Embassy of the Republic of Italy to Sri Lanka and the Maldives

With regards to some news items on the Covid-19 situation in Italy that are appearing in the Sri Lankan press, the Italian Embassy would like to make a clarification.   It is completely untrue that mass burials are carried in some areas in Italy, and that people in Italy are...
Posted On 25 Mar 2020
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Aquafresh partners with Eco-spindles to fortify commitment to sustainability

Introduces the Aquafresh Corporate Sustainable Responsibility (ACSR) Program to reduce, recycle and reuse plastic waste Sri Lanka’s preferred bottled water brand, Aquafresh – a product of Access Natural Waters, announced a benchmark partnership with Eco-spindles, a leading...
Posted On 25 Mar 2020

Serendib Flour Mills reaffirms commitment to availability of ample flour stocks in Sri Lanka

While Sri Lanka is in the midst of a battle to get the COVID-19 disease under control, Serendib Flour Mills, one of the most trusted wheat flour suppliers in Sri Lanka, has assured the general public of its commitment to ensure that there are ample stocks of wheat flour available...
Posted On 25 Mar 2020
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‘Talkative Parents’ digitally bridges the communication gap between schools and parents

Leading Technology solutions provider Yara Technologies has officially launched ‘Talkative Parents’, a digital platform which connects educational institutes such as schools and pre-schools with parents. The official launch underpins the next wave of digital transformation in Sri...
Posted On 25 Mar 2020
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Six Steps for Securing Your Work from Home

By Rajesh Maurya, Regional Vice President, India & SAARC, Fortinet. Transitioning administrative staff, technical support teams, HR, marketing departments, and other workers who traditionally work from a physical office – along with access to their data and networked...
Posted On 25 Mar 2020

Market Holidays from 25th to 27th March 2020

In view of the extension of the ongoing curfew in the districts of Colombo, Gampaha and Puttalam, the Colombo Stock Exchange has declared the period from 25th to 27th March 2020 as market holidays. Accordingly, the market will be closed from 25th to 27th March 2020.
Posted On 25 Mar 2020

Being a responsible youth during Covid – 19: initiating the elderly into the digital world

Covid – 19 is spreading, and there is no cure to be seen in the foreseeable future. The global pandemic has shown to be mostly affecting the elderly, a mutual trend shared by all the countries affected by it. China reported approximately 53% of infected cases who were 50 years...
Posted On 25 Mar 2020

Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation share clinical experience from frontline medical workers to global medical institutions

The Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation are sharing some key lessons and experience from doctors and other medical administrators and staff at the First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine (FAHZU), who were at the frontline of COVID-19 treatment in...
Posted On 25 Mar 2020