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Dialog Axiata Reinvigorates the Entertainment Industry by Powering Dream Music Fest

2020-09-17 12:04:00

Dialog Axiata Reinvigorates the Entertainment Industry by Powering Dream Music Fest..

Dialog Axiata Deploys LANKAQR to Enable a Cashless Sri Lanka

2020-09-17 12:01:00

eZ Cash Sri Lanka’s Largest Mobile Money Platform Launches LANKAQR Merchant Acquisition and Adoption Drive from Matale..

Nivard nudges biz community to invest

2020-09-16 13:06:00

State Minister of Money and Capital Market and State Enterprise Reforms Ajith Nivard Cabraal yesterday nudged local investors and business community to have faith in a turnaround of the economy and Sri Lanka’s fortunes, as the new Government has already set in motion, and will implement in the future, favourable measures and policies...

SLT fibre to power 10 apartment complexes in Colombo, under SLT - Homelands partnership

2020-09-12 19:28:00

SLT recently signed an agreement with Homelands Skyline, the premier real estate company in Sri Lanka...

SLT-Mobitel establishes first regional flagship store at Panadura

2020-09-11 19:38:00

Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) together with its Mobile arm - Mobitel, opened the first regional flagship store (Teleshop) at Panadura, offering customers the opportunity to experience and purchase 360 degree telecommunication solutions...

Huawei Golf Tournament teed off in Sri Lanka

2020-09-11 05:25:00

Huawei, the leading global technology solutions provider, recently hosted the “Huawei Golf Tournament 2020” in Sri Lanka, ushering a monumental partnership with the country’s golf game. In its latest foray into sports inclusion in Sri Lanka, Huawei ran the two-day Golf Tournament at Sri Lanka’s historic golf venue-the Royal Colombo Golf Club...

Sri Lanka Telecom becomes the first utility service provider to enable Dynamic QR bill payment facility

2020-09-11 03:45:00

Constantly innovating and pioneering digitalization in telecommunication in Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) takes bill payments to the next level with a cash-less bill payment facility through the addition of QR codes on all SLT bills...

Samsung Sri Lanka begins a month long promotion campaign

2020-09-10 21:16:00

Samsung Mobile is now offering attractive price discounts and 0% easy payment for select Samsung smartphones...

Commercial Leasing and Finance PLC records sterling performance in 2019/20

2020-09-05 22:30:00

Commercial Leasing and Finance PLC (CLC) has concluded FY2019/20 on an impressive note, consistently performing well year on year despite the extremely challenging events that marked the financial year, the company announced in a media release...

No investors are attracted to a country that fails to invest themselves, says Cabraal

2020-09-03 23:54:00

No investors would be attracted to a country that fails to maintain a robust capital income by investing themselves, said State Minister of Finance and Capital Markets Ajith Nivard Cabraal...

CIMA-ICCSL-Daily FT announce Sri Lanka’s Most Admired Companies 2020

2020-09-03 16:53:00

For the third consecutive year, The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), The International Chamber of Commerce Sri Lanka (ICCSL) and the Daily FT have launched Sri Lanka’s Most Admired Companies Awards 2020...

Stock Market ready to tango with Cabraal

2020-09-02 12:20:00

What ever the critics may say about Capital Markets Minister Nivard Cabraal, he has the uncanny ability to give confidence to the Capital Markets much to the envy of his opposition law makers in Parliament...

Ultimate power phone for work and play in a timeless premium design

2020-09-01 20:19:00

The Galaxy Note20 5G series is making adapting to the next normal even easier by building on the heritage of the Note series and delivering an unparalleled experience designed for users that want to get more done and enjoy premium entertainment in the palm of their hands from anywhere they desire, officials of the company said...

BOC records highest growth despite economic challenges

2020-09-01 15:45:00

Bank of Ceylon has concluded the first half of the year once again earning industry leadership in terms of assets, deposits, advances and revenue...

Government takes policy decisions to reduce cost of living

2020-09-01 15:25:00

The government will be taking appropriate policy decisions to reduce cost of living by looking at it from a long term perspective as the current method of reliance on imports, as a stop-gap measure to fulfill supply-chain disruptions is unsustainable...

John Keells Holdings PLC ranked as the Most Respected entity in Sri Lanka

2020-09-01 15:01:00

John Keells Holdings PLC (JKH),Sri Lanka’s largest listed conglomerate on the Colombo Stock Exchange has been ranked as the Most Respected entity in Sri Lanka, in the recently released edition of LMD’s Most Respected Entities issue for the record 15th year, JKH announced...

Basil praises Fonterra, advises Business Community to follow in its footsteps

2020-09-01 09:11:00

In this example, the Business community should be working hard to invade the international market, he emphasised...

High fiscal deficit and rising debt underscore the economic damage

2020-08-30 10:57:00

Sri Lanka government revenue fell to Rs 663.4 bn during the first half of this year from Rs. 888.0 bn recorded in the corresponding period of 2019, underscoring the damage done to the economy by the Covid-19 pandemic and the lockdown that followed, Central Bank data showed...

Dialog Welcomes International Best Practice in Customer Choice

2020-08-29 07:12:00

Dialog Welcomes International Best Practice in Customer Choice..

State Minister of Finance Cabraal discloses Economic Disaster during Good Governance in debut speech

2020-08-28 07:53:00

State Minister of Finance Ajith Nivard Cabraal who made his way into Parliament as a brand new member disclosed the level of economic meltdown occurred during the Good Governance government in his debut speech in Parliament...

Sri Lanka Telecom Group welcomes move to initiate number portability

2020-08-27 15:29:00

Sri Lanka Telecom Group welcomes TRC’s progressive move to bring number portability...

Glamorize yourself with DARAZ Fashion Week

2020-08-25 11:04:00

Sri Lanka’s largest online market, Daraz, will open its best fashion deals on Daraz Fashion Week from 25th to 31st August. Powered by Emerald as the main partner, Daraz Fashion Week Sri Lanka will bring about the best deals for some of the most favoured fashion brands in Sri Lanka...

One Sri Lanka tower project reaches 200 metre milestone

2020-08-24 11:26:00

The One Transworks Square Ltd., the developers of The Ritz-Carlton Hotel & Residences Colombo recently celebrated achieving the construction milestone of 200 m (323 m Tower A) with its construction partners Shougang Construction Group Co. Ltd. (SGCG)...

DFCC initiates cashless financial transactions through Virtual Wallet

2020-08-23 19:59:00

DFCC recently launched the enhanced version of the Virtual Wallet application for all Sri Lankans under the theme “you don’t need to touch cash to do your financial transactions”...

Dialog Axiata powers “Dream Music Fest” – an unparalleled journey through Sri Lankan music

2020-08-21 16:44:00

Bringing audiences a memorable experience of Sri Lankan music, Dream Music Fest powered by Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, will make its debut on 23rd August at the outdoor-seating area of the Nelum Pokuna Mahinda Rajapaksa Theatre as Sri Lanka’s first seated concert to take place post-lockdown...

Online Marketplace to Promote Sri Lanka Export amid Growing Demand

2020-08-19 22:01:00

The platform will be integrated to Chamber’s e-commerce portal

Powerful New Samsung Note20 and Note20 Ultra Now Available for Pre-order at Dialog Axiata

2020-08-19 18:20:00

Powerful New Samsung Note20 and Note20 Ultra Now Available for Pre-order at Dialog Axiata..

HNB posts Rs 5.5 Bn 1H Group PAT

2020-08-18 21:07:00

HNB posted resilient financial results during the 1H 2020 amid the unprecedented disruptions of COVID-19 pandemic with Group PAT for 1H increasing by 6.8 % YoY to Rs 5.5 Bn while Bank level PAT declined by 7% YoY to Rs 4.5 Bn...

CEAT Kelani Holdings readies to develop domestic tyre industry

2020-08-17 19:26:00

CEAT Kelani Holdings has announced that in response to the Government’s policies to develop domestic industry; it has stepped up capacity utilisation across all its manufacturing plants...

‘Made in Sri Lanka’ platform sets to recognize local inventors

2020-08-17 19:05:00

SLIM together with the SLIC launched the ‘Made in Sri Lanka’ platform to bring about recognition to Sri Lankan inventors, which was launched recently at Gangarama in Colombo...