Nano to drive Lanka
Not utilized to full potential:
Sri Lanka is sitting on a ‘Nano technology gold
mine’. It has not utilized its potential to the world market, said
one of Asia’s leading nano-scientists Dr Lalin Samaranayake. He said
that nano can drive Sri Lanka to be made the ‘Wonder of Asia’.
SriLankan to make profits by 2015
SriLankan Airlines will reach profitability in
meeting the targets set in the five year strategic plan while
balancing commercial interest and national interest. The airline has
a dynamic plan to breakeven in 2014 and to make profits thereafter.
The cabin factor is 80 percent and the airline is doing extremely
Boating industry targets US $ 1 b
The boating industry in Sri Lanka will be
looking to become a dynamic non traditional export sector with a
revenue target of US $ one billion shortly. The boat building
industry has diversified into pleasure and leisure sectors. It has
become a vibrant contributor in income and employment generation.