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Hemas Hospitals Laboratory Services expands; 34th laboratory opened in Akuressa

The country’s largest and fastest-growing laboratory chain, Hemas Hospitals Laboratory Services, has expanded further with the opening of its 34th laboratory in Akuressa recently. The new fully-automated laboratory which requires minimum human intervention (thus increasing accuracy of medical testing) will enable people of the area to conveniently obtain more accurate, reliable and faster medical laboratory…

(0)Comments | December 21, 2015 12:06 pm

Huawei Smartphones revenue surpass LKR 500 million in November

Huawei, Sri Lanka’s fastest growing smartphone announced that its sales in the month of November reached LKR 500 million, which is an increase of 200% compared to FY14. A series of aggressive marketing promotion campaigns and the introduction of innovative products such as the G7 Plus, Y6 and the Honor range have propelled the brand…

(0)Comments | December 21, 2015 10:50 am

SriLankan Airlines presents ‘Christmas on Wings’ for the 32nd time

SriLankan Airlines once again presents its Yuletide extravaganza of music, dance, drama and prayer, ‘Christmas on Wings’, featuring the talented members of the staff of the National Carrier. Held for the 32nd consecutive year, Christmas on Wings will be at the Bishop’s College Auditorium on December 19, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Entrance…

(0)Comments | December 18, 2015 2:14 pm

Sri Lanka Junior Open Golf Championship 2015 – Januka Dilshan Wins Coveted National Title

15 year old Januka Dilshan played brilliant golf in tough conditions to take the coveted national title at the Sri Lanka Junior Open Golf Championship 2015, concluded at the Royal Colombo Golf Club. He shot 72, 74, 79 over the three rounds, playing 12 over par. Prashan Peiris came with a good last round score…

(0)Comments | December 18, 2015 12:05 pm

New DHL APAC Innovation Center develops drones and other game-changing logistics solutions to promote collaborative innovation in the region

DHL, the world’s leading logistics provider, recently launched its Asia Pacific Innovation Center (APIC) in Singapore, to offer a visionary view of the logistics world, and develop innovative solutions to meet evolving supply chain needs. The multi-million dollar facility is DHL’s first innovation center outside of Germany, and the first dedicated center for innovative logistics…

(0)Comments | December 17, 2015 10:04 pm

The Best Western Elyon Colombo launches seasonal promotions

The Best Western Elyon Colombo recently announced the launch of its seasonal promotions with special emphasis on providing high quality, affordable experiences for the entire family. Featuring holiday themed a la carte and buffet lunches and dinners at the Bistro Restaurant and the City Lights rooftop bar – the hotels focus is on ensuring that…

(0)Comments | December 17, 2015 1:06 pm

Shay International receives prestigious best ‘Own-Brand’ award at Mercedes Benz Fashion and Apparel Awards

One of Colombo’s trendiest clothing stores, Shay International recently secured the prestigious award for Best ‘Own-Brand’ recently at the Mercedes Benz Fashion and Apparel Awards. The judging of winners at the top-notch awards show was carried out by an expert panel of international judges based on their strength in design, creativity and fashion sense. Shay…

(0)Comments | December 17, 2015 1:01 pm

Pelwatte Dairy brings fresh Sri Lankan goodness this holiday season

Pelwatte Dairy Industries Ltd, a leading manufacturer of locally produced dairy products is all set to offer discerning consumers fresh Sri Lankan goodness this holiday season. Locally produced full cream milk powder, butter, a variety of yoghurt and ice cream are among the list of products churned out at the Pelwatte Dairy’s factory in Buttala….

(0)Comments | December 17, 2015 12:31 pm

Janashakthi wins Gold at SLITAD People Development Awards 2015

Janashakthi Insurance PLC emerged victorious at the Sri Lanka Institute of Training & Development (SLITAD) People Development Awards 2015 held in Colombo recently. Walking away with the Gold award on the evening, this is the third consecutive year that Janashakthi Insurance has won an award at the prestigious event. “At Janashakthi, we firmly believe that…

(0)Comments | December 17, 2015 12:22 pm

Commercial Bank celebrates Christmas with carol service

Staffers of the Commercial Bank of Ceylon displayed another facet of their versatility recently, when they celebrated the advent of Christmas at the Bank’s annual carol service. A 60-strong choir entertained guests at the Bishop’s College auditorium at the event, themed ‘Miracle in a manger.’ Music for the event was provided by a band made…

(0)Comments | December 17, 2015 11:20 am