Virtusa Makes a Major Jump in the Prestigious 2018 IDC FinTech Rankings

Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT outsourcing services that accelerates business outcomes for its clients, announced that it has been recognized as one of the leading global financial technology providers in...
Posted On 21 Oct 2018
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HUTCH 555 to keep users “Infotained”

Hutch, Sri Lanka’s fast growing mobile operator, launched its 555 Infotainment portal for its subscriber base. The 555 portal will feature unique high quality information and entertainment content to the public delivered over voice. Services include Astrology and Fengshui from...
Posted On 21 Oct 2018
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The SLASSCOM AI Asia Summit 2018: International speakers on Data Science, Machine Learning and Analytics Converge for Flagship Conference

The Sri Lanka Association for Software and Services Companies (SLASSCOM) is pleased to announce the first-ever SLASSCOM AI Asia Summit to be hosted at The Kingsbury, on Wednesday 7th November from 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM. This is Sri Lanka’s first conference dedicated to the topics of...
Posted On 21 Oct 2018
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Leading lifestyle brand Crocodile celebrates 10 years in Sri Lanka

Crocodile Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, the sole licensee for the globally renowned brand Crocodile, will mark its decade-long presence as an iconic men’s apparel label here in Sri Lanka. To mark the occasion, Crocodile Lanka will give out special edition memorabilia to each customer on the...
Posted On 21 Oct 2018
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FINTECH STARTUPS MAKE SRI LANKA PROUD BY WINNING GOLD AND MERIT AWARDS AT APICTA

The 18th Asia Pacific ICT Alliance (APITCA) awards 2018, which was held in Guangzhou, China from the 10th to 14th October, named DirectPay as the overall winner in the Consumer – Wealth and Retail Category and Park and Pay with a Merit Award in the Start Up of the Year...
Posted On 21 Oct 2018
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Oporto opens first door into Sri Lanka at Colombo City Centre

After months of anticipation following the announcement of its arrival three months ago, much-loved Australian flame-grilled chicken franchise, Oporto, opened its doors to fans here in Sri Lanka, on Tuesday the 16 October. Located at the Food Studio’s Atrium, the innovative new...
Posted On 21 Oct 2018

Hameedia commits to empowering the nation’s youth through special internship programme

In align with the world Children’s day celebration, Hameedia, Sri Lanka’s leading menswear specialist launched a special retail internship programme across the Island. In an ongoing effort to nurture young talent and empower the nation’s youth, Hameedia and My Friend Foundation...
Posted On 21 Oct 2018
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Sampath Bank Revolutionizes Foreign Currency Accounts

Unveils Personal Foreign Currency Accounts That Can Be Opened the Fastest   Sampath Bank unveiled Personal Foreign Currency (PFC) accounts with the fastest on-boarding process for foreign currency accounts in the country. This is part of the Bank’s continued efforts to leverage...
Posted On 21 Oct 2018
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Western Union and Sampath Bank Now Offer International Money Transfer Services Across Sri Lanka

Western Union, a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and Sampath Bank, one of Sri Lanka’s leading private commercial banks, have joined forces to provide customers, nation-wide access to international money transfers in minutes[1] from more than 200 countries...
Posted On 21 Oct 2018
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CA Sri Lanka grants gold and silver status to 12 accredited learning partners and certificates to 60 registered lecturers

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) granted gold and silver status to 12 of its accredited learning partners, while 60 lecturers who are delivering the institute’s benchmark programme in chartered accounting were recognised at a certificate awarding...
Posted On 21 Oct 2018
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The inaugural SLIM Marketers Quiz 2018 is on this week

The pioneer in marketing education and national level events in Sri Lanka, SLIM, the national body for marketing in Sri Lanka unveils the pioneering quiz competition for Marketers in Corporates and associations. The SLIM Marketers Quiz will take place on the 18th of October at...
Posted On 21 Oct 2018
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Asia-Pacific WTTx Summit Sees Joint Declaration to Drive the Growth of Digital Home

Bringing Affordable and Fast Fixed Wireless Broadband to Everyone   GTI, Informa and Huawei successfully held the Asia-Pacific WTTx (fixed wireless access) Copiedthe summit with the theme ‘Bring Affordable and Fast Fixed Wireless Broadband to Every Household’. These discussions...
Posted On 21 Oct 2018