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‘Talkative Parents’ digitally bridges the communication gap between schools and parents

Leading Technology solutions provider Yara Technologies has officially launched ‘Talkative Parents’, a digital platform which connects educational institutes such as schools and pre-schools with parents. The official launch underpins the next wave of digital transformation in Sri...
Posted On 25 Mar 2020
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Six Steps for Securing Your Work from Home

By Rajesh Maurya, Regional Vice President, India & SAARC, Fortinet. Transitioning administrative staff, technical support teams, HR, marketing departments, and other workers who traditionally work from a physical office – along with access to their data and networked...
Posted On 25 Mar 2020

Market Holidays from 25th to 27th March 2020

In view of the extension of the ongoing curfew in the districts of Colombo, Gampaha and Puttalam, the Colombo Stock Exchange has declared the period from 25th to 27th March 2020 as market holidays. Accordingly, the market will be closed from 25th to 27th March 2020.
Posted On 25 Mar 2020

Being a responsible youth during Covid – 19: initiating the elderly into the digital world

Covid – 19 is spreading, and there is no cure to be seen in the foreseeable future. The global pandemic has shown to be mostly affecting the elderly, a mutual trend shared by all the countries affected by it. China reported approximately 53% of infected cases who were 50 years...
Posted On 25 Mar 2020

Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation share clinical experience from frontline medical workers to global medical institutions

The Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation are sharing some key lessons and experience from doctors and other medical administrators and staff at the First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine (FAHZU), who were at the frontline of COVID-19 treatment in...
Posted On 25 Mar 2020
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“Online Shopping to Thrive Under Huawei AppGallery’’, Kavan Marambe – Daraz

Online shopping has become a global trend and an integral part of many people’s lives. Both sellers and customers have identified it to be very convenient, as it provides the luxury of ordering items to one’s doorstep and running an e-commerce store at home. Online shopping has...
Posted On 24 Mar 2020
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Pannipitiya Private Hospital offers 20% discounts on all health checks

Taking into account the situation in the country with the spread of coronavirus or COVID19, Pannipitiya Private Hospital has decided to offer a 20% discount on all its health medical check packages. The hospital has made this special offer taking into account the special emphasis...
Posted On 24 Mar 2020

Safeguarding National Food Security in the Face of COVID-19

Prima Ceylon (Private) Limited (PCL) is a primary producer and supplier of wheat flour in the country. In the backdrop of the escalating COVID-19 Corona virus pandemic in the world, the company reassures the public and the government of Sri Lanka that it is fully prepared to...
Posted On 24 Mar 2020
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HUTCH supports the Government in Encouraging Work from Home introducing a number of Special Initiatives

The Government has recognized the importance of isolating the population to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus by driving Work from Home initiatives. In a special statement made today Hutch is pleased to announce that it has joined in supporting the Government’s efforts by...
Posted On 23 Mar 2020

Understanding Market Halts

Halting trading of the market due to an extreme decline in a particular index during the day, as a result of the share prices falling rapidly, is a measure that is implemented by stock markets around the world. Trading Halts triggered by circuit breakers, were a common occurrence...
Posted On 23 Mar 2020
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The Emirates Group’s business response to COVID-19

  ·         Emirates retains cargo operations, but temporarily suspends most passenger operations by 25 March ·         dnata significantly reduces operations, including temporary closure of operations at some international locations where demand is low ·         Group implements...
Posted On 23 Mar 2020

Market Holidays On 23rd and 24th March 2020

In view of the extension of the ongoing curfew in the districts of Colombo, Gampaha and Puttalam, the Colombo Stock Exchange has declared 23rd and 24th March 2020 as market holidays.   Accordingly, the market will be closed on 23rd & 24th March 2020.
Posted On 23 Mar 2020