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
While some walk for power, government committed to build the country - Sri Lankan President
-- [31 minutes ago]
Modernization of Sri Lanka Customs is a timely requirement, Finance Minister says
-- [1 hour and 57 minutes ago]
Pakistan committed to promote human capital and entrepreneurship development in Sri Lanka - envoy
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Colombo inflation declines to 5.5 percent in July 2016
-- [2 hours ago]
Pakistan national carrier signs contract with SriLankan for lease of three A-330s
-- [3 hours ago]
Court orders joint opposition to limit march to one lane in Kegalle city
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Cricket expands its support arsenal
-- [9 hours ago]
New USAID Mission Director signals surge in U.S. development assistance in Sri Lanka
Released Indian fishermen allege they were abused while in Sri Lankan jails
Joint Opposition protest march is a 'political gimmick by bunch of crooks' - Minister Sagala Ratnayake

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.