off

IIT nurtures entrepreneurship spirit of Lankan undergraduates through CodeSprint 3.0

Informatics Institute of Technology (IIT), the pioneer in British higher education in Sri Lanka, successfully organised the third edition of their annual Inter-University coding event – CodeSprint 3.0. This year the event was completely revamped into a 3-month long Young...
Posted On 20 May 2018
off

Celebrating Sri Lankan Ingenuity

International evaluation panel at the SLASSCOM Innovation Awards 2018 The SLASSCOM Innovation Summit& Awards “Celebrate Ingenuity!” is to be held on 14 June 2018 at the Cinnamon Grand, Colombo. An accomplished panel of international judges would be available to moderate the...
Posted On 20 May 2018
off

Singer Sri Lanka Corporate Sales Unit achieves largest Intel NUC sale in Sri Lanka

500 units sold to ORELIT for deployment at Galle branch Singer Sri Lanka PLC, the country’s premier consumer durables retailer, has achieved the largest Intel NUC (Next Unit of Computing) sale in Sri Lanka with the deployment of 500 units at ORELIT. The state-of-the-art NUC...
Posted On 20 May 2018
off

Facebook launches initiative to improve Digital Literacy in Sri Lanka

Partners with Sarvodaya Fusion to train and educate 20,000 students across Sri Lanka in one year   Advent of the digital economy has helped improve access to services and information where traditional channels have not been able to deliver. Reinforcing its commitment towards...
Posted On 20 May 2018
off

Linear Six Launched to Power Digital Transformation in the Banking, Finance and Insurance Sectors‬‬‬

Founded by a team with extensive experience in financial services technology, LinearSix was set up with a singular mission – to power the digital transformation of the banking, finance and insurance sectors in this region. “These are transformational times” said Mario Gooneratne,...
Posted On 20 May 2018
off

Vehicle Importers Association’s “LB Big Wheels Motor Show” opens to the public Motor show to be inaugurated by His Excellency President Maithripala Sirisena

The LB Big Wheels Motor Show, a one-of-a-kind motor show that focuses on providing only superior quality vehicles from the world’s leading automotive manufacturers, was officially opened to the public by  Hon. Lasantha Alagiyawanna, the Deputy Minister of Finance and Mass Media....
Posted On 20 May 2018
off

La Trobe University, Australia signs Articulation agreement with SLIIT, Sri Lanka

  Signing-up of Articulation Agreement with SLIIT, Sri Lanka Announcing Scholarships Guest Lecture by Prof John Dewar on University 4.0 and Future of Higher Education Future Plans La Trobe University Achievements! Amongst the Top 400 Universities in the world according to both...
Posted On 20 May 2018
off

CIM Sri Lanka ends ‘Kavum Kokis 2018: Beach Edition’ on a high note

With the view of celebrating the New Year season embracing all the cultures and traditions; the student committee of The Chartered Institute of Marketing, Sri Lanka held the annual New Year celebrations ‘Kavum Kokis 2018: Beach Edition’ on the 7th of April 2018 for the third...
Posted On 20 May 2018
off

Janashakthi Continues to Grow Life Business in Q1 2018

Renewed focus on driving Life Insurance growth post divestment of General Insurance business Returning to being a specialist Life Insurance company, leading Sri Lankan insurer Janashakthi Insurance PLC (Janashakthi) reported its financial results for the three month period ended...
Posted On 20 May 2018

Dipped Products Posts Topline of Rs. 28.5Bn

Dipped Products Group posted a topline growth of 17% recording Rs. 28.5 billion turnover and Rs. 1.2 billion PBT for the year ended 31st March 2018. The Hand Protection segment contributed Rs. 16 billion to revenue, 11 percent higher than the previous year.  Mr. Mohan Panditha...
Posted On 20 May 2018
off

Samsung Launches Galaxy J7 Duo in Sri Lanka, Brings Dual Camera to J Series

Samsung Sri Lanka expanded its best-selling range of Galaxy smartphones by introducing Galaxy J7 Duo. Galaxy J is Sri Lanka’s most popular smartphone series, accounting for every second smartphone sold in the country. With Galaxy J7 Duo, the dual camera makes its debut in the J...
Posted On 20 May 2018
off

LAUGFS Gas Creating a Sustainable LPG Industry

In a media statement, LAUGFS Gas PLC stressed the importance of the recent increase in the LPG retail price approved by the Consumer Affairs Authority, while elaborating on the macro-economic conditions that necessitated it. The Saudi Aramco Contract Price is considered the...
Posted On 20 May 2018