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CIM SL’s Inaugural Talking Point Programme for 2018 discusses Emerging Business Trends

The Chartered Institute of Marketing Sri Lanka hosted its inaugural Talking Point Programme for 2018 recently on a topical theme ‘Ten Emerging Trends that will shape business in 2018’. The thought-provoking session drew viewpoints from an eminent panel including experts in...
Posted On 18 Feb 2018
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Sunshine’s Healthguard improves wellness offerings for Sri Lankans through GNC

Taking the next step to make world-class wellness products readily available among Sri Lankans, country’s leading value-added Health & Beauty retail chain, Healthguard, will improve their offerings through world’s leading wellness brand GNC, adding a new range of...
Posted On 18 Feb 2018
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Hayleys posts strong nine-month topline growth, turnover up 37%YoY to 112.3 Bn

Strong top line performances across the Hayleys Group and the addition of recent strategic acquisitions  resulted in a 37% YoY increase in turnover upto Rs. 112.3 billion during the nine months to 31st December 2017 while gross profits expanded by 29% YoY up to Rs. 24 billion.  ...
Posted On 18 Feb 2018
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Amana Takaful expands its Branch Network

Amãna Takaful PLC (ATL) recently opened its doors in Nugegoda, Beruwela and relocated its Puttalam Office. The move not only increased but also strengthened the company’s geographic footprint in the Island. The CEO of ATL, Fazal Ghaffoor, expressing his views on these expansions...
Posted On 18 Feb 2018
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Serviced Office Spaces by GrandSpace – A Flexible and Timely Solution for an Increasing Demand

The latest entrant on the scene of professional workspaces, GrandSpace One (Pvt) Ltd, celebrated the opening of their very first set of serviced offices on the 8th of February 2018. GrandSpace offers set ups complete with office spaces, virtual space, meeting rooms, day office...
Posted On 18 Feb 2018
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Leo Burnett’s Murtaza A. Tajbhoy, the first Sri Lankan to win the IAA Champion Award

Murtaza A. Tajbhoy, Chief Strategy Officer of Leo Burnett Sri Lanka was awarded the IAA Champion Award. He is the first Sri Lankan to win this prestigious accolade. The International Advertising Association (IAA) selected Murtaza as one of five global leaders in the marketing...
Posted On 18 Feb 2018

Former Navantis CEO Gives Major Impetus to iTelaSoft

Grows the Team by Fivefold in Two Years One of Sri Lanka’s cutting-edge tech companies– iTelaSoft recently announced its second consecutive year of rapid growth following the entry of Indaka Raigama, the former Chief Executive Officer of Navantis as its CEO. Indaka Raigama has a...
Posted On 17 Feb 2018
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Kala Pola celebrates 25 years of street art mart in Sri Lanka

Silver Jubilee edition on Sunday 25 February 2018 The much-anticipated silver jubilee edition of Sri Lanka’s renowned open-air art fair – Kala Pola – unveils on Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha in Colombo 07, on Sunday, 25th February 2018 under the distinguished patronage of H.E....
Posted On 17 Feb 2018
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Softlogic Properties brings city dwellers its Everest Apartments

Softlogic Properties (Pvt) Ltd, a fully owned subsidiary of Softlogic Holdings PLC, brings city dwellers affordable luxury apartments in Colombo’s most prestigious residential area- De Fonseka Road, Colombo 4, featuring 25 well thought-out eco-friendly dwelling units on 6 floors,...
Posted On 17 Feb 2018
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Emirates firms up orders for 36 A380s worth US$ 16 billion

Agreement signed on the sidelines of the World Government Summit in Dubai reinforces strong aviation ties between the UAE and France Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, signed a contract for 20 additional A380 aircraft and 16 options, firming up the Memorandum of...
Posted On 17 Feb 2018
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THE CAULDRON reveals their secret ingredient

THE CAULDRON combines all good things to give Colombo a quintessential café experience. Since its founding this curated space has dished out delicacies that have gone on to become the city’s favourites. However, the founders of THE CAULDRON now reveal the secret ingredient of...
Posted On 17 Feb 2018

Microsoft study shows online abuse often comes from people’s own social circles

On Tuesday (6), Safer Internet Day 2018, Microsoft released its second annual Digital Civility Index (DCI) study based on a survey completed in June 2017 to gauge the attitudes and perceptions of teens (ages 13-17) and adults (ages 18-74) in 23 countries about the state of...
Posted On 17 Feb 2018