Markets and Financial

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ComBank enables Dynamic Currency Conversion at ATMs for foreign Visa Cards

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has extended its ‘Dynamic Currency Conversion’ (DCC) feature to foreign Visa card holders using the Bank’s ATMs in Sri Lanka, enhancing transparency in the cash withdrawal process for travellers. Commercial Bank is the only bank to offer this service...
Posted On 31 Oct 2019
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Janaka Kumarasinghe Launches First Ever Cartoon Book on HR

A unique initiative to create awareness and interest on human resource management through cartoons was launched by Janaka Kumarasinghe – Executive Director, Kent Ridge (Pvt) Ltd and senior HR Professional, Company Director and Past President of CIPM Sri Lanka. The...
Posted On 31 Oct 2019
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AIA shines at the Life Insurance Industry Sales Awards

AIA Insurance is proud to congratulate its Wealth Planners that won awards at the Insurance Competition 2018, organized by the Insurance Association of Sri Lanka (IASL) and were recognized at the 10th NAFLIA (National Forum for Life Insurance Advisors). Having won Gold Awards in...
Posted On 31 Oct 2019
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SLASSCOM to host SLASSCOM AI ASIA Summit 2019

The Sri Lanka Association for Software and Services Companies (SLASSCOM) will be hosting‘’ SLASSCOM AI ASIA Summit 2019’’ for the second consecutive year. The summit will be held on6thNovember 2019 from 8.30 am to 5.30pm at the Shangri-La, Colombo. Following a highly successful...
Posted On 30 Oct 2019

TRAVEL AND TOURISM

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Emirates welcomes 100th A380 to its fleet

  Celebrates milestone delivery in Hamburg, reaffirms commitment to A380 programme Emirates chairman highlights positive impact of Emirates’ A380 operations on aerospace manufacturing, aviation industries and consumer experience Emirates has celebrated the milestone delivery of...
Posted On 06 Nov 2017
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NCW Holdings of Australia Commences its Sri Lankan Operations.

Addressing the media representatives who participated in the ceremonial Launch of the Sri Lankan operations of NCW Holdings- the prestigious Australian specialists in Facility Management Services – Mr.Naveen Wijewickrama, Managing Director,NCW Holdings stated that, he was happy...
Posted On 03 Nov 2017
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Emirates’ Algiers Service to become Daily

Emirates, the world’s best airline according to TripAdvisor 2017, will be adding an extra flight to its service between Dubai and Algiers, making it a daily service from 13th December 2017. The launch of the additional flight will complement Emirates’ current six flights a week,...
Posted On 03 Nov 2017
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Oman Air Unleashes Amazing Global Sale to celebrate Oman’s 47th National Day

Oman Air is delighted to announce a Grand Global Sale to coincide with and to celebrate the 47thNational Day of the Sultanate of Oman. The Grand Global Sale offers discounts upto 47% in both Premium and Economy cabins applicable for the entire Oman Air network. The sale is valid...
Posted On 03 Nov 2017

Technology

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Best Practices for Maintaining Cybersecurity for Your New Remote Workforce

By Mary Jo Schrade, Assistant General Counsel, Regional Lead, Microsoft Digital Crimes Unit Asia With the widespread threat of COVID-19 around the world, many employees are now working from home and organizations are rushing to embrace technology to allow remote collaboration....
Posted On 05 Apr 2020