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Huawei offers special discounts for smartphones this Festive Season

Huawei, innovative smartphone manufacturer, brings joy to consumers this celebratory season with seasonal offers. This Christmas, Huawei cuts down prices on three of its acclaimed smartphone devices, P30 Lite, Y9 Prime 2019 and Y5 2019. The P30 Lite has been internationally acclaimed by reviewers for its multi-tasking capabilities,…

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John Keells conducts ‘Report for Support’ Public Campaign against Gender Based Violence

John Keells Foundation (JKF) conducted a successful campaign against gender-based violence on 25th November 2019 to coincide with the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, for the fourth successive year. This year’s campaign was under the theme ‘Report for Support’ and the public campaign…

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HNB wins top honours at the CA Sri Lanka Annual Report Awards

Bank clinches special award for overall excellence in annual financial reporting Sri Lanka’s leading private sector bank HNB PLC bagged two silvers and a bronze, a total win of three awards at the recently concluded Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka’s 55th Annual Report awards.

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FAO marks 40 years of representation in Sri Lanka

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) reinforced its commitment to partner with the Government of Sri Lanka and stakeholders towards realizing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Marking 40 years of its Representation in Sri Lanka, FAO underscored how food and agriculture lies…

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Sunsilk Ramani Fernando Hair & Beauty Academy celebrates its 2019 graduates as they compete at Hair Art 2019

Supporting women to care for their crowning glory comes naturally to  Sunsilk, the market leader in the beauty and hair care industry. Sunsilk is a pioneer in giving girls the freedom to wear their hair anyway they want to, with pride and confidence, Sustaining its legacy of…

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Huawei asks court to overturn FCC order on government subsidy program

Cites FCC’s arbitrary findings and failure to offer due process protections Huawei today (on 5th December 2019), mounted a legal challenge to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), seeking the court to overturn an unlawful order passed by the FCC on Nov. 22. The…

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Spreading Smiles for a Decade

SMILE Carnival happens for the 10th Consecutive Year Once upon a time, four young brothers decided that they wanted to give something back to society. Using their spare time after school and getting together with friends and family they planned and executed…

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Myopia affecting eyesight of over 2 billion across the globe

The eyesight of billions across the globe is under threat from what is known as myopia. Myopia, also known as near-sightedness or shortsightedness, is a vision condition in which people find it difficult to see distant objects clearly. The prevalence of myopia is increasing at an alarming rate globally. As of…

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Samsung reveals special offers for Large Screen QLED 8K, QLED, and UHD TVs This Festive Season

Samsung, Sri Lanka’s largest and most trusted consumer electronics brand, saw robust sales of its premium televisions in previous festival seasons, as consumers’ upsized to larger screen TVs, and upgraded their lifestyles with new QLED technology and superior designs. Samsung is an undisputed leader in the TV category for the last…

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DIMO Academy for Technical Skills (DATS) holds Graduation for 2019

The 28th graduation ceremony of the DIMO Academy for Technical Skills (DATS) was held recently at the company’s state of the art Mercedes-Benz centre, DIMO 800. 31 graduates from both Colombo and Jaffna Academies graduated at the event. The two year course in Automobile Mechatronics is the first…

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