Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka opens first ever financial educational institute
Thu, Jan 31, 2013, 02:25 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Jan 31, Colombo: Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa Wednesday (30) ceremonially opened the "Miloda Academy of Financial Studies", the first ever institution solely dedicated to financial studies.

The Miloda Academy in the renovated Times Building has been built with the assistance of the Japan International Corporation (JICA).

The institute is to be maintained as an international financial institute and it is expected to offer courses complying with international standards. The institute will be functioning under the aegis of the Finance Ministry.

The Academy is equipped with modern facilities including an 800-seat auditorium, audio-video facilities and modern lecture halls.

Ambassador of Japan Nobuhito Hobo, Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga, Secretary to the Prime Minister S. Amarasekera, Finance Ministry Secretary Dr. P. B. Jayasundera, and Cabinet Secretary Sumith Abeysinghe were present at the occasion.

(Photos by Sudath Silva)



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Health Minister gives firm instructions on nurses' transfers
-- [4 hours ago]
Main suspect in the Nallur shooting surrenders to police
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Navy arrests three Indian fishermen poaching in Sri Lankan waters
-- [5 hours ago]
Cooler credit growth forecast for Sri Lanka's banks
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Foreign Minister discusses national security, human rights with defense officials
GMOA to launch strike tomorrow on eight demands
Preventing arrest of Ryan Jayalath is obstruction of police duties - Magistrate
Sri Lankan President inaugurates Asia Pacific Telecommunications Forum
Sri Lanka petroleum workers to strike from midnight today, long lines at filling stations
Three-year plan to develop Trincomalee Harbor

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.