LBO Home IndoChina | About Us | To Advertise | Contact Us rss LBO Mobil rss rss rss rss rss
International Arbitration Centre to be established in Sri Lanka |     Electricity tariff reduction for hotels and shops from this November                                          A Special Tax Scheme for the motor vehicle imports instead of the current system                                          Value Added Tax reduced to 11 percent |     Aerospace Engineering Unit will be established at the Moratuwa University | EPF payment from the employer to be increased to 14%                                          Sri Lanka Customs to have a One Stop Service Center |  Import tax removed on infant milk food                                          A special duty scheme on motor vehicles for foreign employed individuals |  Main Sri Lankan towns to be developed under a special Urban Development Programme                                          
Sat, 25 October 2014 06:16:04
Sri Lanka economist's parley to look at regional disparities, poverty, infrastructure
31 Jul, 2007 09:51:52
July 31, 2007 (LBO) – The annual sessions of the Sri Lanka Economic Association (SLEA) will look at regional inequalities, employment and social safety nets, health education and infrastructure, its organizers said.
"The slow growth of the economy, inequity of income distribution is a major cause of this poverty", SLEA President A Indraratne said.

The sessions to be held on August 10 and 11 will be inaugurated by Central Bank Governor Nivard Cabraal and the keynote address delivered by World Bank's Sri Lanka director Naoko Ishii.

Papers on regional inequalities will be presented by former central bank head of statistics, Anila Dias Bandaranaike and Nimal Sanderatne.

Papers on access and efficiency of the education system and health policy and public private partnerships will be presented by Chandra Goonewardena, Swarna Jayaweera, Palitha Abeykoon and N Samarappuli.

Papers of labour, employment and poverty will be presented by Raja B Korale and R M K Ratnayake. Infrastructure investment will covered by Priyantha Wijethunga and access to land, credit and markets by Nimal Rawaweera.

Your Comment
Your Name/Handle
Your Email (Your email will not be displayed)
Your Email
Receivers Email
Your Comment