Business News

Hayleys PLC-owned Talawakelle Tea Estates PLC (TTEL) continued its winning streak at the prestigious Presidential Environmental Awards, after the plantation company won four awards for their continued contribution towards promoting green practices and environmental sustainability.

Cisco today deepened its commitment in Sri Lanka with the launch of Cisco START- a new initiative specifically designed to help Sri Lankan SMBs build their digital foundation and become globally competitive.

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon, Sri Lanka’s market leader in Credit and Debit Card cumulative point-of-sale usage, has broken new ground in hybrid card functionality with the launch of the country’s first dealer loyalty debit card in partnership with Sri Lanka’s foremost cement manufacturer INSEE Cement, formerly known as Holcim Lanka.

Brown and Company PLC (Browns) emerged Runners Up under the Trading category at the National Business Excellence Awards 2017, hosted by the National Chamber of Commerce.

In celebration of Ansell’s values and to commemorate International Human Rights Day, the company celebrated ‘World Human Rights Day 2017’ for all staff recently.

Hemas Southern Hospital Galle continues to shine as the best private hospital in the Southern Province, after it emerged victorious yet again at the ‘Dakshina Suwa Wiru Abhishekaya 2017’ award ceremony by clinching the coveted ‘Best Private Hospital in the Southern Province’, organised by the Provincial Director of Health Services Southern Province.

Piyumi Kapugeekiyana, Ph.D, the Head of Research at STAX, was recently a finalist and received a special mention for having the ‘Most Original Submission’ within the Professionals Category at the ‘Peter Drucker Challenge’ organised for the 9th consecutive year by the Global Peter Drucker Forum.

Sri Lanka’s largest online travel company Findmyfare kicked off the New Year with a fantastic new promotion for Nations Trust Bank American Express Cards customers, wherein they will enjoy an exclusive saving of 12% on bookings to any destination available on

Huawei, the number one growing smartphone brand in Sri Lanka, commenced a Facebook Group recently as a platform for Huawei users to showcase their photography talents through the Quad lenses of the newly launched nova 2i.

Expert financial planner NDB Wealth has re-launched its website,, making it more easy-to-use, client centric and visually appealing while facilitating greater access to information online for current and future clients.