Markets and Financial

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INSEE SANSTHA Cement Voted No. 1 People’s Housing & Construction Brand for Ninth Consecutive Year

For a record breaking of 9 consecutive years, Sri Lanka’s most-loved cement brand INSEE SANSTHA is once again voted ‘People’s Housing and Construction Brand of the Year’ at the SLIM-Nielsen Peoples Awards held this year. This win bears testament to the unwavering loyalty of Sri...
Posted On 28 May 2020
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CA Sri Lanka signs MoU with People’s Bank for special COVID-19 loan scheme for members

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with People’s Bank this week to facilitate members of the Institute to obtain a special loan of up to Rs. 20 million. The loan scheme is available for members who...
Posted On 28 May 2020
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People’s Bank joins hands with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka to introduce a special relief loan scheme for their COVID-19 affected members

People’s Bank has tied up with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) to provide a special COVID-19 relief loan scheme to members of CA Sri Lanka whose revenue has been negatively affected due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A Memorandum of Understanding...
Posted On 28 May 2020
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ComBank’s IPG to power ICBT Campus’ online multi-currency payments

ICBT, one of the leading tertiary education providers in Sri Lanka, has appointed the Commercial Bank of Ceylon as its Internet Payment Gateway (IPG) service provider, enabling the institution’s website to accept multi-currency online payments from both local and foreign...
Posted On 27 May 2020

TRAVEL AND TOURISM

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Emirates sets industry-leading safety standard for customers travelling as it resumes operations

Emirates has unveiled multi-faceted measures for employee and customer care at every step of the travel journey, redefining safety and hygiene standards on board and on the ground. The new measures took effect today, with the resumption of regularly scheduled passenger flights to...
Posted On 22 May 2020
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Emirates pays warm tribute to Merrill J. Fernando on his 90th birthday

The shared passion that attracts like-minded organisations to each other was clearly articulated when Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, greeted Dilmah founder Merrill J. Fernando recently, on the occasion of the 90th birthday of the celebrated Sri Lankan...
Posted On 14 May 2020
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Emirates Group Announces 2019-20 results

Group records 32nd consecutive year of profit of AED 1.7 billion (US$ 456 million) Group revenue of AED 104 billion (US$ 28.3 billion) impacted by planned Dubai International airport (DXB) runway closure in Q1 and COVID-19 pandemic in Q4 Ends year with solid cash balance of AED...
Posted On 12 May 2020
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Emirates protects and prepares its all wide-body fleet

While the world yearns to travel once again, meet and hug loved ones, seek new adventures and close those business deals, Emirates is busy protecting and readying the world’s largest all wide-body fleet to take to the skies. This could have proved daunting, but Emirates...
Posted On 03 May 2020

Technology

SLT clarifies situation regarding recent cyber attack

On the issue of the attempted cyber-attack on SLT’s internal systems, SLT wishes to clarify the current situation to all its customers. The following is the official communique released by the Management. We, SLT wish to communicate to our customers that we have detected an...
Posted On 27 May 2020