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Hemas’ Piyawara enriches lives of underprivileged children with three more Pre-Schools to national network

The Hemas’ chain of Piyawara pre-schools has, since its inception in 2002, enriched the lives of underprivileged children across Sri Lanka through a focused early childhood care and development (ECCD) programme.  Piyawara now has 44 such pre-schools across the country with over...
Posted On 17 Dec 2017
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Amãna Takaful celebrates World Fisheries Day by highlighting the benefits of ‘Samudra Shakthi’

Amãna Takaful (ATL) recently celebrated World Fisheries Day, which fell on November 21st, by highlighting the benefits of its ‘Samudra Shakthi’ insurance cover for both small and large-scale fishermen and commercial fishing companies. ATL has a rich history that spans over 18...
Posted On 23 Nov 2017
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Eric Rajapakse Opticians Celebrates 100 Years of Improving Vision in Sri Lanka

Eric Rajapakse Opticians is celebrating 100 years, making history as one of the country’s oldest eye care brands in Sri Lanka. When Alfred Rajapakse started Colombo Optical company in 1917 there was just a handful of other optical companies in the country. Eric Rajapakse moved...
Posted On 23 Nov 2017
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ROTARY CLUB OF COLOMBO EAST AND SOUNDARIE DAVID PARTNER WITH SHANGRI-LA HOTEL, COLOMBO FOR TIMELESS CLASSICS, A CHARITY CONCERT

“Timeless Classics”, featuring the much loved Soundarie David and Shey Liyanage, is a concert to raise funds toward two of the Rotary Club of Colombo East’s anchor projects namely, Project BEAP—Accident and Emergency Trauma Unit Centre at the Teaching Hospital in Batticaloa, and...
Posted On 14 Nov 2017
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Allianz Lanka Alerts Road Users at Unprotected Railway Crossings

Sri Lanka is witnessing a steady rise in the number of accidents at unprotected railway crossings, with 256 casualties and 180 deaths related to accidents associated with railroads during this year alone. In a bid to protect the lives of fellow Sri Lankans, Allianz Lanka joined...
Posted On 06 Nov 2017
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Ansell Launches Rainforest Conservation Carbon Insetting Initiative in Sri LankaAnsell Launches Rainforest Conservation Carbon Insetting Initiative in Sri Lanka

Ansell, a global leader in protection solutions and the largest manufacturer of personal protective equipment in Sri Lanka, recently marked a major milestone in sustainable manufacturing and environmental stewardship. Partnering with The Carbon Consulting Company (CCC), S...
Posted On 05 Nov 2017
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Multilac Sri Lanka’s Only Lead Safe Paint Marks Prevention Week 2017

- Sole paint manufacturer to receive prestigious IPEN America certification-   Multilac, the nation’s heritage brand and the largest paint exporter, among the only top three global brands to archive lead safe paint certification from IPEN America, joined the global community to...
Posted On 05 Nov 2017

Operationalizing SDGs to Mitigate Future Disaster Risks – HNB supports Rain Water Harvesting Tanks in Aranayake Schools

Hatton National Bank partnered with the Sri Lanka Water Partnership (SLWP) to initiate a Sanitation, Sensitization, and Hygiene Programme for 10 schools in Aranayake, in the Kegalle District that were adversely affected by landslides last year. The programme was focused on...
Posted On 02 Nov 2017

Free medical camp to take place at Kirulapone Jummah Masjid on Sunday November 5th

The Trustees of the Kirulapone Jumma Masjid will be organizing a free medical camp in collaboration with the Kirulapone Police from 9am on Sunday 5 November 2017 at the Kirulapone Jumma Masjid at High Level Road Colombo 6. Open to members of all communities, the free medical camp...
Posted On 02 Nov 2017
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Together for Peace: One Youth One Nation

‘One Youth, One Nation phase 2’ is a Youth Peace Campaign organized by the International Youth Alliance for Peace (IYAP)for the 2nd consecutive year .The Sri Lankan youth is still negligent of the International Peace Day. Not only are they unaware of the exact date, they are also...
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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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