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Allianz Lanka Raises Awareness on Benefits of Insurance

Allianz Lanka reaffirmed its commitment to raising greater awareness on the need for insurance and taking its benefits to more businesses and consumers around the island during this Insurance Awareness Month. The insurer seeks to apprise the public of the value delivered by insurance through a series…

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Arpico Insurance launches Diabcare exclusively for diabetic patients

Embracing its unparalleled commitment and purpose of standing by its customers in their hour of need, Arpico Insurance PLC very recently introduced Diabcare, a unique policy cover dedicated exclusively for patients diagnosed with diabetes. Over two million Sri Lankans are diabetic, according to the National Diabetes Center of…

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Softlogic Information Technologies partner Whale Cloud to bring Smart innovative digital transformation solutions to Sri Lanka

Softlogic Information Technologies, one of the country’s leading software and hardware solutions providers and a subsidiary of Softlogic Holdings PLC announced today that it has partnered with Whale Cloud Technology Co., Ltd., a global leading data intelligence technology company to bring innovative IT solutions to businesses in Sri Lanka.

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New EFC Chairman Vish Govindasamy calls for a new era of sustainability and resilience for employers

September 19, 2020: Vish Govindasamy, the Group Managing Director of Sunshine Holdings, has been appointed as the Chairman of the Employers’ Federation of Ceylon (EFC) for the year of 2020/21. He takes reins of the national organisation for the employers by succeeding Pravir Samarasinghe, Group Chief Executive Officer of Overseas Realty.

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DPL continues environmental conservation efforts with donation of gloves to MEPA

In its ongoing commitment to the environment, Dipped Products PLC (DPL) donated gloves for the national beach cleaning programme conducted by the Marine Environment Protection Authority (MEPA), in partnership with the Lions Club of Sri Lanka. This contribution was in aid of the ‘National Marine Resources Conservation Week 2020’…

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Internationally featured research on the Sinhala letterform to be published as book titled ‘Akura’

“Akura”, presenting the extensive work of researcher Dr. Sumanthri Samarawickramas is completed with the help from India-Sri Lanka Foundation. The symbolic expression of language—the letterforms, are among the most important reflections of a nation and its culture. This is why a study of the Sinhala letterform and its…

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Peace Incubator 2020

“An inclusive space with knowledge and tools for the youth to Activate reconciliation and communal harmony.” Peace Incubators a platform to train youth with knowledge and skills that spearhead youth-led initiatives geared towards creating communal harmony among their communities. Peace Incubator is an inclusive space to share and empower…

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Nawaloka Hospitals launches Sri Lanka’s first ‘Lab Tests Online’ website

Nawaloka Hospitals launched Sri Lanka’s very first “Lab Tests Online” website on the 18th of September to coincide with their 35th Anniversary by Chairman, Dr. Jayantha Dharmadasa, Deputy Chairman, Mr. Harshith Dharmadasa and the Director – Laboratory, Prof Lal Chandrasena. Nawaloka Lab Test on-Line is a…

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Jaguar Land Rover Exceeds Expectations with new 3S Facility and State-of-the-art Body shop

Jaguar Land Rover’s brand new 3S (sales, service, and spare parts) facility is now open to the public, along with a new state-of-the-art body shop designed to meet the needs of modern-day vehicle repairs. The two new facilities are the result of significant investment in the Jaguar Land Rover brand from…

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Powering up Sri Lankan Youth: Airtel energizes #21for21

Celebrating a month dedicated to empowering youth, Airtel Lanka partnered with the USAID-funded youth skills development and entrepreneurship project, YouLead to mark World Youth Skills Day (WYSD) and International Youth Day (IYD) 2020 under the theme of ‘21FOR21’. The objective of the campaign was to introduce 21 critical skills for youth employment…

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