Three-year plan to provide funding:
ADB pledges to support NE development
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will support Sri
Lanka’s post war development effort and has drawn up a three-year
plan to provide funding mainly focusing on development activities in
the North and the East.
Move to uplift standard of local entrepreneurs:
SEC to help list more SMEs in Stock Exchange
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
will encourage more SMEs to get listed in the Colombo Stock Exchange
(CSE), as there is tremendous scope for the SME sector to enhance
business, Securities and Exchange Commission Director General,
Channa de Silva told Daily News Business yesterday.
Three strategies to increase export growth:
Sri Lanka has 90 percent gem-bearing land
Mineralogical investigations have revealed that
Sri Lanka has 90 percent potential gem-bearing land and Sri Lanka is
home for over 75 varieties and sub varieties of 200 species
identified as gem stones, National Gem and Jewellery Authority (NGJA),
Deputy Director General Ajith Perera told at a seminar at the Export
Development Board yesterday.