Investment opportunities in Ocean Resources
The seminar on Management of Ocean Resources will be an ideal
opportunity for the foreign investors, members of the Diplomatic
Missions and those who are looking for new investment opportunities to
learn about the vast potential for exploitation of Marine Resources of
CEO, Chamber of Construction Industry Dakshitha Talgodapitiya said
this seminar which will be inaugurated by Minister of Enterprise
Development and Investment Promotion Dr. Sarath Amunugama on June 24 at
Hotel Galadari, will focus attention on vast potential for optimum
utilisation of ocean resources in Sri Lanka.
A unique team of high calibre experts in this area will make the
presentation providing a broad overview. Secretary General of Indian
Ocean Marine Affairs Corporation Dr. Hiran Jayewardene will make a
presentation on Sri Lanka's Ocean Territory and its Potentiality.
Director General of Petroleum Development Secretariat will Dr. Neil
de Silva will enlighten the participants on the Exploitation of Sri
Lanka's Offshore Oil and Gas Resources - potential and opportunities.
Present Chairman of Geological Surveys and Mines Bureau Dr. N.P.
Wijayananda is expected to deal at length on Offshore Mineral Resources.
The Chamber of Construction Industry was in the forefront of advocating
offshore sand as an alternative to river sand for construction purposes.