Supporting your child’s health as they return to school post lockdown

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – School closures have been implemented in most countries worldwide as a preventive measure to curb the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, causing an unprecedented disruption of education, affecting more than 90% of the school population.The coronavirus outbreak has caused major disruptions to daily life and children are feeling these changes deeply.

"Supporting your child’s health as they return to school post lockdown"

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, founding new Centre of Excellence in Finland for R&D

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announces it is acquiring assets of Valona Labs and launchingabrand-new Centre of Excellence in Tampere, Finland. Combining HMD Global’s commitment to delivering secure, reliable and dependable mobile experiences with Valona Labs’ expertise in mobile, enterprise and cybersecurity software, the acquisition of assets will further build upon the company’s reputation as a global leader in smartphone software updates and security1.

"HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, founding new Centre of Excellence in Finland for R&D"

Fortude first from Sri Lanka to join Microsoft AI for Accessibility program

The grant enables development and expansion of accessible technology for people with disabilities COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH  – Microsoft announced it selected Fortude as the first Sri Lankan grant recipient of its AI for Accessibility program, which funds organizations that use artificial intelligence to empower people with disabilities. The grant — which includes access to Microsoft’s Azure cloud computing service and provides training and resources to organizations looking to tackle problems relating to work, life, and human connections  — will enable…

"Fortude first from Sri Lanka to join Microsoft AI for Accessibility program"

Janashakthi Life partners with oDoc to enhance customer experience through digital transformation.

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Janashakthi Life partners with oDoc, to provide free life insurance cover (inclusive of COVID – 19 coverage) and critical illness insurance cover up to Rs. 100,000 for all customers via the app. In addition to this, oDoc customers can extend the free cover to specially designed covers worth Rs. 200,000 and Rs. 600,000 at an affordable discounted rate. These special products are designed to cater to the customer needs and to make…

"Janashakthi Life partners with oDoc to enhance customer experience through digital transformation."

Dumith Fernando appointed as the New CSE Chairman

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Dumith Fernando as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the CSE with effect from 01st July 2020. Mr. Fernandohas served on the Board of the CSE since 2017 and succeeds Mr. Ray Abeywardena, who steps down as the Chairman after completing his three-year tenure.

"Dumith Fernando appointed as the New CSE Chairman"

Unilever announces next step in the evolution of skin care portfolio, reiterating its commitment to a more inclusive vision of beauty

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Unilever Sri Lanka announced today the next step in the evolution of its skin care portfolio,with the rebranding of its flagship brand Fair & Lovely.

"Unilever announces next step in the evolution of skin care portfolio, reiterating its commitment to a more inclusive vision of beauty"

Sri Lanka to welcome tourists by assuring a ‘safe and secure’ traveller experience

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Following Sri Lanka’s successful containment of COVID-19, Sri Lanka Tourism has been collaboratively exploring avenues of re-positioning Sri Lanka as the world’s number one destination with an excellent health care system, by introducing extensive health and safety protocols to ensure a ‘Safe and Secure’ traveller experience, the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority said today.

"Sri Lanka to welcome tourists by assuring a ‘safe and secure’ traveller experience"