Markets and Financial

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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...
Posted On 21 Oct 2020
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Western Union at Seylan Bank

Western Union partnership was recently announced at a ceremony held at the Seylan Bank head office. The launch ceremony took place with the participation of both Seylan Bank officials and Western Union representatives with Mr. Noor Elahi, Country Manager of Western Union Sri...
Posted On 21 Oct 2020
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Dr. Pradeep Edward Appointed Executive Director / CEO

The leading commercial forestry conglomerate in Sri Lanka which stands as a truly Sri Lankan Company providing exceptional green investment opportunities, Sadaharitha Plantations Limited announced the appointment of Dr. Pradeep Edward to its Board as the Executive Director and...
Posted On 21 Oct 2020

Prudent Financial Planning with NDB Wealth

Having studied and identified the gaps in the market for Wealth management solutions, NDB Wealth shares an action plan to enable prudent financial planning, which can have an impact on the lives of investors as well as their near and dear ones.   Reviewing savings and...
Posted On 21 Oct 2020

TRAVEL AND TOURISM

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Emirates redesigns signature onboard experience

Iconic A380 Onboard Lounge and Shower Spa services re-open after a thorough health and safety review Emirates is rolling out a redesigned onboard experience. The celebrated A380 Onboard Lounge and Shower Spa have resumed operations with the introduction of additional health and...
Posted On 19 Oct 2020
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Emirates helps shine a spotlight on the issue of human trafficking

Emirates is proud to support It’s a Penalty’s campaign’s newest global film “What is Human Trafficking?” launched in collaboration with actor Liam Neeson. The short film is designed to educate the world about the misconceptions and the reality of human trafficking and...
Posted On 15 Oct 2020
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DIMO to Enter Agro Tourism with its Agri Techno Park in Dambulla

“DIMO Agribusinesses”, the agriculture arm of DIMO, has selected its Agri Techno Park located in Dambulla (mid-country) to embark on its journey in Agro Tourism. “DIMO Agribusinesses” owns three Agri Techno Parks which are located in Dambulla (mid-country), Nikaweratiya (low...
Posted On 14 Oct 2020
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Emirates Skywards hits the 20-year mark with over 27 million members

Loyalty programme’s strong and active global membership has been built on continuous innovation and value-driven initiatives for members Emirates Skywards, the award-winning loyalty programme of Emirates and flydubai, has marked 20 years of excellence, innovation and unmatched...
Posted On 13 Oct 2020

Technology

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Think outside the box to manage your remote workforce

By Rajesh Maurya, Regional Vice President, India & SAARC, Fortinet. Before the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, many organizations had already begun the shift toward telework. By offering this as an option to their employees, even as an occasional benefit, some companies were...
Posted On 21 Oct 2020