VTA should take leadership
The Vocational Training Authority (VTA) is one of the main bodies out
of several that will have to take leadership steering the country to be
Asia's Wonder, said Youth Affairs and Skills Development Minister Dallas
Alahapperuma addressing the Independent Workers Union 13th anniversary.
He said it is important to have a trained work force for a country.
It is reveled that out of 21,000 who get the opportunity to go to
university 5,000 end up without jobs. The Minister pointed out that it
is the Vocational Training Authority's main duty and responsibility to
train and find solutions for the unemployment problem.
He said the market is dominated with training courses that are no use
from the point of view of job value. Action has been taken to stop such
courses in the future.
The countries that named Sri Lanka as a failure is making comments to
say that it is the best country for visitors. This shows the progress
the country has made.