John Keells X Open Innovation Challenge winners enter 6 month accelerator programme

John Keells Holdings PLC announced the six winners of its second John Keells X Open Innovation Challenge at a Pitch Day recently. The winners advance to the JKX six month Accelerator Programme, which will allow them to tap into a wealth of JKH resources including seed funding,...
Posted On 28 Nov 2017

Emirates brings in a step change in 3D printing for aircraft parts

Emirates has announced that it has used cutting-edge 3D printing technology to manufacture components for its aircraft cabins. The airline has reached a significant milestone in innovation by using Selective Laser Sintering (SLS), a new and innovative 3D printing technique to...
Posted On 23 Nov 2017

CSE to conduct a full day of trading from the Disaster Recovery site

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) is to conduct a planned full day of trading from the Disaster Recovery site using ATS Version 7 Disaster Recovery Solution on Friday 17th November 2017. The exercise will be an industry wide activity with the participation of all stakeholders, to...
Posted On 17 Nov 2017

Re-mastered Aeron 2 unveiled.

The re-mastered version of the most famous and best-selling office chair in the world, Aeron 2.0 was unveiled in Colombo recently. Initially launched in 1994 by Herman Miller, the master piece was designed by Bill Stumpf and Don Chadwick combining deep knowledge of human...
Posted On 06 Nov 2017

D.P. Jayasinghe unveils Sri Lanka’s first-ever 3000mm diameter drilling rig

Game-changing innovation set to revolutionise the construction industry D.P. Jayasinghe Piling Co. (Pvt) Limited, one of the leading companies in the field of construction, and piling in Sri Lanka, unveiled a game changing innovation for the local construction industrywith the...
Posted On 05 Nov 2017

Lanka Network Operator’s Group (LKNOG) Launched as a Community-based Initiative

The Lanka Network Operator’s Group or LKNOG ( was launched on Friday 20th October 2017 at the Galle Face Hotel, Colombo with the participation of over 100 network operations professionals representing Internet Service Providers (ISPs), Telecommunication service...
Posted On 25 Oct 2017

Huawei Partners with TÜV Rheinland for Certification of Super Charge Technology

Huawei Consumer Business Group today announced its cooperation with TÜV Rheinland to certify Huawei’s Super Charge technology. Certification will mark the first time an end-to-end fast-charging technology has successfully completed the rigorous tests set forth by the...
Posted On 07 Sep 2017

UTE joins hands with ‘Construct Exhibition 2017’ as Main Partner for Construction Machinery Equipment

- Showcases latest trends in construction machinery- United Tractor & Equipment (Pvt) Limited (UTE), Sri Lanka’s leading engineering solution’s company has announced their engagement as the Main Partner for Construction Machinery Equipment for the upcoming ‘Construct...
Posted On 22 Aug 2017

Altair installs MUPRO designed German engineered fire fighting pipe support technology

MUPRO is a 50 year old engineering solutions company which has been selected to provide World class fire fighting pipe supports system, to the prestigious South Asia’s iconic residential skyscraper Altair in Colombo, Sri Lanka and will have country’s best ecosystem to control...
Posted On 10 Aug 2017

Tech One Sanje honored as Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award for Sri Lanka at Microsoft Inspire

Tech One Sanje recently attended the Microsoft Inspire event which was represented by CEO, Lars Jeppesen along with Director, Thariq Sanoon representing the country partner of the year, Sri Lanka. Winning 2017 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award for Sri Lanka, Tech One...
Posted On 06 Aug 2017

BoardPAC renews ISO 27001 information security certification for third year

BoardPAC, the Sri Lanka developed software solution that enables paperless board and senior management committee meetings has announced the renewal of its ISO/IEC 27001:2013 information security certification for the third consecutive year since 2014. The ISO 27001:2013...
Posted On 05 Aug 2017

SAP Demonstrates Power of Digital Transformation to Sri Lanka’s Businesses

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) organized ‘Digital Transformation Forum’ and ‘Design Thinking Workshop’ for Sri Lanka’s leading corporates in Colombo this week, respectively showcasing the power of SAP solutions including SAP S/4HANA and introducing the philosophy of Design Thinking. In...
Posted On 05 Aug 2017