October 29, 2020 (Colombo)

Brining its premium customers the latest flagship devices in the global market, Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka's premier connectivity provider and the first and only network to offer Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi or WiFi Calling) and VoLTE (Voice over LTE) for the newest Samsung Galaxy range recently announced the purchase availability of the very latest 5G Ready Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 at select Dialog Experience Centres island wide.

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October 22, 2020 (Colombo)

L-R - Chathuranga Gunatillake - Senior Information Security Engineer- TechCERT, Nalinda Herath - Lead Security Engineer- TechCERT, Dileepa Lathsara – CEO – TechCERT, Gimali Soysa – Chief Manager- FinTech, Sonali Nonis- Unit Manager- Quality Systems, Geeth Sameera- Specialist- Information Security, Ashitha Kandambige-Specialist- DS & VAS Services, Dialog Axiata PLC

Genie platform offered by Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, was re-certified the coveted Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Version 3.2.1 for the 4th consecutive year from Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) SISA Information Security together with TechCERT, the local consultant and the technical service provider. PCI DSS ensures the security of cardholder data for credit/debit cards from major card schemes by preventing frauds and data breaches. This is achieved by enforcing leading security controls over the storage, transmission, and processing of cardholder data.

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October 13th, 2020 (Colombo)


Axiata Digital Labs (ADL), the Digital Innovation and Software Development unit of the Axiata Group Bhd, combined with Dialog Axiata PLC (Dialog) in Sri Lanka to clinch a coveted TM Forum 2020 Excellence Award. The coveted TM Forum 2020 Excellence Awards recognises outstanding achievements in Digital Transformation across Communications Service Providers (CSPs) and Solutions Developers and Innovators Globally.

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October 08, 2020 (Colombo)

The Hon. Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa inaugurating the official launch of 1390 toll-free, trilingual channelling hotline (from any mobile network) and Doc990 clinic management system at the Lady Ridgeway Hospital. Pictured from left to right: Dr. G. Wijesuriya - Director, Lady Ridgeway Hospital, Shiranthi Rajapaksa - Former First Lady, Hon. Pavithra Wanniarachchi - Minister of Health and Indigenous Medical Services, Supun Weerasinghe - Group Chief Executive, Dialog Axiata PLC

Doc990, Sri Lanka’s pioneering digital health solutions service provider, extended its channelling platform free of charge to the Lady Ridgeway Hospital (LRH). The launch of 1390 toll-free, trilingual channelling hotline (from any mobile network) at the Lady Ridgeway Hospital (LRH) was part of its continued efforts in uplifting use of technology in the healthcare sector. This will be an integral step forward in the digitisation journey of LRH, allowing patients to reap the benefits of a remote doctor channelling service.

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October 04, 2020 (Colombo)

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Powered by Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, Genie, Sri Lanka’s first PCI-DSS-certified payment app, has extended its seamless service to parents, students, and administrative bodies in the education sector for a convenient system in securing academic payments for their services digitally.

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October 1st, 2020 (Colombo)

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September 30, 2020 (Colombo)


Gearing Sri Lanka to a “5G ready status” with its 5G trial network in select locations, across the country, Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider partnered Huawei to unveil the highly anticipated mid-range 5G smartphone, Huawei Nova 7 SE. Customers can now pre-order the latest Huawei 5G ready device from Dialog until 10th October 2020.

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September 29, 2020 (Colombo)

Offering customer’s greater avenues of convenience coupled with a future-fit payment security model Genie, Sri Lanka’s first PCI-DSS-certified payment app, powered by Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, has adopted tokenization technology to eliminate friction in its payment process and provide a quick checkout experience.

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September 27, 2020 (Colombo)

Game Jam

Photographed from left to right: Amith Perera, Product Manager - Gaming Services, Content Services, Dialog Axiata PLC, Ashani Senaratne, Head of Marketing, Dialog Axiata PLC, Viranga Seneviratne, General Manager - IdeaMart, IdeaMart, Dialog Axiata PLC, Lahiru Rajapaksha, Chief Organizer, Game Jam Plus Sri Lanka, and Ravihans Wetakepotha, Chairman, Le Fantastical Holdings & Executive Director in Asia for Game Jam Plus

Accelerating local game development and gamification while helping to foster the developer community of Sri Lanka, Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, will be powering the Sri Lankan edition of Game Jam+, a global movement by Google promoting entrepreneurship in the creative industry.

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The grand finale will go LIVE on ITN from 1.00pm onwards

September 23rd, 2020 (Colombo)

The first national level sporting event to be held since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, with the grand finale of Sri Lanka's top Volleyball tourney - the President's Gold Cup 2019 Powered by Dialog, will spike-off on 26th September 2020 at the Maharagama Youth Centre.

The two-day season finale will be played in accordance to the directive and guidelines issued by the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Sports.

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