Markets and Financial


ComBank named Most Valuable Private Bank brand in Sri Lanka

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has been named the most valuable private bank brand in Sri Lanka in 2019 in the 16th edition of the Brand Finance rankings of the country’s most valuable brands. The only private bank among the five most valuable consumer brands in the country,...
Posted On 11 May 2019

Softlogic Restaurants ranked among Asia’s Best Workplaces in 2019 list

Softlogic Restaurants Pvt Ltd., part of the Softlogic group of companies, and the Master Franchisee in Sri Lanka for global brands Burger King, Baskin-Robbins and Délifrance, has been ranked among the Best Workplaces in Asia 2019 in the Small & Medium Category by Great Place...
Posted On 09 May 2019

DFCC’s Rights Issue Concluded

DFCC Bank concluded its Rights Issue with subscriptions reaching over 43% of the total LKR 7.6 Billion on offer. This Rights Issue was the culmination of DFCC’s capital raising programme for this year and came on the heels of a LKR 10 Billion debenture issue, which was...
Posted On 09 May 2019

Sampath Bank wins 3 awards at Infosys Finacle Client Innovation Awards 2019

Sampath Bank PLC’s constant drive to innovate was recognized once again when it picked up 3 awards at the Infosys Finacle Client Innovation Awards 2019held in India recently. Three revolutionary products of Sampath Bank, namely Slip-less Banking, iGift mobile app, and Digital...
Posted On 09 May 2019



Capital TRUST acquires Taxiyak and launches Taxiya

Enters the taxi hailing app market to become a leading Sri Lankan mobility provider Capital TRUST Mobility Solutions (Pvt) Ltd, a subsidiary of Capital TRUST Holdings Limited is launching Taxiya, a mobile taxi hailing service. Focusing on safety, reliability, customer convenience...
Posted On 09 Apr 2019

Bocuse d’Or Sri Lanka 2019 Kicks Off with Master-Class Featuring Michelin-Starred Chef

Bocuse d’Or Sri Lanka’s selection of candidates for the culinary world’s most prestigious competition began on the 1st of April with a master class featuring Michelin-starred Chef Roland Debuyst. The event was held at the Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism and Hospitality Management...
Posted On 04 Apr 2019

Emirates wins Best First Class at 2019 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice® awards for Airlines

Emirates also awarded Best Regional Business Class Middle East, Best First Class Middle East and Travelers’ Choice Major Airline Middle East Emirates has been awarded Best First Class in the world at the 2019 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice® awards for Airlines. The airline...
Posted On 03 Apr 2019

Freshness guaranteed by Cathay Pacific

Cathay Pacific Services Limited recognised for perishables handling; world’s first to receive IATA CEIV Fresh certification Cathay Pacific congratulates Cathay Pacific Services Limited (CPSL), its wholly-owned subsidiary, on becoming one of the first organisations to be awarded...
Posted On 30 Mar 2019



SLT partners with Prime Land Residencies (Pvt) Ltd. to power 10 apartment complexes with SLT’s superior fibre connectivity.

Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), the leading telecommunication service provider in the country, entered into a partnership with Prime Lands Residencies (Pvt.) Ltd., the trusted partner in housing industry in Sri Lanka to power 10 condominium project with 740 units with SLT Smartline and...
Posted On 13 May 2019