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SLASSCOM boosts Start-ups with OIW Accelerate 2020 program

The Sri Lanka Association for Software Services Companies (SLASSCOM), which is the national chamber for the IT/BPM industry in Sri Lanka, under the patronage of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Sri Lanka, is hosting Oslo Innovation Week Accelerate 2020 (OIW Accelerate 2020) – a competition to promote Sri Lankan Tech Start-Ups through…

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Enterprise Analytics ties up with Acumatica to equip SMEs with ERP Solutions

Enterprise Analytics, a leading provider of pioneering technology-based business solutions, recently partnered with Acumatica (www.acumatica.com), a leading Cloud ERP platform, to extend Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions to the growing SME sector in Sri Lanka. Both Enterprise Analytics and Acumatica are driven by the shared vision…

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The Supreme Chef Kitchen is Alive Once More With 24 New Contestants Battling it Out For the Trophy of A Lifetime

A group of talented and passionate contestants are ready to battle it out on the Supreme Chef kitchen floor to claim the prized title and win the biggest opportunity of their lives.  “Supreme Chef,”…

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Cashwagon acts against group administrators spreading hate speech and harassment against its staff members

Numerous groups were created on social media channels in the recent past, promoting hate speech and defamation against the Cashwagon brand. These groups even went to the extremes of harassing its management and its staff members. The company took actions against the administrators of these groups since it…

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How COVID-19 is changing interior and architectural design trends of 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the daily routine of individuals across the globe as they emerge slowly from a lengthy quarantine. The time spent at home and the work from home culture emerging during this period of self-isolation has made a permanent impact on housing needs and wants. 

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Hayleys Plantations’ Field Officers presented with first-ever NVQ Skills Passport in Sri Lanka

The Hayleys Plantations Sector set a new benchmark for human resource development after 100 Field Officers representing Talawakelle Tea Estates PLC (TTEL), Kelani Valley Plantations PLC (KVPL) and Horana Plantations PLC (HPL) were selected for the NVQ (National Vocational Qualification) and the first-ever National Skills Passport (NSP) programme in the plantations industry. …

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Galaxy A51 and A71 Users Can Now Enjoy Leading Galaxy S20 Features Thanks to the Latest Software Update

28th July 2020 Colombo: Samsung has released a new software update bringing a range of leading Galaxy S20 features to the Galaxy A series. Galaxy A51 and A71 device users will now be able to harness some of the Galaxy S20 series’ powerful innovations, designed to make the way we…

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#JUSTSAYNO Mega Citizens’ Forum to End Child Cruelty a Mega Success

“There is no keener revelation than a society’s soul than which it treats its children” – Nelson Mandela Stop Child Cruelty Trust (www.stopchildcruelty.com ), an organization committed to ending cruelty to children launched the #JUSTSAYNO National campaign with the first Citizens’ Forum live Zoom discussion via Facebook…

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Living an unhealthy diet and sedentary lifestyle- The Introduction to Food Based Dietary Guidelines

The current global health disaster COVID-19 (also commonly called coronavirus) pandemic, is an ‘important moment’ to ask ourselves about the levels of immunity among individuals. These questions come in the form of ‘how come most people who are carriers of the virus do not succumb to the illness? While about 5 to…

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People’s Bank’s Rs. 20 billion Debenture Issue oversubscribed

Largest ever BASEL III, Tier 2 compliant, subordinated debenture in Sri Lanka signifies investor confidence in the State Bank 27th July 2020, Colombo: People’s Bank’s BASEL III, Tier 2 compliant, Unlisted, Rated, Unsecured, Subordinated, Redeemable Debenture issue was oversubscribed receiving in excess of Rs. 20 billion worth of…

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