'Proposed Weerawila Airport - need of the hour'
The construction of the alternate international
airport at Weerawila is a vital component of the integrated Southern
Development Program which comprises the construction of the harbour
at Hambantota and the oil refinery.
Business sector travel to Far East booming - Cathay Manager
Sri Lanka has a tremendous
growth market in the aviation sector, Country Manager Sri Lanka and
Maldives Cathay Pacific Julian Lyden said.
Institute to train micro finance service providers
The Institute of Micro Finance and
Entrepreneurship Development was inaugurated last year as a
nonprofit making organisation, incorporated as a limited liability
company under guarantee, with the prime objective of assisting the
Government and the NGOs in their micro financing activities by way
of training the service providers and their beneficiaries.