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Compassionate Care at Durdans Hospital for Health Conditions Caused by Tobacco Use

Currently in Sri Lanka, 2.1 million people smoke and 12,351 people die annually from smoking which is about 10% of all deaths. Cardiovascular diseases are the most common way of death from tobacco (53%) especially in young (most people start smoking early and the mean age of...
Posted On 18 Jun 2019
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Voices on Resilience – Tools for building a better future

IYAP’s Peace Ambassador Leadership Program (PALP), supported by the Active citizen, British Council Sri Lanka, conducted a Stakeholder Consultation for Community Resilience program amongst religious leaders, dignitaries, parents and our members in Galle to address the issues...
Posted On 18 Jun 2019
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Samsung Electronics Remains Top Brand in Asia for Eighth Consecutive Year

Samsung Electronics has been named the best brand in Asia in 2019 for the eighth year in a row, according to results from ‘Asia’s Top 1000 Brands’ annual online survey conducted by Campaign Asia-Pacific in collaboration with Nielsen. The ranking – which aggregates views from...
Posted On 18 Jun 2019
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ComBank expands its co-branded Loyalty Debit Card programme with JAT Holdings

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon Plc, Sri Lanka’s market leader in Credit and Debit Card cumulative point-of-sale usage, has extended the reach of its hybrid card functionality by partnering with JAT Holdings to introduce a loyalty debit card programme for the latter’s SAYERLACK...
Posted On 18 Jun 2019
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Crysbro outgrower links grant poultry farmers greater benefit, reduced risk

For cherished Sri Lankan chicken producer Crysbro, the concept of doing good business no longer solely revolves around delivering a product which can be used as a vehicle to drive profit. After 47 years, the company, which is locally renowned for the high quality of its chicken,...
Posted On 18 Jun 2019
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INSEE Cement pledges to rebuild and restore three churches damaged by Easter terror attack

INSEE Cement, Sri Lanka’s premier producer of cement that has constructed over a third of the nation’s homes has always been dedicated to building the nation.  As the nation reeled from the catastrophic destruction of lives and churches after the Easter Sunday bombing, INSEE...
Posted On 18 Jun 2019

HRP concludes high-level seminar on People Leaders’ role in a National Crisis

  Keynote address delivered by Sri Lanka Army Commander, Lt. General Mahesh Senanayake National security and national economy utmost priority moving forward HR professionals must focus on implementation of best practices around security Sri Lankan Human Resource Professionals...
Posted On 18 Jun 2019
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HNB partners with IFS to issue exclusive co-branded credit cards

Sri Lanka’s leading private sector bank, HNB PLC partnered with multinational enterprise software company IFS Sri Lanka to issue co-branded Visa Credit Cards which are anchored to a slew of exclusive incentives and benefits to its clientele and staff. The partnership which was...
Posted On 18 Jun 2019
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Emirates’ First Class suite makes its debut in Durban

Emirates has introduced its First-Class cabin in Durban, in conjunction with the airline’s seasonal frequency increase of four additional flights a week, bringing the airline’s award-winning, luxury travel experience to the coastal South African city. During the seasonal increase...
Posted On 18 Jun 2019
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24/7 access to free doctor consultations from oDoc for AIA policyholders

AIA Insurance Lanka, the leader in pensions, life and health insurance, has partnered, Sri Lanka’s leading telemedicine provider, oDoc, to deliver unlimited doctor consultations to AIA policyholders and their family members. A first in the insurance industry in Sri Lanka, this...
Posted On 18 Jun 2019
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Business Tycoon Li Ka-Shing opens first Buddhist Art Museum in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Business tycoon and philanthropist Li Ka-Shing, Former Chairman of CK Hutchison Holdings, which is the primary shareholder of Hutchison Telecommunications Lanka (HTLL), recently opened a multi-million dollar Buddhist Art Museum in Hong Kong. The Museum sits in the  Tsz...
Posted On 18 Jun 2019
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Teejay backs Moratuwa Uni. Graduation Fashion Show for 7th year to foster Lankan design talent

Twenty apparel collections created by final year fashion design students of the University of Moratuwa (UoM) illuminated the catwalk with fascinating styles, at a spectacular event sponsored by Teejay Lanka PLC, Sri Lanka’s only multinational textile mill. The occasion was the...
Posted On 18 Jun 2019