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…

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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…

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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.

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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.

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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.

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HNB Assurance to Introduce New Products Faster with Oracle Cloud

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –: HNB Assurance PLC (HNBA), one of Sri Lanka’s leading life insurers has gone live on Oracle Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) to simplify and streamline its business processes as well as to increase visibility into its financial operations and support its mission to deliver better customer experiences to its policyholders. The project was implemented within a short span of seven weeks.

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JAT Holdings and Isobar Sri Lanka step up to the mark to help carpenters and painters hit hard by COVID – 19

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Stepping up to the mark during the COVID – 19 lockdown, JAT Holdings, the market leader in wood coatings in Sri Lanka for the past 25 years, and Isobar Sri Lanka, a leading full-service digital agency part of the global giant Dentsu Aegis network carried out a unique campaign to help carpenters and painters whose livelihoods were hard hit by pandemic restrictions.

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Prime Group Launches Waterfall Residencies –Malabe, Promoting Wellness Centric Lifestyles

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Leading Sri Lankan property developer Prime Group, is adding to its award-winning and extensive portfolio of housing projects with Waterfall Residencies, a tranquil, nature-friendly residential complex located on the prolific, booming neighborhood of Chandrika Kumaratunga Mawatha, Malabe. Backed by 25 years of proven expertise, Prime Group’s latest project comes on the heels of the company securing an ICRA credit rating of [A] – Stable a first in the Sri Lankan real estate…

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