Business News

Lanka Soy Game Show offers highest ever bonanza

Thursday, 04 September 2014 04:06

The nation’s pioneer of textured soy products’ Lanakasoy, sponsors of the “Lankasoy Game Show” programme recently offered the largest prize money in the competition to-date. Lekani Renuka, a resident in Udabedde in the Badulla district was the luck winner of this windfall.

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka), in its capacity as the sole authority to promulgate accounting standards in the country, will kick off a seminar series on accounting standards in its continuing attempts to promote better understanding of these standards among all stakeholders.

Central Bank Appoints Four New Assistant Governors

Wednesday, 03 September 2014 08:03

The Monetary Board has appointed Mr D Wasantha, Mr C P A Karunathilake and Mr H A Karunaratne to the post of Assistant Governor with effect from 28 August, 2014. In addition, Mr S R Attygalle who is presently functioning as the Deputy Secretary to the Treasury has also been appointed as an Assistant Governor. These promotions have been made in accordance with the succession plan of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) to address the emerging challenges of the economy.

Holcim Lanka shines at SLIM NASCO awards 2014

Wednesday, 03 September 2014 07:27

Holcim (Lanka) recently announced that two of its sales personnel were adjudged winners in the Industrial and Agricultural category at the recently concluded SLIM NASCO awards 2014.

SLIIT Open Day on 5th September

Wednesday, 03 September 2014 07:18

Students who wish to follow degree programmes at SLIIT are invited to attend the SLIIT open day on the 5th of September from 9am to 5pm.

Odel celebrates 25 years of fashion retail

Wednesday, 03 September 2014 06:52

Odel, Sri Lanka’s home-grown fashion retail brand has turned 25, reaching another milestone in an epic journey of vision, creativity and entrepreneurship and one that changed the way we dressed and shopped.

Medhira Samarasinghe ended her campaign on a high note by bagging four titlesat the 99th Sri Lanka National and Junior National Tennis Championships worked out at the SLTA hard courts in Colombo.

The Arpico retail chain in Sri Lanka achieved a milestone in August with the opening of its 50th and 51st retail outlets, in keeping with a fast-tracked expansion plan to widen the brand’s presence outside urban and suburban locations.

Cinnamon Red, Sri Lanka's first lean luxury hotel was unveiled under the aegis of Minister of Economic Development, Hon. Basil Rajapaksa who hoisted the Cinnamon Red flag to mark the ceremonial launch of this Rs. 3.5 Bn investment coming under the banner of the Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts chain.

SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka and the newest member of the oneworld global airline alliance, celebrates thirty-five years of flying, at the Airline Centre in Katunayake, today (September 1st).