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What’s Your Hair Story? Sunsilk Hairstory 2019 Explores the Limitless Power of Hair

Colombo, Sri Lanka: A girl’s hair is much more than what meets the eye. If a person’s eyes are the windows to their soul, their hair is often a reflection of their personality and their journey through life. Often, a girl’s most…

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IFS Net Revenue Soars Beyond $600m in 2018 on Skyrocketing Cloud and License Sales

12th March, Colombo: Global software firm IFS has closed the 2018 fiscal year with record-making growth that has seen it outpace its peers by a factor of three.  The company announced that Net Revenue was up 23% YoY. Cloud and SaaS Revenue increased +300% YoY. License revenue +22%…

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Xiaomi launches Redmi Go in Sri Lanka starting LKR 12999

Redmi Go is Xiaomi’s first AndroidTM Go device COLOMBO, SRI LANKA, 08 MARCH 2019 — Xiaomi, global technology leader debuted its first AndroidTM Go smartphone, Redmi Go, in Sri Lanka. Packed with useful software and efficient hardware, Redmi Go will be available at LKR 12999.

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Belluna Co. Japan demonstrates confidence in Sri Lanka by investing mammoth US$450 million

Wednesday, 13 March 2019, Colombo: In a market place replete with choice, and the growth of an ever savvier consumer base, the market today is looking for a quality product with a strong financial backing that would meet the requirements of a discerning clientele. 447 Luna Tower scores high…

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Amãna Takaful , Latest branch in Katugastota

Amãna Takaful Life PLC (ATL Life) unveiled its latest branch in Katugastota recently, bringing its Insurance expertise to the residents of the town as part of its expansion to widen its geographic footprint across the island. The ceremonial inauguration was graced by Mr. Gehan Rajapakse, CEO ATL Life, together…

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Sustainability champion Tom Popple together with The Carbon Consulting Company outlines how Sri Lankan businesses can create value from a net zero emissions programme

12th March 2019 Colombo: The Carbon Consulting Company (CCC) recently invited Tom Popple, Senior Manager, Climate Change & Sustainability, Natural Capital Partners, to inspire and inform Sri Lankan business leaders, on the value of taking credible climate action, at the Kingsbury Hotel on 6th March 2019. At Asia’s first Climate…

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Ayubo.Life Lauds Clients’ Wins At Sri Lanka Corporate Health And Productivity Awards

Hemas wins gold in Extra-Large Company category, H-Connect Pvt Ltd clinches gold in Medium category Following the conclusion of the first Sri Lanka Corporate Health and Productivity Awards, the country’s leading smartphone health and fitness app, ayubo.life, applauded the success of two of its clients – Hemas Holdings…

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Sunshine Holdings’ oil palm estate in Nakiyadeniya discovers endemic fish species

11 March 2019: A pioneering bio diversity study conducted in the freshwater streams of Nakiyadeniya Oil Palm Estate, an oil palm estate managed by the agribusiness arm of Sri Lanka’s diversified conglomerate Sunshine Holdings PLC, has led to a remarkable discovery of a new fish species.

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Watawala Tea voted ‘Most Popular Hot Beverage Brand’ of the country for the third consecutive year

Wins prestigious award as the sole victor at SLIM Nielsen People’s Awards 2019 Sri Lanka’s number one tea brand, Watawala Tea, was chosen by consumers as the ‘Most Popular Hot Beverage Brand of the Year’ for the third consecutive year at the recently-held SLIM Nielsen People’s Awards, reaffirming…

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Auxenta champions its female employees on International Women’s Day

Friday, 08 March 2019, Colombo: International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. Sri Lankan Silicon Valley tech firm – Auxenta – is commemorating Women’s Day…

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