Reduction of State banks’ interest rates:
Business community welcomes President’s initiative
The reduction of interest rates by the State
banks would boost the economic activities and stimulate the overall
economic growth of the country. The business community hails this
initiative by President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
Kurunegala Industrial Park:
ISB Wayamba invites entrepreneurs
The Industrial Services Bureau (ISB) North
Western Province (Wayamba) is inviting entrepreneurs to invest at
the recently developed Industrial Park in Kurunegala.
Gender Gap Index 2009:
Sri Lanka in sixteenth place
Sri Lanka has reached the 16th position out of
134 countries in the Gender Gap Index 2009. The country has recorded
a population growth of 0.62 percent with a total population of 20.01
million, while overall population sex ratio recorded 0.96 percent.