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Galle Face Weddings – An ‘enchanting’ ever after….

The Galle Face Hotel, having witnessed many wedding ceremonies in its hallowed halls over centuries, is now introducing a new wedding experience, giving emphasis to its deep-rooted vintage Ceylonese history. With years of experience in creating luxury wedding experiences from across the world, the hotel’s management team, namely Mr. Antony Paton – General Manager, has…

(0)Comments | May 25, 2015 12:12 pm

Improving Quality of Life of the chronically ill: Nawaloka’s Palliative Care Team shows the way

Nawaloka Hospitals recently launched Sri Lanka’s first dedicated Palliative care unit in the private sector to offer exceptional patient and family-centered care. The World Health Organization defines Palliative care as improving the quality of life of patients and their families through the prevention and relief of suffering. This is done through early identification, impeccable assessment…

(0)Comments | May 25, 2015 12:02 pm

MasterCard applauds Sri Lankan Apparel Sector’s employee welfare initiatives

MasterCard Country Manager for Sri Lanka and Maldives, Mr. R.B. Santosh Kumar recently met the Secretary General of the Joint Apparel Association Forum (JAAF), Mr. Tuli Cooray and discussed the Ransalu Pranama worker welfare program. Mr. Jumar Preena, Chief Executive Officer of CH17, the initiative’s owner and implementer agency was also present at the meeting….

(0)Comments | May 25, 2015 11:59 am

Sri Lankan student wins prestigious international award at Intel ISEF 2015

K.A.S. Subodha Sewwandi, 17, of Bomiriya Central College Kaduwela has won a prestigious award at this year’s Intel International Science and Engineering Fair(Intel ISEF), a program of Society for Science and the Public.  Subodha received a Fourth Place Award of $500 in the Engineering Mechanics: Mechanical Engineering category for the project ‘Supporting Rod to Climb…

(0)Comments | May 22, 2015 2:20 pm

Union Assurance General continues to create awareness on Road Safety

Union Assurance General Limited (UAG) the recently acquired arm of Fairfax Asia Limited continues to actively create awareness on Road Safety as a part of their CSR strategy. UAG operates on a platform of Safety, hence all CSR activities undertaken in this regard are intended to create a communal sense of trust towards their brand….

(0)Comments | May 22, 2015 2:13 pm launches Free App, enhancing customer experience, Sri Lanka’s largest online market place, announced the launch of the site’s all new mobile application (app). The app has been designed to offer a high quality user experience and to facilitate direct access to the site once it has been downloaded free of charge from the Google Playstore. With Internet users on the…

(0)Comments | May 22, 2015 2:08 pm

Eat Right introduces more healthy options to the Lifestyle Menu

Colombo’s fastest growing health food delivery, Eat Right recently added brand new healthy meal options for breakfast, lunch and dinner on their Lifestyle Menu, in order to cater to a discerning clientele. The already extensive lifestyle and weight loss menus have enabled many in the metropolis to lose 5-10% of their existing weight and live…

(0)Comments | May 22, 2015 2:03 pm

Dulux Pentalite reaffirms supremacy with enhanced ProCover Technology

Dulux Pentalite, the cutting edge decorative paint from global industry leader AkzoNobel Paints was recently re-launched with an enhanced brand delivery at a spectacular event attended by over 900 industry partners. The re-launch is the result of further innovation of the product by parent company AkzoNobel, who have studied the specific Sri Lankan context and…

(0)Comments | May 21, 2015 9:59 pm

Kashmi – Sri Lankan developed mobile payment platform to transform Singapore market

Singapore’s digital payment landscape is on the verge of a revolution with the launch of Kashmi (pronounced Cash-Me) – a mobile peer-to-peer payment platform developed by a team of Sri Lankans. The application enables users to transfer money on the spot and free of charge via smart phones and has already sparked interest from regional…

(0)Comments | May 21, 2015 9:44 pm

Dreamron College of Art and Beauty creates opportunities to study in Japan

The Dreamron College of Art and Beauty, a member of the Dreamron Group of Companies, has embarked on a new journey to assist those wanting to pursue their higher education in Japan and worldwide. To this end, they have partnered with Japanese Language schools, technical colleges and prestigious Universities. Students interested are required to participate…

(0)Comments | May 20, 2015 12:33 pm