Markets and Financial

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Pelwatte Dairy Expands Distribution of 100% Locally Produced Milk Powder

Sri Lanka’s 100% local dairy product manufacturer, Pelwatte Dairy Industries recently expanded its distribution of milk powder to a wider customer segment in many parts of the country. These areas include Anuradhapura, Hambanthota and Mahiyanganya. Produced from 100% locally...
Posted On 02 Oct 2017
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Vista Rooms continues expanding in Sri Lanka, on path to 1000 properties by 2018

Vista Rooms, South Asia’s largest chain of affordable stays, is on track to onboard 1000 properties with over 10,000 rooms by the end of 2018. With the country experiencing a growth of 14% vis-a-vis last year in tourist arrivals and India accounting for 17.4% of these 2 million...
Posted On 30 Sep 2017
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Sadaharitha’s thriving export business relocates to Maharagama

Sadaharitha Plantations re-located its thriving export business, Sadaharitha Agri Farms & Exporters (Pvt) Ltd (SAFE) to a more convenient location in Maharagama recently, demonstrating that diversifying has strengthened the business and brings much needed foreign exchange...
Posted On 30 Sep 2017
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Huawei Rises to Number 70 on Interbrand’s Best Global Brands 2017 Rankings

Huawei rises to No.70 on the Best Global Brands 2017 Rankings of Interbrand, a global brand consultancy who has lately released its brand ranking report for this year. Huawei sees its brand value grow by 14% compared to that of last year, reaching USD $ 6,676 million. It is among...
Posted On 29 Sep 2017

TRAVEL AND TOURISM

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Oman Air Hosts Major Gulf Flight Safety Council Meeting In Muscat

Oman Air has hosted a major meeting of the (GFSC) which was held at the Golden Tulip Hotel, Muscat The event was well-attended by representatives from the Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA), the Royal Oman Police, the Royal Air Force of Oman and Oman Airports Management...
Posted On 07 May 2015
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ETIHAD AIRWAYS WINS THREE COVETED WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS INCLUDING MIDDLE EAST’S LEADING AIRLINE

For the ninth consecutive year, Etihad Airways has been named The Middle East’s Leading Airline at the World Travel Awards Middle East. The prestigious gala ceremony was held last night at the Four Seasons Resort in Dubai. In addition to the coveted accolade, Etihad Airways also...
Posted On 07 May 2015
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Emirates Sweeps Four Titles at the Business Traveller Awards

Emirates’ innovation, investments in product, and customer service were recognised last night with an array of accolades at the ‎Business Traveller Middle East 2015 Awards. At the ceremony attended by over 350 industry executives, Emirates was crowned “Best Air...
Posted On 05 May 2015
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Fly Mihin Lanka to Kolkata, the City of Joy

Exotic India is one of the top emerging countries in the world and is set to become the fastest growing major economy in 2015. It is also forecasted to be the second highest in the world in 2023 in terms of GDP. Kolkata (Calcutta), the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal...
Posted On 01 May 2015
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Technology

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IIT nurtures entrepreneurship spirit of Lankan undergraduates through CodeSprint 3.0

Informatics Institute of Technology (IIT), the pioneer in British higher education in Sri Lanka, successfully organised the third edition of their annual Inter-University coding event – CodeSprint 3.0. This year the event was completely revamped into a 3-month long Young...
Posted On 20 May 2018