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Airtel appoints JineshHegde as CEO/MD of Sri Lanka operations

Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), a leading global telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa,today announced the appointment of JineshHegde as Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director of its Sri Lankan operations.He takes on this role...
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Mihin Lanka’s fifth batch of Trainee First Officers commence their training

Mihin Lanka’s fifth batch of Trainee First Officers, recently commenced phase one of their pilot training with the airline. A total of six candidates were selected from 34 applicants who completed a comprehensive induction process, including rigorous technical and psychometric...
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E FM helps bring fashion celebrity Nigel Barker to Sri Lanka

E FM, Sri Lanka’s only Lifestyle radio station, recently joined a number of other, top local brands in helping bring Nigel Barker, a celebrated fashion photographer, and “America’s Next Top Model” and “The Face” judge, to our shores, facilitating a unique opportunity for the...
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Sunshine Holdings powers Sri Lanka Economic Summit as Platinum Sponsor

Diversified conglomerate Sunshine Holdings PLC will support this year’s edition of the country’s premier economic summit hosted by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC), on the timely theme of ‘Towards exports of USD 50 billion’, as the Platinum Sponsor. The high-level annual...
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Ivy Leaf Cough Mixture to fill void in the market

For the first time in Sri Lanka, aclinically tested and documented ingredient Ivy leaf (Hedra helix) with honey and a long withknown herbs has been introduced to the local marketas a cough reliever.This is an over the counter product marketed by Kalbe International, a top...
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Extending careers beyond retirement through flexible working

By Dr. Nirmal De Silva It is widely-known that population ageing is a global phenomenon, with the number of people aged 65 years and above expected to grow significantly across Asia in the coming years and decades.   According to latest research carried out by Regus, the...
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findmyfare.com opens first 24/7 Global Contact Centre

Sri Lanka’s largest online travel company, findmyfare.com recently opened itsfirst Global Contact Centre to provide customers with a 24/7 service, all year round. The centre is located at Platinum 1, No. 01, Bagatalle Road, Colombo and features a dedicated team of customer...
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Aspirations Education Foundation join hands with Deakin University, Australia to Empower Rural Schools and Communities

The Aspirations Education Foundation has partnered with Deakin University together with Arts Building Children’s Dreams (ABCD) in Australia to support the development of over 20 schools in Ampara District. In order to make this a reality a team of Deakin University...
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IFAC President discusses progress of accounting profession with Prime Minister

President of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) Ms. Olivia Kirtley and CFO Mr. Russel Guthrie, who are on an official visit to Sri Lanka, paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Hon. RanilWickremesinghe on Tuesday, 28th July 2015 at Temple Trees. During the...
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Commercial Bank is Euromoney’s Best Bank in Sri Lanka in 2015

Euromoney, widely considered one of the world’s leading financial magazines, has adjudged Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC the Best Bank in Sri Lanka in 2015 at the magazine’s Asia Awards for Excellence presented recently in Hong Kong. This is the second major international award...
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The European Union and UNDP Support Agricultural Producers in the Monaragala District

The European Union has partnered with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to provide productive infrastructure for local economic development in Monaragala district. The project which commenced in June 2015 entails the upgrading of a rice mill facility and...
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eVolve POS systems provide prudential solution for Food Service industry

eVolve Technologies (Pvt.) Limited are gaining momentum and brings value to their tagline ‘Easy Solutions – Powerful Contributions’ by introducing the ‘Restaurant POS System’. This latest software developed by eVolve focused towards restaurants and other Food Service...
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