Wednesday, 29 March 2017

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Yves Saint Laurent Beauté launched in Sri Lanka

Parisian couture brand, Yves Saint Laurent (YSL), launched its makeup range in Sri Lanka during a formal cocktail event at the Galle Face Hotel. The event was attended by VIP customers of the luxury fragrance, skin car...

“Royal Cashews” introduces world’s number one New Zealand’s Manuka Honey to...

“Royal Cashews”, leading Cashew processing company in Sri Lanka has teamed up with New Zealand Honey Company to introduce world famous ‘Manuka Honey’ and other specialty honey products to Sri Lankan consumers. ...

Tokyo Cement Salutes Top Performers at Annual Gala Dealer Convention

Top Performing Dealers for the year 2016 were fêted at the Tokyo Cement Annual Dealer Convention held on the 18 th of March, at the Cinnamon Grand Colombo.   City Hardware & Stores from Jaffna won the top acco...

BMICH remembers its founder on International Women’s Day

The S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike National Memorial Foundation (BMICH) joined the world community recently in celebrating International Women’s Day, and its 2017 theme “Be Bold For Change”. To mark this importa...

IELTS: gateway for Sri Lankans traveling to the US for...

IELTS, the English test for study, migration or work is recognised in over 140 countries worldwide including the USA. Amy E. Carter, Senior Marketing Manager from IELTS USA was in Sri Lanka recently speaking at the Ful...

Market Updates[ View All ]

This new Churchill £5 note has bids on eBay for more than £10,000… here’s why you should check yours

This new Churchill £5 note has bids on eBay for...

A new polymer £5 note with a serial number starting AA01 is currently attracting bids of more than £10,000 on auction site eBay, with...
Volkswagen set to plead guilty on Friday in emissions case

Volkswagen set to plead guilty on Friday in emissions case

Volkswagen AG is set to plead guilty on Friday to three felony counts in the Justice Department’s diesel emissions investigation, as the German automaker...
Asia stocks edge higher, dollar up before U.S. payrolls

Asia stocks edge higher, dollar up before U.S. payrolls

Asian stocks edged up and the dollar rose to 1-1/2-month highs versus the yen on Friday ahead of the U.S. non-farm payrolls report due...

Technology[ View All ]

Nokia relaunches model from 2000

Finnish brand Nokia, a former mobile star, on Sunday (Feb 26) launched three new Android smartphones and unveiled a revamped version of its iconic 3310 model more than a decade after it was phased out. Unlike the origina...

Jack Ma of world famous Alibaba eyes Sri Lanka for...

A world famous Chinese e-Commerce company Alibaba has showed keen interest to investing in Sri Lanka and to build an e-Commerce platform to further promote its on-line business ventures. Founder of Alibaba e-Commerce Com...

6 Reasons Why Two Cameras Are Better Than One

Here’s a question for all you smartphone lovers – what’s the deal with dual cameras? In the past year we’ve seen double the camera on some of the world’s most popular smartphones, like the Huawei P9, which of...

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Ulagalla wins “Best Boutique Hotel“ at Connoisseur Hospitality Awards 2017

Ulagalla, a boutique property by renowned hotel chain Uga Escapes, took home the award for ‘Best Boutique Hotel’ at the 2017 Connoisseur Hospitality Awards held in Berlin, Germany. Nestled in the heart of Sri Lanka...

Elara Technologies introduces unique offering for Indian Real Estate

Elara Technologies Pte Ltd, which now owns PropTiger.com, Housing.com and Makaan.com, today announced a first of its kind offering for the Indian Real Estate ecosystem to provide them international exposure. Part of REA...

People’s Leasing & Finance PLC recognized with the Ian Dias...

People’s Leasing and Finance PLC was conferred with the Ian Dias Abeysinghe Memorial JASTECA CSR/ Sustainability Award 2016, Silver award for its dedication towards corporate social responsibility. The annual award c...