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Hirdaramani Group partners with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Make Fashion Circular initiative

Hirdaramani Group recently strengthened its sustainability pledge by joining the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Make Fashion Circular initiative. With this, the company joins with influential fashion industry stakeholders including brands, cities, philanthropists, NGOs, and innovators to collaborate around the initiative’s aim to create a new textiles economy, aligned with the principles of the circular economy. The…

(0)Comments | April 7, 2019 2:59 pm

Capital TRUST acquires Taxiyak and launches Taxiya 

~ Enters the taxi hailing app market to become a leading Sri Lankan mobility provider Capital TRUST Mobility Solutions (Pvt) Ltd, a subsidiary of Capital TRUST Holdings Limited is launching Taxiya, a mobile taxi hailing service. Focusing on safety, reliability, customer convenience and enhanced benefits to the drivers, Taxiya is set to zoom into the…

(0)Comments | April 6, 2019 11:34 am

Hemas Hospitals Wattala launches the most advanced Fertility Centre in Sri Lanka

Hemas Hospitals, the first and only hospital chain in Sri Lanka to have been accredited from the Australian Council on Health Standards (ACHSI), today opened the doors to an expansive state-of-the-art Fertility Centre offering a range of fertility services in addition to screenings and diagnostic services. Equipped with the latest machinery and facilities available in…

(0)Comments | April 6, 2019 11:28 am

Bocuse d’Or Sri Lanka 2019 kicks off with Master-Class Featuring Michelin-Starred Chef

Bocuse d’Or Sri Lanka’s selection of candidates for the culinary world’s most prestigious competition began on the 1st of April with a master class featuring Michelin-starred Chef Roland Debuyst. The event was held at the Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism and Hospitality Management (SLITHM) Auditorium in Colombo under the patronage of Minister of Tourism and…

(0)Comments | April 6, 2019 11:19 am

edotco wins ‘Asia Pacific Telecoms Tower Company of The Year’ Award by Frost & Sullivan for third year running

~ Honoured for excellence in industry, innovation, sustainability and community development  Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – edotco Group (“edotco”), the leading end to end integrated telecommunications infrastructure services company, was presented with the Frost & Sullivan’s award of “Asia Pacific Telecoms Tower Company of the Year” for 2019. This is the third consecutive year the company…

(0)Comments | April 6, 2019 11:06 am

PAYable kick starts regional expansion with Bangladesh presence

PAYable, Sri Lanka’s breakthrough mobile commerce platform, announced that it has now officially launched its presence in Bangladesh. PAYable (Pvt) Ltd., formerly CBA Solutions (Pvt) Ltd., has partnered with Norville Pte. Ltd. to bring the company’s cutting-edge cashless solution to the SME sector in Bangladesh. PAYable’s portable payment solution is a mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) device…

(0)Comments | April 6, 2019 10:58 am

Oracle Empowers HR Teams to Reimagine the Workplace Experience

~ Latest updates extend Oracle’s commitment to making work more human by helping HR personalize interactions for candidates, recruiters, managers, and employees MODERN BUSINESS EXPERIENCE, Las Vegas, NV – To help organizations keep up with the evolving expectations of the global talent economy, Oracle today announced new innovations to Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud….

(0)Comments | April 6, 2019 10:18 am

Newton Lanka proves its mettle at SLIM DIGI 2018

Young, yet empowered by multi-folds of experience in digital content creation, Newton Lanka turned heads and created a buzz when their names were called up five times at the recently concluded SLIM Digi 2018. Newton Lanka won awards for Best Use of Mobile for Marketing – Bronze Award for Dandex Freedom Run campaign, Best Digital…

(0)Comments | April 5, 2019 8:08 pm

HNB crowned Best SME Bank at Asian Banker International Retail Financial Services Awards

Reaffirming its leadership role in promoting financial inclusion and entrepreneurship at the grassroots of the domestic economy, HNB was crowned Best Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Bank in Sri Lanka at the recently concluded Asian Banker International Excellence in Retail Financial Services Awards 2019. Hosted in conjunction with the Excellence in Retail Financial Services Convention…

(0)Comments | April 5, 2019 8:02 pm

Hayleys’ Talawakelle Tea wins Best Integrated Reporting at Asia Sustainability Awards

Emerging ahead of leading Asian corporates, Hayleys Plantations’ Talawakelle Tea Estates PLC (TTEL) was crowned as winners of Asia’s Best Integrated Report at the 4th Annual Asia Sustainability Reports Awards (ASRA) in Singapore. Setting a new benchmark for Sri Lankan corporates, TTEL’s annual report was ranked ahead of leading Asian companies such as Maybank-Malaysia, Singtel-Singapore,…

(0)Comments | April 5, 2019 7:56 pm