A leading bank in Indonesia has deployed the Sri Lanka developed ‘BoardPAC’ board-meeting automation solution to become the first bank in that country to be equipped for paperless board meetings. Part of Malayan Banking Berhad Group -- one of the largest financial services groups in the ASEAN region -- Maybank…
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has announced it will keep 71 branches open for business on Friday, 24th February, a Public and Bank holiday to mark the Mahasivarathri festival. The Commercial Bank branches that will operate on that day include the Bank’s 30 Supermarket Banking Centres and 25 ‘365-day’ branches…
February 20th 2017, Colombo: DFCC Bank launched the 'Know & Grow' digital campaign to coincide with Independence Day, which was conceptualised by the Bank to educate the public on the Sri Lankan flag and its elements. The digital campaign was created based on the insight that although the Sri Lankan…
Thursday 16th February 2017, Colombo: DFCC Bank recently entered into an exclusive long-term Bancassurance partnership with renowned insurance service provider, AIA. The partnership will offer all of DFCC’s customers, access to a range of innovative savings options, insurance policies and services. Customers will also be able to gain from AIA’s…
February 14, 2017: Introducing another pioneering initiative to the Sri Lankan banking industry, HNB announced a new partnership with UnionPay International, to accept card payments from one of the largest payment networks in the world. Through the new agreement, Sri Lankan merchants who operate HNB Point-of-Sales (POS) devices will now…
Sri Lanka’s most technologically innovative bank, HNB partnered with D.S. Senanayake College to launch Smart Pay - a revolutionary new proprietary card that will completely redesign payments and attendance recording in schools. The official launch of HNB Smart Pay was timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary celebrations of D.S.…
Bank of Ceylon (BoC) announced that it will be strengthening its longstanding partnership with Mastercard, enabling it to tap into Mastercard's global technology and expertise to bring payment innovation to Sri Lanka faster. The Bank aims to roll out safer, smarter, and more innovative payment options by connecting to Mastercard…
Monday, February 13 2016, Colombo: After six decades of nurturing small and medium businesses to become leading enterprises in their respective sectors, DFCC Bank is pleased to launch Vardhana Sahaya, effectively extending its expertise to the small enterprise category. Vardhana Sahaya is a new product for the small enterprise sector…
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon recently interacted with 160 entrepreneurs from the Gampaha and Puttalam districts at a programme held in Wennappuwa as part of the Bank’s on-going initiative to develop entrepreneurship skills within the SMEs in the country. The resource person for the programme was Mr Chandana Gunawardena, a…
Encouraging academic achievement by rewarding students who have excelled in the Grade Five scholarship and GCE Ordinary Level examinations has been an integral part of the CSR initiatives conducted by Citizens Development Business Finance PLC (CDB). The CDB Sisudiri Scholarship Programme, presented 36 scholarships to the top achievers of these…