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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
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Fashion Bug awards Roo Siththam 2017 winners

65,000 entries received, over 500 young artists gifted The award ceremony of Roo Siththam, the annual all island art competition organized by Sri Lanka’s leading fashion destination, Fashion Bug, was held recently in two stages; Colombo and Kandy. Over 500 children were gifted...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017
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SLIM holds Certification Ceremony 2017 in a splendid manner

Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) held its Certification Ceremony recently to recognize and award students who have successfully completed the SLIM programmes; Preliminary Certificate in Marketing (PCM), Certificate in Pharmaceutical Marketing (Pharma) and Certificate in...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017
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Hemas Hospitals Thalawathugoda launches ‘Hemas Diabetes Clinic’

Hemas Hospitals Thalawathugoda recently launched ‘Hemas Diabetes Clinic’ – a special clinic to diagnose and treat patients with diabetes and other diabetic-related ailments, as well as raise awareness about the rising non-communicable disease among Sri Lankans. According to...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017
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The Best Bavarian Wares at Oktoberfest at the Edge

Colombo’s favourite entertainment hub Waters Edge will be the home for Oktoberfest at the Edge from the 26th – 29th of October 2017. The revelries will commence from 6pm onwards on the 26th & 27th and 12 noon onwards on the 28th & 29th. In true Oktoberfest grandeur a...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017
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Vista Rooms partners with handy to empower hotels with free smartphones, including unlimited data and calling for guests

Vista Rooms, South Asia’s largest chain of affordable stays, has partnered with handy to provide its network of hotels with free smartphones, allowing guests to enjoy unlimited international calls and data and access to local guides whereas hoteliers have an opportunity to upsell...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017
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Nawaloka Construction Achieves another Milestone in Sri Lankan Construction Industry for ITC 1 Colombo 1

A forerunner in Sri Lanka’s construction industry, Nawaloka Construction Company (Private) Limited, recently completed the massive concrete pouring project at ITC 1 Colombo 1. Contracted through Larsen and Toubro Limited, India, Nawaloka Construction is the contractor for the...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017
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IIT Offers Internship Opportunities at Multinational and Local Blue-Chip Companies

Informatics Institute of Technology (IIT), the pioneer in providing globally renowned British higher education in Sri Lanka since 1990, is offering a unique opportunity for its undergraduate students to gain invaluable professional exposure at multinational and local blue-chip...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017