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Virtusa’s Employee Engagement Practices lauded at SHRM India HR Awards

Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU), a global business consulting and IT outsourcing company that combines innovation, technology leadership and industry solutions to transform the customer experience, was awarded special recognition in the “Excellence in Human Resource – South Asia (Excluding India) & Middle East” category at the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) India HR awards….

(0)Comments | December 15, 2014 2:31 pm

Holcim Awards 2014 winners for Asia Pacific announced in Jakarta

Top sustainable construction projects focus on local context and enhancing communities The winning projects of the Holcim Awards 2014 Asia Pacific show how building with sustainable construction in mind can enhance the region’s human, natural and economic performance. A bird sanctuary in Thailand, a locally-adapted orphanage in Nepal, and a community library in Sri Lanka…

(0)Comments | December 12, 2014 8:28 pm

CN Steel assures strength with Thermex high quality German technology

One of Sri Lanka’s largest steel manufacturers, CN Steel affirmed its commitment to produce fine quality steel bars and rods of high yield strength using the state-of-the-art QST technology by Thermex, the globally recognised German company that produces steel designed to suit all construction needs that vary from homes and high-rise buildings to bridges and…

(0)Comments | December 12, 2014 8:22 pm

MasterCard Appoints R.B. Santosh Kumar as Country Manager, Sri Lanka and Maldives

Set to open dedicated country office to mark 25 years in Sri Lanka  MasterCard announced the appointment of R. B. Santosh Kumar to the role of country manager, Sri Lanka and Maldives. Marking 25 years of bringing world-class secure payment solutions to the market, MasterCard has also announced plans to launch a local representative office…

(0)Comments | December 12, 2014 5:19 pm

Tropic of Linen to open boutique at Wijerama Road in Colombo

Home-grown clothing label, Tropic of Linen, is set to open a boutique in Colombo on December 13, 2014. Specialising in premium linen apparel for men and women, Tropic of Linen has been retailing at the Orchid House, at the historic Galle Fort heritage site, for over seven years. However the opening of the Colombo boutique,…

(0)Comments | December 12, 2014 5:00 pm

Triad – Emagewise clients sweep Annual Report Awards

14 Gold, 10 Silver and 8 Bronze Accolades  The Emagewise portfolio of clients performed exceptionally well at the 50th Annual Report Awards, claiming 14 gold awards, including the coveted Gold Award for overall excellence in Annual Financial Reporting for John Keells Holdinsg PLC and the Overall Bronze for Sampath Bank PLC. The awards, organised by…

(0)Comments | December 12, 2014 4:53 pm

Asian Alliance Insurance Annual Report Adjudged as One of the Best Top 3 Reports in the Insurance Sector

Asian Alliance Insurance PLC which is part of the Softlogic Group is proud to announce that its Annual Report was awarded Bronze in the Insurance Sector at the 50th Annual Report Awards Competition conducted by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka at a glittering event that took place at the Nelum Pokuna Theater…

(0)Comments | December 12, 2014 4:46 pm

Kumar de Silva’s Etiquette Training gains popularity among corporates

Veteran media and public relations consultant Kumar de Silva’s newest venture – Corporate Etiquette Training – has proved to be a great success among a large number of corporates ever since his recent entry into this challenging arena.  “The response has been fabulous and very encouraging as more and more corporate entities now pay detailed…

(0)Comments | December 11, 2014 2:27 pm – Sri Lanka’s online TV guide launch with instant success, a website that allows Sri Lankans to be up to date with their daily television schedule, was launched recently with support to all major TV stations in Sri Lanka. This online TV guide will allow people to be informed and updated on all TV programs of all the channels available in Sri Lanka. With…

(0)Comments | December 11, 2014 2:24 pm

UML announces premium services at their workshops

Service and auto repairs for 70,000 + vehicles this year   Rising to the challenge of an expanding market, United Motors Lanka PLC (UML) stated that their service repair workshop at Orugodawatte and islandwide had so far provided auto repairs and services to over 70,000 vehicles this year. A leader in the automobile business in…

(0)Comments | December 11, 2014 2:19 pm