Articles Posted in the Pursuits Category

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    Zen – Prajeeth Balasubramaniam

    What one word would describe you? Social butterfly What are you most passionate about? Anything I do What do you consider your greatest achievement? Getting married!! But seriously, setting up the start-up ecosystem in Sri Lanka…

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    Zen – Rohan Samarajiva

    What one word would describe you? Passionate What do you fear the most? Irrelevance What do you consider your greatest achievement? My students What is your idea of perfect happiness? Hard work, rewarded What do…

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    Fitness Fanatics Watch Out!

    Fitness tracking devices targeting amateur enthusiasts – counting the steps walked, calories burned and hours slept – have been on the market for some years. Popular fitness tracking products made by Fitbit, Nike and Jawbone have found a growing market of enthusiasts in…

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    The Au Naturale Home Of ROHAN FERNANDO

    “My favourite wood is Kumbuk.” This is not what I expect to hear from Rohan Fernando, the head of HVA Foods PLC, known for their brand Heladiv. After all, he is famous for being the tea guy. But stepping into…

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    Zen – Felicio Ferraz

    What one word would describe you? Passionate What are you most passionate about? My family What do you fear the most? Losing interest What do you dislike most about your appearance? My nose What do…

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    In the home of Sheran Fernando

    From premium exotics, 4x4s, to affordable off-roaders, car enthusiasts are attracted to an incredible variety of vehicles. Defining a car enthusiast is difficult. Take the easy going demeanor of economist, CEO and intrepid racing car driver Sheran Fernando, a keen motor sports racer and…

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    In the home of Nahil Wijesuriya

    Nahil Wijesuriya stands at the window of his penthouse atop one of Colombo’s exclusive residential high-rise condominiums admiring the sweeping city skyline. His gaze focuses on the IBM building complex at Nawam Mawatha. It belonged…

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    5 hot Colombo neighbourhoods

    Colombo is not a planned city. Shops and offices are in residential areas and the city has evolved organically and, at times, randomly. That is changing with a new zoned plan for Colombo and, even more, with the completely planned Port City,…

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    Copal Amba’s country head is a daredevil on his bike, but cowers in front of his wife. What one word would describe you? Curious What are you most passionate about? Motorcycles What do you fear the…

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    The Business of the Performing Arts

    To restore and practice dance as a high art form has never been easy. Some managed to stay true to their art, refusing to exploit their skill for commercial gain. To shape and sustain artistic…