Hutch Connect: The all new App that enables you to call around the world for 40% less

HUTCH announced the launch of a unique Smartphone IDD App called ‘HUTCH CONNECT’ that enables customers to call any international mobile or landline around the world at savings of more than 40%. This “first of its kind” App will allow Hutch customers to stay in touch with family,...
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Leo Burnett wins Sri Lanka’s first D&AD Pencil

Leo Burnett Solutions Inc. (LBSI), the local office of the global advertising network Leo Burnett Worldwide recently won a Graphite Pencil at the D&AD (Design and Art Direction) Awards 2015. The Graphite Pencil was awarded to LBSI in the White Pencil – Creativity for...
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Sri Lanka has tremendous opportunities in carbon reduction

Reducing the carbon footprint in organizations and companies will have long-lasting environmental and economic benefits not only to individual organizations but to the nation at large, one of country’s pioneering carbon reduction consultancy firms – Somaratna Consultants...
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320 E FM fans experience the fantastical ‘Tomorrowland’ movie adventure

Based loosely on Disney’s fantastical theme park of the same name, and headlined by versatile actor George Clooney, the just released “Tomorrowland” has already proved to be an early, unexpected contender for best reviewed movie of Summer 2015. This was never more the case...
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Land Rover #Readytodiscover Amazing Colombo Romp creates excitement in Colombo

Land Rover, the iconic British brand recently partnered with Amazing Adventures Lanka to host the Land Rover #Readytodiscover Amazing Colombo Romp. Held on 24 May 2015, the event was part treasure hunt, part Amazing Race and part puzzle. A total of 63 teams participated in the...
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The Varsity Connect: Do we really have a skills shortage in Sri Lanka?

One of the biggest challenges faced in Sri Lanka’s economy has been reduced to a simple tagline: jobs without people and people without jobs. Variations of this tagline are seen scattered across government pamphlets, industry white papers and economic reports, all aiming to get...
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ATL bags bronze for ‘The Islamic Finance Entity of the Year’ at SLIBFI Awards ‘Suwa Siri’ bags bronze for ‘Product of the Year’

ATL (Amãna Takaful) continued to be featured on the podium at the recently concluded Sri Lanka Islamic Banking and Finance Industry (SLIBFI) awards ceremony. ATL was awarded the bronze award for the ‘Islamic Finance Entity of the Year’ at the ceremonious gala event which was held...
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MTD Walkers PLC Posts an Impressive 91% Increase in Profits and Continues Growth Trend

Integrated infrastructure and engineering solutions provider MTD Walkers PLCannounced today its sixth consecutive year of 39.1% compound annual revenue growth, ending the year posting a 91.0% growth in profit after tax. MTD Walkers PLC for the year ended March 31, 2015 posted Rs....
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Textured Jersey announces bold acquisition move

Company poised for furthergrowth through Quenby purchase Strong on the heels of a solid year of growth and profitability, Sri Lanka’s leading Textile Mill, Textured Jersey Lanka PLC (TJL) took yet another step towards longer term growth and customer centric solutions provision....
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Sunshine Healthcare Lanka pioneers healthcare retailing with the launch of the latest HealthguardWellness Store

Healthguard Pharmacy Ltd, the country’s premier urban pharmaceutical, wellness and beauty retail chain opened its re-designed flagship store located at DharmapalaMawatharecently. The opening ceremony was graced by Unilever Sri LankaChairperson Shazia Syed, MunirShaikh, Group...
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Huawei optimistic about Southeast Asia, aiming ambitious expand in 2015

Huawei, a leading Chinese telecommunications company, has unveiled its ambitious goals for 2015, following a fruitful year in 2014 with impressive successes such as Huawei Mate7, which achieved over 2 million sales in 100 countries within three months of its launch in May 2014....
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IESL’s “Question Time” Powered by Würth ’s Construction Division

The Monthly “Question Time” program conducted by Institution of Engineers of Sri Lanka (IESL) was held on 28th April, and was sponsored by Division Construction of Würth Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. The “Question Time” Program is held every last Tuesday of the month and is attended by over...
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