Kala Pola 2017

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Kala Pola 2017


The 24th edition of Sri Lanka's world renowned open-air art fair Kala Pola was held along the sidewalks of Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha, Colombo 7 on 22nd & January 2017 from 8.00am to 9.00pm

John Keells Holdings PLC files its first patent related to novel energy storage material

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John Keells Holdings PLC files its first patent related to novel energy storage material


John Keells Holdings PLC (JKH) files its first patent jointly with the Council for Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) – India, in the area of energy storage materials. This patent application was a result of a research project carried out in India at the National Metallurgical Lab (NML) based on an idea generated by the John Keells Research (JKR).

Media Conference: Kala Pola 2017

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Media Conference: Kala Pola 2017


Media Conference to announce Kala Pola 2017 was held on 10th January at Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo with the participation of representatives of the organizers, George Keyt Foundation and John Keells Foundation. Kala Pola 2017 will be held on 22nd January 2017 along Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha, Colombo 07.

John Keells Holdings PLC wins overall Gold at the CA Annual Report Awards 2016

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John Keells Holdings PLC wins overall Gold at the CA Annual Report Awards 2016


John Keells Holdings PLC (JKH) was pronounced the overall winner at the 52nd Annual Report Awards Ceremony 2016 organised by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka). JKH and its other listed subsidiaries were the recipients of twelve awards at the ceremony; recognised in their respective sectors and sub-categories. This included a Gold award for the Management Commentary and a Silver award for the inaugural Integrated Report published by the Holding Company, JKH.

Annual John Keells Group Year End Get Together 2016

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Annual John Keells Group Year End Get Together 2016


The annual John Keells Group Year End Get Together for the year 2016 was held at Sathutu Uyana, Mattakkuliya on the 9th of December 2016. The event consisted of many rides and the yearly Snow City. There were many more on offer to keep the attendees of the event engaged and satisfied. It was a fun filled event where the staff of the Group and their families enjoyed through out!

Interview on Preventing Gender-Based Violence and Child Abuse through Education and Awareness Creation.

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Interview on Preventing Gender-Based Violence and Child Abuse through Education and Awareness Creation.


Group Shuttlers Shine at the 33rd MBA Inter- Firm Team Badminton Championships 2016

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Group Shuttlers Shine at the 33rd MBA Inter- Firm Team Badminton Championships 2016


John Keells Group Shuttlers became Overall 1st runner up out of 65 companies at the 33rd Mercantile Inter- firm Team Badminton Championships 2016 held at MBA Badminton Courts and Stadium Complex, Colombo 7 from 08th to 30th October 2016.

Group shuttlers did great to achieve their highest performance in 5 years in this tournament. They beat MAS (3rd place), which was one of the favourites of the Overall Championship, while McLarens Group placed Champions. Three (3) teams managed to qualify to the finals, in Women’s “B”, “C” and “D” divisions. While 1 team ended up winning the championship trophy and the other 2 teams became runners up, in the respective divisions. The B Division “best player” was awarded for one of the group shuttlers.

John Keells Forum : “Connect to Opportunity” - ; an interactive session by Virginia Sharma, Director - LinkedIn Marketing Solutions

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John Keells Forum : “Connect to Opportunity” - ; an interactive session by Virginia Sharma, Director - LinkedIn Marketing Solutions


“Connect to Opportunity” ; an interactive session by Virginia Sharma, Director - LinkedIn Marketing Solutions, on driving the Digitization Quotient within the organization and to better understand what it is to be a 'data driven' organization was held on 28th November 2016 at the Earl's Court , Cinnamon Lakeside.

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