Taxation Dynamics: Deloitte Panel Deciphers Implications of Sri Lanka’s 2024 Budget

Deloitte Sri Lanka, part of the international auditing, consulting, and financial advisory giant, Deloitte Global, held a special “Budget Night” panel discussion on Sri Lanka’s Government Budget 2024, on the 13th of November 2023, soon after the Budget was presented to parliament by President Ranil Wickremasinghe, as the Minister of Finance. The panel comprised Dr. […]

Deloitte South Asia CEO to visit Sri Lanka this month

Romal Shetty the Chief Executive Officer of Deloitte South Asia is slated to visit Sri Lanka this month. His visit was announced on the day when over 500 professionals were welcomed into the Deloitte network entities in Sri Lanka and Maldives, making it one of the largest combinations in the history of professional services in […]

Union Assurance Strengthens ‘Go Green’ Initiatives with Policy Certificates and e-Policy Documents

Union Assurance, Sri Lanka’s leading Life Insurer, has continuously recognized the importance of sustainability and environmental responsibility with ‘Go Green’ initiatives. To further enhance the Company’s dedication to green initiatives, Union Assurance has introduced the Policy Certificate along with the e-policy document with the aim of minimizing the industry’s ecological footprint, promoting sustainable practises, and […]

Union Assurance Paves Way for Inspiring Efforts of Teacher and Students

Union Assurance, Sri Lanka’s leading Life Insurer, has recently donated musical instruments to Gairanagama Vidyalaya in recognition and support of the outstanding efforts of Ms. Buddhima Abeysinghe, the school’s drama teacher. Ms. Abeysinghe’s dedication to expanding the curriculum by introducing drama has not only broadened the horizons of the students but has also showcased their […]

Ceypetco seeks term gasoil supplies for 2024 delivery

Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (Ceypetco) is seeking to buy term supplies of 500 ppm sulphur gasoil for delivery between February and June next year, a tender document on the company’s website showed. The state-owned refiner is looking to buy a total of 1.12 million barrels of cargoes, split into four 280,000-barrel lots, for delivery within the […]

Union Assurance Rewards Annual Awards 2022 Gold Winners

Union Assurance, Sri Lanka’s formidable Life Insurer, recently celebrated its Annual Awards 2022 gold winners with an unforgettable luxury hotel tour. The tour brought together over 125 winners and their families for a memorable and rewarding experience. The Annual Awards 2022 gold winners’ luxury hotel tour was an opportunity for Union Assurance to express its […]

Take the Party Home this Season with Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo

Colombo, Monday 6th November 2023: ‘Tis the season of joy, love, laughter, and celebrations. No party is complete at this time of the year without a delectable collection of canapés paired with the perfect beverages. But, entertaining at home or office can be a cumbersome task. So, why not leave that part of the party […]

Apple sales dip again despite iPhone boost

Apple sales have continued to fall, despite strong demand for its iPhones and services like streaming platform Apple TV+. The tech giant says revenues dipped 1% to $89.5bn (£73.3bn) in the three months to 30 September when compared with the same period last year. Sales of its Mac computers and iPads struggled after a post-lockdown […]


Malaysia’s Quest International University (QIU), a comprehensive private institute of higher learning, is offering a diverse range of unique educational opportunities to the people of Sri Lanka Based in Ipoh, Perak, QIU offers foundation, diploma, bachelor’s degree, and postgraduate programmes that cover disciplines in medicine, pharmacy, business and management, life sciences, computing, engineering, culinary arts, […]

Turkish Airlines resumes direct flights to Colombo

Turkish Airlines on Monday commenced direct flights between Sri Lanka and Istanbul after 10 years, said Chairman of the Airport and Aviation Services Sri Lanka Ltd G. A. Chandrasiri. Addressing an event to mark the occasion of the Turkish aircraft arriving in Sri Lanka, Chandrasiri said four flights a week will operate between the two […]