BIA immigration officers call off strike

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May 18, 2018 04:42 pm

Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) operations returned to normal about an hour back (at 3 pm on Friday) following the intervention of Minister S.B. Navinna after passenger...

Immigration staff delays BIA

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May 18, 2018 01:15 pm

Immigration officials are currently (as at 12 noon on Friday) said to be in talks with authorities concerning the strike action by its Colombo airport staff that has delayed pas...

Strike affects Colombo airport check-in

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May 17, 2018 11:52 am

  SriLankan Airlines on Thursday urged all departing passengers, to arrive at the Colombo airport three hours prior to the departure time with effect from today (Ma...

Resilient Hameedia promises to rise from the ashes

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May 16, 2018 04:22 pm

    Hameedia, the reputed Sri Lanka’s menswear fashion store,  following the massive fire that broke out on May 12 at the company’s...

Groundbreaking HSBC blockchain transaction set to revolutionise trade 

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May 16, 2018 11:19 am

HSBC and ING Bank have successfully executed, what is claimed to be the “first scalable live trade finance transaction using blockchain” for Cargill, an intern...

Obstacles for women to achieve board-room level excellence

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May 16, 2018 09:12 am

  In business – in the corporate world - the highest achievement a person could make is to be in the board-room and become its leader there.  Howeve...

New SME business card from HNB

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May 11, 2018 04:44 pm

  Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) customers will benefit mostly following the launch of a new SME Business Card by the Hatton National Bank in partnership with...

Viber assures Sri Lankan users of ‘more secure; stronger connections’

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May 08, 2018 10:33 am

Viber, the global messaging and voice app, says it has taken careful steps to ensure data remains secure and private, following a recent outcry over privacy options on social...

Flt delays at SriLankan Airlines on Thursday

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May 03, 2018 06:26 pm

A variety of reasons caused delays to several SriLankan Airlines flights on May 3. The untimely sickness of a passenger inbound from the Gulf initiated a diversion to...

Lankan planters' hail decision to lift ban on glyphosate

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May 02, 2018 07:24 pm

    The Planters’ Association of Ceylon (PA) has commended a Government decision to lift the ban on the importation of glyphosate-based weedicide...

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Court summons PTL Chairman Geoffrey Aloysius

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In pictures: Dialog 4G- The Sunday Times Schoolboy Cricketer Awards

The Sunday Times - Dialog 4G Schoolboy cricketer awards 2018 were held last evening. The break down of the re...

At a glance: Different Voices

 ‘The Voice’ headed by Ishan De Lanerolle recently staged the second edition of their concert &lsquo...

Hindi courses for children and adults

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Get ready for the Big Bad Wolf Book sale this month

The Big Bad Wolf (BBW) book sale has made its return early this year, following the highly enthusiastic response from...