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National Surfing Championship concludes on a high note

The National Surfing Championship organised by the Surfing Federation of Sri Lanka (SFSL), concluded successfully in Arugambay and saw the presence of a large gathering. Nearly 30 foreign competitors took part in the open event along with top sixteen surfers from the National...
Posted On 30 Sep 2020
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SLIM Organises ‘Your Future with a Professional Qualification’ Knowledge Sharing Forum

The Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) recently conducted a knowledge sharing forum themed ‘Your Future with a Professional Qualification’. The forum was held at the Bandaranayaka Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH). Prof. Sampath Amaratunga, Chairman, Board of...
Posted On 30 Sep 2020
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Commercial Bank Bangladesh marks a decade at the top with 10th successive ‘AAA’ rating

Awarded highest credit rating presented by Credit Rating Information and Services Ltd. The Bangladesh operations of Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC achieved another milestone in 2020 with the assignment of an ‘AAA’ (Triple A) long term credit rating for the 10th consecutive year by...
Posted On 30 Sep 2020
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SLIM Organises Battle of Brain Champs Corporate Quiz Competition

For the 3rd consecutive year, the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing, SLIM, will organise its annual corporate marketing quiz themed ‘Battle of Brain Champs’, to be held at Marino Beach Hotel in Colombo on 7th October 2020. This year’s quiz is sure to be an evening of intellectual...
Posted On 30 Sep 2020
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Emirates gets #BackInTheGame at Roland-Garros 2020

The clay courts are back in action and Emirates is back in the game at Roland-Garros 2020 as the Official Airline and Premium Partner of the Paris tournament. Roland-Garros is the premier clay court event in the world of tennis and Emirates looks forward to be #BackIntheGame and...
Posted On 30 Sep 2020
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CA Sri Lanka’s 41st National Conference navigating through shattered norms embracing ‘Abnormal’

While staking claim to becoming the biggest challenge since World War II, the ripple effect of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic has reverberated through every corner of the globe, including Sri Lanka resulting first in a health emergency followed by an economic crisis...
Posted On 30 Sep 2020
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Hemas Hospitals spotlights healthcare worker safety as critical to patient safety

Sri Lanka’s most reputed private healthcare institution Hemas Hospitals reasserts its deep commitment to providing safe access to healthcare this World Patient Safety Day. With about 14% of the Covid-19 cases reported to the World Health Organization (WHO) being among health...
Posted On 30 Sep 2020
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Huawei: Creating New Value with Synergy Across Five Tech Domains

HUAWEI CONNECT 2020 opened was held recently in Shanghai. HUAWEI CONNECT is an annual flagship event hosted by Huawei for the global ICT industry. It is a platform where Huawei discloses its major strategies. In 2016, Huawei envisioned an intelligent world and called upon its...
Posted On 30 Sep 2020
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INSEE Cement Sri Lanka Names Gustavo Navarro as New CEO

INSEE Cement, appointed Gustavo Navarro as Chief Executive Officer of its Sri Lankan operation with effect from 01st September 2020. The appointment follows the relinquishment of CEO duties by Nandana Ekanayake who successfully navigated the company through 3.5 years of...
Posted On 30 Sep 2020
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Oracle Enables Customers to build Business Resilience

Updates to Oracle SaaS solutions to help customers to thrive in new normal   REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. — Extending its lead in the cloud ERP market, Oracle today announced updates to Oracle Fusion Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Oracle Fusion Cloud Enterprise...
Posted On 30 Sep 2020

Abans PLC to divest stake in Abans Finance PLC to Softlogic Capital PLC

In meeting the aspirations of the Government of Sri Lanka and the Central Bank of Sri Lanka to develop a stronger financial system, Abans PLC, the controlling shareholder of Abans Finance PLC, will be selling its stake in the finance company to Softlogic Capital PLC, the holding...
Posted On 30 Sep 2020
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Dementia & accidental falls: major causes of disability among the elderly

By Dr. Dilhar Samaraweera It is hard to overstate the impact that COVID has had across our society and communities. The ongoing pandemic has brought to light the gravity of numerous other secondary chronic medical conditions and gaps in healthcare; in particular our care of the...
Posted On 30 Sep 2020