Business News

The much awaited all-island finals of Sir John Tarbet Junior School Athletic Championship 2017 was held from 8th to 10th November at Mahinda Rajapaksa Grounds, Diyagama and came to an exciting close with Janadhipathi Balika Vidyalaya Nawala emerging Overall Champions – Girls, while the Overall Champions - Boys was St. Joseph’s College Colombo.

In another sign of its continued support of American tennis, Oracle Corp. announced recently that it is launching four new professional tennis tournaments – two men’s events and two women’s events – in the United States next year in conjunction with the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) and the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA).

Singer Sri Lanka PLC successfully completed the 3rd Phase of the “Singer Soopa Shasthra” programme jointly with the Ministry of Education to boost the standard of Home Science education in schools across the country while also paving the way for school leavers to step into a career in the fast-growing hospitality industry.

Emirates’ Algiers Service to become Daily

Wednesday, 08 November 2017 12:02

Emirates, the world’s best airline according to TripAdvisor 2017, will be adding an extra flight to its service between Dubai and Algiers, making it a daily service from 13th December 2017.

Credence Genomics Pvt Ltd., Sri Lanka's premier specialized DNA diagnostics services provider has achieved yet another first by being published in the acclaimed BioMed Central (BMC) Infectious Diseases publication.

Sri Lanka’s fastest growing life insurance brand Softlogic Life has become the first ever Sri Lankan brand to emerge winners in the prestigious Global Mobile Marketing Awards for the most innovative mobile messaging campaign in the World.

Carmart (Pvt) Ltd has successfully delivered new SINOTRUK port tractors to the Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA).

Ansell, a global leader in protection solutions and the largest manufacturer of personal protective equipment in Sri Lanka, recently marked a major milestone in sustainable manufacturing and environmental stewardship.

The automated teller machine (ATM) network of the Commercial Bank of Ceylon achieved a milestone this week with the commissioning of its 700th ATM terminal at MAS Intimates Vidiyal in Kilinochchi.

The Singer Group announced results for the nine months ending September 30th 2017 with revenues increasing to Rs. 37.0 billion, an increase of 12% compared to the same period last year, demonstrating resilience by growing competitively and consistently in tough market conditions.