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Local Fraudulent Money Scam

Source: www.newyork.cbslocal.com Written by – Ranuli at OmeBiz Just last week Sri Lanka was hit by a fraudulent monetary scam that was carried through ATM machines across the country’s state and private banks. It was revealed that the scam was carried out through card skimmers installed in ATM’s. ATM skimming is when criminals place a […] Continue reading →

The Streets of Pettah

Source: www.tripnino.com Written by – Ranuli at OmeBiz Colombo’s multi-ethnic city Pettah, also known as ‘Pita Kotuwa’ or outer Fort, provides an exceptional insight into the cultural diversity of our developing nation. With its chaotic markets and crowded streets, Pettah is located in the centre of Colombo bordering the harbour and the commercial hub (Fort). […] Continue reading →

Sri Lanka’s Mixed Use Developments – A Balloon that’s about to Burst?

  Source: www.lankapropertyweb.com Written by – Ranuli at OmeBiz With more people flocking to urban areas, competitive environments changing and new-retail being on the rise, Colombo is experiencing the change, that is, mixed-used developments. What do we mean when we say “mixed-use developments,”? In short, mixed-use developments are buildings that combine cultural, commercial, industrial and […] Continue reading →

19 Questions with Shalin Balasuriya

For our third episode of “19 Questions with” Series, we interviewed Mr. Shalin Balasuriya, Co-Founder of Spa Ceylon. Watch the video to understand how Spa Ceylon has transformed traditional Ayurveda into luxurious premium products. Mr. Balasuriya also talks about how the company has grown in the international context and how Spa Ceylon is looking to […] Continue reading →