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PORTS AUTHORITY: JCT TRANSSHIPMENT VOLUMES INCREASE BY 23.3%

The state owned Jaya Container Terminal (JCT) of Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA), witnessed the highest growth of 23.3% in transshipment container throughput for the first nine months (from January to September) in 2018 as against the corresponding period in 2017. During the...
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Unilever Bags Gold at Presidential Environment Awards 2018

Unilever Sri Lanka’s Ceytea Factory was recognized for its contribution towards environmental conservation with a Gold Trophy in the Food and Beverages Industries category at the Presidential Environment Awards 2018. Located in Agarapathana, the Ceytea Factory is globally the...
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Lotus takes over Zyrex, makes greener Sri Lanka a reality ‘All Lotus projects are CSR’

Lotus Renewables, a subsidiary of the G&G group of companies, Singapore has announced its planned acquisition of Zyrex, a mini hydro power generating company, close on the heels of the purchase of Browns Hydro Power last year. Focusing on alternative green power sources,...
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ComBank Dotcom sponsors Schools’ Basketball Championship

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon recently sponsored the Paparé Interschool Basketball Championship conducted by ThePapare.com, Sri Lanka’s no. 1 sports hub. The Boys’ final was won by Maris Stella College, Negombo, beating S. Thomas’ College, Mt. Lavinia while St. Joseph’s Girls’...
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Emirates’ Game Changer First Class Suite to debut on Vienna route

Emirates’ latest Boeing 777-300ER aircraft fitted with the ‘Game Changer’ First Class product will operate between Dubai and Vienna on a daily basis from 1 December 2018. Austria will be one of the first few countries in the world to be served by Emirates’ Boeing 777...
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World-Renowned Paintbrush and Roller brand Harris® to be represented by JAT Holdings

With effect from 1st September 2018, the No.1 paintbrush manufacturer in the United Kingdom, L.G Harris & Co. Ltd has appointed JAT Holdings (Pvt) Ltd. as exclusive manufacturer, distributor and marketer in Sri Lanka for its range of Harris® branded paintbrushes, rollers and...
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Pathway to Membership of CA ANZ available for Members of CA Sri Lanka

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) and the Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand (CA ANZ) signed a landmark agreement on Thursday, 08th November 2018 to strengthen the scope of CA Sri Lanka members. The agreement was signed by CA Sri...
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7th DSI Premier Showroom opens at CCC

A leading retail network, D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd celebrated the opening of a brand new DSI Premier Showroom at the Colombo City Centre on the 2nd of November 2018. The showroom located at No. 137, Sir James Peiris Mawatha, Colombo is the 7th DSI Premier Showroom in the...
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Singer Sri Lanka launches all-new Singer Epic AI TV Range with Google Android

Singer (Sri Lanka) PLC, the country’s premier consumer durables retailer, has expanded its range of TVs with the introduction of its future TVs at a ceremonial event held at the Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo recently. During the colourful event, Singer launched the all-new Singer...
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Classics Take Centre Stage at British Car Day 2018 with Jaguar Land Rover and the Classic Car Club

Classic Car Club of Ceylon together with Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) celebrated the 4th edition of ‘British Car Day’ in partnership with HNB the banking partner. This year, the event began with a display of over 70 classical British cars manufactured from 1930’s to 1970’s at the JLR...
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Watch Schools Battle it out as ‘Brain Busters with SLIIT’ Quiz Programme Premieres on Television

‘Brain Busters with SLIIT’ is a novel Quiz programme conducted as a competition with the participation of school children from government, private and international schools will premiere via the TV1 Television  Chanel shortly. With the aim of engaging children whilst improving...
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40 years of creating careers – Mankind International Limited continues to redefine employment placement in Sri Lanka

Mankind International Limited, one of Sri Lanka’s leaders and pioneers in employment placement celebrates 40 years in operation this year. Better known as Maritime Placements Ltd or Maritime International Ltd, a brand name which created many a career in the past four decades, the...
Posted On 12 Nov 2018