Archive

20 Oct
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AmCham Sri Lanka collaborates with EWMI to launch the Perception of Bribery & Corruption in Sri Lanka at Colombo’s first hybrid international event

The AmCham Sri Lanka was privileged in July this year to collaborate with the East West Management Institute, NY to present a Report on the Public Perceptions of Bribery & Corruption in Sri Lanka, at Colombo’s first hybrid international event. ...

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20 Oct
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Whither that Glass Ceiling?

In light of women’s week, AmCham SL in partnership with Marina Square – Uptown Colombo, conducted a discussion to critically evaluate the existence of a “glass ceiling” for women in their careers on Thursday, 12th March 2020. Ms. Kasturi Chellarajah ...

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20 Oct
0

She’s THE Lady!

AmCham SL on Friday the 28th of February 2020 welcomed ‘International Women’s Month’ by celebrating the women behind it all – the PA’s, Secretaries, EA’s and Administrative Assistants (among others) – the power women who keep the cogs greased and ...

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20 Oct
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AmCham meets with USAID Deputy Assistant Administrator, Asia

The AmCham SL team met with the USAID Deputy Assistant Administrator for the Bureau for Asia, Javier Piedra on his visit to Sri Lanka. J. Piedra provides oversight and management for the South and Central Asia and Technical Services portfolios.

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04 Nov
0

20th Amcham Fedex Express Golf Tournament

The American Chamber of Commerce in Sri Lanka and Mountain Hawk Express (Private) Limited (MHE) – Licensee of FedEx Express, hosted the 20th AmCham FedEx Express Golf Tournament at the Royal Colombo Golf Club. The event provided its attendees a ...

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21 Oct
0

9th Amcham NTB Bowling Tournament

AmCham SL held its annual Bowling Tournament for the 9th consecutive time on 30th November 2019 at the Strikes Bowling Centre, Excel World Entertainment Park. The AmCham Bowling Tournament is a sporting event created for corporates to participate and compete ...

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21 Oct
0

Learn About Intellectual Property Rights

Whether you are the owner of a successful business operation or are looking to launch your own start-up, obtaining a general-idea and knowledge on the Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) afforded to you/your business is invaluable. With this in mind, this ...

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21 Oct
0

Briefing – Proposed Changes to the Employment Act

The Government of Sri Lanka put forth a draft Employment Act dated 6th July 2019. This new unified employment law intends to gradually replace 54 archaic labour legislations currently in force. AmCham SL together with the Employer’s Federation of Ceylon ...

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21 Oct
0

Amcham Meet the Candidate; Presidential Election 2019

AmCham SL hosted a forum titled “Meet the Candidate” as a platform dedicated to facilitate the general public’s ability to connect with the main Presidential Candiates, designed to discuss and express their proposed policies. The discussions were moderated by Nishan ...

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21 Oct
0

Future Leadership with George Hallenbeck – CCL

Asian businesses are in a pre-eminent position to lead the rest of the world in shaping what the World Economic Forum calls the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The dawn of the digital era also gives rise to a host of questions ...

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