India in bid to make SAARC deliver on peace, prosperity
There are promising signs that South Asia is
increasingly getting plugged into the growth dynamic of Asia.
Despite all the difficulties, we have been able to maintain a
respectable growth rate in the last few years. This encouraging
trend has coincided with the growing pace of SAARC integration. This
shows that we are on the right path,
State enterprises unsuccessful?
The Ceylon Transport Board was created because
the private bus services were so very bad. Over its history from
1958 to 1977, the old CTB did very well, not only providing a
service, but also being a motor for industrial development. It
provided bus services in rural areas and on uneconomic routes and
late at night and early in the morning. The CTB was actually the
model which was adopted later, along with many of its innovative
Moratuwa Univ. students surpass world’s best in programming
Moratuwa University students have shown the
whole world that Sri Lankans can match, and surpass, the world’s
best programmers with their exceptional intellectual performance.
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is the
world’s premier technical professional society in the fields of