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…

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…

Hayleys Plantations’ management team return from AOTS- Japan training programme

The largest group to receive overseas training in the sector The team consist of corporate and estate management A group of 25, corporate leaders and best-performing employees in estate management from Sri Lanka’s leading regional plantation company, Hayleys Plantations, recently returned home after completing the acclaimed AOTS-Japan training programme. Organised by the Association for Overseas…

Hayleys Plantations Emerged as the Biggest Winner, Walking Away with the Highest Number of Awards

In recognition of their outstanding achievements, Hayleys Plantations emerged as one of the biggest winners at this year’s Social Dialogue and Workplace Cooperation Awards, organized by the Department of Labour at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute by securing highest number of prestigious awards. Hayleys Plantations consistently worked to achieve performance excellence across all aspects of…

Hayleys Kelani Valley Plantations secures top awards at recently concluded ‘Ceylon Specialty Estate Tea of the Year Competition’

Hayleys group company and leading plantation company in Sri Lanka, Kelani Valley Plantations PLC (KVPL), took top awards at the recently concluded ‘Ceylon Specialty Estate Tea of the Year Competition’ taking place in Bejing, China. Taking place at the culmination of the ‘Ceylon Tea Week’ organized by the Sri Lanka Tea Board and the Colombo…

Hayleys Plantations shines with 20 awards at Forbes and Walker Tea Awards 2016

Sri Lanka’s leading tea producers from the Hayleys Group and leading plantation companies in Sri Lanka, Kelani Valley Plantations (KVPL) and Talawakelle Tea Estates PLC (TTEL), recorded resounding victories at the recently concluded Forbes and Walker Tea Awards 2016. The two companies, which together comprise the plantation arm of the Hayleys Group, secured a total…

Hayleys Plantations human resource management strategy wins top accolades at Global HR Excellence Awards 2017

Setting new international benchmarks in sustainable human resource management (HRM), Hayleys Plantations emerged as winners in two categories – at both the individual and organizational level – ahead of over 700 leading corporates from 133 countries at the recently concluded Global HR Excellence Awards 2017. Taking place at the culmination of this year’s World HRD…