Member company news

  • SriLankan Airlines assists in disaster relief efforts

      The staff members of SriLankan Airlines and SriLankan Catering joined the relief efforts carried outduring the recent floods that affected several areas of the country. The donations of staff members were handed over to Disaster Management Center of Sri Lanka (DMCSL) and Sri Lanka Air Force to be coordinated and distributed among the needy […]

  • Swim Week Colombo unveils new position Green Conscious Earth Sensitive

    Swim Week Colombo 2018, presented by OLU Tropical Water, will showcase the latest swimwear collections of eleven progressive Sri Lankan designers and three international designers. As demonstrated in its previous editions, Swim Week Colombo is the foremost platform for swimwear designers in Sri Lanka as well as the region and brings together some of the […]

  • Insee Cement connects people to nature to mark Environment Day

    The coffee table book is officially launched and handed over to Prof. K. R. R. Mahanama, the Acting Vice Chancellor of University of Colombo (left) by   Nandana Ekanayaka, CEO of Insee Cement (center), and Dr. Ananda Mallawatantri,  Country Representative of IUCN Sri Lanka (right) Insee Cement joined hands with the Base for Enthusiasts of […]

  • ComBank marks World Environment Day with pledge of support to WNPS reforestation project

    Commercial Bank’s Managing Director Jegan Durairatnam (3rd from right) exchanges the agreement with WNPS Vice President Rahula Dassenaieke in the presence of representatives of the Society and the Bank’s CSR Trust   The Commercial Bank of Ceylon is to partner with the Wildlife and Nature Protection Society (WNPS) to support the latter’s Reforestation of a […]

  • Nations Trust Bank fosters research and biodiversity education

    Recognizing the important role biodiversity and ecosystem services play towards quality of life and wellbeing of the economy, Nations Trust Bank strengthened its collaboration with Wildlife and Nature Protection Society (WNPS) in fostering research and education on biodiversity, with its full sponsorship of the ‘Loris’ and ’Warana/Waranam’ magazines. The sponsorship spans a period of three […]

  • Insee Ecocycle CEA drive nation’s waste management initiative

    Rapid urbanization, improved living standards, population growth and changing consumer patterns have resulted in an alarming increase in waste, making waste management a national issue. The total municipal solid waste generation in the country is estimated at 6,500 The total municipal solid waste generation in the country is estimated at 6,500 metrictons (MT) per day. […]

  • Sampath Bank’s Green Inventor opens doors for eco-friendly inventions from Lankan universities

    Committing to a sustainable future, Sampath Bank launched the Green Inventor competition, a platform for inventors to showcase their talent and work towards environmental protection and conservation. Celebrating 30 years as a premier financial institution, Sampath Bank PLC undertakes the duty of providing viable locally created solutions and inventions to the country by recognizing domestic […]

  • KVPL Bags Top Accolade At Ceylon Specialty Estate Tea Of The Year Competition

    Hayleys group company, Kelani Valley Plantations PLC (KVPL), took top awards at the recently concluded ‘Ceylon Specialty Estate Tea of the Year Competition’ taking place in Bejing, China. Taking place at the culmination of the ‘Ceylon Tea Week’ organized by the Sri Lanka Tea Board and the Colombo Tea Traders’ Association in partnership with the […]

  • Tokyo Cement opens 2nd biomass power plant in Trinco

    President Maithripala Sirisena last week ceremoniously inaugurated Tokyo Cement’s second Biomass Power Plant in Trincomalee as part of a series of events held in commemoration of the late founder Chairman A.Y.S. Gnanam. The events included the foundation laying ceremony for a housing project for 25 families displaced during the war, distribution of deeds to residents […]

  • Our newest General Member, Lalan Rubbers’ Lalith Hapangama wins coveted global rubber industry accolade

    Top local rubber industry personality and Lalan Rubbers (Pvt) Ltd. Chairman, Lalith Hapangama has become the first Sri Lankan to clinch the highly prestigious GRC Wickham Award in the technology commercialization segment. Hapangama received the only award in the category surpassing nominations submitted from numerous countries engaged in both upstream and downstream activities of the […]