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FACETS 2017, the 27th International Gem & Jewelry Exhibition dazzles all visitors

The 27th edition of the FACETS International Gem & Jewelry Exhibition began on the 31st of August 2017 with a grand inauguration ceremony at the BMICH. Gracing the event as chief guest was the honorable Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremasinghe, along with a number of members of...
Posted On 31 Aug 2017
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Sri Lankan Consumers Declare Munchee Sri Lanka’s #1 FMCG Brand – Global Brand Footprint Report

Sri Lanka has spoken! Citizens across the country, surveyed for the Kantar Worldpanel’s ‘Global Brand Footprint Report’, have yet again named Munchee as ‘Sri Lanka’s Number One FMCG Brand’ for 2017 as they did in the previous year! In 2016 too, this survey was conducted in Sri...
Posted On 31 Aug 2017
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Venture Engine 2017 progresses to ‘Workshops’ phase

Sri Lanka’s pioneering entrepreneurship acceleration and empowerment program Venture Engine has begun holding workshops for 23 companies with the true potential, and skill, required to make it all the way to its October 11 Finale. Now in its sixth year, Venture Engine 2017...
Posted On 31 Aug 2017
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Unveiling the “Landmark” in Sri Lanka’s Real Estate Sector

Colombo, Tuesday 29th August 2017: The highly lucrative real estate development industry in Sri Lanka today had a new player added to its portfolio with the launch of Landmark Developers Holding (Pvt) Ltd. The launch was held under the patronage of Chief Guests Isura Devapriya,...
Posted On 31 Aug 2017
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Pelwatte Dairy Powers Ananda’s 130th Anniversary Celebrations

It was a celebration of 130 years of educating boy’s for Ananda College Colombo and Sri Lanka’s 100% local dairy manufacturer Pelwatte Dairy was there to support the walk and fun fair that was held at Green Path, Colombo. The walk started from Ananda College and finished at...
Posted On 31 Aug 2017
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Coca-Cola pumps up Gajaba Super Cross 2017

The Gajaba Super Cross 2017 was held recently with the trials on the 26th and the race on the 27th of August at the Saliyapura Track in Anuradhapura. The Gajaba Super Cross is being held for the 16th time and Coca-Cola is proud to have been a sponsor for many of the races. It was...
Posted On 31 Aug 2017
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CA Sri Lanka’s YCAF Knowledge Forum helps young CAs to move out of comfort zone and excel in career

The continuing series of Knowledge Forums organised by CA Sri Lanka’s Young Chartered Accountants Forum (YCAF) has helped young chartered accountants to move out of their comfort zones and excel in their careers. During the most recent Knowledge Forum which featured Mr. Niranjan...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017
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IESL-UTE Raspberry Pi Challenge 2017 enters critical second phase

The IESL-UTE Raspberry Pi Challenge 2017 has entered a milestone second phase drawing record interest from undergraduates and school students. Organised by United Tractor & Equipment (Pvt) Limited (UTE), Sri Lanka’s leading engineering solution’s company and The Institution...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017

Asian Countries Dominate New Microsoft Cyber Security Report, with Highest Malware Encounter Rates Globally

Microsoft Asia recently released regional findings from their global Security Intelligence Report (SIR), Volume 22, which found that Asian countries, especially emerging ones, are most exposed to malicious programs. Out of the top locations across the globe most at risk of...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017
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Combank World Mastercard holders to enjoy LoungeKey facilities

The key to more than 800 airport lounges around the world is now with holders of World Mastercard credit cards issued by the Commercial Bank of Ceylon, following the launch of LoungeKey in Sri Lanka by Mastercard from 1st September 2017. No enrolment is required for this...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017
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July 2017 Winner for Season 2 of Mobitel’s Cash Bonanza Montero Extravaganza drives away with a brand new Montero

Mobitel has extended the Cash Bonanza Montero Extravaganza Programme to give away another x luxury Monteros for 2017 Prizes worth over Rs. 217 Mn have been awarded to a total of 127,207 customers up to July 2017     The National Mobile Service Provider, Mobitel’s Cash Bonanza...
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Vision Care’s Nethralokana Sathkara concludes successfully with the distribution of 25,000 spectacles among deserving Sri Lankans

Nethralokana Sathkara, the project conducted as part of commemorating 25 years of Vision Care, the country’s leading eye care services provider, was successfully concluded in Colombo on the 24th of July 2016.  Launched on the 19th of April this year, the project reached the goal...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017