The Srilanka Standards Institutions invites Public comments for Draft Srilanka standard for Societal Security – Terminology and Business continuity management system- requirement.
The comments received will be considered by the relevant committees of Srilanka standard institution before these draft standards are finalized. Copy of above draft standards can be purchases from the SLSI Library and comments should be reaching on or before 23th February 2013.
The Colombo Night Race 2012 (CNR 2012) will be held on December 15 once again attracting many foreign visitors to Srilanka. Over 7,500 Visitors are expecting for the event. The Race track will be similar to last year’s track with an extension upto Galle face.
Many five stars hotels stated that they receive many advance bookings and hotels too arrange many events to cater to the event.
Dr. Priyath B. Wickrama made a key note in AAT Srilanka Conference 2012; As Srilanka becomes more Important Maritime and Logistic center in the Asian Region with Direct links between more busy ports around the world.
The Hambantota Port Free Zone has attracted by 17 Entrepreneurs with massive investments to the turn of US$ 2 Billion. Under the first agreement to establish a sugar refinery with the investment of US$ 220 Million was signed.
In addition to above investment few vehicle assembling factories, including Audi and a bus assembling factory will be established just outside the Hambantota Port. The Colombo Port Expansion project is in progress and expected to make first 2 terminals in third quarter of 2013 in addition to Port City in Colombo.
Similar the Srilanka port Authority is looking forward heavy investment from entrepreneurs in the Free Zone in Trincomalee and in Proposed Port City as well.
As the flagship event of the cyber security week 2012 programme co-organized by Srilanka CERT CC and ICTA, This conference attracts a large number of overseas speakers from securities firms and associations. It is a platform where participants can interact with industry experts and discuss issues that matter right now and update their knowledge on various information security related topics.
Proferssor Andrei Gurtov
Win Aung Tin
Wong Onn Chee
Boon Peng Lau
Chai Chin Loon
Date: 5th December 2012
Venue: Taj Samudra Hotel, Colombo
Registrations: Rs. 7,500.00
For more information call Aitken Spence Conventions and Exhibitors on 011 2308308 or see below image
Cinnamon Lakeside is a City Hotel in Colombo, Srilanka with 7 Acre property surround in Beira Lake in a beautiful Landscaped. The Hotel is only Hotel in Srilanka to be Green Global Certified for 3 year running.
Welcome to Cinnamon lakeside and enjoy your Green Services alone Best Landscape environment within Colombo City.
The Srilanka’s first Satellite Supreme Sat I launched successfully today (November 27) at 15.43 Hours on board China’s Long March 3B/E Launch vehicle from the Xi-Chang launch Centre.
Srilanka become 45 Country to own Communication Satellite and becomes third in south Asian country to have launched a satellite after India and Pakistan.
The Satellite will be position above Srilanka in Geo Stationary orbit of 87.5 degree east nearly 36000 km from surface of the earth. The satellite would expect to use for commercial purposes and life time of 15 years.
The launched was initially expected on 22nd November 2012, but it was postpone due to technical and Weather conditions.
VLCC Srilanka made an event every year to observe November 26 as Anti-Obesity day in order to support weight loss and encourage healthy lifestyle. This month as token of encouragement, VLCC rewards you with Rs. 1000 for every Kg you lose with VLCC Slimming Therapy.
Losing weight and enjoy rewarding with VLCC, hurry up limited period only,
Are you looking for Islamic fund management, here is an opportunity to invest on Islamic Shariah compliant unit trust fund by Capital Trust and Amana. It an open ended unit trust fund will invest primarily in Shariah compliant equity listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange and in Shariah compliant income securities.
Type of Fund:
open ended Shariah compliant unit trust fund
to achieve a balance between capital appreciation and income over the medium and long term
To follow an active investment strategy be allocating capital between Shariah compliant equity securities and income securities.
Last Wednesday Russia made a statement of List of Bans website with Name of YouTube, where Russian officials says there was intention was to ban 22 Specific videos, rather than whole service; Notably video on “How to commit suicide”.
While the Communication Ministry spokesman says it was a “Technical Mistakes”, but there was favors and negative arguments are give on to ban YouTube and other listed sites.
World Bank Managing Director Sri Mulyani Indrawati made a statement after conducts 3 days visit to Srilanka as; Srilanka needs to focus on Macro Economy as key in the country’s growth process and bridging regional and income disparities.
Future she highlighted that the kind on investors the will enable growth with a good, credible reputation, sustainable capital, access to modern technology, global knowledge and global networking abilities.
This would help Srilanka to be better performance than in 2010, 2011 if they focus on the macro economy indeed.
Export Development Board Organize an One day Seminar for Export Packing for the Giftware sector. The programme to create awareness on export packing among export oriented business community of the giftware sector aiming to improving the competitiveness of their product in the local and export market.
13th December 2012
9.00 Am to 4.00 Pm
Auditorium, Srilanka Export Development Board
No. 42, Nawam Mawatha, Colombo 02
Rs. 500.00 per participants (Including Course Materials, lunch and Refreshment)
The interested participants are request to register on or before 30th November 2012 or contact Ms. Manoja Dissanayake on 0112 300705 – 11
The Asian Development Bank assisted education for knowledge society Project (EKSP)of the Ministry of Education will offer 100 Professional training scholarships to cover 90% of the cost of the 3 months residential advance Course in Language Pedagogy for Teachers of English.
Teachers of English
3 Months residential at Peradeniya National College of education
Below 53 Years before 3rd December 2012
those who have more than 10 Years experience on Teaching English
90% cost of Course Fee, Accommodation Fee, Food, Course Materials and Balance 10% is to be borne by the awarded Recipients.
The Bim Saviya or Nilla Shakthi Programme is land and Property management based on international norms to be implemented in number of districts in Srilanka.
This programme is in a manner to old and traditional deed system will be abolished and everyone who is holding on to land and property illegally will be dealt with and the land and property restore to the rightful owner in fair and proper manner.
The land owner will be involved at Grama Nilladari level and after prior notice their land and property will be served in their presence by examining officers and surveyors and a certificate with state warranty issued.
For more information see below image or call Ministry of Land and Land Development on 011 2 885 070