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Good Heart Good Health Screening Dedicated to You at Durdans Hospital

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in Sri Lanka. Heart disease includes stroke and other cardiovascular diseases, with coronary artery disease (CAD) being the most common. The increasing prevalence of sedentary lifestyles among individuals, along...
Posted On 28 Oct 2017
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HNB Grameen spearheads “A Safe Future for Children”

HNB Grameen Finance Limited in partnership with Sri Lanka Police launched a special campaign titled ‘A Safe Future for Children’ to combat child abuse through awareness-building.  The programme which is a series of workshops was initiated recently at the Weligama Town Hall...
Posted On 28 Oct 2017
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Extra baggage allowance from Emirates for travellers to Australia

Travellers from Colombo to Melbourne are eligible for an extra baggage allowance of 10kgs on outbound travel till end November 2017 courtesy of Emirates, a global connector of people, places and aspirations. Available on one-way or return tickets booked before 31st October, this...
Posted On 28 Oct 2017
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Samaposha Continues To Pave Way For School Football Success

Powers Under 14 Inter-School Football Tournament for 9th consecutive year The ‘Samaposha Under-14 Inter-school Football Championship 2017’ organised in collaboration with the Football Federation of Sri Lanka (FFSL) and Sri Lanka School Football Association (SSFA), kicked off...
Posted On 28 Oct 2017
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Lions of Colombo (Host) donate the ‘Gift of Life’ to over 2500 people in Tudugala, Sobithagama

Water scarcity is the lack of sufficient available water resources to meet water needs within a region. It affects every continent and around 2.8 billion people around the world at least one month out of every year. More than 1.2 billion people lack access to clean drinking...
Posted On 27 Oct 2017
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HNB Grameen Finance Limited appoints two new Directors

HNB Grameen Finance Limited recently appointed two Directors to their Board with the objective of further strengthening the company. The new appointees Mr. Rajive Dissanayake and Mr. Mahinda Perera are highly competent and resourceful members who have been handpicked to steer HNB...
Posted On 27 Oct 2017
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CICT highlights Colombo Port as a pivotal player in global trade at CILF

Makes presentation at 3rd Forum of 21st Century Maritime Silk Road and 6th Shenzhen International Port Chain Strategy Forum The pivotal role played by the Port of Colombo in global trade and its contribution towards the betterment of the South Asian region was the focus of a...
Posted On 27 Oct 2017
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Mastercard and Bank of Maldives Introduce Passport Card in Partnership with Maldives Immigration

His Excellency the Hon President of the Maldives Abdulla Yameen introduced the Mastercard Passport Card to the cabinet ministers at his office recently. Top cabinet ministers and department heads such as the Minister of Economic Development, Minister of Home Affairs, Minister of...
Posted On 27 Oct 2017

The LVL Energy Fund – A company at the forefront of Sri Lanka’s energy industry

A subsidiary of Lanka Ventures – a leading Sri Lankan venture capital company, the LVL Energy Fund is a limited liability company that invests in renewable and thermal power projects across Sri Lanka and beyond. With a diverse portfolio of energy projects spanning across Sri...
Posted On 27 Oct 2017
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COMBANK receives 18th Best Bank award from Global Finance

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon recently received the Global Finance award for Sri Lanka’s Best Bank in 2017 at an awards ceremony at the National Press Club in Washington DC during the IMF/World Bank Annual Meeting. This is the 18th year that Commercial Bank has won this...
Posted On 27 Oct 2017
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Publicis Groupe expands its presence to Sri Lanka by launching Saatchi and Saatchi

Saatchi & Saatchi will operate as part of the Leo Burnett Sri Lanka network, as both agencies are global members of Publicis Groupe Publicis Groupe, the world’s third largest communications company recently extended its presence to Sri Lanka by launching Saatchi &...
Posted On 27 Oct 2017
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Are we Nearly There Yet? Under 12s Bored 49 Minutes into Their Long-Haul Flight

Emirates reveals the secret to keeping your kids entertained on the plane with the Child Boredom Quotient   · Under 12s bored 49 minutes and 47 seconds into their long-haul journey · Top 3 worries for parents when travelling with their children on a plane include entertaining...
Posted On 27 Oct 2017