Lanka's garment giants surging globally for big business
Leading garment industries in the country are now
in the process of out sourcing and expanding their commercial
operations to other countries. Most of them go for strategic
alliances and joint venture projects to enter the lucrative global
markets, industry sources said.
'Bankers vital to growth of services sector'
"The services sector in Sri Lanka has shown a
dramatic growth. Nurturing the skills of the bankers will assist in
retaining the growth of the services sector. Banking industry sees
phenomenal changes. Aspects of banking have changed dramatically and
banking is in a state of flux. It is changing the overall field and
is closely connected to technical development. Thus the bankers
should be up to date,"
'Good grounds for gas price decrease'
The international gas prices have come down and
Chairman Consumer Protection Authority, Sarath Wijesinghe said
accordingly Sri Lankan prices too should be adjusted.