Articles Posted December 2012

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    Ajay eyes Lankan women after Indian conquest

    Lingerie is growing in its importance for the self esteem of South Asian women who after generations of restrictive social mores are learning to be kinder to themselves. Socially mobile and comfortable about their sexuality…

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    DSI puts its best foot forward

    The DSI Samson Group, owned and managed by six Rajapaksas – a Southern clan of the five sons and one nephew of D Samson Rajapaksa, its founder – celebrated 50 years in business this year.…

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    Gambling on JKH’s Next Move

    JKH Share Price Rs210 (1st November 2012) If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it, is a maxim investors seem to have applied to John Keells Holdings (JKH) the largest and most liquid company listed on…

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    A Passion for Fashion

    When you sit across from Ajai Vir Sing, it’s quickly clear – when he talks style and fabric and collections, and once you notice that he’s much better dressed than your average Y chromosome club…

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    Showdown Legislation

    By Dharisha Bastians In September 2012, the Sri Lankan Government proposed new legislation that sought to centralize funds allocated for rural development and poverty alleviation programmes. The bill shrouds massive public monies in virtually impenetrable…