Holcim (Lanka) Ltd, a member of the LafargeHolcim Group who is a global leader in the building material industry, Maga Engineering (Pvt) Ltd, Sri Lanka’s leading construction & engineering company together with CSR Sri Lanka (Guarantee) Limited, held their first Deciders’ Forum at Hilton Colombo on 9 March 2016 under the theme ‘Sustainable Cities – Vision for the Sri Lankan Urban Transformation’.

S-lon wins JASTECA Merit Award for CSR

Saturday, 19 March 2016 09:34

S-lon Lanka (Pvt) Ltd., the premier water management solutions provider and the market leader in thermoplastic pipes in Sri Lanka, was honoured with a Merit Award for CSR at the annual JASTECA Awards 2015 held at Hotel Galadari recently, organized by the Japan Sri Lanka Technical and Cultural Association.

Ceylon Biscuits Limited (CBL)’s flagship brand Munchee was awarded Silver at the recently concluded JASTECA CSR Awards 2015, for its ‘Munchee Samaga Gamata Sarana’ community development initiative which has benefitted thousands of needy Sri Lankans across the island.

S-lon Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, the market leader in water management systems and thermoplastic pipes in Sri Lanka, as part of their CSR initiatives, has supported innumerable social and community programs, touching the lives of many Sri Lankans.

Litro Gas, the largest national importer and market leader of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) in Sri Lanka, together with Litro Gas Terminal Lanka recently donated blood pressure meters to the National Hospital in Colombo, as part of its on-going CSR initiatives towards an energetic community.

BBDO Lanka has sent out plaques to Sri Lankas most powerful women as a tribute to the inspiration they provide to millions of aspiring women in the country.

A team of officials from the Sri Lanka Retailers’ Association (SLRA) recently met with the Chairman and top officials of the Consumer Affairs Authority (CAA) in order to promote the ‘World Consumer Rights Day’ to be held in Sri Lanka on 15th March 2016 and the following ‘National Consumer Rewards Week’ during the week of 14th to 20th March 2016.

Asian Alliance Insurance PLC and Asiri Surgical Hospital, who are both members of the Softlogic Group, recently extended a helping hand to the people of the kidney disease-stricken Polpithigama area, by testing over 260 area residents for urological/kidney-related medical issues, in the first in a series of free health camps.

The recently concluded 3rd World Women Leadership Congress and World CSR Congress in Mumbai, recognised the top women leaders at Hemas for their outstanding leadership and achievements at an international level.

Fashion Bug, one of Sri Lanka’s leading retail clothing chain with over 16 Outlets Island wide, completed yet another CSR activity for the new year by refurbishing an entire ward at the Kalubowila Hospital and renewing the Hospital’s main sign board as well.

Animal Welfare Bill approved by Cabinet

Friday, 26 February 2016 12:54

The Otara Foundation has welcomed the approval of the Animal Welfare Bill by the Cabinet of Ministers as a step in the right direction and pledged to continue its advocacy in order to ensure the enactment of the Bill as law.