Business News

The Chrysotile Information Centre of Sri Lanka held a seminar recently in Colombo to launch a publication on the‘Socio Economic Impact of the Potential Prohibition of Chrysotile in Sri Lanka’.

The recent Construction Expo 2017 has proven to be a great success.

The Sri Lanka Golf Union Junior Sub Committee have secured a platform to promote and encourage Juniors through the Junior Calendar Events for the second successive year with the generous support and Sponsorship of NDB Wealth Management Ltd; to organize the National Junior Golf Ranking 2017, based on the Junior Events conducted by the Sri Lanka Golf Union, the governing body of Golf in Sri Lanka.

Online mega-store Daraz.lk has announced the launch of Mobile Week in partnership with Hutch– seven days of extraordinary deals on mobile phones and accessories hitting the store on June 23rd.

For the second consecutive year, Gamer.LK, the country’s multi-genre video gaming community powered by digital entertainment enthusiasts, brought the thrill and excitement of eSports to the University level, with the Inter-University eSports Championship 2017 – Powered by Dialog Gaming.

The explorer’s impulse to travel and zest for new experiences and adventure have been perfectly captured in a vibrant new music video produced and launched in Sri Lanka with sponsorship support from CEAT, the country’s most popular tyre brand.

The American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) in Sri Lanka hosted a public forum entitled “Combating Counterfeits” today to address and discuss the detrimental effects of counterfeits on Foreign Direct Investment, the economy and the corporate sector.

Regular PickMe patron, Ms. Joanne De La Zilwa, took home a cash prize of Rs. one million, after she was adjudged as the lucky winner of ‘PickMe Waasi’ Grand Draw 2017, the three-month loyalty program introduced for patrons of the tech-based taxi hailing company.

Sri Lanka’s largest online travel company findmyfare.com recently won awards for "Best Website" and "Best Digital Enabled Product", in the "Travel and Leisure" category, at the prestigious SLT Zero One Awards.

Faceboook wants to tackle online extremism in the UK with a new scheme called the Online Civil Courage Initiative (OCCI), an anti-terror counterspeech programme which will also help to tackle the spread hate speech within its walls.