Exclusive interview with Pavan Vaish – Head of Central Operations, South Asia, Uber.

      As we enter a ‘new normal’, what does the future of rideshare look like to you?  I would like to say, we are cautiously optimistic. It is clear that the desire to support local businesses and communities is still strong, allowing us to recover as the pandemic in Sri Lanka...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020
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Sampath Bank Brings Yet Another Innovation to Sri Lanka’s Digital Payments Landscape

~ Becomes one of the first Payment Exchange Name (PEN) issuer and acquirer banks, simplifying online peer-to-peer transactions ~ Sampath Bank PLC today announced that it has become one of the first bank’s in Sri Lanka to serve as both an issuer and acquirer of Payment Exchange...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020
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Double win for ComBank at 2020 Asiamoney Banking Awards

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has won two prestigious international awards –‘Best Bank for Small and Medium Enterprises’ and ‘Best Bank for Corporate Social Responsibility’ — from Asiamoney Magazine, known as the voice of the banking and capital markets industries in...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020
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People’s Bank celebrates 59 years of devotion to the people of Sri Lanka

As The Bank of the People, People’s Bank marks its 59th anniversary on the 1st of July. With the passing of this latest milestone, it is clear that amongst all the state-owned commercial banks in Sri Lanka, People’s Bank boasts of a different identity. In 1961, People’s...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020
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Create, Learn, and Relax with the Stylish Galaxy Tab S6 Lite

The Galaxy Tab S6 Lite features an S Pen with refreshed design for note taking and creating, and an immersive display for enhanced entertainment   Samsung Sri Lanka announced the new Galaxy Tab S6 Lite, a stylish and affordable tablet designed for both work and play. With...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020
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Seylan Credit Cards offer amazing discounts at Keells Super outlets

Seylan Bank, the Bank with a Heart, is now offering amazing discounts to customers purchasing daily essentials. Seylan Cardholders who shop at any Keells Super outlet can avail themselves of these attractive savings. Seylan Bank Credit Cardholders can now enjoy savings of 30% off...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020
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SLASSCOM successfully concluded its first digital AGM

Sri Lanka Association of Software and Services Companies (SLASSCOM), the Knowledge and Innovation Chamber, held its first digital Annual General Meeting on 30th June 2020, powered by Microsoft Teams. During the AGM, SLASSCOM elected its new Chairman, Board of Directors and...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020

Facebook launches ‘We Think Digital’ with Sarvodaya-Fusion to build digital literacy skills in Sri Lanka

Facebook, in partnership with Sarvodaya-Fusion and supported by the Ministry of Education and Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA), launched We Think Digital, a nationwide digital literacy program that aims to develop skills that enable Sri Lankans...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020
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THE PLASTICCYCLE NETWORK EXPANDS PRESENCE ON THE SOUTHERN EXPRESSWAY IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CINNAMON WILD YALA

Plasticcycle added 18 collection bins on the Southern Expressway on 30th June 2020 adding to the existing network of bins. These bins were sponsored by Cinnamon Wild Yala (Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts), in partnership with the Road Development Authority and Eco Spindles,...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020