Business News

Oman Air has further expanded the choice and convenience that it offers customers by enhancing the range of booking options on its newly-designed website at, and by making its web check-in service even easier to use.

Large crowds converged on the stall of the Commercial Bank of Ceylon at the ‘Kedella’ – Art of Living exhibition which concluded at the BMICH on Sunday, 3rd August.

Mountaineer Elmo Francis who recently voyaged to climb Mt Everest was successful in achieving four altitude records for Sri Lanka. Amãna Bank, Sri Lanka’s only licensed commercial bank which is disengaged from any interest based transaction, partnered the local mountaineer on this record breaking expedition.

The National Mobile Service Provider Mobitel recently unveiled the newly refurbished prenatal and postnatal units of the Nawagaththegama Regional Hospital, along with the special labour ward which received a new facelift courtesy of Mobitel.

“Hi Hutch”, a one stop, fun activation portal for diverse VAS innovation and activations, now grants Hutch pre paid and post paid customers access to a dynamic and interactive new world of discovery and convenience.

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has won double honours for its commitment to the community from the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Asia Council, which has presented Sri Lanka’s largest private bank with two prestigious international awards.

Odel PLC has reported sales of Rs 1,096 million for the first quarter of 2014-15, an increase of 13.5 per cent over the corresponding quarter of the previous year.

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon recently extended its support to another 200 entrepreneurs of the Northern Province by providing them with valuable information on developing their businesses, at three programmes.

SriLankan Airlines, Chairman Mr.Nishantha Wickremasinghe has been appointed the Chairman of APOT. Asia (Asia Pacific On-board Travel) from August this year. He will be taking over from Ms. Heather Cho, Senior Vice President of Korean Air Lines Co. Ltd.

Shopping has begun in earnest at Arpico Supercentres and Arpico Daily supermarkets as holders of Arpico Privilege Cards accumulate winning chances for the 2014 Arpico Supercentre Privilege Family Beach Holiday for 50 families.