“What we’ve seen so far in Sri Lanka is very encouraging-with highly literate people at above 90%. Sri Lanka is such a good destination for BPOs that even the global ATM processings of an international bank is done right here. Accenture believes that Sri Lanka will be very fast growing” stressed Lotfi Kibboua (Consultant & Business Analyst, Accenture France, Paris) on Wednesday (06) in Colombo.
None of the Ministers of Peoples' Liberation Front (JVP) voted in support of the budget to allocate funds for the war, during the period when President Rajapaksa was fighting against the war to save the country. Therefore they cannot express views with regard to the victory obtained by defeating terrorism, without being guilty conscious.
The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Skills Development has taken steps to introduce the Sri Lankan Qualifications Framework (SLQF) to the country by the end of this year and the main objective of introducing SLQF is to improve the quality of higher education and training by recognising and accrediting qualifications offered by different institutions.
Sri Lanka's tourist arrivals rose by 25.2% in July this year compared to the same period in 2013 and the month recorded 133,971 tourists arrivals in the country compared to the 107,016 arrivvals in July 2013, the data released by the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) revealed.
Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, understanding the dire necessity of research in developing the national economy, proudly announces its first ever International Research Conference on the theme "Sustainable Development through Equitable Sharing" on 29th & 30th August, 2014.
The Economic Development Ministry has allocated Rs 7,435 million for developing Rathnapura and Kegalla districts in the Sabaragamuwa Province, under the House-to-House, Village-to-Village National Economic Development Plan.
The first Commonwealth Woman Entrepreneur of the year 2013 awards ceremony organized by the Women's Chamber of Industry and Commerce in partnership with the Commonwealth Business Council was held at the Kingsbury Hotel, Colombo recently.