The Scoop

Ensuring education and a brighter future for communities hit by CKDu

‘Puritas Sathdiyawara: Going Beyond’ completes 6th annual school supply pack distribution Equips 2,674 students with essentials for the entire school year.Fresh uniform material sufficient for the school year supplied.Covers 11 rural schools in North and North Central Provinces. IconicSri Lankan…

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Unilever Sri Lanka introduces Plastic Free Packaging for Pears Baby Soap Cartons

Unilever Sri Lanka has developed a plastic free, environment friendly packaging for its trusted baby care soap brand – Pears Baby, taking an important step forward to help curb the amount of plastic that enters the environment. The eco-friendly packaging for Pears Baby Soap cartons developed and introduced to the local market…

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Sampath Bank Declares a Full Cash Dividend of Rs 11.75 per share

Sampath Bank’s Board of Directors has recommended a final cash dividend of Rs 11.75 per share to be paid for the financial year ended 31st December 2019 subject to the approval of the shareholders at the Annual General Meeting to be held on 30th March 2020. The dividend payout ratio…

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Stax employees emerge victorious at Conquer Colombo 2020

Combining talent, knowledge and teamwork, a group from Stax Inc. were recently titled Winners at Conquer Colombo 2020 – Colombo’s largest scavenger hunt – on the 9th of February 2020.  Comprising of members Ali Marikar-Bawa, Praveen Kanagasabai, Nicola De Mel, led by Team Captain Lorenzo Toumazos – the Stax team victoriously…

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Uber Eats launches in Negombo

Uber Eats today announced the launch of operations in Negombo — its third city in Sri Lanka — allowing eaters to gain access to quality food and convenient delivery at the touch of a button! The list of our partners such as global favourites Burger King, KFC…

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“Cheers to Jazz”

A festive evening for jazz lovers, presented by Gananath Dasanayaka and En Route, in collaboration with Old Wesleyites Sports Club (OWSC) On 29th February, Saturday, Colombo’s popular jazz singer Gananath Dasanayaka with his band En Route will set the mood for an evening of…

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HNB FINANCE relocates its Ja –Ela and Negombo branches with latest gold loan facility

Cementing its presence in the region and in response to increasing customer demands, HNB FINANCE has now relocated their Ja-Ela & Negombo branches which are at 59 A, Negombo Road, Ja-ela and 58, St Josephs St , Negombo respectively.  These branches will play host to the prestigious HNB FINANCE Gold Loan…

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Crysbro Sisudiriya equips university graduates with vital professional skills

Broadening the scope of its corporate social responsibility Sisudiriya programme, Sri Lanka’s leading and largest poultry manufacturer Crysbro commenced offering skills training to fresh university graduates from a variety of academic streams. These efforts formally got off the ground in December last year, when Crysbro conducted a…

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Rediscover Sri Lanka’s beauty with ‘Union Lifestyle Bonus’ Hotel Deals

Rediscover Sri Lanka’s beauty and relish an affordable vacation with ‘Union Lifestyle Bonus’ promotional hotel deals, enabling Union Assurance Life Insurance policyholders an opportunity to enjoy their life. Many who yearn to travel and relish vacation time can now do so with ease, as leisure has never been…

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Land Rover thrills fans in the UK with display of action vehicles from latest James Bond movie

Land Rover fans in the United Kingdom are in for a rare treat as two vehicles that are part of one of the most successful movie franchises in the world – James Bond – are now on display in London. The Land Rover action vehicles from the latest…

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