Bank of Ceylon, celebrated its 75th milestone in 2014. As part of the 75th Anniversary celebrations, the Bank organised an anniversary walk from Viharamahadevi Park to BOC Head Office. In line with the main event at the head office, all provinces together with the BOC branch network organised similar walks to mark the 75th Anniversary.
Prestige Automobile and MINI Asia officially launched MINI in Sri Lanka. The car with British roots was first introduced in 1959. It has since then undergone evolutionary refinement, with the new MINI undergoing vast improvements in terms of driving fun, quality and comfort. Yet, the new MINI has managed to preserve the same go-kart handling and individual flair that made the brand so irresistible from the start.
Lanka Hospitals welcomed Mitcy Larue, Minister of Health for Seychelles, on her trip to Sri Lanka to further consolidate the strong mutual cooperation between the two countries leading healthcare facilities. The last year's visit of President Mahinda Rajapaksa to Seychelles, set stage for bilateral relations with a special focus on collaboration in the realm of healthcare.
The APL Group of Companies in collaboration with the Embassy of Vietnam, Sri Lanka launched the Sri Lanka-Vietnam Business Centre with the aim of strengthening relations between the two countries, under the auspices of Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor - Central Bank of Sri Lanka and Ton Sinh Thanh, Ambassador of Vietnam to Sri Lanka, along with the participation of Aruna Lekamge, Chairman - APL Group of Companies.