Finagle introduces frozen ready-to-bake range
Finagle Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. launched a range of ready-to-bake frozen
dough, a boon to commercial food service providers.
"It has been a continual upgrading and strict adherence to world
class standards to leverage the strengths of our brand to evolve it into
one that is even better," said Belgian Master Baker and Finagle Lanka's
International consultant, Bob De Meyer.
"Our new frozen concept is simple but impactful. It represents our
brand promise, to consistently deliver premium quality baked goods to
every one of our customers," he said.
MD, Mahinda Ranasinghe said, "We intend to grow the value of our
brand by continually providing quality products and service to our
Our new product range is the first step in our ongoing process to
build trust with our customers and to better strengthen our position in
the baking industry."
New certification body obtains accreditation from SLAB
Indexpo Certification Limited a new certification body set up by the
Ceylon National Chamber of Industries (CNCI) and National Chamber of
Exporters (NCE) was accredited for its ISO 22000 Food Safety Management
System, HACCP and ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System Certifications
by Sri Lanka Accreditation Board (SLAB).
The accreditation was awarded by Minister for Technology and Research
Pavithra Wanniarachchi on the International Accreditation day ceremony
held in Colombo.
Indexpo is not for profit and is a certification body technically
supported by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization
(UNIDO) under the International Trade capacity project which is funded
by Royal Norwegian Government.
Nations Trust Bank appoints new CEO
Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Renuka Fernando has been
appointed Chief Executive Officer and Director of Nations Trust Bank
from September 15, 2012.
Free consultation with doctors for AAI customers
Asian Alliance Insurance PLC (AAI) entered into a strategic tie up
with the world renowned entity, Best Doctors Inc. recently. With this
tie-up, Asian Alliance Medical Insurance policyholders get the
opportunity for FREE consultation with the World's 5000 Best Doctors.
This facility has been made available in Sri Lanka for the first
This unique program provides medical information and advice for AAI
medical insurance customers who have been diagnosed with a serious
medical condition or require a second opinion on any medical condition
where they have access to a database of 5,000 leading medical
specialists from around the world who have been chosen by a panel of
doctors, known as the best in the world.
Patients, who are facing a complex injury or illness, are able to
consult the most appropriate doctor in the Worlds' Best Doctor database,
where the Best Doctors Inc. will deliver a report to the door step of
the patient addressing the questions about his condition.
Diamond dreams launch Suki pearls
Diamond Dreams has introduced Suki Pearls. These include White, Pink
and Black Pearls set with Diamonds in necklaces, pendants and earrings.
"The pearl is the birthstone of those born in June, we are pleased to
record our association with a famous International Brand such as Suki
Pearls during this month of the year", Director, Diamond Dreams, Kamal
Chandrawansa said. The Suki Pearl collection will offers customers up to
40 percent savings on purchases during this period.
ECCSL European quiz night, a success
The European Quiz Night organised by the European Chamber of Commerce
Sri Lanka (ECCSL) was held last week in Colombo with nine teams.
Members of the Sri Lankan business community also participated. The
event aimed at promoting European business affairs in an interactive way
and introducing ECCSL members to one another in a relaxed social
The quiz host for the evening Janni Jensen tested quiz goers' with
six rounds of questions promoting, with themes including European
politicians and geography, food and general knowledge.
Multi Finance Gampaha relocates
Multi Finance PLC re-located its Gampaha branch to Courts Road,
Gampaha. Mayor Eranga Senanayake. Chairman of the Co-operative Bank
Gampaha, Rajeev Sooriyaarchchi and Group Executive Director and CEO, AHM
Riyaz offer hire purchase facilities, loan schemes, pawning and also
encourage investors to invest on Fixed Deposits and Savings Accounts.
Sri Lanka Insurance Kantale branch re-located
Sri Lanka Insurance Kantale branch was recently re- located to Main
Street, Kantale. The new office was opened by chief officer (Life)
Suresh Paranavithana. Paranavithana said that the atmosphere and the
enhanced IT Systems of the branch will offer customer convenience.
MMBL Money Master agents shine
MMBL Money Master of MMBL Money Transfer (Pvt) Ltd, a joint venture
company of Aitken Spence PLC and Mercantile Merchant Bank Ltd won the
highest number of awards at the WU and YOU Sri Lanka -an awards ceremony
organised by Western Union International in Colombo.
The competition was open to 4,600 Western Union payout locations
islandwide to select the top 100 locations that recorded the highest
growth in transactions during 2011.
MMBL locations won 67 of the 91 awards of which their largest
sub-agent Dedigama Group came out on top with 42 awards. Among the other
winners were LB Finance, Sanasa Development Bank and 21 other retail