03.05.2016 in Expolanka, Latest by copaceticweb 0

Travel Made Simple

“We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” – Anonymous Many of us dream of travelling the world, to see world wonders and to fill our passports with the stamps of exotic lands; however these have become mere dreams as we rarely go on vacations.  The rarity of this act [...]

01.03.2016 in Entrepreneurship, Expolanka, Latest by copaceticweb 0

How work experience helps entrepreneurs.

With the popularization of Tech startups entrepreneurs are often synonymously referred to as innovators or disruptors, as these descriptive words take over the identity of entrepreneurs, the importance of previous work experience for entrepreneurs in developing skills and knowledge, primary or ancillary, is being downplayed.  “I wanted to be an editor or a journalist, I [...]

17.02.2016 in Expolanka, Latest by copaceticweb 0

Expolanka Celebrates its Sporting Stars at ‘Expo Sports’ Colours Night

Expo Sports ‘Colours Night’ was recently held at the Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism auditorium, to recognize with grandeur the talented sportspersons of Expolanka who had achieved great heights in the Mercantile and National level. The event awarded 73 men and 19 women with medals, trophies, and certificates for their individual and group achievements in [...]

27.01.2016 in Expolanka, Latest by copaceticweb 0

Expo Rewind: 2015 Year in Review

Expolanka recorded a PBT (Profit before Tax) of Rs 1.6 billion for the 9 months ended on 31st December 2015 recording an increase of 70% in comparison to the corresponding period in the previous financial year. A look at the milestones of each Company will reveal the strides that respective companies have taken during 2015. [...]

14.12.2015 in Expolanka, Latest by copaceticweb 0

‘Expo Got Talent’: Recognizing Expolanka’s Multi-talented Employees

‘Expo Got Talent’, the first ever talent show organized by Expolanka Holdings for its employees concluded amidst much fanfare on 7th November 2015 with the crowning of Niran Kanishka as the champion closely followed by Kaushalya Vaas and Diana Rajan as the first runner up and the second runner up respectively. Much hard work, music, [...]

02.07.2015 in Expolanka, Latest by admin 0

Venture Engine wins at Asia Responsible Entrepreneurship Awards

Start-up companies require an enormous level of funding, mentoring and information in order to transform into successful and financially sustainable ventures. In Sri Lanka, Venture Engine has been set up primarily for this purpose, to offer a tangible platform for start-ups to thrive within their industries. It is a project partnered by Blue Ocean Ventures [...]

06.05.2015 in Expolanka, Latest by admin 0

Commemoration of Earth Hour 2015

“Sooner or later, we will have to recognise that the Earth has rights, too, to live without pollution. What mankind must know is that human beings cannot live without Mother Earth, but the planet can live without humans.” – Evo Morales Expolanka Holdings and Expo Freight Limited recently commemorated Earth Hour 2015 with a series [...]

26.03.2015 in Expolanka, Latest by admin 0

Expolanka Honoured at ACCA Awards 2014

“Engaging in sustainable business is beneficial to a company because it leverages on business competencies to address social issues, involves one-time investment with sustainable results, and produces other positive effects such as social motivation and improved sustainable culture.” – Muhammad Yunus. Expolanka Holdings emerged runners up at the recently held ACCA Sri Lanka Sustainability Awards [...]

16.03.2015 in Expolanka, Latest by admin 0

Expolanka at the Standard Chartered Liverpool Trophy

“Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.”– George F. Will Expolanka’s football team has qualified to compete at the Standard Chartered Liverpool Trophy 2015, scheduled to be held at Liverpool in March 2015. The tournament will feature ten of the top futsal teams from around the world; teams that have emerged as champions [...]

26.01.2015 in Expolanka, Latest by admin 0

Expolanka Milestones 2014

  Continuing from where it left off in 2013, Expolanka Holdings consolidated its position as a leading transportation, trade and manufacturing conglomerate in the island in 2014. The year saw significant milestones for the company in terms of logistic operations, sustainability and CSR activities. 2014 began with a significant milestone for Expo Medix, which treated [...]