The Open Government Partnership Global Summit convened in Paris from 7th to 9th December 2016, with the participation of over 80 governments and hundreds of civil society organizations around the world.
Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Mahinda Amaraweera said that he has been briefed by SL Navy and Coast Guard that South Indian vessels on Sri Lankan waters has reduced by 50% by now.
The Embassy of Sri Lanka with the support of the Sri Lanka Association in Berlin celebrated Christmas on Saturday, 17th December at the All Saints Church, Berlin highlighting and symbolizing the goodwill and religious harmony among different communities of Sri Lankans living in Germany.
The Department of Census and Statistics (DCS) has released the estimated Gross Domestic Product at current prices and at constant (2010) prices in Production approach and other macroeconomic indicators for the third quarter of 2016.
The Management Accountancy profession has come a long way in Sri Lanka, having spread its wings across many local sectors-then why not a management accountant for Sri Lanka’s widespread cooperative sector too, asked the Sri Lankan Minister in charge of Cooperative Policy on 15 December.
The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) is an important indicator of economic performance and its main purpose is to provide a measure of the short-term changes in the volume of industrial production over a given period of time. It can be used to identify the turning points in economic development at an early stage. DCS is pleased to release the Monthly IIP for October 2016 and from this point this index will be released monthly with a time lag of 45 days. The base year for the IIP compiled by DCS is 2015. IIP value of difference base years cannot be compared.