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History was made at the Galle Face Hotel

Founded in 1864, the Galle Face Hotel is a proud part of a country with its own illustrious history. Built during colonial rule when Sri Lanka was known as Ceylon, the hotel has been part and parcel of the nation’s story and is today a landmark of a bygone era. Many tales have been told…

(0)Comments | July 10, 2014 9:47 pm

‘The English Hub’ invites you to learn, think, speak and experience the English language

‘The English Hub’ is a novel approach to learning the English language in Sri Lanka. Commencing operations in 2013, the venture has focused not only on teaching the language but also allowing students to think, speak and experience English.  Founded by the Chairman and Managing Director Mohamed Hilmy Hassan and the Chief Executive Officer, Zara…

(0)Comments | July 10, 2014 9:39 pm

CHC Institute of Hotel Management empowers youth

Established as a CSR project under a concept formulated in the mind of the Chairman of the Galle Face Hotel Group Sanjeev Gardiner, the CHC Institute of Hotel Management commenced operations in October 2010. Affiliated to the National Apprentice, Industrial and Training Authority (NAITA), the course spans 12 full months broken up in to 6…

(0)Comments | July 10, 2014 9:31 pm

Airtel rewards customers for loyalty

Bharti Airtel, a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa continuing their scheme of recognizing their loyal customers every month, rewarded yet another group of subscribers with attractive cash prizes and Rs. 25,000 worth gift vouchers from Cargills Food City and NoLimit. The 12 winners were S.M. Mohammed Rizvi…

(0)Comments | July 10, 2014 9:22 pm

Laugfs introduces EGI Hybrid Technology in Sri Lanka

EGI Hybrid Center, a subsidiary of Laugfs Holdings Limited recently announced the latest EGI Hybrid Technology to the booming Sri Lankan automotive industry. In a bid to transform Sri Lanka’s energy consumption, EGI Hybrid brings the latest, tested, recommended and used transport fuel to local consumers.  Speaking on the introduction of EGI Technology in Sri…

(0)Comments | July 10, 2014 1:05 pm

Pan Oceanic Bank Solomon Islands Chooses Fortunaglobal for Digital Banking Suite

Fortunaglobal, one of Sri Lankans leading ICT companies recently secured a breakthrough project for the delivery and implementation of a Digital Banking Channel Solution for Pan Oceanic Bank (POB), Solomon Islands. The digital solution was created under the brand name FortunaFinance, and enables a variety of services including web, USSD and mobile applications for POB….

(0)Comments | July 10, 2014 11:28 am

Virtusa named among finalist in 2014 ERE Recruiting Excellence Awards

Company continues to be honored for innovation in HR and recruiting  WESTBOROUGH, Mass –  Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ: VRTU), a global business consulting and IT outsourcing company that combines innovation, technology leadership and industry solutions to transform the customer experience, today announced that it has been named a finalist in the 2014 ERE Recruiting Excellence Awards for…

(0)Comments | July 9, 2014 4:32 pm

‘All That Jazz at Barista’ with Wine and Italian Delicacies at Barista Rajagiriya outlet

The Barista Outlet in Rajagiriya will hold a special jazz event complimented with specialty wines and Italian delicacies on Friday, the 11th of July 2014 from 6:30 pm onwards. Fittingly named “All That Jazz at Barista” the event is in celebration of the opening of the outlet’s new upper floor unit. The outlet was expanded…

(0)Comments | July 5, 2014 2:42 pm

Panasonic Brings Its New Dry-Cell Batteries and Light Bulbs to Sri Lanka

Creating new life through suite of safe, long-lasting and energy efficient batteries and bulbs for customers  Panasonic Consumer Marketing Asia Pacific (Panasonic), in partnership with Softlogic, sole distributor of Panasonic consumer electronics and home appliances in Sri Lanka, introduced its full range of innovative dry-cell batteries and light bulbs this week. Aiming to “Create New…

(0)Comments | July 5, 2014 2:22 pm

Seylan Bank redefines foreign travel with Sri Lanka’s first-ever multi-currency ‘Travel Card’

The international travel experience has just got redefined, with new dimensions of access, usage and security as Seylan Bank launched its multi-currency Travel Card, the first ever in Sri Lanka, in June 2014.  Loaded with a bouquet of multi-currencies, US dollars, Sterling Pounds, Euros, Saudi Arabian Riyals and Australian dollars, this chip enabled Seylan Travel…

(0)Comments | July 3, 2014 7:58 pm