International Auto Show – 13th to 15th June 2014 at SLECC

Conference & Exhibition Management service Lanka (Pvt) Ltd organised a International Automobile show at SLECC from 13th to 15th June 2014.

The exhibits as classified as

  • Cars
  • Sports Utility Vehicles
  • Multi Utility Vehicles
  • Commercial Vehicle
  • Buses
  • Trucks
  • Motor Cycles
  • Scooters
  • Mopeds
  • Three Wheelers
  • Alternative Energy driven vehicles inducing battery operated vehicles
  • Support Service, Related Trade Publications & Web portals
  • Automotive Component & Spares
  • Garage & Garage Equipment
  • Accessories
  • Insurance products & service
  • Auto Finance and Leasing
  • IT for Auto Industry
  • Oil & Lubricants
  • CNG Kits & Units
  • Tyres & Wheels
  • Design Concepts
  • Auto Electronics
  • Coach Builders / Design Vehicles

For more details about the event contact to the organiser on 94 – 11 – 2591750-2;

Or see below image

International Auto Show – 13th to 15th June 2014 at SLECC
International Auto Show – 13th to 15th June 2014 at SLECC

Arogya 2014 Medical Health Exhibition at BMICH from 16th to 18th May 2014

The National Chamber of Commerce of Srilanka has organised an International Exhibition & Trade Fair of Arogya 2014 on 16th to 18th May 2014 at BMICH, Colombo Srilanka.

The Exhibition will be contains showrooms of

  • Agriculture
  • Banking
  • Construction and Engineering
  • Educational Services
  • Environmental Services
  • Exporters
  • Food Processing
  • Health related Services
  • ICT
  • Importers
  • Industry
  • Insurance
  • Light Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Plantations
  • Power and Energy
  • Tourism
  • Transport

 

For more details about the exhibition contact to organizing committee on 071 90 70 700 +94114741788/ +94114741984

Or see below image

Arogya 2014 Medical Health Exhibition at BMICH from 16th to 18th May 2014
Arogya 2014 Medical Health Exhibition at BMICH from 16th to 18th May 2014

Future Mind Expo 2014 in Colombo, Kandy and Galle

Nalanda College Junior Old boys associations future minds secretariat organised a Future Mind High educational & Career Exhibition at Colombo, Kandy and Galle.

Future Mind in Colombo at BMICH

June 06th to 08th, 2014

 

Future Mind in Kandy at KCC

June 14th   15th, 2014

 

Future Mind in Galle at Town Hall

September 06th & 07th, 2014

For more details contact to Future Mind Organising committee on 011 305 55771  or see below image

Future Mind Expo 2014 in Colombo, Kandy and Galle
Future Mind Expo 2014 in Colombo, Kandy and Galle

Grand National Education Exhibition & Book Fair of the Ministry of Education – from 2nd to 11th May 2014

Educational Publications Department organised Grand National Education Exhibition & Book Fair from 02nd May to 11th May 2014 from 9.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m at the premises of the Ministry of Education, Isurupaya, Battaramulla.

The exhibition will consists of Teaching learning instruments will be here and it is expected to sell subject related books; questions &answers books, syllabus, teacher Instructional manuals, local and foreign publications, Stationery and Teaching learning instrument at a special concessionary price.

For more information contact to Jayantha on 0112 786827 or 0714 465711

Grand National Education Exhibition & Book Fair of the Ministry of Education – from 2nd to 11th May 2014
Grand National Education Exhibition & Book Fair of the Ministry of Education – from 2nd to 11th May 2014

Small & Medium Industrial Exhibition 2014 – from 23rd to 25th May 2014 at BMICH

Small & Medium Industrial Exhibition 2014 (SMIDEX 2014) is organised by the industrial development board of Ceylon to taking Sri Lanka to the new era of industrialization.

The Exhibition is schedule to be on 23rd to 25th May 2014 at BMICH, Colombo Srilanka.

The below industrialist are taking part of the exhibition;

  • Ceramic, Porcelain & Pottery
  • Chemical & Chemical Products
  • Coconut & Coconut Products
  • Construction & Building Materials
  • Electrical & Electronics
  • Fibre Glass & Plastic
  • Food & Beverage
  • Footwear, Leather & Leather Products
  • Garment & Apparels
  • Information & Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Industrial Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals
  • Light Engineering & Foundry
  • Mineral & Mineral Products
  • Natural Fibre & Fibre Products
  • Paper & Paper based Products
  • Rubber & Rubber based Products
  • Spices & Spices based Products
  • Waste Renewable & Recycle and Renewable Energy
  • Wood & Wood based Products

 

These Exhibitions are suites to the

  • Decision Makers & Top Executives of Manufacturing and Engineering Enterprises
  • Technical Experts
  • Presidents, Chairmen, CEOs & Directors of Chambers, Associations and Co-operatives
  • Purchasing, Plant, Marketing, Sales and R & D I leads
  • SMI Policy & Decision Makers
  • Industrial-‘ Business Consultants and Contractor
  • Government Delegates and Officials
  • Industrial and Commercial Traders/ buyers/ Cxponers.’1 Sub Contractors & Outsourcing Partners
  • Various Industrial Chambers, Associations and their Members & Representatives

 

Event highlights

  1. Authorized and supported by national level state agencies and industrial & business associations
  2. Extensive promotion through Newspapers, Hoardings, Posters, Radio Jingles, TV commercials. Online promotion via various Websites, Press Conference, mass mailing & mass SMSs
  3. Live demonstrations of operating Machineries as well as processing of certain products
  4. Participation by the leading national and international organizations engaged with SMI development and promotion
  5. Spread over 3 days, the SMIDEX 2014 is the right venue for just about every opportunity in market, technology, machinery, raw materials and other allied services facility for SMIs as well,as the general public to purchase SMI’s products at concessive and competitive price rates
  6. SMIDEX 2014 focuses exclusively on SMI Machinery, Technology and allied Services
  7. Be it new product launch, latest innovation or marketing of an existing product, SMIDEX 2014 is the right platform to exhibit.
  8. Opportunity to meet the decision makers as well as business development service providers and facilitators in the SMIs sector
  9. Prominent industrialists for inauguration resulting in higher number of Industrial visitors & wider media coverage
  10. Great destination to develop businesses, create new joint ventures, distribute products and services, and start new collaborations

For more information contact to Dammika 0718 032 565 or Nandani 0714 484377

Or see below image

Small & Medium Industrial Exhibition 2014 – from 23rd to 25th May 2014 at BMICH
Small & Medium Industrial Exhibition 2014 – from 23rd to 25th May 2014 at BMICH

International Boxing Tournament 2014 from 28th to 2nd May 2014

ABA Srilanka organised a Lion’s Cup International Boxing tournament 2014 from 28th April to 2nd May 2014, with the participation of 10 countries of Australia, Belgium, Chinese, Taipei, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Thailand.

Those who are interest could visit for the observation at Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium 3.00 Pm onwards, for more details see below image

International Boxing Tournament 2014 from 28th to 2nd May 2014
International Boxing Tournament 2014 from 28th to 2nd May 2014

Seminar on Taxation – on 30th April 2014

Srilanka Institute of Taxation organise an Seminar on Taxation to cover key topics of

  1. Amendments to Tax Statutes on Budget proposals for 2014
  2. Your Rights as a Taxpayer
  3. Transfer Pricing – Impact on revised regulations

Date : 30th April 2014

Time: 08.30 A.M. – 01.00 P.M.

Venue : Sri Lanka Foundation Institute, No : 100, Independence Square, Colombo 7.

Fees : Rs. 3000/- per person (Reserve your seat early)

Resource Personnel :

Mr. H.B.A.Seneviratne – Former Additional Commissioner General of Inland Revenue

Ms. Dhammika Gunatilake – Senior Commissioner of Inland Revenue, ATM (Sri Lanka)

Mr. B.D.U.Jayanetti – Former Commissioner of Inland Revenue, LL. B.

Ms. Shamila Jayasekara – ACA, Partner KPMG, FTII (Sri Lanka)

Dr. Shivaji Felix – LL. B (Hons.), Ph.D (London), Attorney-at-Law, FTII (Sri Lanka)

Registration :

Sri Lanka Institute of Taxation, 85-1/3, Galle Road, Dehiwala.

SPM Corporate Accountants, 1043/B, Maradana Road, (Universal Buld.) Borella, Colombo 8. Tel: 2678666/2678990.

BDO Partners (Chartered Accountants) Charter House, 65/2, Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo 2. Tel: 2421878, 2421879

for more details see below image or visit Srilanka Institute of Taxation at 85-1/3, Galle Road, Dehiwala (Opposite Commercial Bank)

Tel: 011-2718804/077-0884927

Web : www.slitaxation.org

Seminar on Taxation – on 30th April 2014

Auto and Transport Show – from 25th to 27th April 2014

Ministry of Transport organised an exhibition and Auto transport show from 25th, 26th and 27th April 2014 at BMICH.

The exhibition will inclusive of International Bike Stunt, Vehicle show, Go Cart Racing, 4X4 offroad Show, Live DJ, Gaming Zone, Road Safety Campaigns and win Free Air Tickets too.

See below image for more information

Auto and Transport Show – from 25th to 27th April 2014
Auto and Transport Show – from 25th to 27th April 2014

Sothern International Trade Exhibition (SITE) – May 2014 at Sanath Jayasuriya Stadium, Matara

The CDC Events organised an Sothern International Trade Exhibition (SITE) on 3rd,4th and 5th may 2014 at Sanath Jayasuriya Stadium, Matara.

Make use of this opportunity to trade your businesses and create your public attractions, to reserve your stall contact to Missaka: +94 773 959 834

Or see below image for more details

Sothern International Trade Exhibition (SITE) – May 2014 at Sanath Jayasuriya Stadium, Matara
Sothern International Trade Exhibition (SITE) – May 2014 at Sanath Jayasuriya Stadium, Matara

Horse Racing Festival; Nuwara Elia 2014 – 6th, 15th and 19th April 2014 Race event at Nuwara Elia

This April, Nuwara Eliya will pulsate with energy as thoroughbreds compete for prestige. The premier event of the season, feel the adrenaline rush and raw anticipation as it spills from the tracks on to the r0arin6 crowd.  An all-round annual celebration showcasing the best of fashion. Cuisine and entertainment with plenty of prizes and surprises.

Race Line-up

 

  • 6th APRIL CHANNA DASWATTE CUP
  • 15th APRIL GOVERNOR’S CUP
  • 19th APRIL SUNOUICK CUP

 

Limited prestigious event sponsorships available

Sponsorships for highlight fashion show available

To become a member of this prestigious club log onto www.srilankaturfclub.com see below image for more information

Horse Racing Festival; Nuwara Elia 2014 – 6th, 15th and 19th April 2014 Race event at Nuwara Elia
Horse Racing Festival; Nuwara Elia 2014 – 6th, 15th and 19th April 2014 Race event at Nuwara Elia

Gloria Jean’s Coffees in Srilanka Now

Enjoy your Australia’s favourite Gloria Jean’s Coffees now in Srilanka, visit Gloria Jean’s Coffees and enjoy special free issue.

Be Gloria Jean’s Coffees and refresh yourself with the exciting coffee experience today, for more details see below image or visit Gloria Jean’s Coffees at #503, Union Place, Colombo – 02

Phone : 011 4 347 108 , 072 48 46 471

www.facebook.com/gjcsl

Gloria Jean's Coffees in Srilanka Now,
Gloria Jean’s Coffees in Srilanka Now,

Commercial Bank Credit and Debit card Promotions for April 2014 New year Season

Get discounts up to 30% on thousands of products and services across Sri Lanka.

Use your Combank Credit and Shopping Debit Card to enjoy the best deals from Comdeals.

See below image for more detailed offers,

*terms and conditions, please visit www.combank.lk

Commercial Bank Credit and Debit card Promotions for April 2014 New year Season
Commercial Bank Credit and Debit card Promotions for April 2014 New year Season

BMICH Life Style Shopping Expo 2014 – Exhibition and Trade Fair from 4th April to 11th April 2014

BMICH organised an annual BMICH Life Style Shopping Expo 2014 – Exhibition and Trade Fair from 4th April to 11th April 2014 at BMICH.

Visit Life style exhibition and shopping ultra modern equipment to general household & personal requisites Own your choice at the most competitive prices.

Date: 04th to 11th April 2014
Time: 10.0 Am – 10.00 Pm
Venue: BMICH

Beauty contest on 11th April 2014 @ 5.30 p.m.

Amazing prizes for SINGER – BMICH

for more information see below image or visit to the exhibition today.

BMICH Life Style Shopping Expo 2014 - Exhibition and Trade Fair from 4th April to 11th April 2014
BMICH Life Style Shopping Expo 2014 – Exhibition and Trade Fair from 4th April to 11th April 2014

Nuwara Elia Summer Season April 2014 – Special Celebration and Happening

The biggest event in the Sri Lankan holiday calendar is happening in Nuwara Eliya from the 01st to 30th April 2014. Over 700.000 holiday makers are expected to come to Nuwara Eliya during the month of April to watch the following events and activities:

  • Opening Ceremony
  • Musical Shows
  • Flower Show
  • Motor Cross
  • Horse Races
  • Motor Races (Bikes & Cars)
  • Standard Bicycle Races
  • 4X4 Mud Challenge (Off Road – Mud Track)
  • Avurudu Ulela (New Year Festival
  • Mountain Bike Races
  • Football Tournament
  • Water Sports @ Lake Gregory
  • All Island Open Badminton Championship
  • Golf Tournament – Nuwara Eliya Golf Club

All of the above events are open for sponsorships Please contact the following Authorized Sponsorship Coordinators.

Ranjula – 0777 729839

Sandeetha – 0777 377626

Manuranga – 0777 648109

Or visit Mind Asia Solutions

30/36. Bird Park Corner, Madiwela, Kotte, Sri Lanka.

Or call 0112 799 498/ 0766 525 466 or see below image

Nuwara Elia Summer Season April 2014 – Special Celebration and Happening
Nuwara Elia Summer Season April 2014 – Special Celebration and Happening

People Management SLIM Workshop on 20th March 2014

Human resource is the most precious resource in any organization. It is the only resource that can command and control the other resources. The people factor for organizational performance is of extreme importance due to this reason.

Every manager is a people manager. Ensuring proper employee care will lead to better customer care. This program is all about strengthening the people management knowledge & skills among functional managers. It will systematically guide the participants to grasp what, why and how aspects of people management. In an era where people have become the key competitive advantage, such an enhancement of knowledge and skills with the required attitude is of utmost importance.

At the end of this Programme the Participant can:

  • Clearly describe the fundamentals of managing people
  • Cleverly apply several key tools to strengthen their people management skills
  • Committedly interact with others in collectively applying the people management practices

 

Programme contents

  • Evolution of HR
  • Why you need to become a people manager ?
  • Balancing results and relationships
  • Attributes of a people manager
  • Key workplace challenges
  • Commitment toward humane results
  • Personal plan for progress

 

Resource Person – Dr. Ajantha Dharmasiri

For registration or reservation contact to Franki: 0727-774-587 / Thilini: 0727-296-926

Or see below image

People Management SLIM Workshop on 20th March 2014
People Management SLIM Workshop on 20th March 2014

BENTOTA BEACH FEST 2014 – 21st & 22nd March 2014 at Bentota Beach

“Bentota Beach Fest 2014” – Water and Beach Sports Extravaganza organized by The Hawkeyes, Bentota Sports Club and Sunshine Water Sports Club on 21st and 22nd March at the Bentota beach for the third successive year, with the respective sports governing bodies, to promote Beach and Water Sports along with tourism in the country.

In addition to the Beach and Water Sport Events, Adventure Sports and Social Events, an array of beach events comprising Beach Volleyball, Football, Rugby, Kabadi,Tug of War, Swimming (2Km), Canoe Races, Jet Skiing, Wind Surfing, a Beach Carnival with local & international DJ’s and even a Kids Play area have been lined up for the two days to make this an unforgettable event.

Please forward your entries as per the sample application given below image

BENTOTA BEACH FEST 2014 – 21st & 22nd March 2014 at Bentota Beach
BENTOTA BEACH FEST 2014 – 21st & 22nd March 2014 at Bentota Beach

Fox Hill Supercross 2014 at Fox Hill Track Diyatalawa

The Srilanka Military academy and The Srilanka Auto sports Drivers Association organised an Fox Hill Super cross 2014 at Fox Hill Track Diyatalawa on 19th April 2014 from 8:30 am onwards,

Highlights of Fox Hill Supercross 2014

  • Organise for the 22nd Consecutive year
  • A Massive number of spectators can be accommodated
  • 90% of the race can be seen from any place
  • Famous/ leading drivers and riders both local and overseas spellbind the holiday crowd.
  • The most anticipated motor racing event in the country

The Fox Hill Supercross 2014 will be on 19th April 2014 from 8:30 am onwards

Fox Hill Supercross 2014 at Fox Hill Track Diyatalawa
Fox Hill Supercross 2014 at Fox Hill Track Diyatalawa

Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair – 27-30 April 2014 at HKCEC

The HKTDC invites applications from Srilankan Gifts & Premium enterprises to participate on upcoming Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair on 27th to 30th April 2014 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

The events with a highlights of

  • More than 4,100 quality exhibitors from 37 countries and regions
  • Hot products at theme zones: iAccessories, Hall of Fine Designs, World of Gifts Ideas, Travel Souvenirs and Green Gifts
  • Flexible sourcing at the Small-Order Zone: a fine selection of products in quantities from 5 to 1,000 pieces
  • Held alongside the Hong Kong International Printing & Packaging Fair, at Asia World-Expo

For more details visit www.hktdc.com/ex/hkgiftspremiumfair/53

Travel incentives for first-time buyers – please contact the HKTDC office at: Tel: (852) 2584 4333, or email exhibitions@hktdc.org

Act now for FREE admission!

For trade visitors, register now for your FREE admission badge through one of the following channels:

Mobile Info Site – visit www.hktdc.com/wap/gifts/T119

Smartphone Info Site – download HKTDC Mobile at IPhone App Store, BlackBerry App World or Google Play;

Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair - 27-30 April 2014 at HKCEC
Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair – 27-30 April 2014 at HKCEC

Certificate of Attendance in Work Study – (P/T) – from Brandix College of Clothing Technology

This course has been designed for industry personnel (Supervisory or above grade) who are already in the clothing industry and who wish to enhance their knowledge on Work Study.

Objectives

  • To produce professionals with sound understanding of Work Study in the clothing manufacturing sector
  • To develop the ability to analyse and come up with solutions to clothing manufacturing problems which arise from time to time in production environments.

 

Target Group

Work study Officers, Executives and Production Supervise who have 2 years industrial experience

 

Contents

  • Introduction to the Clothing Industry
  • Introduction to Work Study
  • Method Study
  • Work Measurement
  • Time Study
  • Pre-Determined Motion Time Systems (PMTS)
  • Activity Sampling
  • Performance
  • Production Calculations
  • Incentive Scheme
  • Garment Analysis
  • Line Balancing
  • Introduction to Production Management

 

Commencement Date : 23rd March 2014
Duration : 6 Sundays
Medium : Sinhala
Course Fee : RS 25000

 

For more information contact to Registrar Brandix College of Clothing Technology or see below image

Certificate of Attendance in Work Study – (PT) – from Brandix College of Clothing Technology
Certificate of Attendance in Work Study – (PT) – from Brandix College of Clothing Technology

Customer Service Excellence – SLIM Workshop on 22nd March 2014

Course Objectives

  • To understand how vital their role is in projecting a professional, business-friendly image of themselves and the organization they work for
  • To establish standards of excellence which focus on developing exceptional customer service
  • To differentiate your company from others by going the extra mile with a personal touch
  • To implement a common service language to connect effectively with others through simple and clear communication
  • To improve customer satisfaction scores
  • To implement GMP: (Good Management Principle)

 

Content

  • The ultimate truth – nature of customers
  • Spirit of attitude
  • Under pressure -watch your pulse
  • Branding through image building
  • Recipe for enchanting customers
  • Implement good management practices

Target Group

Executives, sales personnel, customer service representatives and anyone in customer focused positions

Resource Person – Kanthi Basnayake

Kanthi Basnayake is a Corporate Trainer, Inspirational Speaker, and Behavioral Coach with several years’ exposure in training more than 1000 Individuals from various organizations in Sri Lanka and Maldives.

Kanthi has been personally trained and coached in various arenas by many internationally renowned trainers. Her trainings are exhaustive and Include mindset management and skill sets enhancement.

Venue: Taj Samudra

Time:     9.00 am to 5.00 pm

Date:     22nd March 2014

For more details contact SLIM now or call Franki: 0727-774-587 / Thilini: 0727-296-926 or see below image

Customer Service Excellence – SLIM Workshop on 22nd March 2014
Customer Service Excellence – SLIM Workshop on 22nd March 2014

Srilanka Association of Inbound Tour Operators – Joining for Free till 31st March 2014 or Pay Rs. 12,500.00 joining after 1st of April 2014

Associate Membership Open To All Service Providers of the Tourism Industry in Sri Lanka

  1. SLAITO will advocate the use of the services of associate members on a priority basis to its membership.
  2. SLAITO will stand by and support the policy objectives and goals of its associate members on a national level.
  3. SLAITO will support to resolve any concerning issues of associate members for the benefit of the industry at large
  4. SLAITO will provide opportunities on a regular basis to associate members to meet its main membership through SGMS’s and other social functions and activities organized by SLAITO.
  5. SLAITO will make available opportunities to associate members to promote their products and services to the membership through e-mail flyers, etc.
  6. SLAITO will support all large, medium and small associate members equally
  7. Associate members will be given priority and discounts at ‘SANCHARAKA UDAWA EXHIBITION” Organized by SLAITO annually.
  8. Associate members to receive selected benefits available to SLAITO membership
  9. Associate members to be part of SLAITOs one voice of the Sri Lanka Tourism Industry

Join Free before the 31st March 2014 and save Rs.12,500/-

For more detail contact Slaito on: +94757751466

Or see below image

Srilanka Association of Inbound Tour Operators – Joining for Free till 31st March 2014 or Pay Rs. 12,500.00 joining after 1st of April 2014
Srilanka Association of Inbound Tour Operators – Joining for Free till 31st March 2014 or Pay Rs. 12,500.00 joining after 1st of April 2014

Seminar on USA and Canada University Transfer Options – 22nd at Kandy, 1st at Colombo

The ANC organised a Seminar on US and Canadian University Transfer Options for O/Level and A/Level Students and their parents.

22nd February 2014 at Queens Hotel, Kandy at 10.30 Am

1st March 2014 at Ramakrishna Hall, Wellawatta at 10.30 Amm

Learn About What It Has To Offer You

  • Why study in USA or Canada
  • Entry requirements for Admissions to Universities and colleges
  • Scholarships available – worth up to 20%-50% on tuition fees
  • Visa Information and on-the-spot admissions
  • Cost of studying and how to minimise it
  • Over 4000 Universities in USA & Canada
  • More than 600 majors

For Admissions  call Ifthikar on 0777 484 484  or Dhammika on 077 34 888 34, or see below image

Seminar on USA and Canada University Transfer Options – 22nd at Kandy, 1st at Colombo
Seminar on USA and Canada University Transfer Options – 22nd at Kandy, 1st at Colombo

Footwear & Leather Fair 2014 from 7th to 9th February 2014 at BMICH

Ministry of Industry and Commerce and Srilanka export Development Board organised an Footwear & Leather Fair 2014 from 7th to 9th February 2014 at BMICH

The exhibition itself offers wide range footwear and leather products such as Handbags, Travel Goods, Raw Material, Machinery, Components, Accessories and Many more…

at a special prices. Visit BMICH from 10.00 am to 8.00 pm.

For more information see below image

Footwear & Leather Fair 2014 from 7th to 9th February 2014 at BMICH
Footwear & Leather Fair 2014 from 7th to 9th February 2014 at BMICH

Wolfgang Shoe Big Sale at BMICH on 7th to 9th February 2014

The Wolfgang shoe offers the special promotion for their shoes at Leather and Footwear exhibition held on BMICH from 7th to 9th February 2014.

For more details contact to Wolfgang shoe manufacturer of Cat Walk Shoe Industries, No 67, Attampola Road, Wattala, Sri Lanka. Telephone : 0115 741 113

Or see below image

Wolfgang Shoe Big Sale at BMICH on 7th to 9th February 2014
Wolfgang Shoe Big Sale at BMICH on 7th to 9th February 2014

Asoka: Interweaving Archaeology with the Emperors Story at BMICH on 31st January 2014

BCIS in collaboration with the India-Sri Lanka Foundation is organizing a public lecture on “Asoka:Interweaving Archaeology with the Emperors Story” on Friday, 31st January 2014 from 4.30pm to 5.30pm at the BMICH Committee Room A.

Lecture will be conducted in English by Prof. Nayanjot Lahiri from University of Delhi and simultaneous interpretations are available in Sinhala and Tamil.

Entrance to the lecture is FREE upon registration. Call us on 0112- 69 73 55 to reserve your seat

For more details see below image

 

Asoka Interweaving Archaeology with the Emperors Story at BMICH on 31st January 2014
Asoka Interweaving Archaeology with the Emperors Story at BMICH on 31st January 2014

CIMA Game Changers Convention on 29th January 2014

CIMA Srilanka Organised an event of CIMA Game Changers Convention on 29th January 2014 at Galadari Hotel, Colombo.

The event will you make you from Ordinary person to the Extraordinary person with key personals of Chevaan Daniel, Trihan Perera and Hilmy Cader.

Investment: Rs. 3500 per head
Venue: Galadari Hotel
Date & Time: 29th January 2014 from 3.30 P.m – 8.00 P.m
followed by a Networking Dinner

 

For Reservations Contact Hasanji: 773 627 733 Sharjoon: 714 307 400

Or see below image for more information

CIMA Game Changers Convention on 29th January 2014
CIMA Game Changers Convention on 29th January 2014

Places to Visit in Delft Island – Images, Maps and Tour Guidance

Delft Island is a famous and growing tourism destination in Northern part of Sri Lanka, the Delft Islands formally known as Nedunthivu by Srilankan which means the largest island in the Northern Region. ( Nedum or Nediya – Large in Tamil and Thivu – island in Tamil) so it is become Nedunthivu,

Nedunthivu was called llha Das Vacas by Portuguese and Delft Island by Dutch later finally it’s become Delft Island in English too.

Delft Island basic Information

Located: Northern Province of Sri Lanka
Population: Approximately 5000
Families: Approximately 1500
Income Sources: Fishing
  Palmyrah Toddy
  handicraft from Palmyrah tree
  Kottakilangu
  Remittance from aboard
Water Source: Devil Wells and Some other wells
Electricity: Currently available on populated areas and expending further
Mode of Transport and cost Three Wheeler – Rs. 1,500.00
  TATA Ace (DIMO Batta)Rs. 2,000.00 to Rs. 2,500.00
  Bus

 

Places to Visit in Delft Island or Nedunthivu

  1. Aalamavanam  (Banian)
  2. Growing Stone
  3. Queens Tower
  4. Baobab Tree
  5. Wild Horses
  6. Dutch Fort (Meekaman Fort)
  7. Pigeon Hole
  8. Foot Print in Rock
  9. Horses Stable ( Dutch Period)
  10. Dutch Fort (Vediyarasan Fort)
  11. 12 Branch Palmyrah Tree
  12. India Border
  13. Landscape Water Tanks
  14. Sandy, White Beaches

 

Journey from Kurikadduwan (KKD) to Delft Island/ Nedunthivu

Kurikadduwan is known as one of the main jetty in Jaffna to go to Nainatheevu (for Nagadeepa Temple or Nagapoosani Amman Temple) and Delft Island. This is formally known as KKD by Naval Community.

 

Kurikadduwan (KKD) to Delft Island/ Nedunthivu ferry Time

There is a single ferry is available by Road Development Authority for Free of Charge the ferry could transport upto 100 Passengers at a time,

Navy also offering a boat if anyone wanted to hire separately, the boat is available for Rs. 6,000.00 Up and down from KKD to Delft Island back to KKD.

Delft Island to Kurikadduwan Morning 6.00 or 6.30 Am
Kurikadduwan to Delft Island Morning 9.30 or 10.00 Am
Delft Island to Kurikadduwan Noon 2.30 or 3.00 Pm
Kurikadduwan to Delft Island Evening 6.00 or 6.30 Pm

 

Traveling Time Approximately: 45 Minutes to 1 Hours

And it’s advisable to stay inside the boat rather staying out, when the sea is though and if you are new to boat journey, advisable to takes some shopping Bags in case of vomiting while your journey.

 

Mobile Coverage is Delft Island

All Srilanka Mobile Networks providers offer the Mobile Coverage in Delft Island, and there is no Issues of Loss of Mobile Coverage in the island.

 

Hotels and Accommodation at Delft Island

There are 4 Rooms Hotel opened recently and offers you a very basic accommodation alone with food and drink services near to the jetty points of Delft Island.

And there are less number of shops available for retailing and mostly the bread and buns available for sales those.

 

Vehicle Hiring in Delft Island

It is advisable to hire the vehicles near to jetty points, where all the three wheel drivers are asking the same amount as pre-determine of Rs. 1,500.00 and Dimo Batta Drives are about Rs. 2,000 to Rs. 2,500.00

And they will manage your time to see all the places within the times frame and allow you to see all above 12 places with in time of 10.30 Am to 2.30 Pm.

Therefore those who are traveling it is advisable to come jetty soon as possible, because the priority will given to those who lives in island and later only for tourist upon space available.

For more information  check fee of below images, taken at Delft Island by my selves, and copy rights reserves to www.prasphotos.com

And it is advisable to take printout of these articles and manage your tour, Feel Free to Ask question about the tour guidance

 Click here to see Delft Island Places to see in Google Map

12 Branch Palmyrah Tree in Delft Island
12 Branch Palmyrah Tree in Delft Island
Delft Island Hotel and Accomodation
Delft Island Hotel and Accomodation
Delft Island Landscape
Delft Island Landscape
Delft Island Map
Delft Island Map
Dutch Fort (Meekaman Fort) in Delft island
Dutch Fort (Meekaman Fort) in Delft island
Dutch Fort (Vediyarasan Fort) or court complex
Dutch Fort (Vediyarasan Fort) or court complex
Eagle in Delft Island
Eagle in Delft Island
Growing Stone
Growing Stone
Horses Stable ( Dutch Period) in Delft Island
Horses Stable ( Dutch Period) in Delft Island
India Border from Delft Island
India Border from Delft Island
Kurikadduwan Jetty
Kurikadduwan Jetty
Large Foot Print in Rock at Delft Island
Large Foot Print in Rock at Delft Island
Pigeon Hole in Delft island
Pigeon Hole in Delft island
Speed boat from Delft island to KKD (Ambulance Boat)
Speed boat from Delft island to KKD (Ambulance Boat)
Wild Horses in Delft Island
Wild Horses in Delft Island

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Hermitage Holiday Selection from 10th to 20th December 2013
Hermitage Holiday Selection from 10th to 20th December 2013