Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 11/09/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 11/09/2017

Here’s our latest overview of the hottest topics on social media in Sri Lanka and across the world in the past week. This week our team wrote about; Our Blogs Social Media and Sri Lanka’s top exporters; are the leaders in Sri Lanka’s export sector utilizing social media as much as they should be? ​Went​ ​Viral​ ​in​ ​Sri​ ​Lanka? Extreme Weather in Sri Lanka It looks it’s that time of the year again when the country gets flooded. This has become almost sort of a norm now for the past…

Social Media and Sri Lanka’s Top Exporters

Social Media and Sri Lanka’s Top Exporters

Are the leaders in Sri Lanka’s export sector utilizing social media as much as they should be? The list of top twenty exporters in Sri Lanka was published by LMD earlier this year. We decided to take a look at their social media presence and whether or not they are in fact, utilizing the advantages of social media to bring in a good audience for their products and services. Here is what we found out. Here is the original list composed by LMD; We will be looking at the top…

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 04/09/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 04/09/2017

Here’s our latest update for trending news on social media in Sri Lanka and across the world. This week our team wrote about: What​ ​Went​ ​Viral​ ​in​ ​Sri​ ​Lanka? Sri lankan cricket fans upset after the latest loss The Sri Lankan cricket team has suffered consequent losses in the recent past and this seems to have gotten to loyal fans finally, as was seen when they protested after a defeat, accusing the cricket council and the cricketers of letting them down and inefficiency. The video went viral on Facebook and…

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 28/08/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 28/08/2017

Here’s our latest update of what went viral during the last week on social media in Sri Lanka and around the world. This week our team wrote about: Our Blogs No more polythene? – with the impending polythene ban set for the 01st of September 2017 in Sri Lanka. We look at the different perspectives and stands taken by different affected parties. What​ ​Went​ ​Viral​ ​in​ ​Sri​ ​Lanka? Anura Kumara and Rajitha Senarathne’s fight in the parliament. The video of the argument that broke out between Minister Rajitha Senarathne and…

No more polythene?

No more polythene?

With the impending polythene ban set for the 01st of September 2017 in Sri Lanka. We look at the different perspectives and stands taken by different affected parties. The President, Maithreepala Sirisena stated some time ago that there would be a total polythene ban in Sri Lanka starting on the 01st September 2017. The use of any polythene, even shopping bags and lunch sheets which have now become everyday items to the majority of the public would also be banned. The move drew mixed reactions from all segments of society…