Mimi Nicklin shines spotlight on Empathy at ‘The Women in eCommerce’ by Daraz

World-renowned empathetic leader, CEO and best-selling author Mimi Nicklin shared her views on Leadership and Brand Storytelling as a Keynote Speakers and the lead moderator at “The Women in eCommerce 2022” conference convened by Daraz. The Women in eCommerce 2022 was a full-day learning experience for women business owners, entrepreneurs, innovators, and leaders. The event […]

Tech startup Velaris raises $4.7 million to accelerate plans to launch an AI-driven Customer Success platform

Velaris, a UK based Tech startup with routes to Sri Lanka co-founded by Dilanka Kalutota and José Fernández-Castaño, has successfully raised $4.7 million to enhance its AI-driven customer success platform as it aims to accelerate plans to launch and expand its international presence. Velaris’ Sri Lanka office provides employment opportunities to talented local ICT professionals, […]

Stigmata Delivers Evil with a Full House at Tap House by R ‘n R

Local extreme metal quartet Stigmata have been performing around the world, organizing ground-breaking shows locally, releasing new music consistently and launching amazing merchandise for the past 22 years without any signs of slowing down. Even when the pandemic hit and crippled the performance arts industry as it did every other vocation, trade and field, Stigmata […]

‘District Leaders appointed for District 82, Toastmasters International for 2022 – 2023’

Toastmasters International is a worldwide nonprofit educational organization that empowers individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders. Headquartered in Englewood, Colo., the organization’s membership exceeds 364,000 in more than 16,200 clubs in 145 countries. In Sri Lanka, Toastmasters has a nearly 30-year legacy of making great speakers and leaders, including a World Champion of […]

SCORE Youth Activity Felicitates Interns and Stakeholders

The Social Cohesion and Reconciliation (SCORE) Youth Activity (SYA), which provided life-changing internship opportunities for 280 youths from fourteen districts, successfully conducted six SCORE Youth Activity: Youth Symposium and Award Ceremonies in the month of July. The six ceremonies covered the Eastern Region (Batticaloa, Trincomalee and Ampara Districts), Northern Region (Jaffna, Mullaitivu, Kilinochchi and Vavuniya), […]

Crypto and Blockchain technologies gaining popularity in Sri Lanka

Although Sri Lanka is currently in the midst of its worst economic crisis since independence, there is increasing interest and awareness on cutting-edge technologies such as Cryptocurrency and Blockchain among Sri Lankans and the country will be well-positioned to reap their benefits if the trend continues. Cryptocurrency and Blockchain have become buzzwords in today’s high-tech […]

MasterMind Institute Graduation Ceremony 2022 – “Wealth Management Course”

MasterMind Institute of Studies conducted the graduation ceremony for its ‘Certificate Course in Wealth Management 2022’ recently at Waters Edge Hotel. The newly-launched course educates students on a number of timely subject areas including how to manage personal finances and grow wealth, how to face inflation, and how to build extra income. During the ceremony, […]