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ComBank reduces lending rates in quick response to COVID-19 crisis

Announces across-the-board reduction of rates encompassing all categories of loans, leases, pawning and OD facilities The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has announced a reduction of lending rates across the board in response to the present needs of individual and corporate borrowers...
Posted On 21 May 2020

CSE and GRI host final workshop of the series ‘Preparing a Sustainability Report’ as an online event

Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) in collaboration with Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) conducted the third and final workshop of the Technical Series titled “Practical Tips for preparing your next report: Bringing it all together” on 20th May in Sri Lanka. This workshop focused on...
Posted On 21 May 2020
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‘Guided Mindfulness for Inner Peace’; a virtual session by AIA Insurance

AIA Sri Lanka’s health and wellness platform, AIA Vitality has conducted its first ever virtual wellness session for organizations, as the COVID 19 crisis compels businesses to move to online engagement. This pioneering session on ‘Guided Mindfulness for Inner Peace’ was held...
Posted On 21 May 2020
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BMICH Implements Stringent Health Safety Measures to Resume Operations

BMICH – Sri Lanka’s iconic landmark has implemented stringent health safety measures to ensure a health safety environment for its customers, visitors, exhibitors, staff and tenants when normalcy returns after a prolonged period of closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic....
Posted On 21 May 2020
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AMERICAN SOCIETY OF JOURNALISTS AND AUTHORS LAUNCHES FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND COVID-19 WRITING AWARDS

NEW YORK – The American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA) has launched the ASJA Crisis Coverage Awards: COVID-19 Edition, the first-ever awards program recognizing writers for their coverage of the COVID-19 outbreak. The contest is now open, and submissions will be...
Posted On 21 May 2020

HNB Finance commences trading as the latest listing at CSE

HNB Finance Limited will commence trading on the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) tomorrow (20th May) after an Initial public offering (IPO) and an introduction by the company. Ordinary voting shares of the company have been listed via an offer for sale through which 10,000,000...
Posted On 21 May 2020
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LAUGFS Car Care Ensured Motor Health of Vehicles during the Pandemic

The prolonged curfew in Colombo and Gampaha districts gravely limited the access to vehicle servicing and repairs. Moreover, motor vehicles not being used for an elongated period of time were more likely to develop problems due to being idle. LAUGFS Car Care, recognizing the need...
Posted On 21 May 2020
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Finally, a mask that unmasks all masks

Not too long ago, the redness of blood was the easy and most frequently alluded to commonality by good hearted people decrying violence and destruction based on color, race, ethnicity, religious preference and creed. It still is, but there’s another ‘commoner’ fast catching up;...
Posted On 21 May 2020