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Stax creates roadmap to fixing bad air quality

In November 2019, the US embassy’s Air Quality monitor in Colombo registered a value of 167, whereas the accepted value of air quality stands at 50. Even though the figures fluctuate as of February 2020, the current air quality index is yet at 97 – almost twice the recommended figure. While…

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Huawei named one of top 10 most valuable brands by Brand Finance

Huawei enters top 10 list for the first time in history Huawei, innovative smartphone manufacturer, recently announced that Brand Finance, a leading brand valuation and strategy consultancy headquartered in UK, has named Huawei one of the top 10 most valuable brands for the year…

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IFS strengthens South Asian management team

IFS Announces the appointment of four key profiles in February 2020 to drive customer success in the region IFS, the global enterprise applications company, is expanding its business operations in South Asia including Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Pakistan. A leading provider of…

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Softlogic Information Technologies conducts workshop on latest VMware Solutions and Cloud Platforms

Softlogic Information Technologies together with VMware organized a workshop on VMware virtualization and Application security recently at Mövenpick Hotel, Colombo. The event brought to light the latest solutions offered from VMware in managing computing space with security and infrastructure whilst creating awareness on VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF)….

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ATL Insurance and Assetline Leasing joint promotion rewards winners

Amana Takaful PLC (ATL) and Assetline Leasing successfully carried out an exclusive promotion for customers of both companies. The promotion helped the two companies to create awareness of their products and services to each other’s customers while also providing them with the chance to conveniently obtain a…

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“Kiddie Kuts” for Stylish Kids

Sri Lanka’s First Kids Only Salon Opens Doors at Battaramulla One of the most cumbersome tasks for parents during the infancy, toddler and pre-school stages is getting their kids to actually sit still and get themselves a haircut. How many of the…

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Barista tops LMD Customer Service Online Survey 2019

Sri Lanka’s pioneer coffee house chain Barista, clearly understands the importance of customer service at all levels and has paid special attention to inculcating service culture across the board. This approach has enabled the brand to be recognized for its outstanding customer service within the hospitality and food industry in Sri Lanka….

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Crysbro energises sustainable farming practices with solar power

In a major step in its continual efforts to embrace sustainable farming practices across all layers of its operations, leading Sri Lankan poultry producer Crysbro successfully completed the installation of a mega solar power generation system at its Galgamuwa Farm. This latest development saw Crysbro install nearly 1,200…

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Northshore Campus appoints Prof. Nalaka Jayakody as VC and CEO

Northshore Campus, a leading higher education institute with modern state-of-the-art infrastructure, very recently appointed renowned Professor Nalaka Jayakody as its new Vice Chancellor and CEO to steer and lead its future growth. Professor Jayakody is undeniably one of the best-known and most respected mariners and academic…

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Drive One’s 2020 vision for Audi in Sri Lanka

Drive One (Pvt) Ltd, the authorised dealer for Audi vehicles in Sri Lanka, recently declared open a brand new showroom in the presence of Audi representatives and other distinguished guests. The new Audi Colombo showroom is located at No 431, Nawala Road Nawala. The celebration reviewed the…

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