Colombo, 20 January 2017: What started off as the Group’s flagship Corporate Social Responsibility endeavor, “Puritas Sathdiyawara” which provides 110,000 litres (daily), of drinking water to over 25,000 people in 16 villages, in areas with high prevalence of the Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) in Sri Lanka’s North and North Central…
Colombo, January 17th, 2017: Barista, first coffee bistro in Sri Lanka, recreated a world of magic for the children of the SMI Child Care Centers by inviting them for an evening of fun and laughter at their signature Café Mocha outlet located in Colombo 05. Speaking about the day's events…
Initiative helps communities in the neighbourhoods of its factories, covering 12 towns in 12 months The quality of life in a dozen towns and villages across Sri Lanka is looking up after the Brandix Group accelerated its ‘model village’ programme in 2016 to help communities around its factories with their…
IWW Steel, the leading steel bars manufacturing company in Sri Lanka manufactures the best quality steel bar; RS QST RB 500. The company celebrated dawn of the New Year 2017 in a meaningful manner with the company’s Chairman Dr. Shivalingam Ramesh and his son Shalan Shivalingam. Significance of the event…

Altair supports ‘Semata Sevana’ programme

Wednesday, 04 January 2017 16:45
At least 16 needy rural families will receive houses through a donation made by luxury condominium builder Indocean Developers to the ‘Semata Sevana’ (Shelter for All) programme of the Ministry of Housing and Construction. The promoter of Altair, the twin-tower high rise in Colombo 2, recently presented a cheque for…
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has supported the Lady Ridgeway Children’s Hospital and the National Eye Hospital with timely assistance on two important projects launched by these institutions. The Bank recently donated an Anaesthesia Workstation with a ventilator for a new cardiac operating theatre being set up at the Lady…
A small government school in Kilinochchi has received a building to house a library for its students and teachers through the generosity of Ceylinco Life and the Sri Lanka Army. The life insurance leader and the Army’s 57 Division collaborated to construct the building for the KN/ Kanagambikaikulam G. T.…
Friday, 09th December 2016, Colombo : Mountain Hawk Express (Pvt) Ltd (MHE), Licensee of Federal Express Corporation in Sri Lanka, embarked on a new “green journey” by becoming the first organisation in the express transportation services industry in the country to obtain the recognised CarbonConscious® certification. “Sustainability is an integral…
A project by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) to monitor the water quality in the Kelani River Basin as a prelude to a larger initiative for the Basin’s management and conservation, has received funding support from Brandix, Sri Lanka’s top-ranked exporter. Brandix will finance the project and…
On Sunday, November 20: Derana TV held a telethon dedicated to a cause this media powerhouse took close to heart: Little Hearts – a fundraising project for a new hospital wing for critically ill children at Lady Ridgeway Hospital (LRH). Derana joined forces with Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians (SLCP)…