Was Sapphire weighing several kilos really discovered in Ratnapura? – Video Interview

There were recent rumors that a Blue Sapphire weighing several kilogrammes had been discovered in Ratnapura and that it had been secretly taken to the USA. During an analytical discussion on Sri Lanka’s gems and precious stones sector, Adaderanabiz inquired about this particular incident from Armil Sammoon who is the Chairman of Foreign Promotions Division…

(0)Comments | June 9, 2015 1:43 pm

2016 G11 BMW 7 Series pictures and details leaked!

So much for the planned June 10 global unveiling. The 2016 G11 BMW 7 Series has been leaked online, with very revealing official pictures (presumably) accidentally uploaded to BMW’s Austrian website. More than just pictures, technical details – including the long options list – are now known too. The overall look of BMW’s upcoming answer…

(0)Comments | June 8, 2015 2:59 am

Gota tells how Colombo was made World’s No. 01 City

The City of Colombo has gained the No. 01 spot among the fastest developing cities in the world during the six years from 2009 to 2015. In annual survey carried out by Master Card under its MasterCard Global Destinations Cities Index has based its findings on the growth of tourist arrivals to these cities.

(0)Comments | June 6, 2015 11:06 am

This is how Sri Lankan tuna is exported around the world –Video

Tropic Fisheries Sri Lanka is a fish processing plant that deals in the processing of high grade tuna and other fishery products. They are one of the major exporters of Sri Lankan tuna to the world. Here we look at the production process carried out under strict guidelines and health standards.

(0)Comments | June 5, 2015 4:58 pm

Government green light for Katunayake Airport development

The government is preparing to sign the Rs. 48,969 million loan agreements with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) for the construction of the second phase of the development work for the Bandaranaike International Airport. The Cabinet has approved the signing of this agreement and the government says by this construction and extending the facilities…

(0)Comments | May 29, 2015 9:36 am

Opening of Outer Circular highway’s Kaduwela-Kadawatha stretch delayed

The Kaduwela to Kadawatha 8.9 kilometre stretch of the Outer Circular highway which connects the Southern Expressway at Kottawa under its second phase and on which the former government had already started work and was scheduled to be completed and declared open this month (May) has been reportedly been delayed till June. A spokesman from…

(0)Comments | May 26, 2015 5:40 pm

Shangri-La launches Rs. 200 million luxury apartments in Colombo

The Hong Kong based Shangri-La Group has launched its luxury apartments being constructed under its USD 608 million investment mixed development project at Galle Face in Colombo. The prices of these luxury apartments range from USD 700,000 (approximately Rs. 95 million) to USD 1.5 million (approximately Rs. 204 million) each, says Shangri-La. According to the…

(0)Comments | May 23, 2015 1:52 pm

Adult dating site hack exposes sexual secrets of millions

More than 3.5 million people’s sexual preferences, fetishes and secrets have been exposed after dating site Adult FriendFinder was hacked. Already, some of the adult website’s customers are being identified by name. Adult FriendFinder asks customers to detail their interests and, based on those criteria, matches people for sexual encounters. The site, which boasts 64…

(0)Comments | May 23, 2015 1:45 pm

Foreigner to fill SriLankan vacancy after CEO Kapila’s resignation?

Applications have been called for from suitably qualified Sri Lankans or foreigners to permanently fill the vacant posts of Chief Executive Officer and Chief Commercial Officer at the national carrier SriLankan Airlines. The deadline for the close of applications has been given as 14 days from the date the advertisement is published. SriLankan Airlines Chief…

(0)Comments | May 22, 2015 5:59 pm

Kia redefines space with launch of all-new Grand Carnival MPV in Sri Lanka – (More Photos)

A new definition of space will soon be on Sri Lanka’s roads with the entry of the all-new Kia Grand Carnival Multi-purpose Vehicle (MPV) which was unveiled at a colourful outdoor event at the Independence Arcade recently. Designed to comfortably seat seven people with the use of a combination of stand-up and pop-up sinking seats,…

(0)Comments | May 8, 2015 10:43 am