Sept 08, Colombo: Directors of Research and Training in the South East Asian Central Banks (SEACEN) will meet in Colombo Monday to discuss how to drive economic growth and stability.
The 35th meeting of the SEACEN Directors of Research and Training (DORT) will be held from 09 - 11 September 2013 at the Central Bank of Sri Lanka in Colombo.
The meeting aims to discuss strategic issues of the SEACEN members, review the progress of research and training activities during 2013 and discuss the proposed programme of activities for 2014.
The theme of this year's meeting is the "Central Bank's capacity building in driving economic growth and stability".
Around 60 delegates from 18 SEACEN countries including Sri Lanka are taking part in the meeting.
The meeting will be preceded by seminars for SEACEN directors to discuss challenges and issues of common concern that relates to monetary policy analysis, formulation, operations and implementation for Directors of Research, and HR and training issues such as leadership development, development and retention of talents in central banks, and assessing impact of learning to business needs.