Business News

With the move of its freighters to DWC, Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has strengthened the link between Dubai International and DWC, through its trucking operations, reinforcing the city’s multi-model logistics capability as a growing and popular global cargo hub.

Demak Sales & Services Lanka (Pvt) Ltd.’s Jaffna Mega Center was declared open by Ratnalingam Jeyasekaran, President Chamber of Commerce, Jaffna recently.

DFCC Vardhana Bank (DVB), Sri Lanka’s fastest growing commercial bank expands its network with its most recent branch opening in Welimada, a town in the Badulla district.

Citizens Development Business Finance PLC (CDB) recently launched their “Swipe and Win” promotion, which offers weekly cash rewards to its loyal customers.

Continuously setting the benchmark in the fashion industry, Hameedia, showcased an exclusive fusion power look by the FH collection at the third edition of the HSBC Colombo Fashion Week (CFW) Resort Show 2014 which took place recently at the Jetwing Blue, Negombo.

Given the important role financial professionals play in today’s constantly evolving business world, the 35th National Conference of Chartered Accountants will be an important platform to give the required boost and leadership to Chartered Accountants who can play an important catalyst role in helping with the progression of the country, President of CA Sri Lanka, Mr. Arjuna Herath said.

A landmark occasion was celebrated at the Teaching Hospital in Batticaloa earlier this month, when, with the support of Hutchison Telecommunications Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, the hospital launched a Patient Management System designed to provide backup patient records within the hospital. In addition, the system also ensures that patients receive reminders regarding important follow up and vaccination appointments.

Dwayne Johnson has become one of the most popular actors in Hollywood, a huge star for whom box office hits seem to be the norm.

The CEAT Racing team has ended the 2014 season in hi-octane style, winning the Car Team Championship, the Best Driver award and achieving eight podium finishes at the Rotherham Katukurunda Circuit Meet.

The world renowned Islamic Finance News (IFN) Forum will be held in Sri Lanka for the third consecutive year in the backdrop of the tremendous potential and growth the local Islamic finance industry has showcased in the last few years.