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    1. The goodness in your cuppa – Dilmah launches most comprehensive guide to the unique health benefits in tea


    In every session of the Dilmah School of Tea, the ‘Dilmah family’ proudly proclaim that there is no beverage that is more relevant to a 21st Century lifestyle than tea. Now they have invited Dr. T...
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    2. An Interview with Dilhan Fernando from Dilmah Tea


    “Tea is as important to us as each other,” Dilhan Fernando. Many of us have consumed our fair share of tea. Taking the time to enjoy a cuppa is a welcome break from our busy lives, while sharing a...
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    3. Dilmah Tea targets a new generation of tea drinkers amid tight margins


    An article By Jessica Wa’u, published in The CNBC. Unfavorable weather conditions for tea farming in Sri Lanka are hurting tea production and exports. According to the Sri Lanka Tea Board, tea c...
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    4. Dilmah teaches Cairns how to brew the perfect cup of tea


    An article By Daniel Bateman, published in The Cairns Post. ONE of the world’s largest tea brands is sniffing out opportunities to form new relationships with food providers in the Far North. Sri La...
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    5. Dilmah Tea Packed Fresh In Our Carbon Neutral Facility


    Dilmah Tea Packed Fresh in our Carbon Neutral Facility Dilmah has successfully fulfilled our pledge made in 2014 by Dilmah Founder, Merrill J. Fernando, to become a Carbon Neutrality facility by 2017,...
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    6. Empower Culinary & Hospitality School receives prestigious WorldChefs Certification


    Produces two graduates with distinction passes The Empower Culinary & Hospitality School, Sri Lanka's premier culinary and hospitality facility, which creates new avenues for underprivileged ...
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    7. Empower Culinary & Hospitality School’s inaugural graduates felicitated in international event


    Produces two graduates with distinction passes The Empower Culinary & Hospitality School, Sri Lanka's premier culinary and hospitality facility with World Association of Chefs' Societies ...
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    8. The MJF Centre For Dignified And Sustainable Empowerment Model Replicated In Sri Lanka’s East


    Creating a safe haven for the differently abled, marginalized youth and war widows in the region On February 3, 2017, the Merrill J. Fernando Charitable Foundation (MJFCF) established in fulfillment o...
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    9. President Sirisena Inaugurates Dilmah Conservation One Earth, Sri Lanka’s First Urban Arboretum


    President Sirisena inaugurates Dilmah Conservation One Earth, Sri Lanka’s First Urban Arboretum President of Sri Lanka, Maithripala Sirisena today inaugurated Dilmah Conservation,s One Earth Arb...
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    10. Merrill J. Fernando honoured with FIRST Award for Responsible Capitalism for improving the lives of underprivileged children and deprived communities


    The man known as the Teamaker - Dilmah Founder Merrill J. Fernando - was honoured in the United Kingdom with the FIRST Award for Responsible Capitalism 2016, on November 30 at the Royal Automo...
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    11. Tea turns a new leaf for executive chef


    Volker Marecek has hung up his executive chef,s hat and jacket to go and teach young Sri Lankans how to cook, among other things, pasta. In his luggage is a pasta machine. The European fare, he sa...
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    12. A helping hand for those living with Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Disorders


    The groundbreaking National Centre for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Disorders inaugurated The teenagers on wheelchair, accompanied by their caregivers, lined up at hallway of the National Centre f...
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    13. Merrill J. Fernando honoured at the Ada Derana Sri Lankan of the Year 2016 Awards


    The man known as the Teamaker – Dilmah Founder Merrill J. Fernando was honoured with the Global Businessman Award at the Ada Derana Sri Lankan of the Year 2016 Awards Night which was held at the...
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    14. Protecting our country with my family’s great love – tea.


    This article was written by Merrill J. Fernando for Pioneers for Change Initiative, published in www.huffingtonpost.com Pioneers for Change is leading a worldwide network of talented individuals and g...
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    15. Dilmah Founder, Merrill J. Fernando to address Future Colombia 2016


    Dilmah Founder Merrill J. Fernando will be a key note speaker at the Future Colombia 2016 scheduled to take place in Colombia, on September 7 & 8. The forum – a part of the initiative – Pe...
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    16. From Lovers of Tea to Lovers of Trees


    Dilmah Conservation launches its latest publication – ‘Common Forest Trees of Sri Lanka’ In an effort to promote harmonious coexistence between man and nature and preserve the environment wh...
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    17. Dilmah brings help and hope for more families at Dunkeld Estate


    It was a new lease of life for 21 estate families in the upper division of the Dunkeld estate when they received the keys to the brand new housing units built by the Merrill J. Fernando Charitable Fou...
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    18. Indian tea industry should take leaf out of book of Sri Lankan Tea-vangelist Merrill J Fernando


    An article by Reshmi R Dasgupta in Silk Stalkings, published in The Economic Times | The Times of India. It is a pity that India does not have a tea-vangelist like Merrill J Fernando, the legendary Sr...
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    19. Dilmah Launches Its First t-Lounge In The Indian Capital


    In yet another ground breaking initiative, Dilmah, Sri Lanka’s most recognized international brand that produces finest and freshest Ceylon Tea, launched its exclusive t- Lounge concept in Delhi...
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    20. Illuminating the talents of visually impaired cricketers


    The Dilmah Blind Cricket Tournament finals was a true celebration of sportsmanship and teamwork among the visually impaired through the game of cricket. The two evenly matched teams Ranaviru of the Ra...
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    21. Sir Richard Hadlee shares cricketing tips with underprivileged kids


    Kiwi cricket legend Sir Richard Hadlee was on a flying visit to Sri Lanka on Friday, June 17th. He was here in his capacity as Patron of the Cricket Live Foundation. He met with Founder Merrill J. Fer...
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    22. Dilmah’s School of Tea receives WACS certification


    Dilmah ‘s School of Tea received a World Association of Chefs ‘ Societies (WACS) recognized culinary education institution at the 43rd School of Tea held recently. WACS is a World Chef ...
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    23. Trickling down the benefits of Ceylon tea


    In the land of Ceylon tea, Sri Lanka, Merrill J. Fernando takes a humble approach to cultivating and selling his herbal product. The 86-year-old founder and chairman of MJF Group has built a successfu...
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    24. Plantation Nation


    The roots of Sri Lanka’s tea industry began, oddly with coffee. It was the 1870s and a disease known as “coffee rust” was gradually wiping out all the country’s coffee plantations. Leaving gro...
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    25. Poland Joins the Revolution


    Poland is gearing up for Dilmah Real High Tea Challenge, and with culinary traditions stemming from the Middle-Ages, largely influenced by religion which are still prevalent today, the competition is...
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    26. Dilmah’s Limited Edition Seasonal Flush Green Tea – Park Estate Seasonal Emerald Green OP1


    The result of a fleeting climatic phenomenon where wind, sunshine and the terroir of the land join hands to produce conditions that are conducive for this creation process, Seasonal Flush teas are ext...
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    27. Dilmah to Commission Second Solar Power Plant


    Dilmah will be commissioning its second solar power plant to expand its reliance on renewable energy, moving another step closer toward its goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2017. It will be one of t...
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    28. Art Deco Dilmah High Tea


    By Kaysha Brownlie The fine china was on the table and the parasols were out, walking into the white marquee on Napier’s Marine Parade truly was like stepping into a 1930s tea party. About a 200...
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    29. Tea magnate: Do try festival


    By Roger Moroney Jacqui Warrender (left) and Nicky Dearmer (right) who travelled from the UK for the Art Deco Festival taste Dilmah tea with founder Merrill J Fernando and son Malik Fernando. Photo / ...
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    30. Merrill J. Fernando Innovation Awards


    #ecovation Innovation is the key to growth and to managing the humanitarian and environmental challenges we face as a nation. Sri Lanka is richly blessed with biological diversity but equally with the...
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    31. Dilmah searches for ‘ecovation’


    By Duvindi Illankoon The Merrill J. Fernando Innovation Awards will support and guide Sri Lankan innovators. Some time ago Dilhan Fernando was at a university, hoping to find a bright young graduate w...
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    32. A Weekend Sprint Around Colombo & The Central Highlands


    By Jenira van der linden (Lifestyle + Travel Jan/Feb 2016) One of the pleasures on a journey is to sit down for a leisurely local drink and enjoy the taste of a different culture with affable companio...
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    33. Sri Lanka: the (tea) Garden of Eden


    Now that it has emerged from decades of civil war, Sri Lanka promises the delights of an even deeper past, as Civic Aslet, discovers on the tea trail It can safely be said that the Irish politician Ja...
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    34. Celebrating Differences


    Colombo, 13th December 2015 Last night the MJF Centre in Moratuwa, on the outskirts of Colombo, was aglow. It was after dusk but it was not the setting sun that caused the brilliant light but the joy ...
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    35. BBC FEATURES THE DILMAH FAMILY AT SCHOOL OF TEA


    Why competition is so tough in the global tea trade. Merrill J. Fernando, Founder of Dilmah tea speaks to BBC In China, tea is a medicinal remedy. In India – no conversation is complete without ...
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    36. Sri Lanka: Fancy a cuppa?


    Your morning cuppa has more in common with wine than you might think, finds Kieran Nash. Most Kiwis are partial to a good cuppa. Many are also partial to a nice wine. And in Sri Lanka, you can have bo...
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    37. MTV Hot Seat with Merrill J. Fernando


    Chairman and Founder of Dilmah and the MJF Group Merrill J. Fernando, made an appearance for an interview with Journalist Faraz Shauketaly on MTV’s Hotseat on the 09th of December, 2015. One of the ...
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    38. 12 Things at Christmas


    At Dilmah, we always aim to discover and integrate new ways to fulfill Merrill J. Fernando’s principle that ‘business is a matter of human service’, which together with the staff of Dilmah has l...
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    39. Dilmah School of Tea


    Date: 17 November to 22 November Time: 08:30AM – 18:00PM The School of Tea was conceived and designed by a family of Teamen, whose appreciation of tea is founded on a lifelong commitment to tea;...
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    40. Dilmah supports Sri Lankan culinary talent to reach new global heights at Bocuse Dor


    Sri Lanka joins the global culinary fraternity as the worldwide Bocuse d’Or national competitions gets underway leading up to 2017 grand global competition. Dilmah Tea : known for their role as a ca...
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    41. Empowerment through Culinary Education


    The MJF Charitable Foundation (MJFCF) has commenced yet another initiative aimed at providing children from underprivileged and disadvantaged backgrounds with the possibility of empowerment through ed...
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    42. 21 teams, 14 countries, one trophy


    21 teams, 14 countries, one trophy. The team that inspired the most innovative revolution in high tea and emerged the ultimate champions of the world’s toughest Global Tea Championship, the Dilmah R...
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    43. Dilmah Founder Merrill J. Fernando honored with Oslo Business for Peace Award


    Dilmah Founder Merrill J. Fernando received the Business for Peace Award on the 6th of May 2015, in Oslo’s most famous building, the City Hall, where the Nobel Prize is awarded annually. The Busines...
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    44. Newly discovered shrub frog named after Dilmah


    The newest species of shrub frog to be discovered bears the name of world-famous tea, Dilmah. Sri Lankan scientists found this new species in the Central Hills of Sri Lanka, and it has been named Pseu...
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    45. Dilmah Founder Merrill J. Fernando honoured by FCCISL for a lifetime of achievement


    Dilmah Founder Merrill J. Fernando honoured by FCCISL for a lifetime of achievement In recognition of a lifetime of perseverance and achievements, Dilmah Founder Merrill J. Fernando was honoured by th...
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    46. Launching of the Dunkeld Tea Factory


    The recently renovated Dilmah Dunkeld Tea Factory was inaugurated on the 26th of January 2015 Perched amidst the picturesque views of Sri Lanka’s central tea growing region in Dickoya, the recently ...
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    47. Dilmah conservation launches ‘Common Butterflies of Sri Lanka’


    (Colombo, Sri Lanka – 07 February 2015) The hues and textures of tea from different terroirs in Sri Lanka found their match at the t-Lounge by Dilmah, in 246 butterfly species. Dilmah Founder Merril...
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    48. Dilmah Tea at the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival 2014


    The Spring Racing Carnival is a world class event showcasing thoroughbred racing, fashion and entertainment at its finest. Across four fabulous days, Dilmah Australia is set to make its mark at the 2...
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    49. Family with a love affair with tea


    Dilmah Founder Merrill J. Fernando and his son Dilhan were featured on Bloomberg TV’s High Flyer’s programme on the 28th of August 2014. The programme hosted by Haslinda Amin had Merrill and Dilha...
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    50. Qantas Lounges Melbourne win Australian Dilmah Real High Tea Challenge 2014


    Qantas Lounges by Pullman has taken the top spot in this year’s Dilmah Real High Tea Challenge – the professional series – the world’s only tea based cooking competition....
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    51. Buy Dilmah Tea from our online shop


    Dilmah's Exceptional Range is now available from our online shop....
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    52. Dilmah Single Region Selection


    The tea you love, hand-picked in the region best suited to its flavour. Featuring English Breakfast, English Afternoon, Earl Grey and Ceylon Supreme....
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    53. Dilmah Real High Tea Challenge 2013


    Find out who the winners of this year's Real High Tea Challenge are....
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