Kelani Valley Plantations’ Pedro Estate Tea graces the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Serving export-quality Ceylon Tea to the world Ceylon Tea from Kelani Valley Plantations’ Pedro Estate was on display at the joyous occasion of the Queen of England’s Platinum Jubilee, marking a sixty-eight-year legacy and evolution of one of Sri Lanka’s most celebrated and significant global exports. The tea selected for the Platinum Jubilee was harvested…

Hayleys Chairman’s Awards recognises inspiring teams driving exports, social impact and innovation

Over 20 project teams were awarded for their excellence in export market development, sustainable innovation and social impact at the Hayleys Group Chairman’s Awards 2021. The annual apex recognition platform of the diversified conglomerate seeks to celebrate its employees across all 16 of its diverse business sectors, who have gone above and beyond to make…

Protecting the Kelani River Basin: KVPL and IUCN partner Surakimu Ganga conservation programme

In a landmark conservation partnership, Kelani Valley Plantations (KVPL), a member of Hayleys Plantations, together with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), championed the protection of habitats connected to the Kelani River Weoya catchment supporting the Government’s ‘Surakimu Ganga’ programme. The company recently launched the Kelani Valley Protectors Initiative (KVPI) to action a…

KVPL Wins Prestigious UNV Award for Service to Plantations Communities

The first Sri Lankan RPC to win a United Nations Volunteers (UNV) Award Recognised for multiple environmental and social projects In celebration of its remarkable positive impacts on estate workers and communities, Kelani Valley Plantations PLC (KVPL), a member of the Hayleys Plantations Sector, was honoured with a United Nations Volunteers (UNV) Award in the…

KVPL Wins Best Corporate Citizen Sustainability Award in Agriculture

Image: Hayleys Plantations Managing Director, Dr. Roshan Rajadurai Kelani Valley Plantations PLC (KVPL) secured the Best Corporate Citizen Sustainability Award in Agriculture at the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC) Best Corporate Citizen Sustainability Awards (BCCSA). The prestigious honour cements KVPL’s status as one of the country’s most respected pioneers in the field of sustainable and…

Hayleys Plantations’ KVPL Secures World’s First Sustainability Framework Certificate

Kelani Valley Plantations PLC (KVPL), a valued member of the Hayleys Plantations sector, set a new global benchmark for the plantations industry, as all 10 of its rubber estates received the world’s first Sustainability Framework Certificates from Preferred by Nature, an international non-profit organisation that supports better land management and business practices with a focus…

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…