Abans revs up auto biz with Hyundai

Abans is stepping up efforts to boost its automobile business with a key agency deal with global giant Hyundai, rolling out multi-million-rupee investments for modern showrooms, service centres and other benefits to customers. An ultra-modern first-of-its kind Hyundai showroom set up with Rs. 20 million investment was opened yesterday at…

The future of Sri Lanka’s education in the 4IR

The profound impacts that an emerging fourth industrial revolution (4IR) will have on the future employment landscape underscore the crucial role of education and skills in preparing a workforce that can meet the needs of today’s and tomorrow’s labour markets. Indeed, education is at the heart of preparing present and…

Sri Lanka Tourism celebrates big win by Santani at WTM

Santani Spa and Resorts won the Gold award for Best in the World for wellness at a celebrity event held at London’s Brand new venue Magazine on 5 November. The Sri Lanka Tourism Promotions Bureau celebrated this massive accolade for Sri Lanka at its stand. The 2019 International Travel &…

Chanaka Perera leads in Nuwara Eliya LECTRA Grand Prix October edition

The October Edition of the LECTRA Grand-Prix 2019 played in the hill country of the exquisite Nuwara Eliya Golf Club, reached the halfway mark of the 4-round monthly event counted for the WAGR (World Amateur Golf Rankings), with M. U. Chanaka Perera, the Sri Lanka Amateur Golf Champion 2019, taking…

Ministry of National Security: A nation rich in safety and freedom

This series is based on business leader Dhammika Perera’s recently revealed ‘Economic Growth Strategy and Action Plan to increase GDP Per Capita from $ 4,000 to $ 12,000’. The document outlines goals and action plans for 23 ministries and today’s column focuses on the Ministry of National Security Goals Defend…

Sri Lanka and China to further elevate cultural relations

The Agreement for the Establishment of a Friendly Temple Relationship between the Shentong Temple of Shandong Province of China and the Bodhi Raja Viharaya of Thalpitiya, Wadduwa, in Sri Lanka was signed in Shandong on 29 October between Abbot of Shentong Temple Ven. Jie Kong, and Anunayake of the Kotte…

‘Stepping into the Future’ with actuaries of South Asia on 13-14 November

Are you a key decision-maker of a company operating in an increasingly changing landscape? Or a professional tackling a growing number of risks day in day out? If you would like to know more about how actuaries can help manage risks faced by your company, the Actuarial Association of Sri…