About us

Online media is today the fastest and most sought after medium for news and information.

Colombo Gazette (www.colombogazette.com) is a leading news and entertainment website, covering stories related to Sri Lanka. The content consists of text based news, photos and videos and is linked to social media websites including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, to provide a wider coverage for its stories.

Launched in 2012, the website was quick to catch and retain the attention of a broad audience, locally and internationally for its unbiased, informative news, opinion and entertainment stories. Content from the website is often reproduced by leading international news agencies, including the BBC and cited by various publications locally, too.

Colombo Gazette content is also reproduced by MENAFN, a leading provider of online and wireless financial content and financial technology platforms, to leading institutions and consumers around the Arab world and also ASIA NET Pakistan.

Colombo Gazette is well-received by the diplomatic community in Sri Lanka and recommended for its content.

Based on Alexa Ratings, the website is shown to have access heavily in Sri Lanka, Australia, The United States, India and to a lesser degree in other countries.

Colombo Gazette is also linked to OneM Communications through which the website is promoted via SMS service on international mobile networks. OneM is currently affiliated with major news broadcasters, including Reuters.



As an advertiser, you have the potential of reaching a wide audience both locally and internationally to promote awareness of your brand. This audience includes:

  • Professionals
  • Business Community
  • Politicians
  • Academics
  • Diplomats
  • NGO’s
  • Media Personnel
  • Youth
  • Home-Makers



All ads will appear on computers and mobile devices for a duration of 30 days.

The following are the rates for advertising.

Ad TypeSizeAppears onRate / month
Right/Left side-bar Banner Ads300 x 200 pixelsOn all postsRs. 50,000/-
Top Banner729 x 90 pixelsHomepage and inside postsRs. 100,000/-
YouTube AdBefore commencement of every new video on Colombo Gazette YouTube channelRs. 100,000/-


*Customised locations can be discussed with the administrator

*Final ad to be provided by the client.


For further details, please contact:

Easwaran Rutnam



On Facebook: www.facebook.com/colombogazette

On Twitter: www.twitter.com/colombogazette

On YouTube: www.youtube.com/colombogazette

Instagram: @colombogazette


Easwaran Rutnam


Vyshnavy Velrajh

Indika Sri Aravinda

B. Mohan

Ashanthi Warunasuriya

Christina Björnström