François Lançon, Senior Vice President, Oracle Asia Pacific

Businesses in Sri Lanka and indeed across the region are both optimistic and cautious about the future. Exciting regional growth including China’s ambitious Belt and Road initiative is unlocking new opportunities for Asia Pacific companies, and yet there are challenges as well....
Posted On 12 May 2018

Threadsol to launch Intellocut V2 for Sri Lankan apparel industry

ThreadSol, the technology leader in material management solutions for the apparel industry has announced the launch of their flagship product IntelloCut, Version 2.0 for Sri Lanka. It will be available for live demonstration at the Apparel Industry Suppliers Exhibition, running...
Posted On 11 May 2018

Cyber Illusions marks its sixth year of creativity and innovation

Live experience designer and consultant Cyber Illusions has marked its sixth year of creativity and innovation, in 2018, with the delivery of Oman’s largest projection mapping project to date. Driven by the idea of integrating design and technology, Cyber Illusions combines...
Posted On 03 Feb 2018

Avian Technologies hosts partner enablement event for Veritas

Avian Technologies (Pvt) Ltd, a leading provider of total unified threat management and secure content management solutions for the past 11 years, recently hosted a partner enablement event for Veritas Technologies at the Earl’s Court of Cinnamon Lakeside. The event was the first...
Posted On 25 Jan 2018

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