BASL Expresses Serious Concern Over Colombo Port City Bill

            BASL Expresses Serious Concern Over Colombo Port City Bill   The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) issuing an urgent statement today (15) stated that certain provisions of the Bill may be inconsistent with the provisions of the Constitution, more particularly Articles 1, 2, 3, 4, 12, 14 and […]

The HOPE Consortium and leading experts pledge to close the global immunization gap

● Government ministers from the UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, UK, Nigeria, and Kenya, came together to discuss how the world can bridge the geographical gap in vaccine distribution. ● The Chair of the Executive Board at WHO, Group Medical Director of International SOS, Director-General of the Red Cross, Regional Director of IATA in Africa & […]

How poor countries develop rich countries

We have long been told a compelling story about the relationship between rich countries and poor countries. The story holds that the rich nations of the OECD give generously of their wealth to the poorer nations of the global south, to help them eradicate poverty and push them up the development ladder. Yes, during colonialism […]

Global tourism trends for the success of tourist destinations in the future.

       Tourism is a highly significant economic sector globally & locally, & provides real prospects for enduring & inclusive economic growth. The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) rates that internationally there were just 25 million tourist arrivals in 1950. This number has increased 68 years later to 1.4 billion international arrivals per […]

Webinar – After The Pandemic: The Way Ahead The Sri Lanka

Webinar – After The Pandemic: The Way Ahead The Sri Lanka – Japan Business Council of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce has organized a webinar titled “After The Pandemic: The Way Ahead”, which will be held on Wednesday, 17th March 2021 at 03.30 p.m. The opening remarks will be made by His Excellency Akira Sugiyama, […]

SLT-MOBITEL joins hands with CMC to facilitate registrations for COVID-19 Vaccination process within Colombo City Limits through eChannelling

SLT-MOBITEL has collaborated with the IT Division of Colombo Municipal Council (CMC) to introduce yet another pioneering initiative through Mobitel’s eChannelling service, enabling the convenient registration of persons for the COVID-19 vaccination. As part of the first phase, senior citizens over the age of 60 years and residing within the city of Colombo can avail […]

BUSINESSPrime Residencies completes 35 ‘unique’ properties

Prime Land Residencies Ltd, the condominium property arm of Prime Group, recently celebrated a milestone achievement upon the completion of its 35th property project. With 5 more projects nearing completion and yet another 5 more awaiting launch, the completion and handing over of 35 properties to anticipating residents has established Prime Residencies as the benchmark […]

George Steuart Health reconnects with Wyeth Nutrition with the relaunch of “S26 GOLD”

Wyeth Nutrition range of products will now be marketed in Sri Lanka through George Steuart Health (Pvt) Ltd., the company announced last week. Wyeth Nutrition, a global leader in child nutrition, has sought representation through the most acclaimed distributors worldwide. The company has now partnered with George Steuart Health to market and distribute its child […]