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Huawei signs MOU with University of Moratuwa to enhance the ICT skills of the Sri Lankan youth

Huawei Sri Lanka and the University of Moratuwa (UOM) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enable the educated and talented youth in Sri Lanka to further enhance their skills in the ICT domain and to be competitive in the ever-growing ICT industry.

Sri Lanka’s first all-electric supercar at the Geneva Motor Show.

Vega EVX is South Asia’s first-ever all-electric supercar that was entirely designed and engineered by Sri Lankans. Unlike other electric supercars in the market, the electronics and software for the car, were also developed in the country.

Sri Lanka’s Dialog Axiata inks USD 250Mn investment agreement with BOI for ICT infrastructure development.

The agreements with Dialog Axiata and the Board of Investment span a broad range of ICT infrastructure development projects in Sri Lanka including mobile network expansion, fiber network evolution, the deployment of 5G and more.

The Indian multinational IT services and consulting company, HCL Technologies, recently announced the establishment of a global delivery center in Sri Lanka to better serve its global clients by leveraging highly skilled local talent.

The Artificial Intelligence Academy Colombo has been launched with a vision to drive the knowledge economy in Sri Lanka and the South Asian region.

US based John Wiley, a research and education publisher, is on track to make Sri Lanka its largest technology centre in the next two years.

Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s asset-management arm is injecting $90 million into tech firm WSO2, taking a stake in a low-code software maker as companies try to cope with a shortage of developers by letting salespeople, accountants and other business-line workers make their own apps.

Sri Lanka’s market leader in the Human Capital Management (HCM) related software industry hSenid Business Solutions Limited is gearing to raise up to Rs.700 million offering 20 percent stake in the company through an initial public offering   (IPO) while becoming the first enterprise software company to be listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE).

Pioneer e-commerce entity Kapruka aims for next growth phase via Rs. 500 m IPO

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