rounded off at US $ 123 billion (CNY 858.8 billion), up 19.1% year-on-year; its net profit reached US$ 9 billion (CNY […]

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HUAWEI P40 Series Marks the Age of Visionary Photography

HUAWEI, the innovative smartphone manufacturer recently launched HUAWEI P40 Pro+, HUAWEI P40 Pro and HUAWEI P40 globally. HUAWEI’s long-standing customer base in Sri Lanka is eagerly waiting for the new HUAWEI P40 Series flagship smartphones featuring cutting-edge designs with ground-breaking camera innovations that radically expand mobile photography and video capture possibilities. Available in three glossy […]

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Elegant Design Meets Powerful Performance with Huawei Nova 7i

Huawei is renowned for unveiling powerfully designed smartphones at affordable prices. The recently unveiled Nova 7i further raises the bar in terms of design and performance, and proves to be the latest mid-range innovation equipped with flagship features. It presents a whole lot of features that need to be admired such as elegant design, Quad […]

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A Whitepaper on Power of Digital Transformation

TM Forum and Huawei Technologies holding a live webinar on 26th March 2020 titled “Whitepaper Launch – Unleash the Power of Digital Transformation”. The webinar reverts on Digital Transformation of Telco’s two key business processes based on eTOM model: (1) SIP-Strategy, Infrastructure, and Products (producing products/services) (2) OPS-Operations (obtaining users and monetizing) During this virtual […]

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Nova 7i’s AI Quad Cameras Help Unleash Your Inner Photographer

Huawei recently introduced Nova 7i, the mid-range smartphone that incorporates flagship features in a robust design. Nova 7i became an instant hit among Sri Lankan consumers due to its outstanding features offered at an unbelievable price. Among the myriad of its attractive features is the quad AI camera set up which makes it a powerhouse […]

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CB announces relief measures to assist individuals and businesses impacted by COVID-19

In line with the decision taken by the Cabinet of Ministers at the Cabinet meeting held on 20.03.2020 on the Direction issued by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to provide relief measures to assist businesses and individuals who are adversely affected by the prevailing Covid-19 outbreak, the Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka Deshamanya Professor W D Lakshman  has […]

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பல விசேட முயற்சிகளை அறிமுகப்படுத்துவதன் மூலம் வீட்டிலிருந்து பணியாற்றுவதனை ஊக்குவிப்பதில் அரசாங்கத்தை ஆதரிக்கும் Hutch

வீட்டிலிருந்து பணியாற்றும் ஆரம்பகட்ட முயற்சியினை முன்னெடுப்பதன் மூலம், COVID-19  வைரஸ் பரவுவதைத் தடுக்க மக்களை தனிமைப்படுத்துவதன் முக்கியத்துவத்தை அரசாங்கம் அடையாளம் கண்டுள்ளது. இன்று வெளியிடப்பட்ட விசேட அறிக்கையின் மூலமாக Hutch நிறுவனமானது,  சந்தாதாரர்கள் தகவல்களை அறிந்து வைத்திருக்க தொடர்ச்சியாக இணைந்திருப்பதற்கும், அவர்களின் நாளாந்த செயற்பாடுகளை வீட்டிலிருந்தவாறு தொடரவும் வழிகோலும் பல புதுமையான முயற்சிகளை விரைவாக முன்னெடுப்பதன் மூலம் அரசாங்கத்தின் முயற்சிகளில் தான் பங்கெடுத்துள்ளமை தொடர்பில் அறிவிப்பதில் மகிழ்ச்சி அடைகின்றது. இந்த முதல் முயற்சியானது,  Hutch சந்தாதாரர்கள் தங்கள் […]

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Billionaire Dhammika Perera donates Rs.70mn to combat COVID-19

As the number of confirmed COVID-19 coronavirus cases continues to rise, something else is starting to happen around the world – entrepreneurs, businesses and multimillionaire philanthropists are pledging their support. Sri Lankan Billionaire Dhammika Perera has also joined this battle against preventing the spread of COVID-19 in the country, with a pledge to donate from […]

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The new benchmark in midrange smartphones: Nova 7i now in Sri Lanka

Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer, recently introduced Huawei Nova 7i adding yet another feature packed device to the Nova line of smartphones that offer more value for a convenient price. Like all other Nova smartphones, Nova 7i is stunning to the eye with its matte looking aluminum frame which is convenient to hold in the […]

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Dialog Enterprise makes the ardent call to digitize Trading and Manufacturing sectors

Dialog Enterprise, the digital business solutions arm of Dialog Axiata PLC, showcased its readiness and experience to digitize enterprises of trading & manufacturing sectors. Dialog’s readily available products and services boost productivity, security and speed to market of small, medium and large enterprises by leaner digital business processes and enabling new business models. This message […]

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Huawei, Deloitte collaborate on whitepaper for combating COVID-19 with 5G

In collaboration with Huawei, Deloitte has published a new whitepaper discussing how key features of 5G can synergize with other technologies to enhance the effectiveness of pandemic prevention and treatment, as well as drive the digital transformation of healthcare systems in response to major public emergencies. The whitepaper, titled “Combating COVID-19 with 5G: Opportunities to […]

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SIEMENS – DIMO Consortium to Enhance National Power Supply with CEB

DIMO together with SIEMENS, a global technological and electrical solutions provider, recently signed a contract with Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) to embark the package 04 Lot A phase of the “National Transmission and Distribution Network Development and Efficiency Improvement Project” for enhancing national power supply. The package 04 Lot A phase of this project was […]

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Velona Cuddles Wins Big at SLT Zero One Awards

Velona Cuddles, the leading Diaper brand in Sri Lanka, won the ‘Best use of Mobile Award’ in the retail sector at the recently concluded SLT Zero One Awards. In addition, Velona Cuddles also won the 1st runner-up award for the ‘Best Website / Microsite’ in the retail sector. Organized by the leading digital service provider, […]

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Mid-range මාදිලියේ Smartphones අතර ප්‍රමුඛයා Huawei Y7P

ජංගම දුරකතන තාක්ෂණයේ නවොත්පදකයින් වන Huawei සමාගම විසින් මෑතකදී වෙළද පොළට හඳුන්වා දෙන ලද  නවතම   Huawei Y7P ස්මාර්ට් දුරකථනය සඳහා ඉහළ පාරිභෝගික ඉල්ලුමක් පවතී.  විශිෂ්ට ඡායාරූප ලබා ගැනීමේ හැකියාව සහිත කැමරා පද්ධතියකින්, වැඩි දත්ත සහ ගොනු ප්‍රමාණයක් රඳවා ගත හැකි ආකාරයේ ඉහළ මතක ධාරිතාවයකින් සහ ආකර්ෂණීය නිමාවකින් එන  Huawei Y7P, ඉතා අඩු මුදලකට මිලදී ගැනීමේ […]

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eMarketingEye dominates SLT Zero One Awards by winning top awards including “Overall Best Digital Media Agency”

eMarketingEye (www.emarketingeye.com), the award-winning Digital Marketing Agency and a pioneer in the Asian region specializing in the Hospitality industry, took home most of the top awards including the coveted “Overall Best Digital Media Agency”, “Best Digital Media Agency for Travel/Leisure sector”, “Best Digital-Enabled Product” and “Best Digital-Integrated Campaign” for the Travel/Leisure sector, at the SLT […]

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ජැට් හෝල්ඩින්ග්ස්, තාරුණ්‍යයේ අභිවෘද්ධිය වෙනුවෙන් GIZ වෘත්තීය පුහුණු ව්‍යාපෘතිය සමඟ අවබෝධතා ගිවිසුමකට අත්සන් තබයි

ශ‍්‍රී ලාංකාවේ ප‍්‍රමුඛතම සන්නාම සමූහයක් වන ජැට් හෝල්ඩින්ග්ස්, සිය ආයතනික සමාජ වගකීම යටතේ ප‍්‍රජා සත්කාරය හා සංවර්ධනය වෙනුවෙන්, තරුණ පරපුර වෙත වෘත්තීය පුහුණුව ලබාදෙමින් ඔවුනගේ කුසලතාවන් ඉහළ තලයකට ගෙන ඒමේ අරමුණින් GIZ වෘත්තීය පුහුණු ව්‍යාපෘතිය (German Tech) සමඟ අවබෝධතා ගිවිසුමකට පසුගියදා එළැඹීය. ප‍්‍රායෝගික හැකියාවකින් සහ ලැදියාවකින් යුතු කුසලතා පූර්ණ තරුණ තරුණියන් සහ ශ‍්‍රව්‍යාබාධිත තරුණ තරුණියන් […]

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ඇන්කර් කිරි දේශීය ප‍්‍රමිතීන්ට අනුකූල බවට ශ‍්‍රී ලංකා ප‍්‍රමිති ආයතනය තහවුරු කරයි

ඇන්කර් සම්පූර්ණ යොදය සහිත කිරිපිටි, ශ‍්‍රී ලංකාවේ ක‍්‍රියාත්මක වන දේශීය ප‍්‍රමිතියට සම්පූර්ණයෙන්ම අනුකූල බවට ශ‍්‍රී ලංකා ප‍්‍රමිති ආයතනය මගින් නැවත වරක් තහවුරු කර තිබේ. නවසීලන්තයේදී ඇන්කර් කිරිපිටි නිෂ්පාදන ක‍්‍රියාවලිය සම්බන්ධයෙන් සිදුකරන ලද පූර්ණ විගණන පරීක්ෂාවකින් අනතුරුව එම ආයතනය මෙම නිගමනයට එළඹී ඇත. කිරිපිටි සම්බන්ධයෙන් ශ‍්‍රී ලංකාවේ දේශීය ප‍්‍රමිතිය ලෙස ක‍්‍රියාත්මක වන SLS 731 ප‍්‍රමිතීන්ට අනුකූල […]

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A “Slow Boat” around Sri Lanka launches

In an all new, exciting edition of the Slow Boat series, Chandan Lahiri from India and Timm Kruse from Germany will paddle their watercraft around the coast of Sri Lanka. The expedition will begin on the 8th March 2020 from Mount Lavinia and paddle till 17th April through one of the most beautiful destinations in […]

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Huawei Y7P brings Unmatched Superiority in Mid-range Smartphones

Huawei, innovative smartphone manufacturer, recently unveiled their novel addition to the much acclaimed Y series, the Huawei Y7P, to general enthusiasm. Alongside the flagship features with an outstanding camera quality, impressive storage capabilities and an ethereal design, Huawei Y7P has fascinated its users while being available at an extremely affordable price. Standing out as a […]

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DIMO facilitates Ettampitiya Safe Water Supply Project

Industrial Engineering Team of DIMO facilitated the Ettampitiya safe Water supply project by executing the entire Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) scope of work for providing safe drinking water to the people living in Badulla district. This is one of the largest water supply projects facilitated by DIMO.  The ceremonial commissioning of the safe water supply […]

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Huawei Offers Superior Services through Its Nationwide Services Centers for Huawei Y7P

Huawei, innovative smartphone manufacturer, recently unveiled its all-new introduction to the array of Huawei Y series smartphones, the Huawei Y7P. An instant success, Huawei Y7P has been recognized by professionals as being an innovative, aesthetically pleasing and high performance device that is more than suitable for all your daily smartphone needs. Huawei takes it one […]

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ASEAN digital innovation ecosystem welcomes all market players: AEC Deputy Secretary-General at Huawei conference

The success of ASEAN’s digital transformation need the support of the private sector and market players like Huawei in building an innovation ecosystem and addressing issues related to big idea and data privacy, said Dr. Aladdin D. Rillo, Deputy Secretary-General for ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), at an online Industrial Digital Transformation Conference on Monday. “ASEAN’s […]

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Ideal First Choice expands to Dambulla and Wanawasala

Ideal First Choice, the multi brand total after care arm of the Ideal Group expanded its branch network by opening its 8th service center at Dambulla and 9th at Wanawasala. Ideal First Choice is an initiative by the Ideal Group of Companies, the authorized distributor for Mahindra vehicles ranging from Motor Cycles to Prime Movers. […]

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Northshore Campus appoints Prof Sisuru Sendanayake as Deputy Vice Chancellor

With an ambitious plan to reach greater heights by strengthening its senior leadership team headed by its VC and CEO Prof Nalaka Jayakody, Northshore Campus, a leading higher education institute in the country with modern state-of-the-art infrastructure, recently appointed Professor Sisuru Sendanayake as its new Deputy Vice Chancellor. Prof Sendanayake was previously the Director of […]

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Healthy Living assured with ‘Union Lifestyle Bonus’ Wellness Promotion

Encouraging life insurance policyholders to enjoy life and lead healthier lifestyles, the innovative Union Assurance’s ‘Union Lifestyle Bonus’ offers an impressive range of wellness–related discounts. Nurturing the wellbeing of life insurance policyholders, the Union Lifestyle Bonus campaign offers invaluable discounts through the Nawaloka Premier Wellness Centre, and leading opticians Eric Rajapaksha and Vision Care. At […]

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“Huawei Mobile Service and Huawei App Gallery plays a critical role in stiffening Data and Privacy”- Cyber Security Specialist, Asela Waidyalankara

Cyber security is a major concern in this tech era where people are too overwhelmed with technology to the extent that they tend to feel safer in the face of technology. Emerging technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain, and Quantum Computing have facilitated the millennials with the luxury of automating their work, at the same […]

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Huawei Announces a Range of New 5G Products in Barcelona, Accelerating All-Scenario Seamless AI Life Strategy

Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) recently hosted a virtual launch in Barcelona, Spain, during which it announced a series of new 5G products and a strategy that demonstrate the full capabilities of its all-scenario ecosystem. The key products announced include, Huawei Mate Xs, an evolution of the foldable device featuring cutting-edge hardware and software, Huawei […]

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ලංකාසෝයි වෙතින් තවත් නව්‍ය නිෂ්පාදන දෙකක්: මිරිස් මාළු හා අලකරිය

කන්වීනියන්ස් ෆුඩ්ස් (ලංකා) පී.එල්.සී සමාගම ගෙන එන රටේම විශ්වාසයේ රස මුද්‍රාව වන ලංකාසෝයි නිෂ්පාදන පෙළෙහි නවතම සෝයා නිෂ්පාදන දෙකක් පසුගියදා වෙළෙඳ පොළට නිකුත් කෙරිණි. සුවිශේෂී රසයෙන් යුතු, ලංකාසෝයි මිරිස් මාළු හා ලංකාසෝයි අලකරිය මෑතදී පාරිභෝගිකයින් අතට පත් කෙරුණු එම නිෂ්පාදන ද්විත්වයයි. මෙම ලංකාසෝයි නිෂ්පාදන ද්විත්වයම වෙනස් රසයෙන් යුක්තව අලුත් අත්දැකීමක් ගෙන එන නිසා රට පුරා […]

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Sri Lanka Corporate Health and Productivity Awards 2020: Drives Change by Upholding Health and Wellness Practices

‘’Sri Lanka Corporate Health and Productivity Awards 2020’’ conducted by the Chamber of Young Lankan Entrepreneurs (COYLE) in collaboration with Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) was held recently at BMICH. H.E Akira Sugiyama, Ambassador of Japan to Sri Lanka attended the showpiece event as the chief guest and Aminda Rodrigo, Chairman of COYLE also attended […]

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‘Union Lifestyle Bonus’ helps customers stay connected with amazing tech deals

Ensuing customers remain connected and abreast with technology, the innovative ‘Union Lifestyle Bonus’ promotional campaign launched by Union Assurance offers policyholders amazing tech deals. John Keells Office Automation (JKOA), the market leader in office automation solutions, with a product portfolio that includes renowned global brands such as Samsung, Toshiba and Hitachi is providing attractive discounts […]

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HUTCH announces completion of its island-wide network coverage expansion and 4G roll-out

Unveiling a pivotal achievement post its strategic acquisition of Etisalat Lanka (Pvt) Ltd., in 2018, Hutchison Telecommunications Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, today announced the successful completion of the merger between the two networks and smooth migration of customers from multiple systems to one of world-class unified system. Senior officials from the local subsidiary of global telecommunication […]

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කලා පොළ 2020 සාර්ථකව අවසන්

27 වැනි වතාවටත් පැවැත්වුණු ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ විශාලතම එළිමහන් චිත්‍ර ප්‍රදර්ශනය වන කලා පොළ 2020, දේශීය දෘශ්‍ය කලා ශිල්පීන් විශාල පිරිසකගේ නිර්මාණ කෞශල්‍යය බබලවමින් කොළඹ වර්ණවත් කිරීමට සමත් විය. ජෝර්ජ් කීට් පදනම හා ජෝන් කීල්ස් සමූහය එක්ව ගෙනා කලා පොළ 2020, පසුගියදා කොළඹ 07, ආනන්ද කුමාරස්වාමි මාවතේදී පැවැත්විණි. නෙත් ඇදහිය නොහැකි චිත්‍ර, මූර්ති මෙන්ම ජීවමාන සේ […]

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கலா பொல 2020: கட்புலக் கலையின் பாரிய கொண்டாட்டம்

கலா பொல 2020, இலங்கையின் வருடாந்த திறந்தவெளி ஓவியக் கண்காட்சியின் 27 ஆவது தொகுப்பு, கொழும்பின் கிறீன் பாத் பகுதியை வண்ணமயமாக்கியதுடன், பல கலைஞர்களை வெளிக்கொண்டு வந்தது. ஜோன் கீல்ஸ் குழுமத்துடன் ஒன்றிணைந்து ஜோர்ஜ் கீற் மன்றம் முன்னெடுக்கும் கலா பொல 2020, கொழும்பு 7, ஆனந்தகுமாரசுவாமி மாவத்தையில் பெப்ரவரி 23 ஆம் திகதி இடம்பெற்றது.  இக் கண்காட்சி 370 பதிவு செய்யப்பட்ட கலைஞர்களை கவர்ந்திருந்ததுடன், கண்ணைக் கவரும் ஓவியங்கள், உயிரோட்டமுள்ள உருவப்படங்கள், பண்பியல் ஓவியங்கள் மற்றும்  […]

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නවතම Huawei Y7P වෙළද පොළට හඳුන්වා දෙයි

ජංගම දුරකථන තාක්ෂණයේ නවොත්පාදකයා වන Huawei විසින් සිය Y පරපුරේ ස්මාර්ට් ජංගම දුරකථන මාදිලි පෙල අතරට නවතම හඳුන්වා දීමක් පසු ගියදා සිදු කෙරිණි. මෑතකදී දියත් කරන ලද Huawei AppGallery සමඟින් ශ්‍රී ලංකාවට හඳුන්වා දෙන ප්‍රථම ජංගම දුරකථන මාදිලිය වන Y7P අද්විතීය විශේෂාංග රැසකින් සමන්විත සුවිශේෂී ස්මාර්ට් දුරකථන මාදිලියක් වේ. ඉතා තියුණු, පැහැදිළි හා අලංකාර ඡායාරූප […]

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Kala Pola 2020

Kala Pola 2020, the 27th edition of Sri Lanka’s annual open-air art fair, turned Green Path in Colombo into a riot of colour, shining a spotlight on a variety of local visual artists. Presented by The George Keyt Foundation in association with the John Keells Group, Kala Pola 2020 took place on February 23rd along […]

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VMware Sharpens Focus on Sri Lanka and Nascent Markets with Appointment of New Regional Head of Channels

New appointment will further accelerate cloud and digital transformation journeys for customers in  fast-growing, dynamic markets in Asia including Sri Lanka Move complements VMware’s strengthened focus on supporting business transformation amidst region’s fast developing digital economy VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a leading innovator in enterprise software, today announced the appointment of Venkatesh Murali as Head […]

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Singer Fashion Academy Empowers All Aspirant Fashion Designers to Reach International Standards

The global fashion industry is one of the most vital and rapidly-growing industries that dates back to our evolution. Behind the glamourous catwalks, there exists sourcing and manufacturing processes, working tirelessly to bring clothing to the masses. With civilization arrived fashion, and it has been evolving ever since. The Fashion industry is sustained by infographics […]

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புதிய வண்ணத்தில் அறிமுகப்படுத்தப்பட்டுள்ள Huawei Nova 5T

நல்லிணக்கத்தையும், அமைதியையும் கொண்டுவரும் புத்தாக்க ஸ்மார்ட்போன் தயாரிப்பாளரான Huawei, தற்போதைய பரபரப்பான ஸ்மார்ட்போனான Huawei Nova 5Tஐ Crush Green வண்ணத்தில் அறிமுகப்படுத்தியுள்ளது. புதிதாக Nova குடும்பத்தில் அதிரடியாக இணைந்துகொண்ட Huawei Nova 5T, தற்போது கண்ணைக் கவரும் Crush Green வண்ணத்தில் கிடைப்பதுடன், இம்மாதிரி ஏற்கனவே Crush Blue, Midsummer Purple மற்றும் Black ஆகிய வண்ணங்களில் கிடைக்கின்றது. Huawei Nova 5Tஇன் தட்டையான பின்புற மேற்பரப்பு 3D effects உடன் கூடிய பிரம்மிக்கவைக்கும் அம்சத்தைக் […]

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ඩීමෝ Life to Reef කොරල් රෝපණ හා සංරක්ෂණ ව්‍යාපෘතියේ තෙවැනි අදියර සාර්ථකව අවසන්

සීමාසහිත ඩීසල් හා මෝටර් ඉංජිනේරු පොදු සමාගම (ඩීමෝ), විසින් සිදු කරන රූමස්සල ලෝක ප්‍රසිද්ධ බොනස්විටා කොරල් පරය ආශ්‍රිතව කොරල් නැවත රෝපණය කිරීමේ හා සංරක්ෂණය කිරීමේ වැඩසටහනෙහි තුන්වැනි අදියර පසුගිදා සාර්ථකව අවසන් විණි. තෙවැනි අදියර්දී  අක්කර 0.75 ක ප්‍රදේශයක කොරල් නැවත රෝපණය කෙරුණු අතර, ඩීමෝ සමූහය හරහා ඩීමෝහි අංශ ගණනාවක ස්වේච්ඡා සහභාගිත්වය ලබා ගනිමින්, බොනස්විටා කොරල් […]

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நவீன Huawei Y7P சந்தைக்கு அறிமுகப்படுத்தப்பட்டது

புத்தாக்க ஸ்மார்ட்போன் தயாரிப்பாளரான Huawei, தனது Y தொடரின் புதிய இணைப்பான Huawei Y7P ஸ்மார்ட்போனை அண்மையில் அறிமுகப்படுத்தியது. இந்த அறிமுகத்தின் சிறப்பம்சம் என்னவெனில், Huawei AppGallery மற்றும் Huawei இன் புதிதாக அறிமுகப்படுத்தப்பப்பட்ட அப்ளிகேஷன் ஸ்டோருடன் (application store) இலங்கையில் அறிமுகப்படுத்த முதல் சாதனம் Huawei Y7P ஆகும். மூன்று விவேகமான பின்புற கமெராக்களை இது கொண்டுள்ளது. 48MP பிரதான கமெரா, 8 MP அதிவிசாலமான கோண (Ultra Wide Angle) கமெரா மற்றும் 2MP […]

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“Cheers to Jazz” A festive evening for jazz lovers, presented by Gananath Dasanayaka and En Route, in collaboration with Old Wesleyites Sports Club (OWSC)

On 29th February, Saturday, Colombo’s popular jazz singer Gananath Dasanayaka with his band En Route will set the mood for an evening of good jazz at the OWSC in an atmosphere set for wining and dining. ‘Cheers to Jazz’ will provide jazz lovers a Saturday evening of quality music that will include some popular numbers […]

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Huawei releases Y7P into Sri Lankan smartphone market

Innovative smartphone manufacturer Huawei yesterday unveiled its much-awaited new addition to the Y series: the Huawei Y7P.  The specialty of this launch was that the Huawei Y7P is the first device to be launched with Huawei AppGallery, Huawei’s newly launched application store, in Sri Lanka. It features three intelligent rear cameras. The 48 MP main […]

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‘Union Lifestyle Bonus’ Hotel Deals

Rediscover Sri Lanka’s beauty and relish an affordable vacation with ‘Union Lifestyle Bonus’ promotional hotel deals, enabling Union Assurance Life Insurance policyholders an opportunity to enjoy their life. Many who yearn to travel and relish vacation time can now do so with ease, as leisure has never been more affordable. Cinnamon Hotels and Resorts portfolio […]

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කලාපීය ව්‍යවසායකත්වය පෝෂණය කරමින් SLASSCOM ආයතනය විසින් 2019 – ඌව IT/BPM සතිය සාර්ථක අයුරින් නිම කරයි

මෙවර SLASSCOM ආයතනය විසින් සංවිධානය කළ IT/BPM සතියෙහි සිවු වැනි අදියර, පසුගියදා ඌව පළාතේදී බදුල්ල ප්‍රදේශයේදී පැවැත්විණි. මානව හැකියා ධාරිතාවය ඉහළ නැංවීම අරමුණු කර ගනිමින් දුර බැහැර නගරවල සංවිධානය වන SLASSCOM IT/BPM සතිය, මේ වන විට ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ තාක්ෂණික වර්ධනය කෙරෙහි සුවිසල් දායකත්වයක් ලබා දෙන තරගකාරී වැඩසටහනක් බවට පත් ව ඇත. එමෙන්ම, ඉකුත් වසරවලද SLASSCOM […]

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More than 875 International, Domestic exhibitors at the biggest wood industry show INDIAWOOD 2020

The 11th edition of INDIAWOOD, organised by NürnbergMesse, is the region’s biggest knowledge sharing show for furniture manufacturing machinery, raw materials, panels, hardware, components and accessories. It will be held from February 27-March 2, 2020at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre, Bengaluru, India. The five-day mega show will focus on carpentry, skilling, innovation, automation and digitalization with […]

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Hikka Tranz by Cinnamon, Plasticcycle සහ MEPA හික්කඩුව වෙරළතීරය සුරැකිම සඳහා ව්‍යාපෘතියක් දියත් කරයි.

Hikka Tranz by Cinnamon, ජෝන් කීල්ස් සමූහයේ සමාජ ව්‍යවසායකත්ව ව්‍යාපෘතියවන Plasticcylce සහ සමුද්‍රීය පරිසර ආරක්ෂණ අධිකාරිය (MEPA) සමඟ හික්කඩුව වෙරළතීරයේ කොටසක් සුරැකිම සඳහා 2020 ජනවාරි 30 දින වැඩසටහනක් දියත් කරන ලදි. මෙම වැඩසටහන තුලින් ප්ලාස්ටික් අපද්‍රව්‍ය රැස් කිරීම සඳහා විශේෂයෙන්ම නිර්මාණය කළ බින් ස්ථානගතකිරීමට අපේක්ෂා කරන අතර එයට MEPA විසින් ආරම්භ කරන ලද “වෙරළ ආරක්ෂක” […]

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Huawei Nova 5T Launched In New Color Variant

Bringing harmony and tranquility, Huawei, the innovative smartphone manufacturer, has introduced a new color gradient of Crush Green to the current smartphone sensation, Huawei Nova 5T. One of the latest additions and taking the Nova family by storm, Huawei Nova 5T, is now available in the eye-catching color gradient of Crush Green, alongside its existing […]

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Singer Partners with Cake Specialist Dushanthi Madanayake to enhance User Experience

Singer, country’s premier consumer durables retailer recently partnered with cake specialist, Dushanthi Madanayake in an attempt to provide an all-new user experience for food enthusiasts who are passionate about baking products and equipment. As an exclusive partner, Dushanthi will be collaborating with Singer for two years where she will be instrumental in creating awareness of […]

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COYLE and JETRO gear up to announce winners of Sri Lanka Corporate Health and Productivity Awards

The ‘Sri Lanka Corporate Health and Productivity Awards 2020’ organised by the Chamber of Young Lankan Entrepreneurs (COYLE) together with Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) is set to unfold on 25 February at the Lotus Room, BMICH from 4:30 p.m. onwards. The awards ceremony, featuring its second edition, is considered an honest effort in raising […]

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ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ විශාලතම එළිමහන් කලා සල්පිල පෙබරවාරි 23 වනදා

කොළඹ සංස්කෘතික දිනපොතෙහි මග නොහැරිය යුතු ඉසව්වක් ලෙස ඉමහත් ජනප්‍රියත්වයට පත් වාර්ෂික එළිමහන් කලා සල්පිල, ‘කලා පොළ 2020’ කොළඹ 07 ආනන්ද කුමාරස්වාමි මාවතේ දී එළඹෙන පෙබරවාරි 23 වන ඉරුදින පැවැත්වීමට කටයුතු යොදා තිබේ. ජෝන් කීල්ස් සමූහයේ සහයෝගීතාව සමඟින් ජෝර්ජ් කීට් පදනම විසින් සංවිධානය කරනු ලබන කලා පොළ එදින උදෑසන 8.00 සිට රාත්‍රී 8.00 දක්වා පැවැත්වීමට […]

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99X Technology Invests in Building Product Management Capability for Next Wave of Growth

With a renewed focus on empowering their employees to become product consultants to a growing global clientele, software product engineering specialist 99X Technology engaged Tarigo Consulting, UK to conduct Product Management workshops to drive their next wave of growth. 99X Technology conducted a second series of workshops on Product Management for its project leadership teams […]

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‘යුනියන් ලයිෆ්ස්ටයිල් බෝනස් ’ සමගින් රිසි සේ ලොව පුරා සැරිසරන්න

යුනියන් ඇෂුවරන්ස් සමාගම හඳුන්වා දී ඇති ‘යුනියන් ලයිෆ්ස්ටයිල් බෝනස්’ වැඩසටහන මඟින් දැන් යුනියන් ඇෂුවරන්ස් රක්ෂණ හිමියන්ට දේශීය හා විදේශීය සංචාරයන් සඳහා සුවිශේෂී වට්ටම් හිමිකර ගැනීමට අවස්ථාව ලැබී තිබේ. ලොව ආකර්ෂණීය ස්ථාන සියැසින් දැකබලාගැනීම යනු බොහෝ දෙනෙකුගේ ප‍්‍රාර්ථනාවකි. මේ ප‍්‍රාර්ථනාවන් සැබෑ කරමින් ජීවිතයට කිසිදා අමතක නොවන මතක එක්රැස් කරගැනීමට රක්ෂණ හිමියන්ට අත්වැලක් වනු පිණිස, මැලේසියාව, වියට්නාමය, […]

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சிறிய மற்றும் நடுத்தர அளவிலான ஆடைக் கைத்தொழில் உற்பத்தியாளர்களுக்கான தையல் இயந்திரங்களை அறிமுகப்படுத்தும் சிங்கர்

இலங்கையின் முதற்தர நுகர்வோர் சாதனங்களின் சில்லறை விற்பனையாளராகவும், வர்த்தக ரீதியில் உலகின் முதல் தையல் இயந்திரத்தினை அறிமுகப்படுத்திய சிங்கர் நிறுவனமானது, இலங்கையின் சிறிய மற்றும் நடுத்தர அளவிலான ஆடைக் கைத்தொழில் உற்பத்தியாளர்களை ஊக்குவிக்கும் நோக்கில் பல புதிய தையல் இயந்திர மாடல்களை அறிமுகப்படுத்தியுள்ளது. இலங்கையில் புகழ்பூத்த தையல் இயந்திர வர்த்தகநாமமாகத் திகழும் சிங்கர், லொக்ஸ்டிச் தையல் இயந்திரத்திலிருந்து ஓவர்லொக் தையல் இயந்திரம் வரை ஏற்றுமதி மற்றும் சிறு கைத்தொழில் துறை உற்பத்தியாளர்களுக்குத் தேவையான அனைத்து விதமான தையல் […]

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Singer Group Q3 FY 2019/20 records strong results

Reflecting a strong turnaround delivering an impressive surge in Q3 profits for the year 2019/20, the Singer Group reported consolidated profit after tax of Rs. 341.4 million, compared to Rs.17.4 million in the corresponding quarter of the previous year. The mainstays of this significant improvement was due to growth across key product categories as a […]

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Raja Jewellers unveils an exclusive Diamond & Sapphire Emporium

Raja Jewellers, the uncontested Monarch of the Gold World, recently launched its new diamond experience center, aptly named the ‘Diamond & Sapphire Emporium’. Aligned with its unwavering commitment to making world-class jewellery and delivering value to the customers, this new addition features an impressive array of expertly crafted diamonds and Ceylon stones. The launch of […]

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SLIM extends the entry deadlines for National Sales Awards 2022

The Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM), the national body for marketing in Sri Lanka, announces the extension of the deadline for entries for SLIM National Sales Awards, until the 16th of December 2022. This prestigious event has been held for 20 consecutive years and was devised to reward high performing sales individuals in companies […]

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Huawei signs global ITU pledge to help 120 million people in remote areas connect to the digital world

Huawei has signed a global commitment to join the International Telecommunication Union’s Partner2Connect digital alliance, which will bring connectivity to about 120 million people in remote areas in more than 80 countries by 2025. Liang Hua, Chairman of Huawei, announced the decision at the company’s 2022 Sustainability Forum, Connectivity+: Innovate for Impact. The forum explored […]

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பெற்றோர் கிளினிக்குகள் மூலம் ‘உள்ளடக்கிய பெற்றோர்’ தொடர்பான விழிப்புணர்வை வலுவூட்டும் பேபி செரமி

இலங்கையின் முன்னணியில் உள்ள, மிகவும் விரும்பப்படும் குழந்தை பராமரிப்பு வர்த்தக நாமமான பேபி செரமி, அண்மையில் பண்டாரகம, பாணந்துறை, புளத்சிங்கள, இங்கிரிய, ஹொரணை, வாதுவை, மத்துகம, அகலவத்தை ஆகிய பிரதேசங்களை உள்ளடக்கியதாக, களுத்துறை மாவட்டத்தில் தனது பெற்றோர் கிளினிக் நிகழ்ச்சித் தொடரை வெற்றிகரமாக நிறைவு செய்துள்ளது. குழந்தைப் பராமரிப்பு, ஆரம்ப குழந்தைப் பருவ பராமரிப்பு மேம்பாடு மற்றும் ‘உள்ளடக்கிய பெற்றோர்’ ஆகியன தொடர்பில் இந்த பெற்றோர் கிளினிக்குகள் விழிப்புணர்வு ஊட்டுகின்றன. வெற்றிகரமான பெற்றோராக இருப்பதற்கான சரியான அறிவு […]

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Baby Cheramy strengthens inclusive parenting knowledge through informative parental clinics across Kalutara District

Baby Cheramy, the leading and most loved baby care brand in Sri Lanka, successfully completed its parental clinic program series in Kalutara recently, covering Bandaragama, Panadura, Bulathsinhala, Ingiriya, Horana, Wadduwa, Mathugama & Agalawatta. The Parental Clinics educate parents on Baby Care, Early Childcare Development and Inclusive Parenting, providing valuable knowledge for parents to be empowered […]

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2022 ஆம் ஆண்டின் இலங்கையின் சிறந்த ஆயுள் காப்புறுதி நிறுவனமாக உலகளவில் அங்கீகரிக்கப்பட்டுள்ள ஜனசக்தி லைஃப்

ஜனசக்தி லைஃப் (Janashakthi Life) அதன் வரலாற்றில் முதன்முறையாக ‘Best Life Insurer Sri Lanka 2022’ (2022ஆம் ஆண்டின் இலங்கையின் சிறந்த ஆயுள் காப்புறுதி நிறுவனம்) என உலகளாவிய ரீதியில் அங்கீகாரம் பெற்றுள்ளது. இலண்டனைத் தலைமையகமாகக் கொண்டுள்ள, சர்வதேச ரீதியில் புகழ்பெற்ற Capital Finance International (CFI.co) அமைப்பினால் வழங்கப்பட்ட இந்த மதிப்புமிக்க அங்கீகாரமானது, பொருளாதார வளர்ச்சிக்கு குறிப்பிடும்படியான பங்களிப்பை வழங்குகின்றதும், அனைத்து பங்குதாரர்களுக்கும் மதிப்பு சேர்க்கின்றதுமான நிறுவனங்களை அடையாளம் காட்டுகிறது. இலண்டனில் உள்ள House […]

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மாலைதீவுச் சந்தையில் காலடி எடுத்து வைத்துள்ளதன் மூலம் இலங்கையை உலக அரங்கிற்கு கொண்டு செல்லும் Anton

இலங்கையின் PVC தொழில்துறை மற்றும் நீர்த் தாங்கிகள், கூரையிடல் உள்ளிட்ட கைத்தொழில் மற்றும் நுகர்வோர் துறைகளில் முன்னணி உற்பத்தியாளரான Anton, அண்மையில் தனது பரந்த தயாரிப்புகளை மாலைதீவிற்கு அறிமுகப்படுத்தியதன் மூலம் வரலாறு படைத்துள்ளது. Anton 1958 ஆம் ஆண்டில் நிறுவப்பட்டதிலிருந்து, உள்ளூர்த் தொழில்துறையில் ஒரு முன்னோடியாகவும், பல்வேறு கண்டுபிடிப்புகளை முன்னெடுத்தும், பாரிய அளவிலான முதலீடுகளை மேற்கொண்டும் நாட்டின் பொருளாதாரத்திற்கு பெரும் பங்களிப்பு செய்து வருகின்றது. இன்று இந்நிறுவனம் PVC குழாய்கள் மற்றும் இணைப்புகள் துறையில் முன்னணியில் திகழ்கின்றது. […]

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Supporting Female Founders this Festive season

Hatch brings to you an all female vendor Christmas Market on Saturday, 3rd of December 2022, 10am onwards at the Arcade (Independence) premises. Meet the female alumni of Hatch incubator and accelerator programs as they come together to deliver a festive experience.  Being a female entrepreneur herself, Brindha Selvadurai – Co-founder of Hatch is passionate […]

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