“Sri Lanka is eager to work with the maritime powers of the Indian Ocean and beyond, to make our oceans secure for unimpeded commerce and peaceful navigation”, Ambassador Prasad Kariyawasam said, earlier today. The Ambassador was addressing a public event hosted by the Hudson Institute, a Washington-based think tank, on…
Earth Hour: Saturday 25th March 8:30pm-9.30pm Join the movement at https://www.earthhour.org/join-the-movement Monday, 6th March 2017, Colombo: Following a landmark year for climate change WWF’s (World Wide Fund for Nature) Earth Hour is calling on people around the world to escalate the charge and be a part of the global momentum.…
We are entering what is widely referred to as the 4th Industrial Revolution, an era where the development of new materials, breakthroughs in the field of genetic engineering and digital transformation are increasingly blurring the lines between the physical, biological and digital worlds. With multiple industries being disrupted, those without…
The Sri Lanka-United Nations Friendship Organisation (SUNFO) was formed on 22nd May, 1999 (The National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka) by signing the inaugural declaration of SUNFO in Colombo, Sri Lanka, by founder members of SUNFO with the patronage of the Hon. Speaker of Parliament of Sri Lanka Hon. Dr.…

“SUNFO Global Village” Ceremony

Thursday, 16 February 2017 23:38
Sri Lanka –United Nations Friendship Organisation (SUNFO) has launched “SUNFO Global Village” concept in the year 2000 during the beginning of Millennium Development Goals MDG Era.(2000-2015). A special ceremony has arranged by SUNFO at BMICH, Colombo on Saturday 18 February, 2017 to introduce new developments of the SUNFO Global village…

‘2017: The Year of the Connected Customer’

Saturday, 11 February 2017 19:44
Brian Donn, APAC VP of CX for Oracle We are now squarely in the age of the Customer. Customers are more empowered and choose how and where they want to engage the brands they buy products or services from. As we move into 2017, now more than ever, customers are…
Nearly a century after it was theorized, Harvard scientists report they have succeeded in creating the rarest material on the planet, which could eventually develop into one of its most valuable. Thomas D. Cabot Professor of the Natural Sciences Isaac Silvera and postdoctoral fellow Ranga Dias have long sought the…
Mastercard announced a partnership with InterContinental Hotels & Resorts that seeks to cater to the needs of Affluent cardholders in Asia Pacific by encouraging them to re-connect with their family. As part of the Kids Dining Perks promotion, every child below the age of 12 can now enjoy complimentary dining…
Scenario Modeling - agility and dynamism for coping with the global economy APAC is a very diverse and dynamic region both culturally and economically. The powerhouses of China and India are globally recognized as exporters of both goods and services, and other countries within the region have large populations of…
Teams from 21 nations compete in Colombo The world’s most talented Baristas converged on Colombo from 18 to 20 July to showcase their skills at one of the most prestigious events in its field, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf World Barista Competition 2016. Hosted in Sri Lanka for the…