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More Banking Executives View Fintechs as Partners in Economist Impact Report on Digital Competition in Global Finance Commissioned by WSO2

In a global survey of 300 C-suite banking industry executives, 54% say their financial institutions have faced greater competition over the past three years from digital alternatives while 47% of UK respondents found this to be the case. However, these executives also indicate that they are better positioned to compete. Notably, 85% of respondents reported that they have, to some extent or more, the necessary technological tools to create new digital products and services. This rises to 90% for

The Kingsbury, Official Hospitality Partner for Global Sound Festival Hosts Alan Walker in Sri Lanka | Ada Derana

British-Norwegian artist, DJ & Producer Alan Walker arrived at the Kingsbury Hotel, the official hospitality partner for the Global Sound Festival, hours before his first concert in Sri Lanka. The enigmatic young DJ is widely known for his masked performances and arrived at the hotel on Sunday afternoon (16th September) and was greeted with a traditional warm Sri Lankan welcome. A special dance act was performed for him, to one of his tracks.

Allan Walker began his career by learning to produce

WSO2 API Manager to be Presented with 2021 API World Award in the Best in API Middleware Category

WSO2 is being recognized by the API World Advisory Council for innovation, use by the developer and engineering community, and attracting notable awareness

Santa Clara, CA, Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WSO2, the leader in digital transformation technology, today announced that WSO2 API Manager has won a 2021 API Award in the Best in API Middleware category. Celebrating innovation, adoption, and reception in the API and microservices industries and use by a global developer community, the 2021 API Awards were selected from hundreds of nominations. In awarding WSO2, the expert-led API World Advisory Board selected WSO2 API Manager based on three criteria:

1. Attracting notable attention and awareness in the API industry

2. General regard and use by the developer and engineering community

3. Being a technical leader in its sector for innovation

The Kingsbury Gives The Gift of Knowledge to The Pamunugama Child Development Centre | Lanka Business News

The Kingsbury Hotel, Colombo, The premier five star hotel in the leisure sector of Hayleys PLC recently provided the gift of knowledge to over 40 children in the Pamunugama Child Development Centre. The children were present during the Christmas tree lighting of the hotel and subsequently received a donation of over 400 children’s books, seasonal goodies and other stationary supplies.

“As part of our CSR arm Kingsbury Nurtures, this project is dear to us as we wanted to give back to those who n

EBC Partners with 'Tree of the Year' | Ceylon Business Reporter

‘Tree of the Year Sri Lanka’ is an exciting new awareness campaign organised by The Carbon Consulting Company, Sri Lanka’s leading sustainability consulting firm. The campaign ties into a contest which is open to all schools in Sri Lanka, and attempts to recognise, record and encourage the preservation of ecological landmarks that are especially important in the hearts and minds of local communities.

To create greater awareness in this regard, The Carbon Consulting Company has partnered with EA

The Kingsbury Tantalises Guests with Fiery Mexican Food Festival! | Daily FT

From left: Celebrity Chef Alondra Maldonado, Kingsbury staff in traditional Mexican attire, The Kingsbury GM Christine Chevalaz, The Kingsbury Director of Culinary Operations and Executive Chef Kithsiri De Silva and Chef Marco Valdivia
• None On from 21 to 27 September at The Grill

The Kingsbury is hosting a fabulous Mexican food festival at The Grill, in honour of Mexican National Day. The food festival was launched yesterday, 21 September, and will continue until 27 September. The special din

CÉ LA VI Opens at Kingsbury Rooftop as Colombo’s First Internationally Acclaimed Lifestyle Brand | Daily FT

CÉ LA VI - the award-winning international modern Asian restaurant and lounge - was launched recently.

The Kingsbury, one of the finest five-star luxury hotels in Colombo, has partnered with the premier lifestyle brand to usher in the pinnacle of sophistication to Colombo’s dining and nightlife. Globally, CÉ LA VI is known for its iconic rooftop locations in Singapore, Hong Kong and St. Tropez that command breath-taking views, award-winning innovative Modern Asian cuisine and mixology, and world