The beautiful green landscape which soothed our eyes and refreshed our souls as we walked through the city streets back in the good old days is disappearing at a rapid speed due to accelerated urbanising in our city. The only noticeable park we have for the entire city is Viharamahadevi…
Earth Hour: Saturday 25th March 8:30pm-9.30pm Join the movement at www.earthhour.org/ Around the globe, millions of people, businesses, and landmarks will set aside an hour to host events, switch off their lights, and make noise for climate change action. This year Earth Hour is at 8:30pm on Saturday 25 March…
22 MARCH 2017, COLOMBO: A large scale environmental project was witnessed in Ratnapura recently, spearheaded by the oldest apparel manufacturing company in Sri Lanka. Implemented under its key annual CSR initiative, Bernard Botejue Industries (Pvt.) Ltd. joined hands with ReForest Sri Lanka to successfully reforest 7 acres of land in…
Colombo, March 22, 2017: SriLankan Cares, the Corporate Social Responsibility arm of SriLankan Airlines, has embarked on a remarkable journey to empower and uplift thousands of youth, women and children in the Mullaitivu District, one of Sri Lanka’s most underprivileged regions. SriLankan Cares entered into a memorandum of understanding with…
Commercial forestry is rapidly gaining ground in Sri Lanka and the company that is the undisputed leader in this eco-friendly, futuristic investment, Sadaharitha Plantations, has just launched a novel promotional vehicle that doubles up as a mobile office for the convenience of customers. The concept of a two-in-one vehicle to…
Two bright students who excelled at the GCE Advanced Level examination last year despite vision impairment were rewarded recently by the Commercial Bank of Ceylon with a gift of a laptop each, equipped with software specially designed for visually impaired users. The Bank’s Managing Director Mr Jegan Durairatnam presented the…
Kanrich Finance has always been in the forefront as a pioneer financial institute and has always come forward very generously to reach out and lend a helping hand to the betterment of fellow Sri Lankans. Whether it be their micro finance policy holders or fellow Sri Lankans in need of…
Colombo, February 08, 2017: SriLankan Cares, the community development arm of SriLankan Airlines, has embarked on a special ‘Village Heartbeat Project’ with Foundation of Goodness to develop the lives and careers of people in underprivileged communities in Oddusuddan and Mullaitivu in the Northern Province. The Village Heartbeat Project (VHP) will…
Keells Super partnered with Trail 2016 to raise funds for the construction of the proposed cancer treatment facility at the Karapitiya Teaching Hospital. By activating donations via Nexus Mobile points, Keells Super provided its customers with a platform to donate to the cause while they shopped. Keells Super raised Rs.…
Thursday 2nd March 2017, Colombo:As part of its long-term sustainability and CSR drive, DFCC Bank recently launched a commemorative staff tree-planting initiative where a tree is planted to celebrate each and every staff member's birthday. Additional trees are also planted at key sites, where reforestation is a priority and these…