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HNB transforms employee experience with hSenid

Hatton National Bank, Sri Lanka’s most innovative bank, partners with hSenid to transform HR service delivery and employee experience. A premier Bank in the country with the largest branch network, and over 4300 employees, HNB has now streamlined and centralised their HR...
Posted On 04 Feb 2018
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Iconic Galaxy says buyers need to home-in now before the VAT effect

Is it a good time to buy a house? This is the perennial question on the minds of homebuyers. But this question assumes significance as Sri Lanka moves to a new tax regime in relation to condominiums where a 15% Value Added Tax on apartment purchases would come into effect from...
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That’s our George! – celebrating the Life and Times of the legendary George Keyt

By Ryan Holsinger and Natalie Soysa  In 1901 Ceylon was firmly in the grip of the British empire. Some might even say – comfortably so. For, unlike over the Palk Straight in India, where the colonial government was dealing with an increasingly violent rejection of their...
Posted On 04 Feb 2018
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Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka on a mission to forge ‘Partnerships with Purpose’

Chairman of Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka invites Corporates to build homes, communities and hope   Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka’s (HFHSL) President and Chairman of the National Board of Directors – Lakshan Madurasinghe’s unique Habitat journey started with him volunteering at...
Posted On 04 Feb 2018
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RIU to host UK- Sri Lanka Investor Forum for 3rd consecutive year in London

The Research Intelligence Unit will be hosting its annual edition of RIU Investor Forum on Thursday May 17th2018 at the Sri Lanka High Commission in London, UK. The Forums objective is to promote and channel investment into Sri Lanka from among the high net worth individuals...
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CA Sri Lanka takes lead in educating Nepal’s Chartered Accountants on IFRS implementation

In its capacity as an influential accounting body, CA Sri Lanka, continued to take the lead in educating member bodies in the South Asian region on the implementation of the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). In this endeavor, CA Sri Lanka recently organised an...
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25 Amana Takaful “Adhyapana” policyholders rewarded for their exceptional performance at the GCE O/L’s and Grade 5 Scholarship Exams.

A solid education is valued above all, in the present society. Education indeed defines an individual and opens up many opportunities for success. It is this distinction that is sought by the schools and the parents alike for their children. At the end of the day, the hard work...
Posted On 04 Feb 2018
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Fortunaglobal launches Sri Lanka’s First Sinhala and Tamil News Bot

With its ‘brand affluence’ product range having already become the benchmark for omni-channel banking in Sri Lanka’s financial technology sector, Colombo-based Fortunaglobal has achieved another milestone by teaming up with Ada Derana to extend the LISA AI-based bot platform to...
Posted On 04 Feb 2018

Hameedia encourages customers to dress better this new year

Hameedia, Sri Lanka’s leading menswear specialist, has launched its annual ‘Upgrade your Wardrobe’ initiative, an idea that will be reiterated through the year. Most shoppers tend to buy clothes on impulse and many a time never end up wearing the impulse buy. This initiative by...
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Website launched to celebrate Kala Pola’s silver jubilee

In commemoration of the 25th anniversary this year of Kala Pola, The John Keells Foundation together with The George Keyt Foundation launched the official website for Kala Pola – Sri Lanka’s annual open air art fair. The website offers visitors an insight into the history of Kala...
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SLIM Holds Inauguration Ceremony for First CIM Intake of 2018

SLIM is the first and longest-serving CIM study centre in Sri Lanka accredited by CIM UK The Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM), the renowned National Marketing body and premier Institute for Marketing education in Sri Lanka, is dedicated to constantly furthering the...
Posted On 04 Feb 2018

“Corn-fed chicken: A ‘golden’ source of vitamin A for healthy bones and skin” – Food Safety Expert, Dr. Krishanthi Premaratne

According to sensory evaluations, colour and appearance are two key characteristics that influence the consumer preference for food. All over the world golden yolk eggs are most preferred, as the colour is synonymous with good health and high nutritious value. Similarly, golden...
Posted On 04 Feb 2018
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