Monday, 12 March 2018 00:00 President Maithripala Sirisena expressed confidence that the International Solar Alliance (ISA) would showcase the power of the countries in this Alliance to bring about solutions to create a greener, cleaner and healthy environment for people of this world. Addressing the Founding Conference of the ISA Summit in New Delhi Sunday […]

Monday, 12 March 2018 00:00 Steps have been taken to set up a Marine Environment Council comprising academics and activists in all sectors of the society to advice on the new dimensions of protection of the marine environment. The Council met for the first time at the Presidential Secretariat last week under the patronage of […]

March 8, 2018, 12:00 pm By Sajitha Prematunge   It was inaudible at first but one gradually became aware of the multitude of throaty croaks that made for the frog call music of the evening. The Jetwing auditorium, Colombo 7, where the book was launched, was adorned with cardboard frogs peeping from leaves, in keeping […]

Tuesday, 6 March 2018 00:00 Tundra Fonder   Senior ESG Analyst Maryam Mughal Moderated first panel. Others from left: Tundra Fonder AB Head of ESG Jennie Ahren, John Keels Holding Sustainability, ERM and Group Initiatives Manager Vidushi Seneviratne, Cargills Ceylon Research and Sustainability Manager Isuru Samaratunga and Access Engineering Business Development Manager (Diligence) Shanaka Fernando   […]

Friday, 2 March 2018 00:00 ACCA Sustainability Reporting Awards present 14 awards across 7 industry categories Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO) on Wednesday proudly accepted the overall award as Sri Lanka’s most transparent company at the ACCA Sri Lanka Sustainability Reporting Awards, which has for over 14 years felicitated Sri Lanka’s best sustainability reports. Adjudged Overall […]