Bank of Ceylon Becomes the first State Institution contribute 1 MW Power to National Grid

Bank of Ceylon Green Banking proudly announced that the 27 BOC solar powered branches contributes 1 MW to the national grid and this is the first time a state financial institution to contribute 1 MW to the National Grid.

Through this achievement BOC Save environment on following,

  • Bank of Ceylon saves the nation Rs 27.74 million annually by producing 1.387 million units of electricity.
  • 1,205.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide emission is prevented per annum.
  • 13,854 trees are protected annually.

This is another BOC Green Banking initiative towards building a sustainable nation.

For more details contact to BOC on 1975 or see below ad Image

Bank of Ceylon Becomes the first State Institution contribute 1 MW Power to National Grid

Send One and Win 3 Times from Bank of Ceylon

Do you send money home to Bank of Ceylon from abroad? Then this is your chance to win thrice the money you send home so that your loved ones receive four times the money you send!

With Triple Wasi draws we are giving away a total of Rs.12,500,000/- in cash prizes. Selected winners can win up to Rs.100,000 in cash prizes. A total sum of Rs.2,500,000 will be given away in this draw. Hurry, the more money you send, more chances to win!

Win three times the money you send home through BOC TRIPLE WASI only from Sri Lanka’s No.1 Bank, Bank of Ceylon.

Any of the following money transfer systems to send money to Bank of Ceylon are applicable for the draw.

For more details see below image or contact to Bank of Ceylon on (+94)011 220 4444

Send One and Win 3 Times from Bank of Ceylon
Send One and Win 3 Times from Bank of Ceylon

Bank of Ceylon Credit Card Offers for Sinhala/Tamil New Year 2016

Bank of Ceylon offers range of promotions islandwide to celebrate this Sinhala / Hindu New Year festive month of April 2016. BoC brings you range of offers from different segments of Chopping, Holiday tours, Footwear, Health Care, bookshops, Insurance, Restaurants, Childcare, Jeweler and wellness centers.

See below for detail information of BoC Credit Card Promotions for this New Year Season

 

Merchant Date of Promotions Discounts available for BOC Credit Card
House of Fashion March 27, 8th & 9th April 25%
Choice Park March 27, 3rd April 25%
 Choice Mart March 27, 3rd April 25%
Selections March 27, 3rd April 25%
GCS March 26th & 27th 25%
Fashion Gate March 26th & 27th ,2nd, 3rd, 9th and 10th April 25%
Samanmal 1st to 3rd April 25%
Cool Planet March 28th & 29th 25%
Diliganz March 30th & 31st, 6th,7th April 25%
Rich Look March 26th & 27th 25%
Spring & Summer April 8th&9th 25%
Fashionside April 8th,9th,10th 25%
Saree Mender 1st to 3rd April 25%
Galle City Stores March 26th & 27th 25%
Much More March 28th & 29th 25%
Ideals Exclusive 1st to 8th April 25%
Andhum Andhum 1st,2nd April 25%
Super Fashion 3rd April 25%
Only You 6th to 8th April 25%
Moonage 6th to 8th April 25%
Emma Fashion 7th to 8th April 25%
Piyarathna 2nd to 3rd April 30%
Ashee April 3rd, 18th to 24th 20%
OPAT 1st to 3rd April 20%
Chamathkara 1st to 30th April 20%
Fashion Bug 2nd to 4th April 20%
Mallu Mallu 1st March to 30th April 50%
Aliya 1st March to 30th April 50%
Kithala 1st March to 30th April 50%
Rajarata 1st April to 31st July 40%
Saunter Paradise Hotel 1st April to 31st July 30%
Lavanga Resort & Spa 1st April to 30th June 30%
Peocock Beach 1st April to 30th June 30%
Heritage Hotel upto 30th April 25%
Amaranthe Bay 1st April to 30th June 20%
Style Steps March 25th to April 15th 20%
Bootzz March 25th to April 15th 20%
Dr.Neville Fernando Hospital 1st April to 31st May upto 40%
Lanka Hospital 1st March to 31st May upto 10%
Durdans Hospital 1st March to 31st May upto 10%
Sarasavi Bookshop 1st to 30th April upto 20%
M.D. Gunasena 1st to 15th April 7.50%
Allianz Insurance Upto December 31st 35%
Raja Bojun 1st March to 12th April 10%
Aumrith Masala Talk 1st to 7th April 10%
Baby Care 6th to 8th April 25%
Panther 15th March to 30th April 15%
Vision Care 1st March to 30th April Upto 10%
JAT 1st March to 30th April 30%
VLCC 1st to 7th April 30%
Chamathka 1st to 30th April 20%
Raja Jewelers 28th to 30th April upto 45%

 

For more details see below image or contact to Bank of Ceylon on 011 220 4444

Bank of Ceylon Credit Card Offers for SinhalaTamil New Year 2016
Bank of Ceylon Credit Card Offers for SinhalaTamil New Year 2016

Bank of Ceylon Branch to be open in Bangalore in India

Bank of Ceylon is planning to open their second overseas branch in India this year. This will be in Bangalore. The Bank also opened a branch in Seychelles last year. In addition to the local presence, the bank maintains an off-shore banking units in Male, London and Chennai.

Senior banker and BOC General Manager, D M Gunasekara said that overseas branches are highly profitable. The Male branch has gave us a Rs. one billion profit while the Chennai branch which was in existent for over 10 years made a profit in the excess of Rs. 500 million.

Locally the bank has a network of 618 branches, and 534 automated teller machines (ATMs).

Bank of Ceylon UK Branch services for Exporters/ Importers from the UK and the Euro Zone

Whatever your export/import requirement, whoever your counterparty in the UK or the Euro Zone, we, the only Sri Lankan Bank in UK/Eurozone are ready to facilitate you; Talk to us directly or encourage your supplier/buyer in the UK or the Euro Zone to talk to us. We are ready to be your international contact with a Sri Lankan touch

 

Benefits to you to deal with Bank of Ceylon UK

  • Get first-hand information on import/export procedures in UK.
  • Negotiate better prices from your buyers/suppliers as our charges are very reasonable.
  • We are experts in term bills and discount them at a lower rate, allowing you or your counterparty to get the best price advantage.
  • Your counterparty will be comfortable to deal with you as we are available at their door step.
  • Ability to handle discrepant documents easily, with both ends being only a call away.
  • Flexibility to conduct transactions through any Sri Lankan bank of your choice
  • Possible incentives for you for introducing your supplier with a term LC at this end. (Based on volumes)

 

Benefits to your counter party in UK/Euro Zone-

  • Efficient one-to-one service.
  • Negotiations with Sri Lankan banks through us is easier and quicker for any problem solving.
  • They need not have a banking relationship with us and may obtain only trade services.
  • Easy handling of discrepant documents.
  • Ability to handle both ends at the same time.
  • Can obtain the services of confirmation of LC s at lower rates.
  • Favourable conversion rates.

 

Call us during business hours (UK time) 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. (2.30 p.m. onwards SL time)

Poynter: 0044203 195 5188

Susantha : 0044203 195 5191

Hemamalee: 0044203 195 5189

For more detail see below image

Bank of Ceylon UK Branch services for Exporters/ Importers from the UK and the Euro Zone
Bank of Ceylon UK Branch services for Exporters/ Importers from the UK and the Euro Zone

Cargills Bank Ready to operate – Get green light from island Bank Regulator

Sri Lanka’ Cargills (Ceylon) PLC has been given the go ahead to start its own Bank by the Island’s banking regulator, a stock market disclosure by the firm announced.

Cargill’s Bank Limited has been given the license to start commercial operations starting from the January 21, 2014.

The entry’ of Cargills Bank has been on the cards for over two years with the promoters having filed an application way back in September 2011. It will be the 13th local commercial bank and the 25th when foreign banks are included.

Operations are slated to start by the first quarter of this year.

Bank of Ceylon Debit Card Promotion 2013 till 31st December 2013

Shop with your BOC Debit Card this Christmas Season and stand a chance to wipe off your shopping bill up to Rs. 20,000/-with Bank of Ceylon.

5 lucky winners are chosen daily to have Rs. 20,000/- wiped off their bills, so shop more with your BOC Debit Card and stand a chance of winning this Christmas.

*Conditions Applies

Offer valid only until 31st December 2013

For more information about the Credit and Debit Card promotions visit www.boc.lk or see below image

Bank of Ceylon Debit Card Promotion 2013 till 31st December 2013
Bank of Ceylon Debit Card Promotion 2013 till 31st December 2013

Money and Banking Museum of Sri Lanka – Now collecting more Collections

The bank of Ceylon reopening its- Money and banking Museum and needs your help to enrich its collection

Do you have a curious piece of banking machinery or perhaps some old coins and currency that you are to share? The money and banking museum at the Bank of Ceylon can be a home for your treasures, equipped to display objects with the highest standards of presentation and safe keeping. If you are in possession of the following rare collectibles

  • Sri Lankan Coins (before 1870) including coffee tokens,
  • Sri Lankan Currency Notes (before 1980)
  • Accounting machines (NCR/Burroughs/ Ascotta etc.)
  • Cheque writers/protectors
  • Type writers Vintage Photographs of bank of Ceylon
  • Vintage magazine ads of bank of Ceylon
  • Early office equipment and stationary
  • Other relevant items

And are interested in donating or lending towards this worthy cause, please contact the Museum  Coordinator on 0112205335/6 on Monday to Friday 8.00Am-5.00pm.

For more information see below image or email us on -prcsr@boc.lk

Money and Banking Museum of Sri Lanka – Now collecting more Collections
Money and Banking Museum of Sri Lanka – Now collecting more Collections

BOC Ran Ulpatha Account

Ran Ulpatha a Regular saver’s account, with the Ran Ulpatha Savings account you will receive an interest 2% above the normal interest rate, plus a 10% bonus interest as well as a free life insurance cover up to Rs. 500,000.00. Simply open a Ran Ulpatha Savings Account with Rs. 500/-.The more you deposit in your Ran Ulpatha Savings account the more benefits you receive.

To be eligible for the 10% bonus interest the account must be maintained for 3 months with no withdrawals .while a minimum rupees Rs.100.00 should be deposited per month during the period.

For more information see below image

BOC Ran Ulpatha Account
BOC Ran Ulpatha Account

BOC Fund transfer via Debit card – BOC 3G Savings

The BOC Introduce new saving methodology in Sri Lanka for the first time, Now you can save while you spend through BOC Debit card by depositing money at a BOC Senior Citizens Account for your parents, a BOC Ran Kekulu Account for your children or any other BOC Saving Account at your preference.

When you making your payments from your BOC Debit cardm you can choose to deposit money from your expenses, rounded up to the closest 100/- to 1,000/-, to any BOC Savings account of your Choice.

For more information about the Service see below image or call BOC Call Center on 011 220 4444

BOC Fund transfer via Debit card – BOC 3G Savings
BOC Fund transfer via Debit card – BOC 3G Savings

Bank of Ceylon (BoC) Debit Card offers for 1st to 31st August 2013

Shop with your BOC Debit Card and stand a chance to wipe off your August shopping bill up to Rs. 20,000/- with Bank of Ceylon.

Use your BOC Debit Card (ATM Card) and be one of the 5 daily lucky winners.

Hurry… Keep shopping with your BOC Debit Card and increase your chances of winning.

For more information see below image

Bank of Ceylon (BoC) Credit Card offers for 1st to 31st August 2013
Bank of Ceylon (BoC) Credit Card offers for 1st to 31st August 2013

Bank of Ceylon Credit and Debit Card Offers for 2013

Bank of Ceylon announces it attractive promotions for the BOC Credit Cards and BOC Debit cards as follows, enjoy special discounts at your nearest Hotel and Restaurants till end of 2013.

 BOC Credit Card Discounts on Below Hotel

  • 50% off at Hotel Ranna 212 Ranna,Tangalle (Valid until 31st August)
  • 50% off at Platinum Resorts Private Ltd, Marawila (Valid until 31st December)
  • 50% off at Citrus, Hikkaduwa (Valid until 31st July)
  • 30% off at Pegasus Reef Hotel, Wattala (Valid until 30th October)
  • 30% off at Calamander Unawatuna Beach, Unawatuna (Valid until 30th June)
  • 25% off at Night Station Hotels Private Ltd., Panadura (Valid until 31st December)
  • 15% off at Grand Udawalawe Safari Resort, Udawalawe (Valid until 31st December)
  • 15% off at Amaya Lake, Dambulla (Valid until 31st December)
  • 15% off at Amaya Hills, Kandy (Valid until 31st December)
  • 15% off at Hunnas Falls Hotel (Valid until 31st December)
  • 15% off at Langdale – Amaya, Nuwara Eliya (Valid until 31st December)
  • 15% off at Coral Rock – Amaya, Hikkaduwa (Valid until 31st December)
  • 15% off at Wild Trails Amaya, Yala (Valid until 31st December)
  • 10% off at Mount Breeze, Mt. Lavinia (Valid until 31st December)
  • 10% off at Obrona Guest House. Wattala (Valid until 31st December)

 

BOC Credit Card Discounts on Below Restaurants

  • 25% off at Colombo City Hotels Private Ltd, Colombo 01 (Valid until 31st December)
  • 10% off at Ceccato (ILGELATO), Colombo 04 (Valid until 31st December)
  • 10% off at Ceyfish Restaurant, Colombo 02 (Valid until 30th November)
  • 10% off at Malaysian Food Boutique & Majestic City, Colombo 3 (Valid until 31st December)
  • 5% off at Grand Oriental Hotel, Colombo 01 (Valid until 31st December)
  • Special Offers at Lyons, Kandy (Valid until 31st December)

For more information contact BOC Head Office, “BOC Square”, No. 01, Bank of Ceylon Mawatha, Colombo 01.

Call Centre:  (+94)011 220 4444

See below image for more information

Bank of Ceylon Credit and Debit Card Offers for 2013
Bank of Ceylon Credit and Debit Card Offers for 2013

Bank of Ceylon Open on 12th & 13th April 2013

The Bank of Ceylon Announces their branches will be remains open on 12th and 13th April and open for Avurudu Ganu Denu on 16th April 2013.

Start your saving habit with Bank of Ceylon

For more information contact your nearest Bank of Ceylon Branch,

Bank of Ceylon Open on 12th & 13th April 2013
Bank of Ceylon Open on 12th & 13th April 2013

Bank of Ceylon Debit Card Offers – from 28th March to 13th April 2013

The Bank of Ceylon announces the special offer of shop with your BOC Debit Card and stands a chance to wipe off your Avurudu shopping bill up to Rs. 20,000/- with Bank of Ceylon.

Use your BOC Debit Card (ATM Card) and be one of the five daily lucky winners.

Hurry… keep shopping with your BOC Debit Card and increase your chances of winning!

For more information visits to BOC Head Office at “BOC Square”, No. 01, Bank of Ceylon Mawatha, Colombo 01 or call BOC Card Centre on (+94)011 220 4444.

*Conditions Apply

See below image for more information

Bank of Ceylon Debit Card Offers - from 28th March to 13th April 2013
Bank of Ceylon Debit Card Offers – from 28th March to 13th April 2013

Bank of Ceylon Senior Citizen Account –better Interest rate and Security

Face the future with confidence and live life to its fullest with a Senior Citizens Account from Bank of Ceylon. Designed to cater to you with the financial care you deserve, the account rewards you with an additional interest rate of 1% and special privileges and goes the extra mile in catering to your banking needs. Contentment, assurance and peace of mind are now yours to enjoy with a savings account that truly understands you.

Why do you needs to save with BOC

  • The trust and assurance of a state bank
  • An additional interest rate of 1 %
  • An ATM card for around-the-clock withdrawals
  • Sri Lankans over the age of 55 years qualify to apply for this account (In the case of a joint account, both applicants should exceed the age of 55)

*Condition Apply

See below image for more information or call BOC on 0112 220 4444

 

Bank of Ceylon Senior Citizen Account –better Interest rate and Security
Bank of Ceylon Senior Citizen Account –better Interest rate and Security

BOC introduce New Facilities to pay Customs Duty, port Charges and levies

The Bank of Ceylon introduces new facilities to pay your Customs duties, Levies and Port charges instantly via the internet banking. The BOC joins hands with Srilanka Customs and Port Authority to introduce the payment facility of customs duties and other levies via internet.

Benefits of New Facilities

  • Make your payments online from where ever you are
  • An efficient service without delay
  • Trusted and secured transaction system
  • Quick clearance of your imports and exports

For more information call or visit your nearest Bank of Ceylon Branch, or see below image

BOC introduce New Facilities to pay Customs Duty, port Charges and levies
BOC introduce New Facilities to pay Customs Duty, port Charges and levies

Trillion valued Businesses in Srilanka – Bank of Ceylon

Bank of Ceylon Balance Sheet - Trillion valued Businesses in Srilanka
Bank of Ceylon Balance Sheet - Trillion valued Businesses in Srilanka

The Bank of Ceylon achieve the Positions of Most valuable businesses in Srilanka, the Bank achieves the highest value of Rs. 1 Trillion Valued Balance Sheet.

The Bank of Ceylon have set target of Rs. 1 Trillion by 2012 with 10 Billion Profits by 2012. The company was enriched on it objectives and achieve the target in two and half years after its Rs. 500 Billion valued Balance Sheet.

Bank of Ceylon – Debenture Issues of Rs. 5 Billion

Bank of Ceylon
Bank of Ceylon

15th November 2011, the Bank of Ceylon has approved in Principle Application for listing the debt securities of the Bank. The Debt Securities are to be listed on the CSE Main Board.

The Bank of Ceylon issue 50 Million Unsecured Redeemable Debentures at the Price of Rs.100.00 Each. And the Debenture will be open to subscribe on 29th November 2011.

The Bank of Ceylon will be act as a Manager and Registrar of the Issue.