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  • Sri Lanka Tourism promotes SL as ideal film destination at Cannes

    May 11th, 2016

    Sri Lanka Tourism in collaboration with the National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka and the Sri Lanka Embassy in France has arranged a pavilion at Cannes Film Festival in France which will be held from 11 to 22 May. The Cannes Festival (Festival de Cannes), is an annual film festival held in Cannes,...

  • Hyrax Oil Inks Deal With The National Oil Company Of Sri Lanka

    May 10th, 2016 By Nurunnasihah Ahmad Rashid

    COLOMBO, May 6 (Bernama) -- Malaysian transformer oils, lubricants and petroleum derivatives manufacturer and marketer Hyrax Oil Sdn Bhd, which exports to more than 35 countries, will be investing US million (US

    .00=RM4.00) to establish a four million litres per month lubricant blending plant in...

  • Crescent Global brings Lloyd’s Insurance to Sri Lanka

    May 10th, 2016 By LBO
    Crescent Global brings Lloyd’s Insurance to Sri Lanka

    May 11, 2016 (LBO) – Crescent Global Insurance and Reinsurance Brokers are the first Lloyd’s of London broker to open office and invest in Sri Lanka, the company said. ‘Crescent Global is proud to be the first and the only Lloyd’s of London broker to invest and establish a Reinsurance...

  • Malaysian firm Hyrax Oil signs deal to build lubricant plant in SL

    May 9th, 2016

    A Malaysian manufacturer of petroleum derivatives with a vast customer base worldwide will be investing $ 30 million to establish a lubricant manufacturing plant in Sri Lanka.Hyrax Oil, which produces lubricants for various applications including transformer oil, motor oil & other specialty lubricants...

  • Escaping to charming Sri Lanka

    May 8th, 2016 By SOPHIA LIM
    Escaping to charming Sri Lanka

    Polonnaruwa, the ancient capital city.When the haze was around, my family and I decided it was the right time to escape the unhealthy air by going on a short break to Sri Lanka. Upon arrival at Bandaranaike International Airport, we were met by our hired driver, and we headed straight to Dambulla,...