Business News Update: A Mass of Thanksgiving was celebrated at the Infant Jesus Church, Colombo 2 recently as the second religious ceremony to mark the 100th anniversary of the Commercial Bank of Ceylon and its forerunners. The mass was conducted by Rt. Rev. Dr. J.D. Anthony Jayakody, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Colombo.
The Bank’s Chairman Mr Dharma Dheerasinghe, Managing Director Mr S. Renganathan, Chief Operating Officer Mr Sanath Manatunge, senior management and many present and past staff members participated in this religious observance, which was one of several activities planned to celebrate Commercial Bank’s centenary.
A full calendar of events is in place for the year ahead to fittingly celebrate Commercial Bank’s centenary and its commitment to the people of Sri Lanka. Highlights include religious ceremonies representing the four major denominational faiths in the country; events to felicitate stakeholders, a country-wide community initiative that will benefit 100 schools and a large scale reforestation project.