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 Lanka grants Uganda US$ 1.5 Million to establish vocational training center
Thu, Nov 15, 2012, 09:26 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Nov 15, Colombo: Sri Lanka will provide grant assistance of US$ 1.5 million to government of Uganda to establish a vocational training center in that country.

The Cabinet of ministers has approved Sri Lankan President's proposal made in his capacity as Minister of Finance and planning to provide the grant assistance to establish the Sri Lanka-Uganda friendship Vocational and Technical Training Centre in Uganda.

The grant assistance will be utilized for upgrading and strengthening the Masulita Vocational and Technical Trading Centre in Uganda, the government said.

A Sri Lankan contractor presently engaged in construction works in Uganda will construct the proposed center utilizing the services of skilled Sri Lankan workers in the construction work.

The Minister of Youth Affairs and Skills Development will execute the project on behalf of the government.



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Government Leaders avoided responsibility by giving COPE to probe Central Bank Governor's appointment - JVP leader
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lankan Government refutes misinformation on the proposed Constitution
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Navy arrests 9 local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing
-- [4 hours ago]
President emphasizes on strictly following law in protecting environment
-- [4 hours ago]
SAGT to implement the SOLAS proposal at the Port of Colombo
-- [5 hours ago]
U.S. Embassy hosts Iftar in Sri Lanka
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka looking for new global trade opportunities unfolding in the aftermath of Brexit
-- [6 hours ago]
Canada committed to working with Sri Lanka Government toward building lasting peace, strengthening ties
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lanka ranks 50th in Human capital Index, bright spot for South Asia region
-- [7 hours ago]
National Audit Draft Bill in Cabinet for approval today

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.