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Arpico PVC Pipes and Fittings awarded with ISO 9001:2008 certification

Having established a strong corporate focus on quality and reliability across its processes, Richard Pieris and Company PLC is one of the largest and most successful diversified business conglomerates active in Sri Lanka. Over the last 82 years, the company has grown to encompass a wide array of businesses across several sectors. Its main brand…

(0)Comments | September 26, 2014 10:58 pm

Virtusa and SLASSCOM nurture next generation of tech-entrepreneurs

Team HoneyJade’s App ThirdEar bags grand prize at VirtusaX 2014  Vimukthi Weerasiri and Dinal Kurukulasooriya of team HoneyJade wowed a panel of industry titans with their life saving app ThirdEar to bag the grand prize at VirtusaX2014 – Virtusa SLASSCOM Startup Hack. Virtusa and SLASSCOM created VirtusaX 2014 – a unique event that tested teams…

(0)Comments | September 26, 2014 10:48 pm

Elephant House wins accolades for Twistee

Elephant House Twistee was declared as one of country’s most innovative products by a local company by the Sri Lanka Food Processors Association and the Sri Lanka Food Science and Technology Association. The associations had invited Elephant House Twistee to be showcased at the Pro Foods Pro Pack & Ag Biz 2014 exhibition held recently….

(0)Comments | September 26, 2014 10:43 pm

Charter House celebrates 25 year partnership with Grohe

World’s leading brand for sanitary fittings committed to enhancing industrial and domestic markets in Sri Lanka Charter House, the leading provider of Bathware and sanitary solutions in Sri Lanka, celebrates its 25th year in representing Grohe, the German manufacturer of premium kitchen and bath fittings. The partnership is underpinned by both organizations’ shared commitment to…

(0)Comments | September 25, 2014 6:06 pm

GroupM owned Mindshare selected to represent Sri Lanka at Spikes Asia Festival

Vying to represent Sri Lanka at the Spikes Asia Festival, Mindshare team members Seninda Bandara and Supun Hettiarachchi triumphed at the competition held among the local advertising industry. The challenging Young Spikes Media Competition sees teams of creative minds develop an innovative and viable media strategy for a charity or non-profit organization in just two…

(0)Comments | September 25, 2014 5:58 pm

CLA to enhance leadership effectiveness through ‘High Performance Leadership Program’

Aimed at inspiring sustainable leadership, the Colombo Leadership Academy’s (CLA’s) flagship ‘High Performance Leadership Program’ is designed to enable and empower business leaders, giving them the competencies needed to succeed in today’s highly-volatile and ambiguous business environment. On from 2-4 October 2014 at The Kingsbury Hotel, the program is an ideal learning opportunity for those…

(0)Comments | September 25, 2014 5:54 pm

SEC approves Sri Lankans overseas to invest in ‘Ceylon Dollar Bond Fund’

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has granted approval for Sri Lankans living overseas to invest in the ‘Ceylon Dollar Bond Fund’ (CDBF) thereby extending the opportunity to Sri Lankan Diaspora communities and expatriate workers domiciled abroad. CDBF rated BB- by Fitch Ratings, targets attractive yields available on Sri Lanka Dollar Bonds while giving investors…

(0)Comments | September 24, 2014 7:52 pm

Asiri Surgical puts Sri Lanka on global map with revolutionary heart surgery procedures

New techniques include minimally invasive and off pump or beating heart surgery With a ground-breaking alternative to conventional bypass surgery now available at the Asiri Surgical Hospital, patients with coronary artery disease/blockages can opt for the minimally invasive surgery that lowers the risk of post-surgery infection and bleeding, ensures shorter recovery time and faster return…

(0)Comments | September 24, 2014 7:42 pm

Amãna Bank successfully conducts Inter-Branch Department Quiz

The Annual Inter-Branch & Department Quiz Competition of Amãna Bank was recently held for the second consecutive year at the Park Premier Conference Hall amidst the presence of a large gathering of the Bank’s employees. A total of 33 teams participated in this event representing the Bank’s island wide branch network and departments based in…

(0)Comments | September 24, 2014 7:34 pm

Virtusa named a major contender in Everest Group’s PEAK Matrix™ for IT Outsourcing in Banking and Financial Services

WESTBOROUGH, Mass: Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ: VRTU), a global IT services company that combines innovation, technology leadership and industry solutions to transform the customer experience, today announced that it has been named a “Major Contender” in Everest Group’s PEAK Matrix™ for IT Outsourcing in Banking and Financial Services. Virtusa was recognized, for the second consecutive year, as a key…

(0)Comments | September 24, 2014 1:41 pm