Min Visithuru 2012 enhances global access
Min Visithuru 2012, an ornamental fish and display tank competition
organized by the Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Ministry
and the National Aquaculture Development Authority (NAQDA) in
collaboration with the Economic Development Ministry will be held from
August 3 to 5 at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre (SLECC).
Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Dr.Rajitha
Senaratne in his address said, the main objective of the exhibition is
to enhance global access to ornamental fish and aquarium plant
entrepreneurs. The Minister said: "Sri Lanka covers three percent market
share in the global ornamental fish trade and should increase it to 10
"The Ministry has set up a special training centre in Rabbadagala to
train entrepreneurs." he said.
The exhibition will be open to the public from 10.00 am to 09.00 pm
on the three days and entrance is free of charge for students attending
in their school uniforms.