The National Savings Bank celebrated its 42nd anniversary, expanding its services with the opening of the new 30 story building complex in the heart of the Matara town under the distinguished patronage of President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
An 11th-hour bid by Secretary of State John Kerry to ease the escalating crisis over the Kremlin’s intervention in Crimea ended in failure on Friday, raising the likelihood of sanctions against Russia and deepening the most serious East-West rift since the end of the Cold War.
Sri Lankan Airlines’ FlySmiLes partners Amaya Resorts and Spas to offer exciting benefits for its frequent flyers. With the new partnership, FlySmiLes members will now have the chance to earn and redeem miles for stays at any of the Amaya hotels.
Commenting on the performance of the network at ADFEST 2014, Mark Tutssel, Chief Creative Officer, Leo Burnett Worldwide stated: “ADFEST embraces and celebrates the best creativity, local culture and heritage of this highly important and vast region. I am delighted with the performance and results achieved by our network. I would especially like to congratulate Leo Burnett Sri Lanka for winning a Lotus Root Award, which recognises and celebrates ideas born with local roots. As a ‘HumanKind’ agency that truly believes in connecting with people, this award reiterates Leo Burnett Sri Lanka’s immersion and connection with its local roots.”
Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was steered off course by someone on the plane, was airborne for more than seven hours, and may have traveled as far as Kazakhstan, the Prime Minster of Malaysia confirmed at a news conference today.
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), the premier ICT solutions provider launched its breakthrough cloud computing service, akaza, raising the bar in cloud computing in Sri Lanka to new heights. The launch took place recently at the company’s Customer Forum organized for government institutions, at Water’s Edge, Battaramulla, “akaza” provides end-to-end cloud computing services providing business organizations with enhanced agility, quick service delivery, and cost efficiencies whilst providing maximum ROI as well as improved scalability.
Malaysia's Transport Minister Hishammuddin Hussein said Thursday the country has dispatched an aircraft to the site where Chinese satellites photographed three "suspected floating objects" in the search for a missing Malaysia passenger jet.
China's State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense (SASTIND) said on its website on Wednesday that the three suspected objects were monitored at 6.7 degrees north latitude and 105.63 degrees east longitude, spreading across an area with a radius of 20 kilometers.