Organisers of Sri Lanka's first Asian Business Angel Forum (ABAF) recently held a unique and valuable preview event, ahead of the main conference on October 11-12, 2017.

Seedstars is Coming Back to Colombo

Friday, 29 September 2017 05:35

Seedstars World, the global seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes is coming back to Sri Lanka.

Seeking to cultivate the savings habit in young Sri Lankans, Hatton National Bank rewarded 274 selected winners of the HNB Singithi Depositors competition together with their parents for a special educational tour around a series of landmark locations across Colombo.

ikman.lk, Sri Lanka’s largest marketplace has been ranked the second most strongest and loved e-commerce brand in Sri Lanka according to LMD's Brands Annual 2017 Edition published recently.

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has launched a co-branded credit card with Maris Stella College, Negombo, in a collaboration that will help raise funds for the 95-year old school.

Interbrand has announced the introduction of its Best Sri Lankan Brands table in 2017.

Trump to cut pay raises for government workers

Friday, 01 September 2017 10:28

President Trump sent a letter to Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Thursday announcing his intention to cut pay raises for civilian government workers.

Sri Lanka’s pioneering entrepreneurship acceleration and empowerment program Venture Engine has begun holding workshops for 23 companies with the true potential, and skill, required to make it all the way to its October 11 Finale.

ikman.lk unveils ‘ikman Compare’

Saturday, 19 August 2017 02:19

ikman.lk, Sri Lanka’s largest online marketplace, unveiled ‘ikman Compare’ recently with the aim of assisting ikman users to compare a choice of insurance policies for their best suited option.

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) in association with the Colombo Stock Brokers Association (CSBA) recently launched a series of events presenting investment research on companies featured on the S&P SL 20 Index, to an exclusive audience of Local Institutional Investors.

Building on the success of its growing network of merchants and customers, Sri Lanka’s fast-growing startup, PAYable, announced the successful completion of a round of funding that will set the pace for a new wave of credit and debit card usage and e-commerce led growth in the Sri Lankan economy.