Markets and Financial

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Aden Wong of Drewry Maritime to Speak at the 2018 WISTA AGM and 4th Year Anniversary Celebrations

The Sri Lankan arm of the Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) will hold its AGM and annual Conference on the 13th of July at the Jubilee Ballroom, Galle Face Hotel. This year’s event will focus on achieving Sri Lanka’s potential, being the maritime...
Posted On 08 Jul 2018
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Mobitel partners THURU’s intriguing digital reforestation innovation startup

Glimpsing joint synergies and strong potential for collaboration, Mobitel is poised to work together with THURU, one of the 10 finalists of the Season 2 of Kotiyak Vatina Adahasak, Sri Lanka’s first-ever innovation and entrepreneurship based tech reality TV show powered by...
Posted On 08 Jul 2018
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The Hirdaramani Group Demonstrates Responsibility in the Fashion Industry

The Hirdaramani Group one of the key advocates at this week’s Responsible Fashion Summit, once again actively reinforced its credentials as one of the country’s most environmentally responsible companies through its renewed support of the Hiniduma Bio Link project. For the second...
Posted On 08 Jul 2018
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Commercial Bank announces appointments of new MD and COO

S. Renganathan succeeds retiring Jegan Durairatnam; Sanath Manatunge takes his place in smooth succession at the top The Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC has announced the appointments of Messrs Sivakrishnarajah Renganathan and Sanath Manatunge, two career bankers who have served...
Posted On 08 Jul 2018

TRAVEL AND TOURISM

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Mihin Lanka recommences flights to Malé in the Maldives

Mihin Lankawillrecommence flight operations to Malé in the Maldivesfrom 12November 2015 onwards.Mihin Lanka has added Malé to its route network, to help foster stronger trade and cultural ties between Sri Lanka and the Maldivesand provide greater connectivity throughout the...
Posted On 12 Nov 2015
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Mihin Lanka flies venerated monks to Kolkata for a religious tour

Mihin Lanka recently flew a group of venerated Buddhist monks to Kolkata for a religious tour of the city. India is a country that has a rich Buddhist heritage and the tour included visits to sacred places of worship such as Bodh Gaya and the temples of central India.  Renowned...
Posted On 12 Nov 2015
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Emirates signs US$16 billion engine services deal with GE Aviation for airline’s GE9X-powered Boeing 777X fleet

Emirates also signs second services contract with GE Aviation for its existing 777 fleet for further 12 years, valued at US$36 million Emirates has signed a US$16 billion OnPoint solution agreement with GE Aviation for the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) of the GE9X...
Posted On 12 Nov 2015
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A gastronomic appreciation of France at the Galle Face Hotel

To leverage its reputation as Colombo’s Grande Dame and transform the city’s dining and entertainment scene, distinctive concepts and renowned food offerings turn the hotel’s dining outlets into destinations in their own right. With strong emphasis on retaining the authenticity...
Posted On 10 Nov 2015
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Technology

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Dell Technologies Sri Lanka honors top channel performers at annual Partner Awards

A total of 37 accolades were awarded to partners from both Sri Lanka and the Maldives at a ceremony recognizing the strong partner ecosystem and contribution to Dell Technologies’ growth and success in these markets Special guest speaker, Dilantha Malagamuwa, the Sri Lankan...
Posted On 24 Apr 2019