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The Galle Face Hotel honours Mothers at 1864

“All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.” – Abraham Lincoln The Galle Face Hotel, in line with their celebrations to honour all Mothers who are the epitome of our lives, announced a special Mother’s Day buffet lunch at its signature fine dining restaurant 1864, on 10 May 2015….

(0)Comments | May 8, 2015 5:11 pm

Five Sri Lankan students depart for Intel ISEF 2015

Minister of Education, Hon. Akila Viraj Kariyawasam met with the winners of the Sri Lanka Science and Engineering Fair (SLSEF) 2015, who will shortly be traveling to the United States to participate in the annual Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. M. Sivatharshan from Hartley College Jaffna, and runner-up K.A.S. Subodha Sewwandi of Bomiriya Central…

(0)Comments | May 7, 2015 8:14 pm

Microimage HCM Asia shines spotlight on Tech Challenges Facing HR Leaders

Kuala Lumpur: Microimage HCM Asia, a joint venture partner of OMESTI Group, flagged up the many technology challenges faced by HR leaders in today’s market at the recent inaugural MIHRM Technology Congress in Kuala Lumpur. Harsha Purasinghe, Director of Microimage HCM Asia said, “This was a great opportunity to share technology challenges that HR leaders…

(0)Comments | May 7, 2015 8:03 pm

Rainco in partnership with Triad unveils their Umbrella Pandal at ‘Gangarama Vesak Kalapaya’ for sixth consecutive year

Rainco and its creative partner Triad (Pvt) Ltd. once again unveiled an engaging vesak pandal at the Gangarama Vesak Kalapaya in Colombo.  The creative idea was derived from the story of Prince Nanda, (the son of Lord Buddha’s step mother) who was betrothed to Janapada Kalyani, a beauty queen. Under the guidance of Lord Buddha,…

(0)Comments | May 7, 2015 11:03 am

Ceylinco Insurance announces record 200% dividend of original share price to its shareholders

Ceylinco Insurance, the market leader in the Sri Lanka’s insurance industry, announced an unparalleled dividend of Rs 20/- per share to its shareholders for the year 2014, which is a 200% dividend of the original share price. This is also an increase of 25%, of the dividend declared in 2013. Ceylinco Insurance said that the…

(0)Comments | May 7, 2015 10:49 am

Amãna Bank relocates Akurana Branch

Amãna Bank recently relocated its Akurana Branch to a more spacious and customer friendly location at No. 204/1 Matale Road, Akurana amidst a gathering of distinguished invitees and customers. With the relocation, Amãna Bank’s Akurana Branch offers added facilities such as an Exclusive Ladies Unit, Extended Banking up to 4.00pm, Safety Deposit Lockers and also…

(0)Comments | May 7, 2015 10:42 am

Old and new worlds collide at South Asia Textile Industries Lanka Fashion Show

Topping Sri Lanka’s high society calender, the annual Horse Racing Festival in Nuwara Eliya is a spectacle not to be missed. With all the pomp and pageantry, and fashion, befitting a truly international racing derby, this event is today still supremely popular with both young and young at heart, even despite its roots stemming from…

(0)Comments | May 6, 2015 3:24 pm

Hayleys Group celebrates Vesak

The Hayleys Group celebrated Vesak at the Group Headquarters situated at Deans Road on May 3rd. The evening’s proceedings included Bhakthi gee sung by the members of the staff and many dhanselas contributed by Group companies for the public which was well attended by Chairman & Chief Executive Mohan Pandithage, members of the Group Management…

(0)Comments | May 5, 2015 4:41 pm

The Ceylon Motor Show 2015 – Sri Lanka’s Official Motor Show set to shift into high gear

The Ceylon Motor Show 2015, organized by the Ceylon Motor Traders Association and the Classic Car Club of Ceylon is set to take center stage from 8th to the 10th of May 2015 at the BMICH. Taking place from 5.00pm to 11.00pm on Friday and 11.00am to 11.00pm on Saturday and Sunday, the motor show…

(0)Comments | May 5, 2015 4:19 pm

Commercial Credit Women’s Basketball Team emerges champions

The Commercial Credit Women’s Basketball Team emerged overall champions of the 10th Ram Ratnavale MSBA Knockout Basketball Tournament 2015 beating the Nations Trust Bank Team 42-39 in a nail-biting and keenly played match at the Henry Pedris Courts recently. The champion team comprises (from left) Sandunika Wijesekera, Dewni Himansani, Taniya Fernando, Mishika Gunawijeya, Erandi Rajapakshe,…

(0)Comments | May 5, 2015 3:57 pm