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    📱 | Finetech Consultancy concludes 2021 with'Speci…

    Head of Change Management and Software Engineering Ranisha Shalinki, G-Workspace Technical Support Head Ganeshan Srinath, General Manager – Technology Services and Customer Support Pubudu Wickramarachchi, and Customer Support Yeshica Fernando Concluding an eventful and positive year despite the challenges, Google's largest and only local Premier Partner in Sri Lanka since 2010, Finetech Consultancy added another feather to its cap of accolades by achieving the'Specialisation on Work Transformation' status from Google. The recognition is handed out by Google after a stringent audit process car…

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    📱 | Google's Women Will hosts'SheLeads' for second…

    'SheLeads', the annual event in line with International Women's Day, launched by Google's Women Will community in Sri Lanka, hosted together with Hatch Works, was held recently, for the second time since its launch in 2018. SheLeads aims at providing expertise, resources, action steps and relationships to catapult women to launch businesses, grow and expand existing businesses and lead in all aspects of their lives. Hatch Works founder Brindha Selvadurai, Women Will community Country Lead Indu Nanayakkara, Google Business Community Program Manager Sajini Jayawardena, and Hemas Consumer Brands…

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    👍 | Win a ticket to Dubai via Emirates' '35 years,…

    Unique offer for readers in partnership with Daily FT and Weekend FTThe Daily FT and Weekend FT are partnering with Emirates to celebrate 35 years of Emirates operations to Colombo. Commencing today, Emirates'Facebook page will host a competition for the airline's fans in Sri Lanka. The '35 years, 35 words' competition invites Sri Lankans to tell us, in 35 words, what their favorite destination is and why, for a chance to win 1 Economy Class ticket to Dubai. The competition ends on Monday, 5 April, so hurry and visit the Emirates Facebook page to participate. The Emirates Facebook post can al…

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    👍 | Facebook boosts small businesses ahead of Avuru…

    Maze Socks Founder and Director Prabath Seneviratne has been using Facebook and Instagram to boost his business online since 2015 With Avurudu around the corner, Facebook has unveiled #DigitalSaubhagya, an SMB recovery and transformation program created to inform and guide local entrepreneurs on how to use digital It said over the last decade, businesses have been gradually building their presence online. The COVID-19 pandemic has made it a necessity to connect with customers digitally, resulting in restaurants taking online orders, shops creating digi…

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    👍 | Ministry of Health joins hands to launch Facebo…

    In an effort to make it easier for people to donate blood, Facebook has launched the Blood Donations feature in Sri Lanka in partnership with the Ministry of Health's National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) supported by the Health Promotion Bureau (HPB). Till date, 24 blood cluster centerss have been onboarded as part of the joint initiative. Globally, millions of lives depend on access to safe and sustainable blood supply. The COVID-19 pandemic has also changed how and where people donate blood. Whether it be for regular blood transfusions or emergencies like road accidents, complex surgerie…

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    👍 | Facebook launches #BeDiscovered campaign in SL…

    As part of Facebook's efforts to empower local small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), Facebook has launched the #BeDiscovered campaign in Sri Lanka and partnered with local influencers who run their businesses on Facebook platforms.The #BeDiscovered campaign includes a series of Facebook and Instagram Live discussions where local entrepreneurs will share their success stories, as well as educate aspiring entrepreneurs on the free tools and features that they can use to turn their business ideas into reality.With new discussions weekly, the #BeDiscovered Live series will be hosted by Nadiya…