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Supun Athukorala launches latest collection of poems in “Sarada Nuba Tharu Wela”

Supun Athukorala, a promising poet of the new generation, launched his second book on poetry and prose titled “Sarada Nuba Tharu Wela” at the Mahaweli Centre in Colombo 07, recently. The Chief Guest of the event was Sujeewa Rajapakse – Chairman of People’s Bank and The Guest…

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Four wins for Ogilvy Digital at BestWeb.lk 2020

Colombo, September 17, 2020 – Ogilvy Digital of the Phoenix Ogilvy Group Sri Lanka won big at Sri Lanka’s pioneering web design competition, BestWeb.lk 2020, walking away with a tally of four awards in total. Ogilvy Martech, the development unit of Ogilvy Digital, were presented the awards at a ceremony held…

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Government to support local automotive assembly with 30% locally made automobile components

Friday, 18th September 2020, COLOMBO; The Sri Lanka Automotive Component Manufacturers’ Association recently announced that the Sri Lanka Government is actively seeking to promote automotive assembly with locally secured components, in order to boost the industry and create better job opportunities. The assembly of 100 vehicles will create more than 250 direct jobs…

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Huawei Announces New Developer Technologies Capable of Smarter All-Scenario Experiences

Huawei Developer Conference 2020 (Together) took place last week. In the keynote speech, Huawei announced major upcoming updates for HarmonyOS 2.0, EMUI 11, HMS(Huawei Mobile Services), HUAWEI HiLink, and HUAWEI Research. These improvements will empower global developers and ecosystem partners to provide enhanced and innovative user experiences for users. At the event,…

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Softlogic Information Technologies Introduces “Chuwi” 2-in-1 Device and Stylus

Anywhere anytime learning creates a new world of opportunity Softlogic Information Technologies (Pvt) Ltd, one of the country’s leading solutions providers & systems integrators while being a fully owned subsidiary of Softlogic Holdings PLC announced the launch of an innovative and cost-effective, detachable (2-in-1) device specially designed…

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Iconic Galaxy’s Privé apartments – a notch above the rest is underway

Leading infrastructure developer Iconic Developments announced that construction of its premier Privé apartments of its latest luxury living space, the Iconic Galaxy, is in progress. Having earned its most loyal homeowners a value of around 20-30 per cent on their initial investment, Iconic Developments offers prospective homeowners the self-contained luxury…

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Grace Cancer Run Celebrates a Decade with 2020 Virtual Run

Colombo, Thursday 17th September 2020: According to the World Health Organization 9.6 million people died of cancer in 2018 making it the second leading cause of death globally. With the COVID-19 pandemic taking centre stage currently many have forgotten that an age old silent killer is taking as many lives.

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Samsung Galaxy M01 Core – Smartest Choice for your budget

Dialog Axiata PLC offers Unlimited Facebook, WhatsApp & YouTube for Galaxy M01 CoreWatch videos up to 11 hours non-stopSlim & Stylish design 17th September 2020 Colombo: Samsung, Sri Lanka’s No.1 Smartphone brand, recently introduced Galaxy M01 Core, adding to its popular Galaxy…

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People’s Bank clinches the prestigious “The Best in Sri Lanka Award” for its 2019 Annual Report

The International ARC Awards in New York, USA – considered the Academy Awards for annual reports by the financial community – recently awarded People’s Bank the prestigious “Best in Sri Lanka Award” for its 2019 Annual Report titled “the Frontier”. In addition, the Bank was the recipient of a grand haul…

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Saaraketha modernizing Sri Lankan agriculture through Agri Tech

The new Saaraketha Solar-powered Greenhouse project When we think of greenhouses, we tend to think of the cold hills of Nuwara Eliya, old fashioned English homes and Victorian botanical gardens full of exotic plants. We don’t tend to think high tech,…

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