Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 13 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lankan President consults young entrepreneurs to prepare 2013 budget
Thu, Oct 4, 2012, 12:27 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Oct 03, Colombo: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa today met with young entrepreneurs of the country to seek their views and suggestions in preparing the budget for next year.

Representatives from the Young Entrepreneurs Association attended a discussion held at Temple Trees today under the leadership of President Mahinda Rajapaksa and presented their views and suggestions for the forthcoming budget.

The business entrepreneurs have said that with the increase of infrastructure facilities in the country business opportunities for them have also increased.

The President has told the Association representatives them that the 2013 budget is aimed at rapid economic development and the government takes policy decisions with the objective of protecting the local products and the local entrepreneurs.

Deputy Finance and Planning Minister Geethanjana Gunawardena, Treasury Secretary Dr. P.B. Jayasundera, Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga and the Association President Rohana de Silva participated in the discussion.

(Photos by Sudath Silva)



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Indian minister with a high-level delegation to arrive in Sri Lanka tomorrow
-- [8 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Finance Minister seeks ideas from people to prepare next year's budget meeting their expectations
-- [51 minutes ago]
BOI Chief to address the biz community Sri Lanka - Italy Business Council event
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka police arrest former minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage's son for drunk driving
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Fisheries Ministry rescue fish from drought stricken reservoirs
-- [8 hours ago]
Ven Omalpe Sobitha Thera steps down as chairman of JHU to pave way for new leadership
Pope names special envoy to represent him at Bishops' conference in Sri Lanka in November
A Code of Ethics for Sri Lanka Provincial Councilors
Sri Lanka Navy and Police seize over 77 kg of Kerala Cannabis
Sri Lankan team to leave for India tomorrow for hi-tech rubber industry training

Copyright © 2000, 2012 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.