DPL Distributes Fertiliser to 1,500 Smallholder Rubber Farmers

Dipped Products PLC (DPL) invested Rs 2.1 million towards the distribution of fertiliser for 1,500 smallholder rubber producers in the Moneragala District. A total of 90,000 kgs of fertiliser was distributed among four DPL Loyalty Farmer societies across the Moneragala District at the event organised for the ninth consecutive year. Read the full article here.

Puritas Launches 25 Sustainable Initiatives to Celebrate Silver Jubilee

In celebration of its silver jubilee, Puritas announced the launch of 25 initiatives focused on sustainability, aimed at advancing various social and environmental causes such as biodiversity protection, animal rights and welfare, water purification, the distribution of face masks to combat COVID-19. These initiatives also include community and employee outreach and awareness building programs, focused…

Hayleys Plantations’ Field Officers Presented First NVQ Skills Passport

100 Field Officers representing Talawakelle Tea Estates PLC (TTEL), Kelani Valley Plantations PLC (KVPL) and Horana Plantations PLC (HPL) were selected for the National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) and the first-ever National Skills Passport (NSP) programme in the plantations industry. TTEL, KVPL and HPL belong to the Plantations Sector of Hayleys PLC, the leading conglomerate in…

Hayleys Fabric Bags Bronze at Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards 2019

Hayleys Fabric PLC, pioneering textile manufacturer and subsidiary of Hayleys Group, walked away with the Bronze Award for the Best Integrated Report Design at the Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards (ASRA) 2019. The event was attended by over 200 senior business leaders, sustainability partners, academia, trade associations and advocacy organisations across the region, and was hosted…

Hayleys Talawakelle Tea Estates Shines at Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards

Talawakelle Tea Estates PLC (TTEL), a subsidiary of Hayleys Group, walked away with two Silver awards at the Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards (ASRA) 2019, setting another unprecedented benchmark in the tea industry. Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the awards ceremony was hosted virtually from Singapore and was attended by over 200 distinguished guests. Read…

Haycarb PLC and Puritas Donate 3000 Face Masks to the Health Ministry of Sri Lanka

Haycarb PLC and its subsidiary Puritas (Pvt) Ltd donated 3,000 face masks of Oxypura Care brand equipped with a carbon filter along with a TDK 20 filter material, to the Health Ministry of Sri Lanka on April 17th, 2020. We continue to support the Sri Lankan Government in their fights against the COVID-19 global pandemic.…

Hayleys Plantations Implements Stringent Measures to Protect Estate Workers from COVID-19

Keeping in strict adherence to the guidelines set by health officials in order to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the plantations sector of Hayleys Group took several initiatives to ensure that the employees’ needs were met during this difficult time. Further, strict health and safety regulations were implemented that are to be followed in the field, factories…

Hayleys Best Tea Plucker Competition Sets Pace for Sri Lankan Tea Industry

Talawakelle Tea Estates (TTEL) emerged overall winners at the first ever Hayleys Plantations Best Tea Plucker Competition 2020 Palaniselvi, a Tea Harvester from the Bearwell Estate, sealed the win by plucking 9.7kg of prime tea in just 30 minutes (which amounts to a harvesting rate of 19.4 kg/h) gaining the top score of 88.63% from…