From left: Dr. Fernando Im, Senior Country Economist for Sri Lanka and the Maldives, The World Bank, Hon. Eran Wickramaratne, State Minister, Ministry of Finance and Mass Media, Dr. W A Wijewardana, Former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, Prof. Indralal de Silva, Former (Chair) of Demography, University of Colombo, Prof. Amala de Silva, Department of Economics, University of Colombo at the panel discussion on "Demographic Change in Sri Lanka" moderated by Dr. Ramani Gunatilaka, International Centre for Ethnic Studies.

Ceylinco Homes International, which managed to sell its Hyde Park Apartment complex in record speed plans to add another landmark to the Colombo skyline.
The company plans to put up another luxury apartment block down Galle Road. rn

rnThe new venture will be one of the largest, undertaken by the company. rn

rnldblquote We are planning to make it a truly Sri Lanka venture with Sri Lankan Architects and engineers targeted at Sri Lankan expats,
dblquote says Padmini Karunanayake, Deputy Chairperson, Ceylinco Homes.rn

rnThe Ceylinco group says that some of their most profitable ventures are in the property sector. Return on investment in the sector is over 15 percent. (LBR)rn