Articles Posted in the Shamindras Blog Category

  • Angels to the fore

    Angels to the fore

    For a decade start-ups in Sri Lanka have been challenged with funding. Because Sri Lanka’s economic development took a difficult route in the decade leading up to the war’s end risk capital was difficult to…

  • Rich, Young & Indian

    Rich, Young & Indian

    ‘Good hotels are designed inside out with the practical needs of guests at the forefront’, advice the island’s largest conglomerate has taken to heart. The practical needs will revolve around what matters to rich, young…

  • Infrastructure Renaissance and New Beginnings

    Infrastructure Renaissance and New Beginnings

    For all their faults the British left an amazing legacy of infrastructure that was ready for another one hundred years. However, those roads are now poor, the bridges crumble and buses and trains are delayed.…

  • Light at the end of the tunnel

    Light at the end of the tunnel

    Stock market corrections are painful and can sap the spirits of all but the most seasoned investors. Unfortunately amateurs – who have never seen a full market cycle and joined the bandwagon to make easy…

  • The art of letting go

    The art of letting go

    Guts, faith, obsession or whatever else you ascribe to it, building a premium retail brand during the last two decades, when the economic outlook was mostly gloomy, is an outstanding achievement. It’s phenomenal because lifestyle…