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NEWS RELEASE Hayleys Solar Opens New Experience Centres in Negombo and Kandy

Hayleys Solar, the renewable energy arm of Hayleys Fentons, has opened doors to two new Experience Centres in Negombo (669, Puttalam – Colombo Rd) and Kandy (No 465/A, William Gopallawa Mawatha) respectively, bringing their total to four across Sri Lanka. These new centres offer residents a one-stop shop to explore solar energy solutions. Hayleys Solar […]

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Unilever Sri Lanka, the Central Environmental Authority (CEA), and the Marine Environment Protection Authority (MEPA) enter into a partnership for a sustainable future

As part of its broader sustainability agenda, Unilever Sri Lanka remains committed to collecting +100% of the equivalent plastic it sells into the domestic market. A key enabler of this will be a public-private partnership between Unilever the CEA and the MEPA to clean and step up the health of the Kelani River which provides […]

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Sri Lanka to focus on Green Entrepreneurship  

The United Nations has recently applauded Sri Lanka’s efforts to restore and expand the island’s mangrove cover by over 50 percent. The country has been selected as one of the seven UN World Restoration Flagships for its pioneering efforts in mangrove restoration. Senior Advisor to the President on Climate Change, Ruwan Wijewardene, is actively preparing […]

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Clogard Unveils the Future of Oral Care with the Launch of Clogard Pro Clean Toothbrush for a Superior Brushing Experience

Clogard, a trusted name in oral care, is excited to unveil its latest innovation – the Clogard Pro Clean Toothbrush. This all-new, premium addition to the Clogard toothbrush family is designed to revolutionize oral care by Hemas Consumer Brands. The Pro Clean Toothbrush marks a significant step forward in oral hygiene. Crafted to offer so […]

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Hayleys Fentons Wins Merit Award at Best Management Practices Company Awards 2024

Hayleys Fentons Limited, Sri Lanka’s No.1 Solar EPC company and MEP contractor commemorates its first-ever Award at the recent “Best Management Practices Company Awards (BMPC) 2024”, recognising exceptional management practices. The Best Management Practices Company Awards are organised by the esteemed Institute of Chartered Professional Managers of Sri Lanka (CPM, Sri Lanka). “We are proud […]

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Classic Travel Honoured with Gold Award as No.1 Travel Agent at the Emirates Awards Night

Classic Travel, a leading IATA-accredited travel agent based in Sri Lanka and a member of the renowned Expolanka Group of Companies, has been awarded the prestigious Gold Award as the No.1 Travel Agent by Emirates. The coveted award was presented at the Emirates Awards Night, held at the Shangri-La Hotel, in recognition of Classic Travel’s […]

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Hemas Consumer Brands proud to be a part of UN Award-Winning restoration initiative

Hemas Consumer Brands is humbled to be among the coalition of partners whose work resulted in the recent honour, bestowed upon Sri Lanka with the prestigious UN Decade of Restoration flagship award for 2024. This accolade reflects the collective efforts made towards the restoration of mangroves. The company Proud to be a pioneer partner to […]

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Nissan launches The Arc business plan to drive value and enhance competitiveness and profitability

Nissan to strengthen product portfolio, advance electrification, introduce new ways of developing and manufacturing, and harness partnerships to achieve Ambition 2030 vision YOKOHAMA, Japan: Nissan Motor Co., Ltd, today launched The Arc, its new business plan to drive value and strengthen competitiveness. The plan is focused on a broad-based product offensive, increased electrification, new approaches […]

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DIMO Academy Celebrates 32nd Convocation Graduates Secure Overseas Job Opportunities

DIMO Academy, the educational arm of DIMO, recently hosted its 32nd convocation ceremony, recognizing the achievements of 50 graduates who completed the German Diploma in Automobile Mechatronics Program and Certificate course in Automobile Mechatronics. The ceremony highlighted the exceptional performance of three graduates who received gold, silver, and bronze medals for their outstanding academic accomplishments. […]

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2024 SUMMER SCHOOL FOR FEMALE LEADERSHIP IN THE DIGITAL AGE TO BE HELD IN WARSAW

Following the resounding success of the previous editions held in Portugal (2021), Czech Republic (2022) and Spain (2023), Huawei’s renowned European Leadership Academy is delighted to announce the fourth edition of the Summer School for Female Leadership in the Digital Age. Scheduled from 21 to 26 July 2024, the School will take place in Warsaw, Poland. The […]

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A Brand New AML-Compliance Toolkit: Made in Sri-Lanka, Powered By AI

Do you really Know Your Customer? Dossiers ensures that you do. Anagha Smrithi Bridging The Gap: The need to keep up with strict AML (anti-money-laundering) regulations is often challenging for financial institutions. Consistently steering clear of regulatory fines can become costly, demanding and time intensive. A new Sri-Lankan start-up called Dossiers recognizes this challenge and […]

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Neptune Recyclers and Elephant House Unite Forces to Combat Plastic Pollution and Foster Sustainable Practices

Neptune Recyclers, Sri Lanka’s leading enabler in recyclable waste management, and Elephant House, trading as Ceylon Cold Stores (CCS), have joined hands in a ground-breaking partnership to launch an eco-friendly recycling project aimed at reducing plastic pollution and fostering sustainable practices. This strategic alliance, established in September 2023, brings together Neptune Recyclers’ expertise in collecting, […]

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Industry Pioneers Launch the Level 4 Autonomous Networks Initiative at the Autonomous Networks Summit

TM Forum held the Autonomous Networks Summit during the Mobile World Congress (MWC). At the summit, industry leaders including George Glass, the CTO of TM Forum; Li Huidi, the Executive Vice President of China Mobile; Yang Chaobin, Huawei’s Board Member and President of ICT Products & Solutions; Juan Manuel Caro, Telefónica’s director of Autonomous Networks […]

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Raychem RPG achieves significant milestone to facilitate faster execution in electricity distribution projects

Raychem RPG, established in 1989, is a 50:50 joint venture between TE Connectivity, U.S.A., and RPG Enterprises, India. Raychem RPG is the imprint of a successful Indo-US bilateral relationship that has lasted for nearly four decades, the longest of its kind. Raychem RPG has added another significant feather to its already decorated portfolio, by completing […]

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Classic Wild Leads the Charge: Principal Sponsor for WNPS Small Cats Project

Classic Wild, the premier provider of immersive wildlife experiences, proudly announces its latest conservation initiative, the sponsorship of the “Small Cats Project” conducted by the Wildlife & Nature Protection Society (WNPS). With a mission to safeguard the Rusty-spotted Cat, Jungle Cat, and Fishing Cat, ensuing their overall commitment to preserving these elusive feline species and […]

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PEPSI® WELCOMES SUMMERS WITH A NEW CAMPAIGN AND A BRAND-NEW LOOK WITH JACQUELINE FERNANDEZ

Pepsi® unveils new summer campaign; recreates iconic international commercial with Jacqueline Fernandez, emphasizing the ‘Refreshing Pepsi, Bold New Look’ in Sri Lanka Pepsi®, the iconic beverage brand, is gearing up to embrace the summer season in Sri Lanka with its latest film starring the charismatic Jacqueline Fernandez. Aligned with the campaign positioning ‘Refreshing Pepsi, Bold […]

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Baby Cheramy Partners with Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians conducted a program educating Early Childhood Development Officers and introduced a booklet on Creating Safe Home for Children

Baby Cheramy, the premier and beloved baby brand from Hemas Consumer Brands, is dedicated to ensuring the safety of children nationwide. Taking yet another stride in this ongoing commitment, the Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians and Baby Cheramy have united their efforts to foster a secure environment for the children of our nation. A recent […]

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Hayleys Fentons Elevates Communication and Entertainment Experiences with cutting-edge Audio-Visual Integrations

Hayleys Fentons, a pillar of Sri Lanka’s engineering landscape for over a century, proudly announces its dynamic expansion into the Audio-Visual (AV) arena. Leveraging their established expertise in engineering services, Hayleys Fentons now serves as a one-stop shop for all security, communication, and engagement needs, from sleek boardrooms to captivating concert halls. Powered by top […]

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DIVA Felicitates Awardees of ‘DIVA Karathitku Valimai’ Entrepreneurial Skills Development Program in Jaffna

DIVA, a proud Sri Lankan laundry care brand with over 20 years of heritage, celebrated the victors of the ‘DIVA Karathitku Valimai’ (‘Diva Daathata Diriyak’) Entrepreneurial Skills Development Program in Jaffna on 19 February 2024. This initiative encompassed comprehensive training sessions centred around women’s entrepreneurship and skill enhancement. Post a thorough evaluation process, four highest […]

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Adani Green Energy operationalizes 1,000 MW (1 GW) of the 30,000 MW at the world’s largest Renewable Energy park

Plant will be entirely covered with waterless robotic module cleaning systems   Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL), one of the world’s leading renewable energy (RE) companies, has operationalized cumulative capacity of 1,000 MW solar energy at the world’s largest Renewable Energy (RE) park at Khavda, Gujarat, India. With this, AGEL has achieved operational capacity of […]

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Cleantech Announces Partnership with CodeGen International for Responsible E-Waste Disposal

Cleantech (Pvt) Ltd., Sri Lanka’s leading provider of integrated waste management solutions, recently announced their partnership with CodeGen International for the responsible disposal of electronic waste (e-waste) for companies Vega Innovations, Codegen, Elektrateq, and Voltmotive.  It reinforces Cleantech’s commitment to offering environmentally friendly solutions for the IT industry and its ongoing pursuit of a more […]

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Raja Jewellers Embraces Diversity and Inclusion this International Women’s Day

As International Women’s Day approaches, Raja Jewellers, a name synonymous with elegance and excellence in the world of jewellery, gears up for a celebration of empowerment, inclusion, and exquisite craftsmanship from the 7th to the 9th of March 2024. International Women’s Day holds significant importance both locally and globally, and Raja Jewellers is proud to […]

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Sri Lanka’s True Leader in Solar Power Hits 200 MWp and Launches the biggest CSR of the year

“Soorya Sathkara” An Initiative Empowering 200 Care Homes Hayleys Solar, the premier renewable energy arm of Hayleys Fentons, a subsidiary of the country’s leading conglomerate Hayleys Group, proudly announces a significant milestone of achieving a staggering 200MWp rooftop solar PV capacity in Sri Lanka. This remarkable accomplishment stands as the largest of its kind carried […]

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Huawei and Global Sustainability Stakeholders Discuss How to Thrive with Green ICT

Huawei held the Green Development Summit, themed “Thrive with Green ICT”, during MWC Barcelona 2024. At the summit, guests from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), MTN Group, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Kenya’s ICT Authority, and Indonesia’s Bandung Institute of Technology discussed how digital technology can […]

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Ramadan Kareem’ from Hilton Hotels in Sri Lanka Savor the rich tapestry of traditions with the unveiling of Ramadan cuisines

Colombo, Sri Lanka – As we step into the hallowed embrace of Ramadan, our hotels stand ready to extend unparalleled hospitality to our Muslim communities across the nation. Recognizing this period as a time of devout prayer and reflection, our Ramadan-themed cuisines aim to capture the essence of this blessed occasion. Whether seeking to break-fast […]

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A first! Oceanswell and Greenpeace South Asia conduct cetacean surveys in the high seas of the Indian Ocean

Greenpeace South Asia and Sri Lankan marine conservation organisation Oceanswell have just returned to Colombo following the successful completion of cetacean visual and acoustic surveys in the high seas of the Indian Ocean aboard the Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior. The scientific survey was conducted under the leadership of Dr. Asha de Vos, renowned cetacean researcher […]

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Huawei Announces Several Digital Talent Initiatives for 2024 at the Huawei Talent Summit

During MWC Barcelona 2024, Huawei held theHuawei Talent Summit and made announcements relevant to several talent development initiatives, including: the launch of the applications for the global ITU-Huawei Generation Connect Young Leadership Programme; the announcement that the joint project between Huawei and UNESCO’s Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) will be implemented in Morocco; and Huawei […]

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Kingsman Studio Expands Unveils Kingsman Perennial a New Ready-to-Wear Brand and Luxury Boutique

Kingsman Studio, renowned for its bespoke tailoring experience, is proud to announce the launch of Kingsman Perennial, a new brand and luxury boutique offering ready-to-wear collections for both men and women. Kingsman Perennial marks the brand’s exciting entry into the ready-to-wear market while staying true to its core values of exceptional craftsmanship, quality, and timeless […]

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Unlocking Excellence: Experience The Overseas School of Colombo’s Open Day

Step into a realm where educational excellence has been the hallmark since 1957. The Overseas School of Colombo (OSC), Sri Lanka’s oldest international school, invites you to embark on a journey of unparalleled academic finesse, cultural richness, and global opportunities. Excellence in Education: The IB Advantage As the only IB World School in Sri Lanka, […]

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EFL 3PL Expands Operations in India with the Launch of Flagship Distribution Center in Mumbai

Spread across 175,000 square feet, the company has invested USD 5Million in establishing the state of the art Grade ‘A’ warehousing facility  EFL 3PL, a subsidiary of EFL Global announced the launch of its flagship Grade A warehousing facility in the vibrant Bhiwandi region of Mumbai. This strategic expansion, with an investment of USD 5Mn, marks […]

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St. Anthony’s Industries Group Unveils New Logo Marking a New Era of Transformation

St. Anthony’s Industries Group (Pvt) Ltd., a leading Sri Lankan conglomerate with a rich heritage dating back to the 1930s, proudly unveiled its new logo recently. This milestone marks a new era for the Group, symbolizing its unwavering commitment to excellence, innovation, and industry leadership.   Lahiru Jayasinghe, Chief Operating Officer, of St. Anthony’s Industries Group, […]

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Hayleys Aventura Becomes Official Service Partner for Grundfos; World’s Leading Water Pump Manufacturer

Hayleys Aventura has become Sri Lanka’s official service partner (SP) for Grundfos, the globally renowned Danish manufacturer of water pumps. The SP uniquely positions Hayleys Aventura to provide unparalleled after-sales care and expertise across the entire range of Grundfos products, through the integration of its software systems, access to a comprehensive spare parts inventory and a wealth […]

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Crocodile Unveils All-New Dynamic Kids Collection for Boys at One Galle Face Mall

Crocodile, the esteemed fashion brand celebrated for its timeless designs and unwavering commitment to quality, proudly introduces its latest venture: Crocodile Kids for Boys. The launch event, held recently at One Galle Face Mall, was an exciting and full of engaging activities for the young attendees. It marked a significant milestone for Crocodile as it […]

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AMW Appoints Mr. Andre Bonthuys as New Group Managing Director, Pledging Revitalization and Growth.

Associated Motorways (Private) Limited (AMW), a key player in Sri Lanka’s automotive industry, is pleased to announce Mr. Andre Bonthuys as its new Group Managing Director. Established in 1949, AMW initially focused on tire manufacturing, re-treading, and exports. Over 75 years, it has expanded into automotive sales and services, lubricants, batteries, tires, and financial services. […]

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AICPA & CIMA CXO Forum spotlights the future of business, accounting, and finance

AICPA & CIMA, together as the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, is set to host a new edition of its CXO Forum under the theme “Accelerate & Lead”, at the Shangri-La in Colombo. This highly anticipated event will explore key trends impacting the future of business, accounting, and finance, such as ESG, Generative AI, […]

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DIMO Redefines Pre-Owned Luxury Vehicle Ecosystem with CARPITAL Advisory Services

DIMO, a long-standing trailblazer in Sri Lanka’s mobility industry, launched CARPITAL Advisory Services by DIMO CERTIFIED a Complimentary advisory service tailored for pre-owned luxury vehicle buyers and  sellers. CARPITAL facilitates buyers and sellers with right direction to capitalise the Financial Gain hidden in their Appreciated Vehicle Asset or to make correct investment decision on pre-owned […]

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Huawei Cloud and Orel IT Collaborate to Launch Enadoc on Orel Cloud

Enadoc, a cutting-edge document management solution, was officially launched on Orel Cloud through a collaboration between Huawei Cloud and Orel IT. The event, held at Port City Colombo, marked a significant step toward providing Orel Cloud customers with a seamless Software as a Service (SaaS) platform. The launch ceremony, attended by a diverse audience of […]

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DOK Solutions Lanka Partners with Plural Technology to Advance Digitization and AI Solutions in Sri Lanka

DOK Solutions Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, a leading record management and business process outsourcing service provider, announced a strategic partnership with Plural Technology, a global leader in advanced enterprise technology solutions. The collaboration aims to accelerate the adoption of digitization and Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions in Sri Lanka.  This MOU signing marks a significant step towards […]

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Luxury Crafted for Comfort Defined by Style Shirtworks’ Debuts Exclusive Readymade and Tailored Suits

Shirtworks (SWX), Sri Lanka’s Home of Menswear, reaffirms it’s dedication to exceptional style and the re-launch of its SWX Store in Colombo 04 with an exclusive launch of Readymade and Bespoke Suitings. This exciting development promises a refined experience for discerning gentlemen seeking premium quality and personalized elegance. Shirtworks (SWX), has long been a haven […]

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Huawei and Partners Win TM Forum Assets Award

At the TM Forum Accelerate week, the catalyst project “Intelligent and Value-Driven Network Operations Transformation,” incubated by Huawei and telecom operators China Mobile, STC (Saudi Arabia), and Hong Kong Telecom, etc., was honored with the Outstanding Contribution to TM Forum Assets Award. Presented by TM Forum, this award recognizes a team that has made the […]

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USSEC’s SUSTAINASUMMIT Drives Discussions on Advancing Food Security through Sustainable, Climate- Resilient Food Systems

The event championed the need for innovation and climate-smart food systems to sustainably feed the world. Agribusiness leaders and industry visionaries gathered in Dubai to attend the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC)’s annual Sustainasummit 2024 conference. Discussions revolved around smart conservation initiatives, sustainable agricultural practices, groundbreaking progress in food cultivation, production, distribution, and consumption. According […]

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Cloud Phone Co-Developed with China Mobile Wins Award

China Mobile and Huawei’s joint cloud phone innovation was awarded the 2023 “Compute-enabled Innovative Application” by China People’s Posts and Telecommunications News. The publication of China’s Media and Communication Department, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), named Mobile Cloud Phone an outstanding ICT success story, recognizing the two companies’ contributions to 5G service innovation, […]

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Hayleys Fentons secures Silver across Construction Sector at CA Sri Lanka TAGS Awards 2023

Hayleys Fentons Limited, Sri Lanka’s No.1 Solar EPC company and MEP contractor with over 100 years of engineering excellence, secured the Silver Award for the Best Annual Report in the Construction Sector at CA Sri Lanka’s TAGS Awards 2023.  This marks the company’s third consecutive year in the top three, recognising its firm commitment to […]

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Greenpeace marks launch of South Asia office in Colombo with Rainbow Warrior ship tour

Greenpeace launched its South Asia regional office in Colombo with arrival of the iconic ship Rainbow Warrior, marking the beginning of the highly anticipated ‘People For Climate – Greenpeace Indian Ocean Ship Tour 2024’. The opening ceremony, which was held onboard the Rainbow Warrior on the 13th of February 2024, set the stage for an […]

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Adani Green Begins Generation from the World’s Largest Renewable Energy Park 

Operationalizes the first 551 MW solar capacity at Khavda, Gujarat, India Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL), One of South Asia’s largest renewable energy (RE) company and the second largest solar PV developer in the world, has operationalized 551 MW solar capacity in Khavda, Gujarat, India. AGEL achieved this milestone within 12 months of commencing work […]

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Hayleys Aventura and Invertek power greener industries through energy efficiency

Save 40 to 50% through Optidrive Eco VFDs for both motor and pump applications. Leading industrial solutions provider, Hayleys Aventura, in partnership with global leader Invertek, renowned for cutting-edge drive technology, introduced Optidrive Eco Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) to enhance energy savings and reduce emissions in manufacturing, agriculture, and hydro-based industries. These VFDs enable clients […]

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Rocell unveils the first Live Shower Experience in the region, with the partnership of the German Brand – Hansgrohe & AXOR

Royal Ceramics Lanka PLC (Rocell), Sri Lanka’s leading manufacturer of high-quality floor tiles, wall tiles, and bathware, has embarked on an unprecedented collaboration with Hansgrohe & AXOR, the world-renowned German brands, synonymous with premium showers, and bathroom accessories. By solidifying its design leadership through this groundbreaking partnership, Rocell brings the pinnacle of bathing experiences to […]

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India, Sri Lanka joint panel meet to take grid connectivity further

India and Sri Lanka’s joint working committee on the power sector will likely meet this month to further discuss grid interconnectivity and renewable energy collaboration, Minister of Power and Energy of Sri Lanka, Kanchana Wijesekera told Economic Times India. The two countries have been planning to connect their grid to trade power for almost two […]

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Ocean Lanka Wins Raw Material Supplier Cost Efficiency Award Setting New Benchmark in Sri Lanka

Ocean Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, Sri Lanka’s leading weft-knitted fabric manufacturer, celebrated a momentous occasion at the recent Victoria’s Secret & Co Partner Summit 2024 in Hong Kong, becoming the first fabric mill in Sri Lanka to be recognized with the prestigious Raw Material Supplier Cost Efficiency Award. This distinguished honor underscores Ocean Lanka (Pvt) Ltd’s […]

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Huawei Wins Energy Globe World Award for Yancheng Low-Carbon & Smart Energy Industrial Park

The Yancheng Low-Carbon & Smart Energy Industrial Park project has been awarded the 2023 Energy Globe World Award. Also known as the Net Zero Carbon Intelligent Campus project, it is a collaborative effort by the Yancheng Power Supply Company of State Grid Jiangsu and Huawei. The Energy Globe World Award is presented by a panel […]

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Socomec India enters Sri Lanka as a part of their Strategic Expansion Plans

Socomec India, a leading global specialist in Low Voltage (LV) power management, has unveiled its ambitious expansion plan today. The Chennai-headquartered French powerhouse is set to venture into the markets of Sri Lanka, effective immediately. Termed as ‘Greater India,’ this strategic move consolidates into a unified business entity, marking a significant milestone for Socomec India […]

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Dr. Gehan Gunatilleke Appointed to Janashakthi Life Board

Janashakthi Insurance PLC, a member of the Janashakthi Group, announces the appointment of Dr. Gehan Gunatilleke as an Independent, Non-Executive Director to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective from 24th January 2024. Dr. Gehan Gunatilleke is an attorney-at-law and a founding partner of LexAG, a law firm based in Colombo. He has previously served as […]

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hSenidBiz Exceeds $3 Million Exit ARR in 3Q FY24

hSenid Business Solutions (hBS) released its financial results for the quarter ending on December 31, 2023, reporting a 23 percent year-over-year increase in revenues. The PeoplesHR Cloud business, constituting 76% recurring revenue, remains the primary driver having recorded a 40% growth year-on-year. The Company achieved a critical milestone in its growth journey by surpassing $3 […]

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Huawei Unveils Expansion of its Talent Development Program in Rome this Summer

A week-long “Seeds for the future European Grand Finale,” bringing together a select cohort of “Seeds for the Future” alumni hailing from 18 European countries, ended on January 23. Hosted by Huawei Europe, the closing ceremony for the week-long journey showcased the collective achievements of Seeds alumni who had previously attended training programs organized in […]

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Biodegradability seen as the future of plastics and packaging: Congress for Sustainable Materials 2024 concludes

Hayleys Aventura (Pvt) Ltd, a subsidiary of Hayleys PLC, recently hosted the inaugural Congress for Sustainable Materials 2024 at the Kingsbury Hotel, Colombo, with this year’s theme based on ‘The Future of Plastics & Packaging.’ The Congress showcased two distinguished panels, each representative of various industries such as Agriculture, Food, Packaging, Textiles, and Gloves in […]

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Interocean Lubricants Unveils Strategic Expansion in Jaffna with Sinopec

Interocean Lubricants (Pvt) Ltd., Sri Lanka’s exclusive distributor and national nominee in Sri Lanka, Maldives and India for Sinopec, a global leader in lubricants, proudly announced the official launch of its distribution network expansion in Jaffna. The momentous event took place at the prestigious North Gate Hotel, marking a significant milestone in the company’s commitment […]

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Synergizing Success: Softlogic IT and HID Forge a Robust Partnership for Future Ventures

Softlogic Information Technologies (Pvt) Ltd is a vibrant entity within Sri Lanka’s technological landscape, operating as a vital component of Softlogic Holdings PLC for the past 30 years. Further strengthening its credentials as a driver of innovation and transformation, Softlogic IT recently entered into a partnership with HID, a world-renowned leader in trusted identity and […]

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China Unicom and Huawei Pilot Large-Scale 5.5G Network in Nation’s Capital

China Unicom Beijing and Huawei have successfully deployed a pilot large-scale 5.5G network in Beijing to provide continuous coverage in three key areas, including Beijing Financial Street in the city center, the landmark Beijing Long Distance Call Building, and multipurpose Workers’ Stadium. This first-of-its-kind network is expected to become a benchmark for future 5.5 networks […]

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Alumex PLC Ends Exceptional Year with Multiple Industry Accolades

Alumex PLC, a prominent player in the aluminium extrusion industry, capped off an exceptional 2023 year with great successes, clinching over 14 awards in the past year, affirming their leadership in shaping Sri Lanka’s export landscape and commitment to governance, sustainability, and business excellence. At the 25th Presidential Export Awards 2023 Alumex received the coveted […]

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VAT on used vehicles hurts the common man and creates a black market – CMTA

 The Ceylon Motor Traders’ Association (CMTA) made a statement claiming that the newly imposed VAT on used vehicles, has supported the creation of a black market in the industry, while increasing the market prices of used vehicles which is hurting the common man of the country.    The recent implementation of VAT has stirred concerns […]

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Team Namibia Wins Huawei’s Tech4Good Global Competition 2023

Team Namibia was crowned the global Champion of the 3rd Seeds for the Future Tech4Good Global Competition. The team’s winning submission was an AI-powered teaching solution called YYeni AI that caters to the needs of every student. YYeni AI provides personalized tutoring to individual students in large classes. The app uses AI algorithms to guide students […]

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Sri Lankan Innovators Shine at APICTA 2023: Celebrating Outstanding Achievements in Technology

The Asia Pacific ICT Alliance (APICTA) Awards 2023, held in Hong Kong, witnessed a remarkable showcase of talent from across the region. Among the distinguished winners were nominees from Sri Lanka, selected through the National ICT Awards (NBQSA) 2023 organized by BCS Sri Lanka Section and the Young Computer Scientist (YCS) competition conducted by FITIS. […]

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Huawei OptiX OSN 9800 Series Once Again Ranks as “Leader” in Core and Metro WDM by GlobalData

GlobalData, a global authoritative consulting firm, has released its latest Metro & Core Packet-Optical Transport/Platform: Competitive Landscape Assessment. In the report, Huawei OptiX OSN 9800 series features leading architecture, ultra-large capacity, excellent transmission performance, and mature commercial use cases. All this has helped Huawei rank as “Leader” with the highest scores in core and metro […]

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Emerald Launches the UTILITECH™ Pant Range – Where Form Meets Function

Emerald, Sri Lanka’s leading menswear brand, is proud to unveil the groundbreaking “UTILITECH™” collection. This latest offering reflects Emerald’s dedication to providing utility and comfort for active individuals, empowering flexibility in their daily wardrobe. The collection introduces a range of bottoms made of high-stretch fabric, featuring an elastic waistband that creates a better range of […]

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DIMO Energy and Siemens Join Forces in LV Power Panel Manufacturing for Local and Export Markets

DIMO Energy, the power and energy arm of the leading diversified conglomerate DIMO, with its long-standing partner for over seven decades Siemens ventured into the manufacturing of SIEMENS SIVACON S8 and SIEPAN 8PU Low Voltage (LV) Power Distribution Boards and Motor Control Centres (MCC) in Sri Lanka, targeting local and export markets.     Mr Wijith Pushpawela […]

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First Capital Stands as the Principal Sponsor of the SSC Open Tennis Championship for the Third Consecutive Year

First Capital Holdings PLC has come forward as the principal (title) sponsor of the SSC Open Tennis Championship for the 3rd consecutive year. The SSC Open 2024 is taking place from 06th January to 21st January 2024 at the Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) tennis courts. The Championship is a major open ranking tennis tournament that […]

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වසරේ හොඳම කුඩා හා මධ්‍ය පරිමාණ අපනයනකරුට හිමි සම්මානය මෙවරත්  Halpé Tea හිමිකර ගනී

ශ්‍රී ලංකා ජාතික අපනයනකරුවන්ගේ මණ්ඩලය විසින් සංවිධානය කරන ලද 31 වැනි වාර්ෂික අපනයන සම්මාන උළෙල පසුගියදා කොළඹ ෂැංග්‍රිලා හිදී පැවැත්විණි. එහිදී Halpé Tea හි සාඩම්බර මව් සමාගම වන U.H.E. Exports  සම්මාන ත්‍රිත්වයකින් පිදුම් ලැබූ අතර, තේ සහ තේ නිෂ්පාදන අංශයේ ප්‍රමුඛයා ලෙස සිය ස්ථාවරය නැවතත් තහවුරු කරමින්  Halpé Tea විසින් මෙම සම්මාන දිනා ගන්නා ලදී. […]

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Fentons Limited transitions to Hayleys Fentons Limited

Exponential seven-year growth with Hayleys signals unprecedented future value creation Fentons Limited, a trusted engineering services provider with a legacy spanning over a century, has legally adopted the name and identity of Hayleys, Sri Lanka’s largest and most diversified conglomerate, as “Hayleys Fentons Limited”, marking a historic milestone in its journey. For longer than a […]

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Emerald International and Colombo District Women’s Cricket Association Celebrate Runn T10 Championship

Emerald, Sri Lanka’s leading menswear brand, and its sub-brand Runn took center stage in sponsoring the recently concluded Runn T10 Women’s Cricket Championship. Organized by the Colombo District Women’s Cricket Association to mark its 27th-anniversary celebration, the tournament unfolded at the prestigious St. Anthony’s College playground in Wattala. The championship aimed to elevate the prowess […]

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Ali Tariq takes over as the new Chairman & CEO of Unilever Sri Lanka

Unilever Sri Lanka today announced the appointment of Ali Tariq as its new Chairman and CEO with effect from 1st February 2024. With this appointment, Ali will also join Unilever’s South Asia leadership team. Prior to this, Ali served as the CFO for Global Transformations at Unilever’s Headquarters in London. Ali joined the Group in […]

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Inspire your Creativity: HUAWEI Launches GoPaint Worldwide Creating Activity

Huawei officially kicked off the HUAWEI GoPaint Worldwide Creating Activity. From 5 January 2024 to 29 February 2024, participants can showcase their digital art skills in an online contest that embodies Huawei’s commitment to sparking creativity. HUAWEI GoPaint Worldwide Creating Activity is a platform for anyone who loves to create, to express themselves, inspire creativity, […]

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ටෝටල් එනර්ජිස්  (TotalEnergies ) සමාගම ඇමරිකානු ඩොලර් මිලියන 300ක ආයෝජනයක් සහිතව අදානි ග්‍රීන් සමාගමසමඟ හවුල්කාරිත්වයක් අරඹයි

අදානි ග්‍රීන් එනර්ජි සමාගම  ටෝටල් එනර්ජිස්  (TotalEnergies )සමාගමේ හවුල්කාරිත්වය ද සහිතව  MW 1,050 ක පුනර්ජනනීය බලශක්ති  ව්‍යාපෘතියක් අවසන් කළ බව සඳහන් කරමින් අදානි ග්‍රීන් එනර්ජි සමාගම අද දින නිවේදනයක් නිකුත් කර තිබුණි. ඒ අනුව ටෝටල් එනර්ජිස් සමාගම (Total Energies ) සමඟ හවුල්කාරිත්වයෙන් සිදුකළ මෙගාවොට් 1050ක අදානි ග්‍රීන් එනර්ජි සමාගම මෙහි මෙහෙයුම් මිශ්‍රණය (MW 300) වෙනුවෙන් […]

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Hindenburg row: Gautam Adani says truth has prevailed

Billionaire Gautam Adani, Chairperson of Adani Group, reacting to the Supreme Court judgment on allegations levelled by a US short-seller against his conglomerate, said recently that truth has prevailed and his group would continue to contribute to India’s growth story.  The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that there was no ground to order an investigation […]

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DIMO Honored Once Again by SAFA for Corporate Reporting

DIMO, a leading diversified conglomerate, in Sri Lanka continues to shine at a global scale clinching the Joint Gold Award in the Diversified Category, and another Gold Award for Integrated Reporting at the recent South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA) Best Presented Annual Report Awards, Integrated Reporting Awards, and SAARC Anniversary Awards for Corporate Governance […]

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DIMO Agribusinesses doubled the market share for its LOVOL harvester through exceptional aftersales service

DIMO Agribusinesses achieved a notable feat by doubling the LOVOL harvester market share in the previous season, establishing increased popularity within the Sri Lankan farming community. This success is attributed to the distinctive aftersales service provided for LOVOL harvesters. Elevating the mechanization of agriculture in Sri Lanka, DIMO Agribusinesses, the agriculture arm of DIMO, launched […]

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ParentPay Sri Lanka: Transforming education with technology

In an era where technology plays an increasingly integral role in education, ParentPay Sri Lanka, a division of ParentPay Group, is at the forefront of shaping the future of educational technology globally. As a leading EdTech company in Europe, ParentPay Group has recently expanded its horizons with the inauguration of a new office in Colombo, […]

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FACETS Celebrates 30 Glorious Years of Showcasing Sri Lanka’s Gems and Jewellery Heritage

The Sri Lanka Gem and Jewellery Association (SLGJA) in collaboration with the National Gem and Jewellery Authority (NGJA) and the Export Development Board proudly announces the grand celebration of the 30th edition of FACETS, Asia’s premier gem and jewellery exhibition. Scheduled to take place at the esteemed Cinnamon Grand Colombo from January 6th to January […]

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SLSEA, SIA and Huawei Collaboration for Sri Lanka’s Green Energy Agenda

In an effort to drive sustainable energy initiatives in Sri Lanka, Huawei recently organized a key conference titled ‘Unleashing the Potential of a Sustainable Energy Future’ in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Sustainable Energy Authority (SLSEA) and the Solar Industries Association (SIA). The event served as a dynamic platform for industry experts to share profound […]

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Cleantech and Dialog Collaborate for a Cleaner, Greener Tomorrow with e-Kunu Programme

Cleantech (Pvt) Ltd., Sri Lanka’s foremost provider of integrated waste management solutions, has joined hands with Dialog, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, to further its commitment to environmental sustainability. Cleantech is proud to announce its partnership with Dialog for their e-Kunu Programme, a significant step towards building an environmentally conscious community and fostering a sustainable […]

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Swadeshi Khomba illuminates “Attanagalla Raja Maha Viharaya”

The Swadeshi Industrial Works PLC, the pioneer and the market leader in herbal personal care products in one of its community support initiatives recently sponsored the “Aloka Poojawa” of the historic Attanagalla Raja Maha Viharaya. “Swadeshi Khomba Aloka Puja Sathkaraya” is a concept of Swadeshi Chairperson Ms. Amari Wijewardene. Situated in the Gampaha district, Attanagalla […]

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hSenid Business Solutions PLC honored with the Gold Award at the 31st Annual Export Awards 2023 for the Fourth Consecutive Year

In a resounding achievement, hSenid Business Solutions PLC has once again proven its industry leadership by securing the Gold award in the Medium Category of the ICT, BPO & Related Services Sector at the 31st Annual Export Awards 2023. The event, organized by the National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka and held at the […]

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Adani Green completes JV with TotalEnergies, raises USD 300 million

−          AGEL completed the transfer of 1,050 MW renewable portfolio to a JV between AGEL and TotalEnergies −          AGEL contributed the mix of operational (300 MW), under construction (500 MW) and under development assets (250 MW) and TotalEnergies has made equity investment of USD 300 million Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL) today announced the completion […]

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Halpé Tea Celebrates Triple Triumph at the 31st National Export Awards

U.H.E. Exports Pvt Ltd, the proud parent company of Halpé Tea, is delighted to announce its triumphant success at the 31st Annual Export Awards, held recently. The esteemed event witnessed Halpé Tea securing three prestigious awards, solidifying its position as a leader in the tea and tea products sector.    Eranda Aberathna, Managing Director of U.H.E. […]

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Axiata Digital Labs, Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison, XL Axiata, and AWS Collaborate to Unveil the SinergiAPI Portal in Indonesia

Axiata Digital Labs (ADL), Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison (Indosat or IOH), XL Axiata,and Amazon Web Services (AWS) proudly introduce the SinergiAPI Portal, the first API portal in Indonesia based upon GSMA’s Open Gateway initiative which aims to empower developers and enterprises by offering universal access to network operator APIs. GSMA Open Gateway APIs are defined, developed, […]

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Adani Green Energy Ranks Among Top 3 Global Solar PV Developer

Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL), One of the world’s leading renewable energy solutions partner, has attained the remarkable position of the second-largest global solar PV developer, in Mercom Capital Group’s latest Annual Global Report. According to the report, AGEL’s outstanding performance and contribution to the renewable energy landscape have earned it the prestigious second rank […]

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Adani Portfolio Delivers Highest Ever EBITDA Growth,Jumps 47% y-o-y in H1FY24

Adani Portfolio today released its half yearly financial performance update. The integrated business portfolio, which focusses on fortifying infrastructure development, has delivered a strong performance across all its businesses. The substantial cash flows from these businesses lay the foundation for sustained future growth. “The incubation continues to be a success story with Airports, Green Hydrogen […]

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Link Naturals Honoured with Highly-Coveted & Prestigious National Awards

Link Natural Products (Pvt) Ltd., a subsidiary of CIC Holdings, and a leading manufacturer of herbal products, concludes the year 2023 on a high note, securing 3 major prestigious awards of excellence on the national stage, competing against the best of the best across all sectors. Link Natural is a leading R&D based manufacturer and […]

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Variosystems Sri Lanka: A Quarter-Century of Unprecedented Achievements, Innovation, and Sustainability

Marking 25 years of unparalleled commitment to excellence in Sri Lanka, Variosystems proudly announces the inauguration of its 3rd state-of-the-art production facility, located in Badalgama. This monumental milestone underscores the company’s unwavering dedication to innovation, sustainability, and operational excellence. “The location in Badalgama is a central component of our vision. We want to support international […]

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Visvaka celebrates the big 2-0!

Visvaka, Sri Lanka’s pioneering food ingredient supplier, proudly marks its 20th anniversary as a beacon of innovation and excellence in the industry.  From humble beginnings, Visvaka has emerged as a trailblazer, particularly highlighted by a remarkable success story. Founder’s vision: Where the journey started. At the heart of Visvaka’s success is its visionary founder, Chula […]

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Oak Integrated Systems (Pvt) Ltd. Pioneers Dialogue on Digital Transformation and Workspace Modernization at Annual Technology Event

Oak Integrated Systems (Pvt) Ltd., a leading technology solutions provider, recently hosted its annual technology event, on the 23rd of November 2023 at Colombo Courtyard by Marriot.  The event focused on bringing together thought leaders and experts to explore the pivotal role of Digital Transformation and Modernization in the contemporary business landscape. The highlight of […]

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Pintanna Plantations Unveils the First-Ever Wallapatta Museum

Pintanna Holdings, a pioneer in the Sri Lankan Agarwood plantation sector, is making significant strides. The inauguration of the newly constructed multi-purpose building, equipped with modern technology at Pintanna Estate, coincided with the official unveiling of Pintanna’s commemorative cover launch. Additionally, the company has introduced its second Agarwood Investment Rewards to the public and valued […]

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DIMO Coastline Pvt Ltd Clinches Prestigious Recognition at South Asian Business Excellence Awards 2023

DIMO Coastline Pvt Ltd, a formidable joint venture between DIMO and Coastline Investments in the Maldives, has been honored with the esteemed title of ‘Best Support Services in the Maritime Industry’ at the recently concluded 7th Edition of the South Asian Business Excellence Awards. The event, held at the exquisite JEN Maldives Malé by Shangri-La, […]

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Rocell’s Horana Factory Expansion Redefines Design Freedom for Sri Lanka’s Design Connoisseurs

Rocell, Sri Lanka’s leading producer of high-quality Tile and Bathware is proud to announce the expansion of its Horana factory, a testament to the company’s dedication to innovation and excellence. The expansion increases daily production capacity, while introducing a new selection of large format Tiles, including 1000 mm x 1000 mm, 1200 mm x 800 […]

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Huawei ICT Competition in Sri Lanka Awards 20 Undergraduates Amidst Dignitary Attendance

The award ceremony for the third edition of the Huawei ICT Competition in Sri Lanka witnessed a significant gathering of notable state and non-state officials and dignitaries honoring the competition’s winners. Huawei chose 20 winners, ten from each of the Network and Cloud tracks, who came from nine different Sri Lankan universities. The University of […]

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Konekt Celebrates Successful Completion of Stripes and Checks E-commerce Project

Konekt is delighted to announce the successful culmination of its recent project with Stripes and Checks, marking a significant milestone in the company’s journey.  Konekt goes beyond merely providing solutions; they prioritize building enduring relationships with their clients. Their philosophy revolves around comprehending the unique needs of clients and delivering tailored solutions that consistently exceed […]

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Gavinro Investments Introduces Sri Lanka’s First 300KM Range EV Commercial Vehicle

Gavinro Investments, a distinguished player in the automotive space for over four decades, has joined hands with Sokon Singapore, a global leader in electric commercial vehicles to launch Sri Lanka’s first 300KM Range Electric Commercial Vehicle with a payload of 1.2 tonnes. The joint venture is founded on the shared vision of supporting the Sri […]

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Ocean Lanka Triumphs at NCE Export Awards with the Prestigious Gold Award

Ocean Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, Sri Lanka’s largest weft-knitted fabric manufacturer, has been honored with the Gold Award in the “Extra Large” category in the Suppliers to Exporters Sector at the 31st Annual Export Awards-2023 organized by the National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka (NCE). The award recognizes the company’s exceptional dedication and contributions, highlighting […]

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Kumarika’s hair analyser activation gives consumers a deeper understanding on hair care.

Kumarika, a renowned name in hair care, is excited to introduce its all-new initiative aimed at empowering consumers to gain a deeper understanding of their hair through the use of a hair analysis tool, enabling them to scan their hair and identify any issues they may have in real time. Kumarika is known for understanding […]

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 Adani Power to co-fire Green Ammonia at its  Mundra Plant for a sustainable future

The pilot project is under the aegis of Japan-India Clean Energy Partnership As the world leaders converge in the UAE for the UN Climate Change Conference (COP 28) from 30 November to 12 December 2023 to fast-track energy transition and slash emissions before 2030, Adani Power Ltd., one of South Asia’s largest private sector power […]

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Cool Planet Celebrates Festive Season with the Launch of Katubedda Outlet

Cool Planet, Sri Lanka’s premier retail destination, proudly announces the triumphant grand opening of its 10th outlet in Katubedda, marking a significant milestone in the brand’s commitment to delivering unparalleled shopping experiences. This achievement underscores the brand’s dedication to meeting the evolving needs of its diverse customer base, particularly during the festive season.    The Katubedda […]

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HUTCH introduces 9-App Social Media Plan with unmatched Pricing

HUTCH, a prominent player in the Sri Lankan telecommunications industry, announces a groundbreaking shift in connectivity dynamics with its latest social media plans. Renowned for delivering unmatched value for money, HUTCH is committed to meeting subscriber demands by staying attuned to market trends and amplifies its dedication to meeting the evolving digital needs of its […]

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Hemas Consumer Brands clinches 12 prestigious awards at National Sales Awards 2023

Hemas Consumer Brands has emerged as a standout performer at the highly acclaimed National Sales Awards 2023, organized by the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) on November 14, 2023. The company has proudly secured an impressive total of 12 awards, a testament to its unwavering commitment to excellence, innovation, and the outstanding efforts of […]

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Mercedes-Benz StarDiscovery+, An Evening of Unravelling Excellence in Mercedes-Benz Aftersales by DIMO

DIMO, The HOME for Mercedes-Benz, hosted an exclusive evening – The Mercedes-Benz StarDiscovery+ to uncover the mysteries behind the iconic three-pointed ‘Star’ for their Mercedes-Benz clients recently. The StarDiscovery+, led by Mercedes-Benz AG Trained Technical Experts, took attendees on a journey of Model-Specific Technical Advice. Expert tips and insights into the art of servicing and […]

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Adani Green harnesses robotics for more sustainable solar generation

Company to invest further in advanced tech to reduce its water footprint across operating and upcoming solar projects 4,830 MW of AGEL’s solar portfolio will be covered by robotic cleaning cumulatively in the near term, which will save ~ 595 million litres of water annually   AGEL has committed to be water-positive for all operational plants […]

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Huawei unveils joint fellowship with ITU, makes strides in digital inclusion

90 million people connected under Huawei’s pledge to ITU’s Partner2Connect Digital Coalition Huawei announced it has already brought connectivity to 90 million people in remote regions in nearly 80 countries following its pledge to the International Telecommunication Union’s (ITU) Partner2Connect (P2C) Digital Coalition. The announcement was made as part of Huawei’s first progress report since […]

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PRISL’s Annual General Meeting Marks a Pivotal Moment Bridging Generations, Building Excellence

The Plastics and Rubber Institute of Sri Lanka (PRISL), recently convened its Annual General Meeting (AGM) at its Head Office in Rajagiriya. Against the backdrop of Sri Lanka’s economic revival of post-COVID-19, and amidst various challenges, PRISL celebrated its 63 years of serving as the trusted knowledge partner to the polymer industry in Sri Lanka. […]

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ATGL launches Green Hydrogen Blending Pilot Project at Ahmedabad

Viability of green hydrogen being assessed as an alternative energy source for CGD consumers   ATGL will use latest technologies to blend green hydrogen with natural gas for over 4,000 Home and Commercial PNG customers during the pilot phase Project will enhance existing infrastructure, diversify energy mix, develop hydrogen ecosystem and reduce CO2 emission by […]

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Huawei Sustainability Forum: Jeffrey Sachs Advocates Tech Solutions to Address SDG Challenges

Huawei’s 2023 Sustainability Forum and its regional sessions concluded on November 27, 2023. Themed “Thriving Together with Tech: Realizing Sustainable Development,” the event involved five regional sessions in China, Italy, Ghana, Pakistan, and Brazil, where best sustainability practices from Huawei and its partners were demonstrated. In Brazil, Huawei is working with local operator Veloso Net to […]

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Orel Corporation Partners Prime Residencies for Their Iconic Project, The Palace Gampaha

Orel Corporation, the leading electrical manufacturer in Sri Lanka, proudly announces a strategic partnership with Prime Residencies, a leading real estate company in the country, for their upcoming iconic project, The Palace Gampaha. The partnership was officially signed recently which designates Orel Corporation as the primary contributor responsible for external electrical systems in this innovative […]

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Donation of a Buddha Statue from Sri Lanka to Portugal, 500 years after the arrival of Portuguese to Ceylon.

In a historic and symbolic gesture, Mr. Rasika & Gayathrie Withanage, distinguished Sri Lankan residents living in Portugal, had requested a Buddha statue from the venerable Weduruwe Sri Upali Thero, Anunayake of the Asgiriya Temple attached to the Sri Dalada Maligawa. Ven Upali Thero accepted the request and handed over the Buddha statue on 1st […]

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DIMO Care Camp Helps Farmers Prepare for MAHA Season

DIMO Agribusinesses concluded the “DIMO Care Camp,” a complimentary tractor service camp strategically organized in agricultural regions across the island. The camp, which was aimed at assisting farmers in their season preparations, garnered significant participation from a large number of tractor owners, marking its success. DIMO Agribusinesses, the agricultural arm of DIMO, delivers top-notch agriculture […]

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HUTCH Wins at SLIM DIGIS 2.3

HUTCH, Sri Lanka’s leading telecommunications operator, continues to shine in the digital realm, earning accolades at SLIM Digis 2.3. The company proudly received a Bronze Award for Creator/Influencer Digital Marketing, highlighting its innovative approach in the digital landscape. Additionally, HUTCH secured a Merit Award for Best Performance Marketing, showcasing its excellence in driving impactful campaigns. […]

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Huawei Promotes Innovative 5G Solutions for Industry 4.0 Infrastructure to Help Digitalize Industrial Manufacturing

The 5G Smart Factory Forum was held today at the Huawei European Supply Center (HESC) in Budapest. At the forum, Huawei stated that 5G-powered innovative solutions, including self-driving vehicles, AI-driven quality control, and AR-assisted remote maintenance, will serve as the typical applications and basic capabilities of future smart factories. To drive broad adoption of 5G […]

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Raja Jewellers Opens Their Fourth Showroom Redefining Elegance at Kiribathgoda

Raja Jewellers, the undisputed monarch of the gold world since 1928, is delighted to announce the triumphant opening of its fourth showroom in Kiribathgoda, showcasing a wide range of internationally inspired unique designs, all available at competitive prices, establishing it as the preferred destination for those with a penchant for elegance and sophistication. This momentous […]

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Baby Cheramy and Sri Lanka College of PaediatriciansJoin Forces to Prevent Child Injuries and Launch Home Accidents Prevention Guide Booklet

Forging ahead in its mission to make the world a safer place for children, Baby Cheramy is partnering with the Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians to educate parents on prevention of home accidents, a major cause of child injuries in Sri Lanka. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was inked on 7th November 2023, to cement this […]

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EC Triumphs with Gold at NBQSA 2023 for Revolutionary Digital Government Solution

Elysian Crest (EC), a pioneer in innovative technological solutions, is proud to announce a momentous achievement at the National Best Quality ICT Awards (NBQSA) 2023. The prestigious Gold Award was presented to EC in the “Citizen Services and Digital Government in Public Sector and Government Category” for their groundbreaking product – the Electronic Certificate of […]

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Hayleys Solar Introduces Solar-Powered Water Pumps to the Sri Lankan Market

Hayleys Solar, as the No 01. Solar Provider in Sri Lanka has unveiled its latest product offering to the local market – solar-powered water pumps, a significant step towards addressing Sri Lanka’s water supply challenges with sustainable and efficient solutions. This product not only showcases their dedication to renewable energy but also offers substantial savings […]

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Raja Jewellers Clinches Prestigious Gold Award at National Industry Excellence Awards 2023

Raja Jewellers, the undisputed monarch of the gold world since its establishment in 1928, once again proves its mettle by securing the coveted Gold Award at the National Industry Excellence Awards 2023. The prestigious event took place recently at the Nelum Pokuna and was organized by the Ministry of Industries and the Industrial Development Board. […]

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China Unicom and Huawei Help Exquisite Automotive Deploy a Commercial 5G-Advanced Flexible Production Line

Recently, China Unicom and Huawei began to help the Baoding Automation Technology Branch of Exquisite Automotive Systems Co., Ltd. (“EA”) deploy a commercial 5G-Advanced flexible production line that features ultra-high reliability and ultra-low latency. At Great Wall Motor’s factory in Baoding, Hebei, 5G-Advanced equipment is being used in the car roof production line. Traditional industrial […]

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Hatch’s AccelerateHER Demo Day Shines Spotlight on Female Entrepreneurship Excellence with U.S. Department of State Support

Hatch, with funding support from the U.S. Department of State, recently concluded its Demo Day for AccelerateHER, Sri Lanka’s trailblazing accelerator program tailored for female entrepreneurs. The program marked the graduation of seven female founders, who showed remarkable progress and business acceleration throughout the 3-month program. The entrepreneurs made compelling pitches to an audience of […]

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First Capital’s Inaugural Branch in Jaffna Ready to Revolutionize Jaffna’s Financial Landscape

First Capital Holdings PLC, a Janashakthi Group Company, proudly announces the inauguration of its first branch in the heart of Jaffna, marking a significant step towards making capital market products more accessible to the Jaffna community. With a legacy of four decades in the investment space, First Capital is set to bring unparalleled expertise and […]

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Scybers welcomes Aniket Maindarkar to its Global Advisory Board

Cybersecurity has ascended to a critical topic in the boardroom, reflecting its evolution from a technical concern to a cornerstone of corporate governance. Gartner survey finds 88% of boards of directors’ view cybersecurity as a business risk. Boards recognize that effective cybersecurity can no longer be relegated to IT departments but is a strategic imperative […]

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U.S. International Development Finance Corporation, America’s development finance institution, to fund CWIT, Adani’s JV in Sri Lanka, for USD 553 Million

Development of CWIT will support the growth of the Sri Lankan economy U.S. fund will support development of deepwater shipping container terminal in the Port of Colombo Will facilitate private sector-led growth and attract crucial foreign exchange to Sri Lanka to aid in its economic recovery U.S., Sri Lanka and India to foster an enduring […]

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Alumex: Transforming Homes with Innovative Aluminium Products

Alumex PLC, a renowned symbol of excellence and forward-thinking and the flagship entity of the Hayleys Group’s Construction Materials sector, reveals a strategic expansion of its product line-up. This visionary endeavour seeks to enhance the well-being of homeowners and their families by introducing a selection of cutting-edge aluminium products specially crafted to revolutionise everyday living […]

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SINGER Finance Marks Two Years of Empowering SMEs with Sri Lanka’s First QR-Based Mobile Money Collection Service

Singer Finance, a pioneering financial service provider trusted by Sri Lankans for decades, recently celebrated the second anniversary of introducing Sri Lanka’s first-ever QR-based mobile money collection service. This innovation reflects their unwavering commitment to revolutionizing financial solutions, with a particular focus on empowering small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).     The primary goal is to make […]

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Schoolpreneur 2023: Fostering Entrepreneurship in Sri Lanka Schools

Aiming to foster entrepreneurial mindsets among school children in Sri Lanka, the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce, together with the Ministry of Education and the International Labour Organization (ILO) Country Office for Sri Lanka and the Maldives will launch the Schoolpreneur 2023: School Entrepreneurship Day, across Sri Lanka, on 16th November. Schoolpreneur 2023 will span across […]

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Huawei Announces Winners of the XMAGE Awards 2023

Huawei announced the 57 winners of the XMAGE Awards 2023. The competition, which spotlights photos taken with Huawei devices, named three Grand Prize winners, 17 Best-in-Category winners, 34 Runner-up winners, and three Honorable Mentions. This year’s winners were selected from more than 600,000 entries received between April 7 and August 15 from participants from nearly […]

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Elevate Your Culinary Experience with Häcker Kitchens: A Testament to German Craftsmanship

In the world of kitchen design and innovation, few names stand as tall as Häcker. Hailing from Germany, a country renowned for its precision engineering and meticulous attention to detail, Häcker kitchens have earned a global reputation for excellence. With a heritage spanning over seven decades, Häcker has consistently pushed the boundaries of kitchen design, […]

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Advantis Group launches ESG strategy ‘HELIOS’ towards a sustainable future

Hayleys Advantis Limited, the transportation and logistics arm of the Hayleys Group, has taken a momentous step forward by launching its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) strategy, aptly named ‘HELIOS,’ a pivotal step in the Group’s ESG journey. The event garnered the presence of esteemed dignitaries, including Guest of Honour, Dr. Anil Jasinghe, Secretary to the Ministry […]

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FACETS Sri Lanka 2024 Showcases Historic Masterpiece Pavilion

FACETS Sri Lanka 2024, Asia’s Premier Gem and Jewellery Exhibition, a collaboration between the Sri Lanka Gem and Jewellery Association (SLGJA), the National Jewellery Authority (NGJA), and the Export Development Board (EDB) takes centre stage from January 6th to 8th, 2024. Located at the prestigious Atrium Lobby of the Cinnamon Grand Hotel in Colombo, this […]

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Crocodile Celebrates 15 Years of Unstoppable Fashion Excellence in Sri Lanka

Opens all-new outlet in Havelock City Mall In a remarkable milestone of its 15-year journey in Sri Lanka, Crocodile, a world-renowned lifestyle brand, recently unveiled its new outlet at the state-of-the-art Havelock City Mall. This strategic location is a perfect fit for Sri Lanka’s premier fashion and lifestyle brand, housed in Colombo’s latest premier lifestyle […]

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Empowering the Future Connex 360 and EnGenius Technologies Redefine Connectivity

Connex 360 is delighted to announce its strategic distribution partnership with EnGenius Technologies Inc., a renowned leader in cutting-edge connectivity solutions. This partnership signifies a significant milestone in the evolution of wireless networking technology. Established in 1999, EnGenius Technologies, Inc. is an industry expert based in the United States, specializing in wireless communications and RF […]

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Pelwatte Dairy crowned with International Business Icon Award

Pelwatte Dairy, which manufactures a range of dairy products locally and helps save valuable foreign exchange for Sri Lanka, was recognized for its contribution as a business leader in Sri Lanka’s dairy sector. Pelwatte Dairy was awarded the International Business Icon Award 2023 (IBIA) by Consortium Members of Medicina Alternativa OIUCM (Alma Ata-1909), during a […]

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Toyotsu Lanka and MAK Lubricants Celebrate a New Era of Strategic Partnership in Automotive & Industrial Lubrication Solutions

Bharat Petroleum and Toyotsu Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, a subsidiary of Toyota Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, celebrated the beginning of the New Era for MAK Lubricants in Sri Lanka. The Theme of the event was – “Journey of MAK-Unveiling Performance Beyond Limits” which is very apt to the Brand “MAK”. The event was graced by distinguished guests, […]

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Varun Beverages Lanka (PepsiCo Bottlers) 5S Team Embraces Family Values with a Heartfelt World Children’s Day Celebration

Varun Beverages Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. (VBL), a leading carbonated beverage manufacturer and the official bottling and distribution franchise of PepsiCo beverages in Sri Lanka, recently held a memorable event in celebration of World Children’s Day. The event, organized by the dedicated 5S committee, aimed to foster togetherness and exemplify the company’s values of caring, community […]

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vivo Launches V29 5G in Sri Lanka Showcasing Smart Aura Light Portrait and State-of-the-Art – Ultra Slim Aesthetic Design

Introducing the latest addition to its flagship V Series, vivo, a renowned technology brand, has officially unveiled its V29 5G smartphone. Now available for purchase in Sri Lanka, the smartphones carry forward the V Series’ legacy of disrupting the industry with continuous innovation, coupled with modern design advancements and cutting-edge camera functionalities. The smartphone sports […]

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Leading EdTech Firm, ParentPay Group, Lands in Sri Lanka

ParentPay Group the leading international education technology company has announced the opening of its new development centre in Sri Lanka. The ParentPay Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. office is conveniently situated in the Elegance Building at No. 2 Rajagiriya Road, Rajagiriya. With more than 1,000 employees worldwide ParentPay Group is also a significant investor in innovation and […]

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Clogard Chooty Launches Pre-School Program Promoting Early Oral Hygiene Habits

Clogard one of Sri Lanka’s most trusted oral hygiene brands, has taken a giant leap towards promoting good oral hygiene from the very beginning of a child’s life. In a new initiative, Clogard Chooty is proud to announce the launch of its pre-school program, aimed at instilling essential oral care habits in children right from […]

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Raja Jewellers Commemorates Tharushi Karunarathna’s Triumph at the 2023 Asian Games

Raja Jewellers, the undisputed monarch of the gold world since its establishment in 1928, has once again demonstrated its unwavering commitment to the Sri Lankan community by celebrating the remarkable achievement of Tharushi Karunarathna, a 19-year-old Sri Lankan athlete who clinched the Gold Medal in the Women’s 800m event at the 19th Asian Games in […]

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Hayleys Fentons Clinches Silver at CNCI Achiever Awards 2023 for Service Sector Excellence

Hayleys Fentons with over a century of excellence in engineering and project management secured the Silver Award in the National Level Service Sector in Extra Large Category at the CNCI Achiever awards organised by the Ceylon National Chamber of Industries (CNCI). The awards ceremony, which took place at Hotel Galadari in Colombo, featured a distinguished […]

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Huawei Announces Business Results for the First Three Quarters of 2023

Huawei announced its business results for the first three quarters of 2023 today. During this period, Huawei generated CNY456.6 billion in revenue, with a year-on-year increase of 2.4% and a net profit margin of 16.0%. “The company’s performance is in line with forecast,” said Ken Hu, Huawei’s Rotating Chairman. “I’d like to thank our customers […]

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DIMO Agribusinesses” Introduces Sri Lanka’s First Boat Tractor “Bison” Revolutionizing Local Agriculture Sector

DIMO, a leading diversified conglomerate in Sri Lanka, once again affirms its commitment towards innovation in agriculture with the launch of the country’s first boat tractor, the Bison through its agriculture arm, DIMO Agribusinesses. The Bison Boat Tractor stands out as the only tractor suitable for any paddy field. What sets this boat tractor apart […]

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Softlogic recognised as the best partner in the Field of Cybersecurity Solutions for Large and Medium Business in Sri Lanka by Eguardian

Softlogic Information Technologies (SITL) recently won the prestigious “Eguardian Partner of the year – Large and Medium Business Partner Sri Lanka” at The Eguardian Partner Conference 2023.  This accolade serves as a glowing testament to the remarkable strides and unwavering commitment exhibited by Softlogic in cybersecurity, over the course of its impressive three-decade long journey. […]

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Cleantech Showcases Environmental Commitment with PET Bottle and Plastic Collections at Book Fair

Cleantech (Pvt) Ltd., Sri Lanka’s foremost provider of integrated waste management solutions, continues to champion environmental sustainability by showcasing its recent PET bottles and plastic collections at the Book Fair 2023. This initiative, reflecting Cleantech’s unwavering dedication to responsible waste management, highlights the company’s commitment to preserving the environment.   The recent Book Fair, a much-anticipated, […]

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Abans’ “Unusum Hithawathkam” Project to Bring Warmth to Children’s Lives

Abans proudly commenced its island wide “Abans Unusum Hithawathkam” Project on October 2, 2023, at the Sarvodaya Suwasetha Nutrition Centre. The primary aim of this initiative is to bring warmth and comfort into the lives of children, and it stared on World Children’s Day by donating water heater units to five children’s homes simultaneously. These […]

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Sri Lanka Gem and Jewellery Association (SLGJA) AGM focuses on industry collaboration and a resurgent Sri Lankan Export Economy through sustainability

Sri Lanka Gem and Jewellery Association (SLGJA) hosted its 21st Annual General Meeting recently in, Colombo. Re-appointed as President, Ajward Deen has worked tirelessly along with his committee to strengthen and uplift the Gem and Jewellery industry to great heights over the past year. The Gem and Jewellery industry continues to brave a range of obstacles, […]

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Hatch implements Agri Incubator to help Startups innovate in Sustainable Agriculture

Hatch, in collaboration with GIZ Sri Lanka and the EU, recently implemented “Green Innovation Lab” – an Agri Incubator program. This showcased the importance of prototyping new innovations and providing an enabling ecosystem to test, iterate and validate ideas for commercial viability. This is of paramount importance in transforming Sri Lanka’s Agriculture Industry to significantly […]

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Clogard Natural Salt: Dual Protection for cavities and gum problems, now with an improved mint flavour

A staggering 47% of children aged 12 in Sri Lanka are currently facing the overwhelming challenge of having gum problems (according to the National Oral Health Survey Sri Lanka – 2015/2016). But in the face of this disheartening statistic, Clogard Natural Salt has emerged as a beacon of hope, driven by an unwavering commitment to […]

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DIMO Clinches Top Honors at CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards 2023

DIMO, the leading conglomerate, emerged as the overall Gold Award Winner (shared) at the recently held prestigious CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards 2023, organized by the Institute of Certified Management Accountants (CMA) of Sri Lanka, bagging 04 awards in total. The ‘CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards 2023’ marked the 9th consecutive year of […]

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AB Cash Management Services Secures Prestigious Gold Award for Best Project in the Banking & Category at National Project Management Excellence Awards 2023

AB Cash Management Services (Pvt) Ltd, a subsidiary of AB Securitas (Pvt) Ltd, proudly announces its Gold Award win at the esteemed National Project Management Excellence Awards 2023. This achievement underscores the company’s steadfast commitment to innovation and excellence in the Banking and Financial Category. The spotlight shines brightly on AB Cash Management Services for […]

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Sri Lanka’s Business Diaspora Takes a Giant Leap with the Global Federation Launch

The Sri Lanka Business Council of Japan (SLBCJ) held its 20th Anniversary on the 9th of October, 2023 at Meiji Kinenkan in Tokyo, Japan. It was attended by His Excellency Rodney Perera, Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Japan, State Minister of Investment Promotion Hon. Dilum Amunugama, Cabinet Minister of Labor and Foreign Employment Hon. Manusha […]

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Alpha Industries: 60 Years of Commitment to Sri Lanka

Alpha Industries, the premier safety solution provider in Sri Lanka turns 60 this year. Alpha industries operates under the umbrella of Finco group, and has been ensuring that Sri Lankans get the best safety solutions possible, for six decades. Apart from providing excellent safety solutions, Alpha Industries has expanded its offerings to include office furniture, […]

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Scybers welcomes Jay J. Keller to its Global Advisory Board to help shape the CIO/CTO cybersecurity agenda

With rapid digital transformation, organizations adopt cutting-edge technologies and innovative processes that bring about profound changes in how a business operates and interacts with its customers. At the same time, changes also expose organizations to an increased risk of cyber threats and vulnerabilities. It’s not just about technological advancement; it’s about safeguarding customer data, ensuring […]

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Huawei Plans to Launch Complete Net5.5G Solutions in 2024, Bringing Net5.5G to Reality

At Ultra-Broadband Forum 2023 (UBBF 2023), Leon Wang, President of Huawei Data Communication Product Line, delivered a keynote speech titled “Bring Net5.5G to Reality, Inspire New Growth.” He noted that in the 5.5G era, new ultra-broadband applications — such as glasses-free 3D, house-wide intelligence, ultra-HD video conferencing, and computing services — will emerge one after […]

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Hayleys Fentons Supports “9 Province Awareness” Programmes of Blue Green Sri Lanka National Green Building Certification

Hayleys Fentons, recently partnered the inaugural “9 Province Awareness”, an awareness programme under the National Green Building Certification process of Blue Green Sri Lanka. The programme, organized by the Urban Development Authority (UDA), is a significant milestone in sustainable construction as it aims to raise awareness at scale, across the island, about environmentally conscious building […]

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‘Unilever Around Sri Lanka in 60 Days’ an initiative launched to upskill and empower youth across universities in Sri Lanka

Unilever Sri Lanka is on a transformative journey to upskill 100,000 Sri Lankan youth by 2025, inspiring the launch of its ‘Unilever Around Sri Lanka in 60 Days’ campaign from September 2023. The initiative will reach universities across Sri Lanka over the course of the next 60 days, with a focus on equipping undergraduates with employability […]

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Marconi Platform Antenna: Faster construction, easier maintenance, higher efficiency, and lower total cost

At the 2023 Global Antenna Technology & Industry Forum, Huawei launched the Marconi platform antenna, the industry’s first antenna with horizontal azimuth obtaining and adjusting capabilities. The Marconi platform antenna aims to help operators improve their network construction and O&M efficiency through tech innovations in antenna form factor, architecture, and new digital capabilities. Antenna site […]

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Conifs Global Collaborates with Eco Escape in Mangrove Restoration

Conifs Global, a leading IT services company with its head office in Sri Lanka, recently participated in a Mangrove Restoration Project with the objective of strengthening its Corporate Environment Responsibility (CER). The company partnered with “Eco Escape”, a small venture, making a big impact towards the environment and the community in the surrounding area of […]

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Sri Lanka Retailers Association to Host Prestigious Federation of Asia-Pacific Retailers Association (FAPRA) Executive Committee Meeting

The Sri Lanka Retailers Association (SLRA) is proud to announce its upcoming role as the host nation for the highly anticipated Federation of Asia-Pacific Retailers Association (FAPRA) Head of Delegations Meeting, scheduled to take place at the prestigious Cinnamon Grand Colombo from October 18th to October 20th, 2023. The primary aim of the Sri Lanka […]

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Elevating Laundry Care: Diva Unveils Revamped Design and Improved Formula

Diva is proud to introduce refreshed and rejuvenated Diva Fresh, Diva Power, and Diva Soap ranges redefining the landscape of laundry and personal care in Sri Lanka.  With a clear focus on enhancing its functional attributes and value proposition, Diva emerges with a renewed brand overhaul, understanding and addressing growing consumer needs in an evolving […]

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Massive government investment needed to shift to EV” – EU Ambassador HE Denis Chaibi

The Ceylon Motor Traders Association (CMTA), the senior most automotive association in Sri Lanka, recently held another CMTA Stakeholder Breakfast Forum at the Hilton Colombo Residencies.  The event was graced by His Excellency Denis Chaibi, the EU Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives as the guest speaker. Several other Officials from Ministries, Government institutions […]

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Hayleys Energynet launches Riello Master HE UPS System for enhanced energy efficiency and reliability

New UPS Product unveiled in partnership with global UPS solutions leader at Energynet Partners Meet Hayleys Energynet, a subsidiary of Hayleys Fentons, proudly introduced its new Riello Master HE UPS system on September 15th, 2023, in collaboration with Riello UPS (Italy), a global leader in energy-efficient UPS solutions. In an ever-evolving energy landscape, partnerships play […]

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Mundra Port celebrates 25 years of stellar operations and unparalleled growth

One of the world’s largest ports, with over 260 MMT capacity Handled over 155 MMT in FY 23, nearly 11% of India’s maritime cargo EXIM gateway for container traffic, 33% of India’s container traffic flows through the port Contributed over Rs 2.25 lakh crore to the state and national exchequer since inception Created more than […]

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Ocean Lanka Honors Employee Loyalty at Prestigious ‘Sewa Abhiman’ Loyalty Awards

Ocean Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, Sri Lanka’s largest weft knitted fabric manufacturer, celebrated another remarkable edition of its esteemed “Sewa Abhiman” Loyalty Awards, an event that pays tribute to the unwavering commitment and dedication of its valued employees. This annual recognition event is a testament to the trust and loyalty that Ocean Lanka has earned from […]

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Successful Completion of Scale Up Shop Program Triumphs as an Inspiration for Sri Lankan Food and Agri Innovators in Export Markets

The Scale Up Shop Program which catalysed Sri Lanka’s Food and Agri Innovation ecosystem, has reached a successful conclusion at its Demo Day event on 21st September. The Scale Up Shop Program, carried out as part of the ‘Support to Small and Medium Enterprises in the Organic Agriculture Sector’ Programme, is co-financed by the European […]

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Fentons Smart Facilities first in Sri Lanka to obtain ISO Certification for Facility Management

ISO 41001:2018 is the world’s first international FMS standard published in 2018 Fentons Smart Facilities (Pvt) Limited, the Facility Management arm of Hayleys Fentons, reached yet another milestone by being accredited the ISO 41001:2018 certification from SGS Lanka (Pvt) Limited, and becoming the first ISO-certified facility management service provider in Sri Lanka. The ISO 41001:2018 […]

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Quickee partners with Nations Trust Bank, American Express to provide added convenience to its customers

In Quickee’s ongoing mission to revolutionize online shopping in Sri Lanka and prioritize customer convenience, Quickee.com has recently introduced American Express Credit Cards on its platform. This partnership between Nations Trust Bank American Express and Quickee will bring immense value to its customers by offering enhanced convenience. Quickee.com, the beloved online marketplace in Sri Lanka, […]

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HUTCH’s Valuable Business Partner Convention 2023

HUTCH’s Valuable Business Partner Convention 2023, showcased the strategic approach that has been driving HUTCH towards its ultimate business goals since early 2023. This event marked an exciting opportunity to realign their Business Partners and teams with their new objectives and explore the growth prospects that lie ahead. HUTCH’s primary mission is to ensure complete […]

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Reshaping Industries with AI: Huawei Cloud Presents a Vast Range of Models and Applications

At HUAWEI CONNECT 2023 this morning, Mr. Kang Ning, President of Huawei Cloud Global Ecosystem, spoke on how “Partnership Paves the Way for New Value”. In his keynote speech, Mr. Kang shared the latest progress and achievements of the Huawei Cloud ecosystem and announced the release of the Ascend AI Cloud Service for reliable, scalable […]

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Oak Integrated Systems’ CXO Forum Explores the Role of Identity and Access Management in Digital Trust

Oak Integrated Systems (Pvt) Ltd, in collaboration with ISACA – Sri Lanka Chapter and Senhasegura & EZOREF, successfully hosted a CXO Forum and Panel Discussion centered around the theme of “The Role of Identity and Access Management in Digital Trust.” The event was held at Hilton Residencies Colombo and brought together esteemed industry experts and […]

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The SLGJA presents FACETS Sri Lanka 2024: Celebrating 30 Years of Excellence in Gems and Jewellery

The Sri Lanka Gem and Jewellery Association (SLGJA) in partnership with the National Gem and Jewellery Authority (NGJA) and the Export Development Board (EDB) is delighted to announce that FACETS Sri Lanka, Asia’s premier gem and jewellery exhibition will be held at the Atrium Lobby of the Cinnamon Grand from January 6 to 8, 2024. […]

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Scybers strengthens it’s Advisory Board with the addition of accomplished technology veteran Chandika Mendis to help start-ups reduce their cyber risks strategically

With the post-pandemic accelerated digital adoption, cyber-attacks on startups and small businesses are rapidly increasing around the world. While the big, high-profile breaches make headlines, many intruders prefer to target smaller unprepared organizations. During the last year, cyberattacks on small companies surged by more than 150%, according to RiskRecon, a Mastercard company that evaluates companies’ […]

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Kubota DC-93G: Leading the Paddy Harvesting Revolution to the Northern Province

Hayleys Agriculture Holdings Limited proudly unveiled its latest agricultural harvesting technology, the Kubota DC-93G Combine Harvester. Recently, the company celebrated another milestone as they handed over a machine to a proud customer, Mr. Maheswaran Kapilraj from Kilai, Jaffna, marking the beginning of a new era in harvesting efficiency and performance in the Northern Province. The […]

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DIVA Felicitates Awardees of ‘DIVA Daathata Diriyak’ Program in Dankotuwa

DIVA, a proud Sri Lankan brand, in collaboration with Women in Management (WIM), recently celebrated the victors of the ‘DIVA Dathata Diriyak’ program held in Dankotuwa. This initiative encompassed comprehensive training sessions centred around women’s entrepreneurship and skill enhancement. Notably, this year marked the inception of the inaugural program in the Dankotuwa region, which has […]

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Uniting for an Inclusive Digital Future: Huawei, ASEAN Foundation, and SEAMEO Spotlight Asia-Pacific’s Emerging Tech Leaders at Seeds for the Future Summit 2023

Comprehensive collaboration between Huawei and ITU embarks on a promising journey of digital development for the region. In a collective move to fortify the digital skills pipeline, Huawei, the ASEAN Foundation, and the Southeast Asia Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO) hosted the Seeds for the Future Summit 2023 on September 19, 2023. Under the theme […]

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Fostering talent and awareness through the Zero Chance school competition

This is a joint release between the Australian Government and Government of Sri Lanka 156 students representing 41 schools across 15 districts in Sri Lanka were celebrated during a prize giving ceremony at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute in Colombo for the Australian Government’s Zero Chance Art and Essay competition. Running from April to July, […]

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Expanding Horizons; Unilever’s uStore.lk enters into a partnership with Celeste Daily, and Uber Eats to improve consumer convenience

Unilever Sri Lanka’s official e-commerce platform, uStore.lk recently entered into a partnership with Uber Eats and Celeste Daily in an effort to make grocery shopping more convenient, intuitive and reliable for its customers. The partnership paves the way for effortless access to uStore.lk, now conveniently available on Uber Eats. Customers can visit the uStore.lk shop […]

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Baby Cheramy Crowned “Best Baby Care Brand, Sri Lanka – 2023” at Global Brand Awards

Baby Cheramy, the most loved baby care brand in Sri Lanka, has once again proven its excellence by securing the coveted title of “Best Baby Care Brand, Sri Lanka – 2023” at the esteemed Global Brand Magazine UK’s Global Brand Awards. This recognition highlights Baby Cheramy’s unwavering commitment to providing safe and trustworthy baby care […]

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Huawei Kicks Off 2023 Seeds for the Future Program for Global University Students

The eighth ‘Seeds for the Future’ program began in Sri Lanka on September 13, 2023, with four outstanding students from three state universities in Sri Lanka participating this year. The students are from the Universities of Jaffna, Kelaniya, and Colombo. The ceremony was held at the Huawei Sri Lanka local office in Colombo 1 with […]

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HUTCH Redefines Mobile Connectivity with Revolutionary eSIM Solution for iPhone, Samsung, and Other Devices

HUTCH, the leading telecom operator in Sri Lanka, is set to redefine mobile connectivity by introducing its revolutionary eSIM for all users of compatible iPhone, Samsung, and various other smartphone brands. An eSIM, also known as an embedded SIM, is a miniature component seamlessly integrated within compatible mobile devices, obviating the necessity for physical SIM […]

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Huawei and Ocean Research and Conservation Association (ORCA) Show How They Go About Protecting Ireland Marine Life

Newly collected data reveals an abundance of dolphins and whales in shipping lanes off the south coast of Ireland Ocean Research and Conservation Association (ORCA) of Ireland and Huawei Ireland released the latest key findings on marine life protection in Ireland discovered during their joint work on the Smart Whales Sound project. The announcement took […]

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Emerald International Takes Strides in Empowering Sports in Rural Communities and Promoting Youth Development

Emerald, Sri Lanka’s leading menswear brand, is delighted to announce the successful conclusion of its association as the Youth Sports Development Partner for the first-ever Youth Sports Festival organized by the Youth Sports Club. The event, which took place at Nooraniya M.M.V – Uyanwatta, witnessed an overwhelming participation of 900 students from the local community, […]

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Swadeshi Khomba illuminates five most important historic places of worship, under the theme, “Swadeshi Khomba Aloka Puja Sathkaraya”, during the annual Esala festival.

The Swadeshi Industrial Works PLC the pioneer herbal – personal care products manufacturer once again illuminated the Aluthnuwara Sri Dadimunda Maha Devalaya, Devundara Uthparawarna Sri Vishnu Maha Devalaya, Sabaragamuwa Maha Saman Devalaya, Deraniyagala Saman Devalaya along with Dambadeniya Raja Maha Viharaya, five most important historic places of worship, during Esala festival. The “Aloka Pooja” was […]

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SLGJA Jewellery Design Competition 2023 Proceeds to the Next Stage!

The Jewellery Design Competition 2023 conducted by the Sri Lanka Gem & Jewellery Association under the theme “Celebrate Sri Lanka”, received an overwhelming number of entrants, with many professional and aspiring jewellery designers submitting a range of creative and attractive designs. Intending to bring together talented jewellery designers from around the Island, the competition encouraged […]

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Inqbaytor’s Ticket Gadget Leads the Way as Sri Lanka’s First Singapore Airlines KrisConnect Direct NDC API Certified Platform

Inqbaytor celebrates a remarkable achievement as Ticket Gadget, Sri Lanka’s largest online travel consolidator super app for travel companies, corporate travel managers and more, recently became the first platform in the country to receive Singapore Airlines KrisConnect Direct NDC API certification. This accomplishment marks a significant leap forward in the travel industry’s evolution, demonstrating Inqbaytor’s […]

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Hayleys Fentons and SolaX Power Illuminate Sri Lanka’s Solar Industry through Informative Partner Training Event

Aimed to empower solar partners in Sri Lanka with the latest advancements in solar solutions Hayleys Fentons joined forces with SolaX Power, a renowned name in solar technology, to raise awareness and empower solar installers in Sri Lanka with the latest advancements in solar solutions. Distinguished experts from SolaX Power shared their invaluable knowledge and […]

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Cambridge Education Conclave in Sri Lanka Marks a Key Milestone in The Continued Educational Development of the Country

–Educational Experts and Leaders Converge to Shape the Future of Learning in Sri Lanka– Cambridge University Press and Assessment hosted a Cambridge Education Conclave in Sri Lanka, which brought together distinguished experts and educators from the field of education from across the island nation, to explore the growth map of education and envision its future. […]

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Driven by digital pressures, traditional banks are learning new tricks

One of the world’s most conservative industries is getting a long-overdue upgrade, as competition from fintech start-ups combines with consumer demand for always-on service to push banks toward rapid digitalization. The transformation is akin to “changing a car’s engine and wheels mid-race, without stopping,” according to one of the many experts interviewed in the #DigitalFinance […]

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Alumex PLC selected as Material Sponsor for Sri Lanka’s First Ever Formula Electric Car

Alumex PLC, Sri Lanka’s most trusted aluminium brand and subsidiary of the Hayleys Group, has partnered with the Mechanical Engineering Department of the University of Moratuwa, to champion Sri Lanka’s inaugural formula electric car as the material sponsor at the “EXMO 2023” exhibition which is the University’s flagship engineering exhibition. Alumex provided vital support to […]

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Tech Brilliance Unveiled as Informatics Powered AYA SOMPO Insurance’s Victory at Insurance Asia Awards 2023

Informatics International Limited (IIL), a leader in IT software, Infrastructure solutions, and services, proudly announced the resounding achievement of its esteemed customer in Myanmar, AYA SOMPO Insurance, at the prestigious Insurance Asia Awards 2023. AYA SOMPO Insurance secured the coveted “Technology Excellence Initiative of the Year – Myanmar” award, a testament to the outstanding strength […]

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SLGJA signs MOC with University of Sri Jayewardenepura to help empower Gem and Jewellery Industry.

A significant stride towards revitalizing Sri Lanka’s gem and jewellery industry was taken as the Sri Lanka Gem and Jewellery Association (SLGJA) and the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura joined hands through a momentous Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) signing ceremony. This transformative event unfolded within the distinguished premises of the University’s […]

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Huawei and Ericsson Sign Long-Term Patent Cross-Licensing Agreement

Huawei and Ericsson have signed a long-term global patent cross-licensing agreement that covers patents essential to a wide range of standards such as 3GPP, ITU, IEEE, and IETF standards for 3G, 4G, and 5G cellular technologies. The agreement covers the companies’ respective sales of network infrastructure and consumer devices, granting both parties global access to […]

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Sri Lanka Becomes First South Asian Country to Embrace Al-Powered Early Cancer Detection Technology

The escalating trend of rising cancer rates in Sri Lanka underscores the critical importance of proactive measures. Over the past years, the incidence of cancer in Sri Lanka has surged from 13,372 cases in 2005 to a staggering 31,848 cases in 2019, marking a significant surge of 138%. Globally cancer incidences have risen at similar […]

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Rocell Unveils New Concept Centre in Wattala

Rocell, the expert of design and the market leader in premium Surface Coverings and Bathware in Sri Lanka, proudly announces the much-anticipated opening of its state-of-the-art Concept Centre in Wattala. This exceptional addition, the 74th store within Sri Lanka, promises to redefine the retail landscape by continuously helping Sri Lankans create beautiful living spaces. As […]

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Recognizing Excellence: Janashakthi Life’s Achievers Shine at Golden Night Event at Lotus Tower, Colombo

Janashakthi Life, a pioneering life insurance provider in Sri Lanka, recently hosted the ‘Janashakthi Life Achievers Golden Night,’ at the iconic Lotus Tower in Colombo. The event celebrated the outstanding performances of 300 highflyers who excelled in the first half of the year. Esteemed guests, including Janashakthi Life’s Deputy Chairman, Prakash Schaffter, and Group MD/CEO, Ramesh Schaffter, […]

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Hayleys Fentons Shines with the highest number of awards at NPME 2023 Awards Gala

02 Gold Awards for Best Managed Project in ‘Construction / Infrastructure Development’ and ‘Green Outcomes’ as well as 02 Silver Awards for Best Managed Project in ‘Power and Energy Sector’ and ‘Technology and IT Sector’ Hayleys Fentons, with over a century of excellence in engineering and project management, proudly walked away with four accolades at […]

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Technomedics International ushers in new members to its Board of Directors

Technomedics International (Pvt) Ltd., a company that has been driving the advancement of Sri Lanka’s healthcare sector for over Twenty seven years and is the market leader in most categories of it’s offerings, has recently appointed Mr. Murali Prakash and Mr. Kalum Katipearachchi as Non-executive Directors to their esteemed leadership team in keeping with its […]

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Dream Music Fest 3.0 Sri Lanka’s Pinnacle Musical Event Returns for an Unforgettable Evening

The Event Management Association of Sri Lanka (EMA), together with 𝙁𝙤𝙣𝙙𝙧é, announces the grand showcase of “Dream Music Fest 3.0,” a phenomenal audio-visual concert experience that promises to redefine entertainment norms. This extraordinary event is scheduled to unfold on the 29th of August 2023, commencing at 6.00 pm, at BMICH – Sirimavo Bandaranaike Hall A. […]

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ශ්‍රී ලාංකීක තරුණ ව්‍යවසායකයින් සවිබලගන්වමින් SPARK 2023 අවසන් මහ තරඟය පැවැත්වේ

ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ නව පරපුරේ ව්‍යවසායකයින් සවිබලගැන්වීමේ අරමුණින් සංවිධානය කරන ලද “SPARK 2023” තරඟාවලියේ අවසන් මහා තරඟය අගෝස්තු මස 21 වන දින පවත්වන ලදී. ලෝක ව්‍යවසායකත්ව දිනයට සමගාමීව පවත්වන ලද මෙම වැඩසටහනේදී ශ්‍රී ලංකාව පුරා විසිරි සිටින වයස අවුරුදු 15-24ත් අතර නව දැනුම හා ආකල්ප වලින් සන්නද්ධ වූ නවෝත්පාදකයින්, ගැටලු විසඳන්නන් මෙන්ම චින්තකයින් සිය අදහස් සහ […]

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Alumex signs MoU with Department of Technical Education & Training to usher in new era of technical training

• Partnership to empower Sri Lankan youth by establishing cutting-edge training centres • Fully updated curriculum to align with global fabrication benchmarks Alumex PLC, a subsidiary of Hayleys and a trailblazing aluminium manufacturer in Sri Lanka, has inked an MoU with the Department of Technical Education & Training (DTET), to create opportunities for the youth, […]

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The 22nd iteration of the SLIM Brand Excellence Awards Commences!

Launched under the theme “Logic behind the Magic” For a significant duration of time, SLIM Brand Excellence has been celebrating supreme achievements within the nation, recognizing remarkable marketing endeavors and remarkable brand narratives. In a grand launching ceremony, SLIM recently introduced the most recent edition of this esteemed award ceremony, themed ‘Logic Behind the Magic’. […]

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Government policy support, fiscal incentives, and infrastructure key to local production focus” – Swaminathan

Global trend shifting towards homogenous and recyclable packaging materials Below are excerpts of an interview with B. Swaminathan, the CEO and President of Smart Expos & Fairs India (Pvt) Ltd, we delve into his perspectives on the transformative potential of Circular Economy and Sustainable Growth within Sri Lanka’s plastics industry. Swaminathan sheds light on how […]

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CMTA Advocates for Balanced Approach to Import Regulations for Commercial Vehicles and Busses

The Ceylon Motor Traders Association (CMTA), the senior most automotive association in South Asia, has addressed the recent announcement regarding the relaxation of import restrictions for commercial vehicles and buses. While the CMTA acknowledges the positive step of easing these restrictions, they emphasize the need for a sustainable approach to manage foreign currency expenditure on […]

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“Sri Lanka to embrace sustainable manufacturing and circular economy, gain significance, differentiate globally elevating manufacturing economy” – Swaminathan

The plastics and rubber products market expected to grow to $1899.33 billion in 2027 at a CAGR of 6.7% with new developments in packaging and innovation Sri Lanka’s Advancement circular economy – COMPLAST 2023 Pioneers a Sustainable Future with Recycling and Industry Responsibility The imminent 7th edition of the Complete Plastics Exhibition (COMPLAST 2023) is […]

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Hayleys Fentons Receives Prestigious CIOB Platinum Award for Sustainability Leadership in Sri Lanka’s Construction Industry

Awarded for the PV-DG and Energynet Battery Backup System Hayleys Fentons, the No. 1 Solar EPC and MEP contractor with over a decade of experience in providing engineering services in Sri Lanka, has been honoured with the Platinum Award in the category of Outstanding Sustainable Product. The award was received for the PV-DG and Energynet […]

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Raja Jewellers Unveils Online Collection Designed Exclusively for the Fashion-Forward Youth

Raja Jewellers, recognized as the undisputed monarch of the gold world in Sri Lanka, recently unveiled an exquisite online product segment, exclusively designed to capture the hearts of the youth. With an enduring legacy spanning over 95 years in the industry, Raja Jewellers proudly introduced a captivating collection that speaks to the dynamic tastes of […]

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APIIT Achieves Remarkable IT Infrastructure Transformation with Huawei Cloud, Empowered by DMS Software Engineering (Pvt) Ltd

APIIT’s Adoption of Huawei Cloud Marks a New Era of Scalability, Security, and Innovation The Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology (APIIT), a prestigious educational institution, with a 23 year history in quality higher education has achieved a significant milestone by migrating its IT infrastructure to Huawei Cloud, in collaboration with DMS Software Engineering. This […]

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Huawei FTTR OptiXstar F30 Products Win the 2023 iF and Red Dot Design Awards

Huawei’s FTTR OptiXstar F30 products recently won both the iF and Red Dot Design Awards, two of the most prestigious international awards that recognize industrial design. The products offer innovative design and capabilities — minimalist and compact appearance, innovative Wi-Fi algorithms, ultra-low network latency, and seamless Wi-Fi roaming. Since its release in 2020, Huawei’s innovative […]

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Pelwatte Dairy embarks on training program to build farmer capacities

Pelwatte Dairy, the leading local dairy brand in Sri Lanka that produces a range of dairy products and saves valuable foreign exchange, is pioneering a series of farmer training sessions in Sri Lanka that incorporates Artificial Intelligence based farming know-how, a first in Sri Lanka. Aimed at Pelwatte Dairy’s farmer supply chain, the sessions are […]

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DIMO Paves the Way for Sustainable Mobility in Sri Lanka with the All-Electric Mercedes-Benz EQ Range

DIMO, a leading diversified conglomerate and the sole Authorized General Distributor for Mercedes-Benz in Sri Lanka has unveiled an exciting leap towards sustainable mobility with the introduction of the all-electric Mercedes-Benz EQ range to the local market.  The all-electric Mercedes-Benz EQ Range offered by DIMO includes the impressive line-up of Mercedes-Benz EQA, EQB, EQE, EQE […]

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Huawei obtains highest-level security certification for smart device OSs

Huawei’s HongMeng Kernel was awarded the industry’s first Evaluation Assurance Level 6 Augmented (EAL6+) certificate as part of Common Criteria for Information Technology Security Evaluation (CC), the highest security level available in the field of general-purpose operating system (OS) kernels. Huawei is the world’s first smart device manufacturer to receive the certification in this particular […]

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Softlogic powers up a secure software defined data center at Lanka pay that handles over 200 million interbank digital transactions

LankaPay was established in 2002, under the guidance and supervision of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka as the national payment network. Owned by the Central Bank and all licensed commercial banks in the country, LankaPay is regarded as one of the most successful Public Private Partnerships (PPP) in the region. With the ever increasing […]

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Hayleys Agriculture Holdings Limited launches the (Inotec) Polyethylene Pipe Manufacturing Plant

A new era in agriculture irrigation dawned as Hayleys Agriculture Holdings Limited inaugurated the (Inotec) polyethylene pipe manufacturing plant. Nestled within the Lindel Industrial Zone, Sapugaskanda, this landmark facility will revolutionize Sri Lanka’s agricultural practices, offering advanced irrigation solutions. Distinguished guests, including the chief guest Mr. Gunadasa Samarasinghe, Honorable Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, […]

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First Capital Reports Impressive Financial Performance with Profits Soaring to Rs. 2.81 Billion

First Capital Holdings PLC (the Group) announces its outstanding financial performance for the first quarter ended June 30, 2023. The Group reported an impressive Profit after Tax of Rs. 2.81 billion, marking a remarkable leap from Rs. 96 million recorded in the same period last year. Among the key divisions, the Primary Dealer segment demonstrated […]

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Renewed Mobil Delvac Engine Oil: A Powerful Upgrade for Commercial Vehicles

Mobil Delvac, a renowned leader in advanced heavy-duty lubricants, is excited to announce the relaunch of its engine oil lineup with enhanced performance and a brand-new look. This relaunch introduces two exceptional products specifically designed for diesel engines: Delvac Modern and Delvac Legend. Mobil Delvac Modern, featuring Synthetic Technology, and Mobil Delvac Legend, a specially […]

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Raja Jewellers’ Unforgettable Diamond Day, a Celebration of Elegance and Brilliance

Raja Jewellers celebrated as the undisputed monarch of the gold world in Sri Lanka, presented an unforgettable Diamond Day Celebration. This spectacular event showcased the epitome of elegance and brilliance, focusing on the timeless allure of Diamond Jewellery. With a “Diamond Forever” theme, the festivities offered unparalleled discounts of up to 50%, enticing their cherished […]

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hSenidBiz accelerates sales and customer acquisition efforts in Q1 FY24

hSenid Business Solutions (hBS) reported its results for the period ended 30 June 2023, with revenues up 16.3 percent year-over-year. Topline growth was supported by its core PeoplesHR Cloud offering. Recurring revenues accounted for 52.0 percent, driven by PeoplesHR Cloud. Region-wise, APAC and Sri Lanka contributed strongly to topline growth. Company earnings, however, were impacted […]

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Clogard celebrates 25 years of SLDA certification, championing a cavity-free nation

Clogard, the trusted oral care brand from Hemas Consumer Brands, proudly announces its 25th consecutive year of approval by the Sri Lanka Dental Association (SLDA). With an unbroken partnership that spans a quarter of a century, Clogard remains committed to promoting oral health and realizing its vision of a Cavity-Free Nation through innovative initiatives. Clogard’s […]

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Velona Cuddles Bamboo Nappies Set to Revolutionize Baby Care in Australia

Threadworks, a leading innovator in baby products, is thrilled to announce the successful launch of its ground-breaking product line – Bamboo Nappies – in Australia. Designed to provide parents with a sustainable, comfortable, and eco-conscious diapering option, the launch marks a significant milestone in the Australian baby care market. Velona Cuddles Bamboo Nappies are crafted […]

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Shan Hussain Crowned Bar Champ 2023 at the Hotel Show in Colombo, Representing Uga Residence

The Hotel Show in Colombo witnessed a thrilling spectacle as Shan Hussain of Uga Residence emerged victorious and claimed the prestigious Bar Champ 2023 title. Shan’s exceptional mixology skills wowed the judges and made his cocktails stand out from the competition. Outshining 84 participants from all corners of the island, Shan secured a place in […]

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Embracing Leadership and Success: Ruwini Weliwita Takes the Helm as General Manager – Sales at Informatics Pvt Ltd (IPL)

Industry pioneer demonstrates a commitment to recognizing internal talent to continue to drive business growth Informatics Pvt Limited (IPL), a leader in IT Banking and IT Infrastructure Solutions and Managed Services, announced the promotion of Ruwini Weliwita to the prestigious role of General Manager – Sales. This appointment highlights IPL’s commitment to fostering internal excellence […]

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First Capital Treasuries PLC appoints Sachith Perera as CEO and Dilshan Wirasekara to lead Group’s expansion strategy.

First Capital Treasuries PLC, Sri Lanka’s oldest operating non-bank primary dealer, announced the appointment of Sachith Perera as the company’s Chief Executive Officer with effect from 31st July 2023. Sachith is a financial market professional with a career spanning over 30 years primarily in Treasury and Balance Sheet Management and Financial Derivative Solutions. He is a […]

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Huawei Cloud Pangu-Weather Model Now Available on European Weather Agency Website

Huawei Cloud’s Pangu-Weather Model, an AI model for global weather forecasting, is now available on the website of the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) . On this website, global weather forecasters, meteorologists, weather enthusiasts, as well as the general public can now view Pangu-Weather’s 10-day global weather forecasts for free. ECMWF also released a technical […]

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CAPAZITY ENTERS A STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH CEYLON XCHANGE TO BUILD A SCALABLE, DATA DRIVEN TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM

Capazity (Pvt) Ltd, Sri Lankas pioneering organisation exclusively focusing on the senior citizen segment of Sri Lanka recently sealed a partnership with Ceylon X Corporation (Pvt) Ltd to enable several digitized processes and digital platforms to provide world class, ahead-of-the curve services to its members, island wide merchant partners, trainers/facilitators. Capazity is an organisation that […]

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Huawei Mobile Money Solution: Advancing Financial Inclusion for All

Huawei is committed to working with its global partners to promote financial inclusion and improve lives by bringing equal, effective, comprehensive, and convenient digital financial products and services to every person and organization. Huawei Mobile Money is part of Huawei’s efforts to bridge the digital divide through mobile communications technologies and digital payment platforms. This […]

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FACETS Sri Lanka the International Gem and Jewellery Show to Commence on January 2024

Asia’s premier Gem and Jewellery show is back for the 30th consecutive year. The 2024 FACETS Sri Lanka edition is showcasing to the world the wonders of Sri Lanka, tracing the historic roots of the Island’s gem and jewellery culture. Sri Lanka is renowned across the world for being a treasure trove for gems, producing […]

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Alumex PLC Empowers Local Fabricator Community, Leads Capability Development Sphere

Alumex PLC, the leading aluminium manufacturer in Sri Lanka, announced the conclusion of a successful programme for its Lumin Certified Fabricators Club – an exclusive community recognising the most skilled and certified fabricators for Lumin products. With an unwavering commitment to supporting the local fabricator community since 1986, Alumex has revolutionised the aluminium sector and […]

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Huawei OceanStor: First-Ever Storage Product to Get DEKRA Product Carbon Footprint Certificate and DEKRA Seal Certificate

Huawei OceanStor Dorado All-Flash Storage is the world’s first data storage product to get a DEKRA Certificate for ISO14067 carbon footprint compliance as well as much-valued DEKRA Seal Certificates that can be affixed on the products. DEKRA is one of the world’s leading expert organizations in the testing, inspection, and certification sector. This pioneering achievement […]

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Kubota DC-93G: Leading the Paddy Harvesting Revolution

Hayleys Agriculture Holdings Limited proudly unveiled its latest agricultural harvesting technology- the Kubota DC-93G Combine Harvester. On the 27th of July 2023, the company celebrated a significant milestone as they handed over the first machine to a proud customer, Mr. D Sarath Jayaratne from Polonnaruwa, marking the beginning of a new era in harvesting efficiency […]

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Hemas FMCG partners with Clean Ocean Force for a beach clean-up at Crow Island

Demonstrating its continuous commitment to collecting plastic and tackling marine plastic pollution, Hemas FMCG joined hands with Clean Ocean Force for an extensive beach cleanup on 22nd July 2023, at Crow Island Beach, with the enthusiastic participation of its employees, interns from the MAS-Dialog-Hemas Summer Interns Programme, Rotaract Club of Colombo Regent and Universal College […]

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Hayleys Solar partners with Watchtower Sri Lanka to Construct 2MWh Battery Backup System with solar PV in Sri Lanka

On May 18th 2023, Hayleys Solar, the renewable energy arm of Hayleys Fentons, partnered with Watchtower Sri Lanka to construct a 2MWh battery backup system powered by solar PV, designed to provide energy independence, offering up to three days of uninterrupted power. This landmark project marks a significant milestone for the renewable energy sector in […]

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Unilever’s Lever Ayush takes centre stage as a Main Partner of the Inaugural Wedaduru Abhiman Presidential Ayurveda Awards ceremony.

Unilever Sri Lanka’s flagship Ayurveda brand, Lever Ayush joined hands with the Department of Ayurveda as a main partner for the recently held “Wedaduru Abhiman, Presidential Ayurveda Award Ceremony” which was organised for the first time in history by the Department of Ayurveda under the Ministry of Health. Wedaduru Abhiman is a program that recognizes […]

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Prásara Commits to take Hela Osu to the Next Generation with the new Herbarium

Prásara, the Hela Osu infused wellness brand from Hemas Manufacturing, proudly opened its all-new Herbarium on the 5th July 2023 in Dankotuwa. This all-new Herbarium consists over 200 unique Hela Osu plants and was designed to serve as a hub for education and research, welcoming schools and universities to explore the wonders of Sri Lanka’s […]

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Financial services industry veteran Sunimal Weerasooriya joins the advisory board of the global cybersecurity firm, Scybers

Scybers Inc, the global cybersecurity firm, today announced the addition of Sunimal Weerasooriya, a highly experienced financial services technology professional, to its global advisory board. With over 30 years of industry expertise, Sunimal brings a wealth of knowledge in financial services, electronic payments, automated clearing houses/payment infrastructure, information security, business process outsourcing, cash management, and […]

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NFVI Competitiveness Report Released by GlobalData: Huawei Ranks First for Fourth Consecutive Years with Full Scores in All Dimensions

GlobalData, a world-renowned consulting firm, recently released a report entitled “Network Function Virtualization Infrastructure (NFVI)/Telco Cloud Infrastructure: Competitive Landscape Assessment”. The report evaluates global telco cloud platform vendors in terms of architecture, carrier-grade capabilities, management, market momentum, performance, and professional services. Huawei telco cloud solution was once again named the “Leader” among its peers for […]

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HUTCH promotes sustainable and organic agriculture at Walpola Engineering Complex

HUTCH, the pioneering telecom operator in Sri Lanka, remains steadfast in its commitment to supporting its workforce amid the prevailing economic challenges. In line with its comprehensive range of initiatives, HUTCH has introduced a highly commendable measure to support its employees by establishing a sustainable vegetable plot at its 8-acre engineering complex situated at Walpola, […]

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Hayleys Solar Empowers Crystal Martin to Achieve Key Milestone in Renewable Energy Efforts

In a powerful display of collective commitment to address climate change and promote sustainable practices, Hayleys Solar, the leading renewable energy arm of Hayleys Fentons and the country’s No.1 solar provider, joins forces with Crystal Martin Ceylon Group to embark on the second phase of a groundbreaking solar installation project. With a total project investment […]

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Huawei announces royalty rates for its patent license programs

The company promotes IP protection, striking a balance between technology innovation and adoption Huawei, one of the world’s largest patent holders, announced royalty rates for its handsets, Wi-Fi, and Internet of Things (IoT) patent license programs on 13 July 2023. “Huawei is willing to share cutting-edge innovations in the form of patents with the world,” […]

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Innovation Takes Center Stage: The Scale-Up Shop Announces Opening of Program Applications

The Scale-Up Shop, an initiative aimed at fostering innovation in the Sri Lankan manufacturing and export sector, is thrilled to announce the opening of applications for its transformative program. The Scale-Up Shop is carried out as part of the ‘Support to Small and Medium Enterprises in the Organic Agriculture Sector’ Programme jointly co-financed by the […]

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Huawei hosts challenge to develop machine learning models that cut energy consumption of base stations

A problem statement Huawei introduced as part of a competition at the recent AI for Good Global Summit, the leading United Nations platform for inclusive dialogue on AI, seeks to raise awareness on the role of AI in combating climate change. This problem statement is part of a series of competitions curated by United Nations […]

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First Capital Colombo Investor Symposium Concludes with Great Success

First Capital, the pioneering investment institution and non-bank market leader in primary dealing, successfully concluded the 8th edition of the First Capital Colombo Symposium 2023, one of the largest investor symposiums ever held in Sri Lanka. The event themed “Invest with Impact, Seize Capital Market Opportunities” took place on July 4th, 2023, at the Shangri-La […]

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Hayleys Fentons ICT and NEC Japan Launch Groundbreaking Event to Drive Hospitality Innovation in Sri Lanka

▪ Aims to revolutionize the way technology drives hospitality experiences ▪ Unveiled “Smart Hospitality” trends, including Smart Check-in  ▪ Expected benefits include up to 15% increase in revenue generation for hotels  Hayleys Fentons ICT, Sri Lanka’s pioneering PABX (Private Automatic Branch Exchange) communication system service provider, joined forces with NEC Japan, a multinational technology and […]

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DIMO Healthcare Introduces ZEISS SLT Revolutionizing Glaucoma Treatment in Sri Lanka

DIMO, a leading diversified conglomerate in Sri Lanka, is pleased to announce the successful introduction of ZEISS Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty (SLT) technology through its esteemed healthcare arm, DIMO Healthcare. This groundbreaking laser treatment has revolutionized the management of glaucoma by effectively controlling the internal pressure of the eye through a single procedure, significantly reducing the […]

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Cross border co-operation is key to stopping illegal migration

Australia’s commitment to stopping illegal people smuggling has been reinforced this week in a visit to Colombo by Commander Joint Agency Task Force Operation Sovereign Borders, Rear Admiral Justin Jones, CSC, RAN. The visit follows an Operation Sovereign Borders interception and return in early May, where 41 Sri Lankan individuals, who left from Valaichchenai, were […]

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UNIDO and Huawei launch the Global alliance on artificial intelligence for industry and manufacturing (AIM Global) at World AI Conference in Shanghai

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Huawei, and other partners officially launched the “Global Alliance on Artificial Intelligence for Industry and Manufacturing” (AIM Global) on 6 July 2023, at the sixth World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC). Led by UNIDO, AIM Global will integrate public and private partners to foster the use of and innovation […]

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Edotco Partners with HUTCH to Launch its First Advertising Panel in It’s Street Furniture Network

Hutchison Telecommunications Lanka (Private) Limited (“Hutch”), and its infrastructure partner Edotco Services Lanka (Private) Limited (“Edotco”) launched the very first advertising LED Panel in Edotco’s smart lamp pole network.      Edotco has close to 700 such smart lamp poles in the country in various key strategic locations, and this LED Advertisement is the very first commercial […]

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McLarens Lubricants introduces McMart Chain in Sri Lanka

McLarens Lubricants, a leading player in the Sri Lankan lubricant industry, is proud to announce its partnership with top dealers in Sri Lanka to unveil the groundbreaking McMart concept – an exclusive Oil Mart chain. With the opening of the inaugural outlets in Rathmalana, Kadawatha, Embilipitiya, Horana, and Boralesgamuwa, McLarens Lubricants is set to provide […]

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SINGER Sri Lanka introduces the 13th Generation Dell Inspiron laptops and Vostro desktops

SINGER, the official distributor of Dell products in Sri Lanka, officially announced the launch of 13th Generation Inspiron and Vostro Consumer and Commercial Dell devices. It marks the inaugural introduction of these devices in the country. Every Dell product purchased from SINGER is accompanied by an official Singer warranty. SINGER, as a responsible distributor, takes […]

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HUTCH Honors Top Retail partners with Gold Coins. Unveils exclusive retailer rewards card with FriMi Mastercard

HUTCH, the pioneering mobile telecom operator in Sri Lanka, hosted the highly anticipated GAURAWABHIMANA Retailer Awards Ceremony to recognize and honor the exceptional performance of its key retail partners during the first 4 months of 2023. The district-wise top-performing retail partners spanning from all over the country were awarded gold coins for their extraordinary efforts […]

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යුනිලිවර් ශ්‍රී ලංකා සමාගම ජාතික තරුණ සේවා සභාව සමඟ එක්ව තරුණ ප්‍රජාව බලගන්වයි

ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ තරුණ ප්‍රජාව සවිබලගන්වමින්, ආර්ථික සංවර්ධනය වෙනුවෙන් කැපවෙන ප්‍රධාන පෙළේ සමාගමක් වන යුනිලිවර් ශ්‍රී ලංකා ආයතනය පසුගිදා ජාතික තරුණ සේවා සභාව සමඟ එක්ව දීප ව්‍යාප්ත තරුණ ප්‍රජාව සවිබලගැන්වීමේ අරමුණින් වෘත්තීය මාර්ගෝපදේශන වැඩසටහනක්  ආරම්භ කරන ලදී. මෙම වැඩසටහනේ මූලික අරමුණ වනුයේ ශ්‍රී ලංකාව පුරා විසිරී සිටින විකුණුම් හා අලෙවිකරණ ක්ෂේත්‍රයේ රැකියා අවස්ථා සඳහා උනන්දුවෙන් පසුවන […]

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Unilever Sri Lanka signs MOU with National Youth Services Council

Unilever Sri Lanka, in its commitment to fostering economic growth and empowering young individuals, has joined hands with the National Youth Services Council to launch an island-wide career development program. This initiative aims to create job opportunities and cultivate future-fit careers in Sales & Marketing for the youth, ultimately contributing to the country’s economy. With […]

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Emerald Unveils its Exquisite Men’s Wear Store in Wattala

Emerald, Sri Lanka’s leading menswear brand, expanded its retail footprint with the opening of its latest store. Located on the 4th floor of the Damro Building, Wattala, the new store is a spacious and modern retail space that offers complete menswear solutions, including shirts, trousers, and fashion accessories.     The Wattala store will offer the entire […]

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DIMO Consolidates Power and Energy Solutions under “DIMO Energy” Brand

DIMO, a leading diversified conglomerate in Sri Lanka, is delighted to announce the realigning of its power and energy operations under the new brand identity: DIMO Energy which operates in three main pillars High Voltage Power Solution, Medium Voltage & Low Voltage Power Solutions and Renewable Energy Solutions. DIMO Energy provides comprehensive solutions in the […]

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Once again, Hayleys Agriculture asserts its dominance in the market for Four-Wheel tractors.

Hayleys Agriculture’s continued dominance in tractor registrations for the second continuous month reinforces its reputation as the go-to choose for farmers seeking reliable and high-quality agricultural machinery solutions. Solidifying its position as the preferred choice, Hayleys Agriculture retains its market dominance in 4-wheel tractor registrations for the months of April and May 2023, with the […]

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CMTA proposes Sustainable Approach to Vehicle Imports

The Ceylon Motor Traders Association (CMTA) has taken a proactive stance to address recent rumors surrounding the reinstatement of vehicle imports. With a focus on benefiting the economy, meeting mobility needs of masses, and ensuring government revenue, the CMTA has submitted a comprehensive proposal to the relevant authorities. The proposal, divided into two key parts, […]

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4 Hatch Startups Secure Significant Funding Igniting the Local Startup Ecosystem

Four Hatch startups: Hyperglade, Miris by Islandmom, True by Tina and Feelo have acquired funding to take their businesses to the next level. The most significant of these funding opportunities came  from Silicon Valley investor Tim Draper who funded Hyperglade with  USD350,000 proving that the local entrepreneurial talent among Hatch startups are capable of making […]

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Huawei, 3GPP, and International Partners Launch a 5G-Advanced Core Promotion Initiative

The 5G-Advanced Core Industry Forum — hosted by China Academy of Information and Communications Technology (CAICT) and co-hosted by Huawei — was held at the China National Convention Center during the 31st PT Expo China. One of the most influential ICT industry events in Asia, PT Expo China gathers thought leaders and specialists from all […]

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Hayleys Solar powers Emjay International (Pvt) Ltd’s renewable energy transition

Hayleys Solar, the renewable energy arm of Hayleys Fentons, has completed phase 1 of the grid-tied rooftop solar PV system for Emjay International (Pvt) Ltd, a leading apparel manufacturer. This project covered Emjay’s manufacturing facilities located at Karandagolla, Kurunegala, and Panwila, Kandy. The project is part of Emjay’s ‘Mihiliya’ sustainability initiative to create energy-efficient and […]

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Riyelta Motorcycle and Three-wheeler Batteries, now from Singer Outlets

Singer Sri Lanka PLC, the leading retailer of consumer durables in the country, has partnered with Leader Group of companies to be the official distributor for Riyelta batteries in Sri Lanka. The recently unveiled product lineup caters to both motorcycles and three-wheelers. These batteries, produced in Sri Lanka, using advanced German technology, offer Sri Lankan […]

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Unmatched Luxury and Wildlife: Uga Chena Huts Named Best Small Hotel in the World – Trip Advisor 2023

Uga Chena Huts, an esteemed property under the renowned Uga hospitality group, proudly announced its remarkable achievement as the recipient of the prestigious Best of the Best Trip Advisor Award 2023. Excelling as the only Sri Lankan hotel to be ranked No. 8 in the small hotels – world category, No. 2 in the small […]

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VIVYA’s new under eye gel and scrub set to transform Sri Lankan skincare routines

Vivya ,Sri Lanka’s first-ever heirloom rice-infused skincare brand  recently added two more new products to it’s portfolio; The Vivya Under Eye gel and face scrub were launched to provide more targeted solutions to solve for under eye dark circles and dullness of skin. The Vivya restoring under eye gel and brightening face scrub were developed […]

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Changing Communities : AIESEC in Sri Lanka successfully completes Project Youth4SriLanka

Image Caption : Conducting the Workshop for Project Techzoid at S.Thomas Girls School Matara. As a prominent youth run organization of Sri Lanka, AIESEC in Sri Lanka has successfully completed the large-scale SDG Facilitation project Youth4Sri Lanka. The project that spanned five months covered over 10 districts, engaged over 500 youth, worked with many stakeholders […]

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hSenidBiz invests in People and Markets, setting foundation for FY24

hSenid Business Solutions (hBS) reported its results for the period ended 31March 2023, with revenues up 32.7 percent year-over-year for FY23. Topline growth was supported by its core PeoplesHR Cloud offering, followed by Tracking Solutions. Recurring revenues accounted for 49.0 percent, driven by PeoplesHR Cloud. Region-wise, APAC and Sri Lanka contributed strongly to topline growth. […]

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PRISL’s Convocation Ceremony Highlights Commitment to Quality Education and Career Development

Building Capacity for the Rubber and Plastics Industry: Contributing to Economic Growth and National Prosperity… The Plastics & Rubber Institute of Sri Lanka (PRISL) hosted its glamorous convocation event recently at the BMICH, honoring the achievements of its graduating students. It was a Remarkable occasion, showcasing the institute’s commitment to excellence in the field of […]

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Boutique Agency Network unveils groundbreaking AI tools to enhance the power of the marketing communications industry.

Boutique Agency Network, a renowned leader in data-driven advertising, proudly announces the launch of their groundbreaking AI tools, which marks a significant milestone in the advertising industry. Along with their all-new, cutting-edge AI tool, “The Boutique Alchemist”, the agency aims to establish itself as a pioneer in the industry for AI-powered econometric modeling. The agency […]

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Fameology: Revolutionizing the entertainment landscape with a cutting-edge ecosystem.

Fameology is an all-new entertainment ecosystem with global reach that specializes in bridging the gap between clients and consumers by combining creativity, media, data and modern technology. Fameology assists local and international businesses in the entertainment industry generate revenue and scaling returns via digital platforms. Fameology’s primary mission is to facilitate fruitful collaborations between entertainment […]

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Huawei seeks shared growth with eco-system partners in digital economy

Huawei Technologies, the Chinese tech giant, stated that it intends to continue exploring opportunities for joint growth and shared success in the digital economy with its Asia-Pacific business partners. The Huawei Asia Pacific Partners Conference 2023, hosted by Huawei APAC, began at the Shangri-La Hotel in Shenzhen, China, an emerging tech city and the headquarters […]

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DIMO Enhances its Digital Presence with an All-New User-Friendly Website

DIMO, a leading diversified conglomerate in Sri Lanka, has recently launched its all-new website, www.dimolanka.com, aimed at enhancing its digital presence and offering its customers and stakeholders a comprehensive and user-friendly experience.   The website showcases DIMO’s ten main sectors, which include Agriculture, Building Services, Construction, Digital, Education, Healthcare, Home & Garden, Industrial, Mobility, Power, Energy […]

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First Capital Holdings PLC delivers Extraordinary Financial Performance, setting a New Benchmark in its Four-Decade Legacy.

First Capital Holdings PLC (the Group), a member of the Janashakthi Group, announces its impressive financial results, and a remarkable turnaround from the previous year, marking the year ended 31st March 2023 its most successful in its 40-year history. The Group’s financial results exhibit an impressive feat, with a Total Comprehensive Income of Rs. 2.71Bn, […]

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Gulf Binance granted digital asset operator licenses in Thailand

Gulf Binance Co., Ltd., (“Gulf Binance”), a joint venture between Binance and Gulf Innova Co., Ltd. (“Gulf”) has been granted digital asset operator licenses by the Thailand Ministry of Finance through the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) in Thailand. Gulf Binance was established following a 2022 agreement between the two organizations to set up a […]

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Pelwatte Dairy continues its journey of saving valuable foreign exchange to the nation

Pelwatte Dairy, the leading local dairy brand in Sri Lanka that produces a range of dairy products and saves valuable foreign exchange, has unveiled its new corporate office in Colombo 3. Pelwatte Dairy’s new corporate home is located at one of the most central and  highly accessible locations along the well-known Galle Road within the […]

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NAITA-HUAWEI ICT Academy Completes Training of 260+ Telecommunication Engineers

NAITA-HUAWEI ICT Academy for Vocational Training successfully trained over 260 individuals in nine sessions by April 2023. This is the number of training youths from August 2021 to April 2023. The active sessions continued throughout the Covid-19 pandemic and the economic downturn. On April 16, 2021, Huawei began collaborating with the National Apprentice and Industrial […]

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First Capital brings their expertise to the Jaffna business community.

First Capital Holdings PLC, a Janashakthi Group company, recently joined the Jaffna International Trade Fair in the interest of spreading awareness and enhancing knowledge on investment banking products and services amongst the Jaffna business community. As a leading full-service investment institution, First Capital brought a plethora of information on investment banking and engaged with the […]

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Island Climate Initiative, USAID launch Plastic Innovation Challenge Seeking Innovative Solutions to Combat Plastic Waste

Island Climate Initiative in partnership with the National Innovation Agency, John Keells X and MAS Foundation for Change and the United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Clean Cities, Blue Ocean program, is supporting innovators to find creative new solutions to combat plastic waste with a recently launched Plastic Innovation Challenge.  Around the world 11 […]

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Binance Hosts Global Celebrations in Honor of Bitcoin Pizza Day

From Binance-style super meet-ups to online contests, the crypto exchange is celebrating Bitcoin’s famous first purchase Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, is celebrating the thirteenth anniversary of Bitcoin Pizza Day, the historic day in 2010 that a purchase of two pizzas was made in return for 10,000 Bitcoin (BTC). To celebrate this monumental day […]

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Hayleys Fentons Completes Massive Security Upgrade for Leading Commercial Banks in Record Time

In a drive to provide enhanced protection against security threats in the banking industry, Hayleys Fentons Security and Surveillance Division, a leading provider of security and surveillance solutions in Sri Lanka, has completed a milestone security upgrade project for Sampath Bank and Nations Trust Bank. The project involved the installation of state-of-the-art technology in 260 […]

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Hayleys Agriculture introduces cutting-edge Japanese technology to enhance local grain processing industry.

Hayleys Agriculture, one of Sri Lanka’s leading agricultural solutions providers, partnered with Shizuoka Seiki Japan, which has been manufacturing agricultural machinery for over 40 years and has continuously innovated advancements in grain processing technology, to introduce the all-new Shizuoka Circulation type Grain Dryer, with cutting-edge Japanese technology, in an effort to enhance the country’s grain […]

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Cloud Sovereignty Gains Momentum to Meet Growing Demands for More Secure and Compliant Cloud

VMware adds 19 sovereign cloud providers to its portfolio in APJ over the last 12 months Businesses across Southeast Asia are pivoting towards cloud sovereignty to deal with the increasing complexity of data protection and privacy regulations together with the need to transform at scale for business growth. In response to the growing demands, VMware, […]

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Revolutionising Sri Lanka’s E-mobility with Sustainable Energy: Hayleys Solar Powers up Lumala’s ‘Eco Ride’

Hayleys Solar, the renewable energy arm of Hayleys Fentons, in partnership with Lumala, a pioneering bicycle brand in Sri Lanka with a market presence of 4 decades, is looking to revolutionize the country’s e-mobility sector. This expedition, named the “Eco Ride”, took place covering a route of over 800 km extended from Point Pedro to […]

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Diva supports & empowers female entrepreneurs through an Avurudu Pola to take home made products to a wider audience.

Staying true to its purpose of empowering women to be economically  independent, Diva, a proudly Sri Lankan laundry care brand, recently organised several Avurudu pola, where female entrepreneurs who had undergone Diva’s entrepreneurial skills development programme earlier were given the opportunity to sell their products directly to consumers. Hemas paved the way for Diva to […]

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Huawei Recognized as a Customers’ Choice in 2023 Gartner Peer Insights™ Voice of the Customer for Primary Storage for Its OceanStor Dorado All-Flash Storage

With a 100% user recommendation rate and a full score of 5.0 based on 214 reviews, Huawei was recognized a 2023 Customers’ Choice in the Gartner Peer Insights™ Voice of the Customer for Primary Storage for its OceanStor Dorado all-flash storage. As part of the evaluation process, Huawei OceanStor Dorado all-flash storage was reviewed by […]

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DIMO honoured with silver trophy at the Presidential Environment Awards

DIMO took home the Silver Trophy in the Vehicle Servicing category at the Presidential Environment Awards 2021-2022, which was held recently. The award was presented to the DIMO Logistics Centre, Weliweriya, for their outstanding contribution towards environmental conservation. DIMO Logistics Centre adopts various conservation practices to minimize its impact on the environment. Utilization of energy […]

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Hon. Dilum Amunugama appoints Country Representative to Japan

The Ministry of Investment Promotion recently appointed Country Representatives in selected countries. While Country Representatives had been appointed to India, Malaysia, United Arab Emirates, South Korea, Maldives, Qatar and Great Britain as of March 1st 2023, Japan became the latest addition. Mr. Sajeev Rajaputhra was appointed as the first Country Representative of Sri Lanka to […]

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Asriel Marketing Pvt Ltd powers “Culinary Art Food Expo 2023’’

Asriel Marketing Pvt Ltd. is geared to power the highly anticipated “Culinary Art Food Expo 2023” as the events Diamond Sponsor. An annual event, the “Culinary Art Food Expo’ was inaugurated in 1988 with a mere 75 competitors. Today, the competition has grown tremendously over the years, with nearly 1000 participants competing for gold, silver, […]

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HyperGlade Secures USD 350,000 from Tim Draper’s Draper Associates, Bolstering Sri Lankan Startup Ecosystem

Sri Lankan Web3 and blockchain firm, HyperGlade, announced it has raised USD 350,000 in funding from Silicon Valley investor Tim Draper’s venture capital firm, Draper Associates, as a part of their seed investment round. The investment reinforces HyperGlade’s innovative Web3 migration solutions for Web2 firms and highlights the potential of the Sri Lankan startup ecosystem. […]