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Fintrex Finance launched, backed by years of trusted excellence

At a ceremony held at Cinnamon Grand yesterday and consequent to the change of ownership from Melstacorp PLC to Bluestone1 Limited, Melsta Regal Finance Limited unveiled its new brand identity ‘Fintrex Finance Limited’.  The Bluestone acquisition was backed by a consortium of...
Posted On 30 Sep 2018
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DFCC Bank awarded accolade at LankaPay Technnovation Awards for high number and usage of its ATMs

DFCC Bank was declared the Winner of ‘The Best Common ATM Acquirer of the year – Category C’ at the LankaPay Technnovation Awards on 20th September 2018 at Shangri-la Hotel, Colombo. The award is based on the criteria of the number of ATMs deployed and the average monthly...
Posted On 30 Sep 2018

SLCPI calls for urgent action on currency depreciation linked price controls to ensure pharma industry sustainability

Following the unprecedented depreciation of the Sri Lankan Rupee against the US Dollar, the Sri Lanka Chamber of Pharmaceutical Industry (SLCPI) issued a statement calling on the Minister of Health Hon. Dr. Rajitha Senaratne and the National Medicines Regulatory Authority (NMRA)...
Posted On 30 Sep 2018
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XIMIVOGUE expands to Kandy City Center

XIMIVOGUE, a fast fashion merchandise brand which was launched in Sri Lanka for the first time in July 2018, opened its third outlet in the Kandy City Center recently. The brand provides a vast array of products such as household items, health and beauty, seasonal products, plush...
Posted On 30 Sep 2018
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SEEDSTARS back in Sri Lanka to find the best tech startup

On October 25th 2018, eight of Sri Lanka’s best seed-stage startups will compete to represent the country at the Seedstars Summit and win up to USD one million in equity investments and other prizes. Seedstars World, the largest startup competition for emerging markets and...
Posted On 30 Sep 2018
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SLIM – Serving the nation through National level events

As the national body for marketing, the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) organises six national level events annually, which focus on various aspects of marketing and a range of market segments, with the ultimate aim of positioning the field of marketing as a prominent...
Posted On 30 Sep 2018
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The New Daraz App has millions of products and knows your choice

Daraz has made online shopping even more effortless with the launch of its renewed and upgraded mobile app. Key updates include new features and a personalized experience. The new Daraz app is addressed to each user’s personal preferences and priorities.   Therevamped mobil...
Posted On 30 Sep 2018
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05th Helicopter tour for Mobitel 4G Nation winners

Sri Lanka’s National Mobile Services Provider, recently hosted loyal customers to an unforgettable experience in the skies via a Helicopter ride for the 05th time. The aim of this initiative was to showcase the wide-spread 4G coverage and expansion drive of the Company. Take –off...
Posted On 30 Sep 2018
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MullenLowe Sri Lanka “Most Effective Agency of the Year” at the Effies

  MullenLowe Group retains top spot in Effie Index for 8th consecutive time Group also maintains Top 10 Global Network Ranking 5 of its offices Make it to Global Top 100 Agency Offices with MullenLowe Lintas coming in 3rd globally and 1st in the APAC region Only agency to have 2...
Posted On 30 Sep 2018
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LP Gas Distributors Association warns of imminent crisis in distribution due to unbearable financial situation

Raises awareness on critical role they play in Sri Lanka’s economy despite increasingly difficult economic circumstances The LP Gas Distributors Association of Sri Lanka (LPGDASL), the association that looks into the interests of its 35 Distributors, over 8,000 Dealers and over...
Posted On 29 Sep 2018
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Annasi and Kadalagotu: Savour Local Literature in all its Simple Glory

Continuing to expand the borders of literature, the A&K (Annasi & Kadalagotu) Literary Festival will be back on 21st October 2018 at the iconic Mount Lavinia Hotel for the fourth consecutive year. Entrance for the full day festival is priced at only Rs. 100/- in keeping...
Posted On 29 Sep 2018
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Commercial Bank wins big at LankaPay Technovation awards

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon won five awards at the 2018 LankaPay Technovation Awards for its contribution, as a participating bank, to the national payment network. The Bank won the Gold award as ‘Best Acquirer on LankaPay Online Payment Platform,’ the Silver award for ‘Most...
Posted On 29 Sep 2018