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DMS Electronics wins prestigious HP ‘Enterprise TSD Partner of the Year’ award for 2014

DMS Electronics (DMSE), one of the leading IT solution providers in Sri Lanka, today announced that it has been selected as the ‘Enterprise TSD Partner of the Year’ by HP, at the annual HP Enterprise Partner Recognition Event. The award was made in recognition of DMSE’s success in helping HP to expand its presence in…

(0)Comments | November 4, 2014 12:36 pm

Virtusa announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2015 Consolidated Financial Results

Second quarter fiscal 2015 revenue increased 5% sequentially and 25% year-over-year to $117.7 million. Second quarter fiscal 2015 operating income increased 9% sequentially and 25% year-over-year to $12.2 million. Generated $21.7 million of cash from operating activities during the second quarter of fiscal 2015.  Second quarter fiscal 2015 diluted EPS increased to $0.34, compared to…

(0)Comments | November 4, 2014 12:31 pm

Holcim Lanka to share technical expertise for Room to Read’s School and Library Construction Projects in Sri Lanka

Holcim Lanka, the leading cement manufacturer in the country, has entered into a strategic agreement with the global non-profit organization, Room to Read, to provide technical expertise on construction along with cement at a discounted rate for its library and school construction projects around the country.  Holcim Lanka is mindful of its social responsibility to…

(0)Comments | November 3, 2014 12:00 pm

ASUS announces plan to launch Flip Book in Sri Lanka

ASUS Computers, renowned for their affordable and user-friendly notebooks announced plans to launch the ASUS Flip Book – the brand’s most recent innovation to the local market later this year. The Flip Book, which can work as a powerful laptop, a responsive tablet or anything in between was unveiled earlier this year at Computex, Taiwan. …

(0)Comments | November 3, 2014 11:36 am

GREE the number one air-conditioning systems brand affirms commitment to maintain strong presence in Sri Lanka

GREE Lanka Private Limited, a fully-owned subsidiary of George Steuart Solutions, has become a formidable contender in the air-conditioning segment. A well-known Chinese brand, GREE is the preferred choice in air-conditioning solutions amongst construction professionals globally. In Sri Lanka, GREE Lanka (Pvt) Limited caters to the needs of all residential, commercial and industrial properties.  GREE…

(0)Comments | October 31, 2014 11:30 am

CHC’s Polonnaruwa Resort Collection partners ‘Treasure Hunt Mega Fam Trip 2014’

A delegation of 57 French Travel Agents, visited Sri Lanka recently on the ‘Treasure Hunt Mega Fam Trip 2014,’ a familiarisation tour held with the objective of generating significant inbound tourism from the French market. The Ceylon Hotels Corporation’s (CHC) Lake Hotel Polonnaruwa was among the hotels that played host to the delegation.  During their…

(0)Comments | October 31, 2014 11:06 am

EGB Blends with Kaema Sutra’s Sri Lankan Delicacies

Sri Lanka’s iconic beverage brand Elephant House Ginger Beer, lovingly referred to as EGB, entered into a partnership with Kaema Sutra – the unique contemporary Sri Lankan restaurant launched by celebrated chef and restaurateur Dharshan Munidasa and Bollywood star and former Miss Sri Lanka, Jacqueline Fernandez in partnership with entrepreneurs Raju Chandiram and Shalin Balasuriya….

(0)Comments | October 31, 2014 10:57 am

Lalan Rubbers’ Lalith Hapangama wins coveted global rubber industry accolade

Becomes first Sri Lankan to be recognized for technology commercialization by GRC Wickham Awards  Top local rubber industry personality and Lalan Rubbers (Pvt) Ltd. Chairman, Lalith Hapangama has become the first Sri Lankan to clinch the highly prestigious GRC Wickham Award in the technology commercialization segment. Hapangama received the only award in the category surpassing…

(0)Comments | October 30, 2014 6:33 pm

Sri Lanka celebrates two years without Malaria: Sustained financing and vigilance needed to safeguard success

International malaria experts gather in Colombo to recognize country’s remarkable achievement and to sign the Colombo Declaration on Eliminating Malaria    Sri Lanka has not reported a local case of malaria since October 2012. If it can remain malaria-free for one more year, the country will be eligible to apply to the World Health Organization…

(0)Comments | October 30, 2014 6:30 pm

Dipped Products Group maintains growth momentum with establishment of new facility

Further growth expected with planned increase in capacity  Dipped Products PLC (DPL), a leader in the global non-medical rubber glove market, reported positive bottom line growth over the six months ended September 2014. The Hayleys subsidiary’s six month results were positively influenced by the improved performance in Q2 supported by an increase in production volume…

(0)Comments | October 30, 2014 6:25 pm