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Aitken Spence Profits Up by 51pc to Rs. 2.1bn

Blue-chip conglomerate Aitken Spence PLC posted a pre-tax profit of Rs. 2.1 bn for six months ended 30 September 2012, an increase of 51.5 per cent from the corresponding period last year. The impressive half-year results released to the Colombo Stock Exchange on Wednesday show a rise of 40 per cent in group revenue to Read More

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Heritance Tea Factory Wins Two Prestigious Awards at the EU SWITCH-Asia Greening Hotels Awards 2012

Heritance Tea Factory walked away with the Best Green Hotel and Energy Conservation Champion Awards at the recently concluded EU-SWITCH Asia Greening Hotels Awards – 2012. The event was organized in conjunction with the prestigious annual CSR Awards of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce to recognize the enhanced environmental performance of the hotels registered with Read More

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Indian Flavours at Aitken Spence Hotels

Indian food has always been intriguing, the aroma of spices and various ingredients used to create the magic of its taste, explains its appeal. Diners at Heritance Ahungalla, Heritance Kandalama and The Sands by Aitken Spence Hotels were treated to scrumptious Indian delicacies prepared by a connoisseur of Indian food and global culinary expert – Read More

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Earl’s Regency Bags First Place at Absolut Bartender Challenge 2012

Arjuna Rathnayake from Earl’s Regency walked away as the winner of the recently concluded Absolut Bartender Challenge 2012. The competition organized by Periceyl (Pvt) Ltd in collaboration with the Kandy Hoteliers took place in the hill capital recently. The “Absolut Stinger” created by Arjuna bagged him the first place in the competition. Arjuna Rathnayake who Read More

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Aitken Spence Appoints Prasanna Karunathilake to the Management Board

Aitken Spence appointed Mr. Prasanna Karunathilake to its Management Board with effect from September 2012. An industry veteran, Mr. Karunathilake is the Managing Director of Aitken Spence Printing, a market leader in Sri Lanka. Prasanna Karunathilake joined the then Printing Department of Aitken Spence & Co. Ltd., as a Trainee Production Executive in 1980 after Read More

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