Welcome all of you to Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka was known as Ceylon before 1972 and became independent in 1948.its 1972 constitution claimed it an independent republic. Based on Geography profile showing that Sri lanka is about 65,610sq/km between West Asia and South East Asia. Sri Lanka is an...
Fabindia’s Foray into Sri Lanka
(Cross Culture Marketing)
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1. SRI LANKA A DESTINATION FOR TRAVEL AND TOURISM
1.1Tourist arrivals through the years
Over the years Sri Lanka has been a tourist attraction. The tourism industry in Sri Lanka has gone through an up and down road mostly due to the instability of the country. The graph below shows these...
Should Sri Lanka Business Culture be Changed to Attract Foreign Investments, to Produce Goods and Services to the Global Market
Fathima Shamila Suhaib
MBA UWIC – at ICBT Mount Campus
Batch No. 6
Student Number - 67
After worn out by the War for almost 30 years Sri Lanka is now...
Through a brief political history of Sri Lanka this section will demonstrate the linkages present in a number of government issues that have hindered the development of Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka gained independence from Britain in 1947. From 1948 to 1977 Sri Lanka was a socialist country. Industries were...
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Systems (HRIS) and need for a HRIS for Nurses in Public Health Sector in Sri Lanka Dr. Ravi R. Wickramaratne MBBS
Postgraduate trainee in Biomedical Informatics Post Graduate Institute of Medicine University of Colombo Sri Lanka E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Ancient history of logistics in Sri Lanka
Early years of Sri Lanka saw the evolvement logistics through the renowned work of the historical books. The military logistics has taken an essential part in the early history of Sri Lanka. The best examples of military logistics can be given below.
International Organization For standards
The Sri Lanka Standards Institution (SLSI) is a member of the International Standards organization, representing Sri Lanka. The member is the only status that has the right to vote.
The SLSI aims to:
increase productivity and maximize...
Thomas Cook Tours Ltd, Indian Horizon Travel & Tours Ltd and Thomas Cook (Mauritius) Holding Company Ltd. The company has overseas operations in Sri Lanka which is a branch of TCIL and Mauritius which is a subsidiary of Thomas Cook (India) Ltd. The company along with their subsidiaries has their presence...
The Gift Lanka is a start-up retail store offering accessories and gifts to consumers wanting to create a personalized environment. The company would be located in the heart of Colombo and caters to all consumers irrespective of all races, class dimensions. Gift Lanka always looks beyond the...
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The Sri Lankan Tamils fought back against their oppressors, but the Negroes in Mississippi Burning did not fight back. The Tamils in Sri Lanka had started the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) to fight against the injustice the Sinhalese were giving them, but the Negroes did not start anything...
Tamil Tigers of Sri Lanka
The Tamil Tigers immigrated to Sri Lanka from southern India and made up ten to fifteen percent of the population. The Tigers were the minority when compared to the Sinhalese, who represented seventy-five percent of the population. Right away there was ethnic conflict due...
Peace Ever since Sri Lanka became a democratic socialist republic, (1978)the Tamils of the north wanted to be an independent state and acted out through violence The first efforts toward peace were in 1985 at the Thimpu Talks which consisted of Tamil Delegation and Sri Lanka Delegation trying...
The Open University of Sri Lanka
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by a meeting of the foreign secretaries of the seven founding nations: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, in April 1981, in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Subsequent to this the Committee of the Whole upon meeting identified five major areas for regional cooperation: agriculture,...
ambition, that JKH and Sri Lanka subscribe to.”
- Cecil Balmond
“When the architect of the Waterfront Integrated Resort Cecil Balmond first visited the site, he
visualised a property that represented the vigour of John Keells Holdings and the spirit of a new Sri
Lanka. His first impression, on...
is an enterprise within MAS Holdings (pvt) Limited, the largest exporter of intimate apparel and sportswear in Sri Lanka. Linea Intimo project is one of the largest investments in Sri Lanka for the manufacture of knitted seamless body-wear, mainly catering to the upper market of Europe and USA.
Silent Salesman: Vending Machine Technology adaptation in Sri Lanka
A Vending Machine is a coin or note operated machine selling products ranging from fast moving consumer goods up to selected electronic items. Vending machine has been considered as the best automated retail...
Infrastructure: A Sri Lankan Risk
BUS 133B, Marketing in Asia
Researching Foreign Risk
Professor Jeff Fadiman
7 April 2004
Infrastructure: A Sri Lanka Risk
Ten most effective questions:
1. What do you consider as the most significant economic...
was scared of peace of order.
So, in 1740 Company wanted to move a part of them to Sri Lanka.
But, this kind of rumor was happened around Chinese.
「you might be thrown out into the sea among shipping to Sri Lanka!! 」
So, they took place coup detare.
Then, Dutch and other European got panic and...
Sri Lanka ratified the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of
Hazardous Waste and their Disposal in 1992 and we have taken many steps to fulfill the
objectives of the Basel Convention since then. Efficient and effective implementation of the
Basel Convention requires Parties...
directions, all around the world. Special significance is given to Buddhism spreading in the South and South East Asian region. Countries such as Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, and Indonesia are greatly influenced by the philosophy of Theravada Buddhism.
Theravada Buddhism also referred...
Sumatra’s coast, tsunamis demolished coasts and killed thousands in, Indonesia, India, and Sri Lanka.
In this disaster, tsunamis ravished across the Bay of Bengal to wreak havoc in India, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka.
To help prevent such disasters from happening again, we must be able to predict such...
ICC Champions Trophy under the captaincy of Dhoni. India has also been the runner-up in 2000 ICC KnockOut Trophy and the joint champion along with Sri Lanka in 2002 ICC Champions Trophy, led by Ganguly in both the instances.
The Indian cricket team is currently ranked second as per the ICC Test rankings...
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Reality Applications in Sri Lanka
Although Augmented Reality is a new technology there are many applications developed by Sri Lankans and widely used in Sri Lankan market. Following are some of the highlights of those.
D-App is developed by Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka. D-App is a Mobile...
Comments on The Present Global Financial Crisis and Sri Lankan Economy by Mr Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka 10 October 2008
1. The Global Economy is in Turmoil. The ongoing financial crisis originated as a result of the subprime mortgage crisis (SMC), erupted in...
Dialog Telekom PLC (The Company/Dialog Telekom/Dialog) operates Sri Lankan’s largest and fastest growing mobile telecommunication network – Dialog Mobile. The company is also one of the largest listed companies on the Colombo Stock Exchange in terms of market capitalisation.
1. Causes of conflict in Sri Lanka
When Sri Lanka gained independence in 1948, the Sri Lankan government passed the Ceylon Citizenship Act of 1948.
This act granted citizenship only to those who were either born in Sri Lanka or whose forefathers were born there...
Tourists Return to Paradise Isle a Year After War’s End
By Amantha Perera
COLOMBO, May 17, 2010 (IPS) - A year since Sri Lanka’s bloody civil war ended on May 18 last year, tourists are returning in huge numbers to a popular beach destination located over 300 kilometres from where the last battles...
is a militant organization based in northern Sri Lanka. Founded in 1976, it has since actively waged a violent secessionist campaign that seeks to create an independent Tamil state in the north and east of Sri Lanka. This campaign has evolved into the Sri Lankan Civil War, one of longest running armed...
On the whole, this paper gives an analysis on the impact of globalization on Sri Lanka and further examines the industrialization experience in Sri Lanka following the market-oriented policy transformation instigated in 1977, while emphasizing on the establishment of trade Policies including...
Sri Lanka expects fruit and vegetable exports to grow in 2012
Supply and Demand Model
ID Number: 00002073
This article is based on exceeding demand for fruits and vegetables in Sri Lanka and exports will...
modernized cheongsam. People enjoy wearing cheongsam as a cosplay too. Finally, sari is the traditional costume in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka. Because sari is worn in many countries, there are differences of wearing it. In Pakistan, sari is not popular as an everyday wear but for formal...
such as India the 13th SAARC summit had to be postponed. The postponement of the summit has made the other members of SAARC, including Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Pakistan apprehensive of India’s hegemonic role and its capacity to virtually block any move towards cooperation among the seven SAARC member...
experiences with trade liberalisation in the region.
The Indo-Sri Lanka bilateral FTA for instance, even within a short period of less than three years of implementation, has led to a lot of dynamism in the intra-regional investments. India-Sri Lanka FTA has brought down the trade surplus of India with the...
E-Tourism In Sri Lanka
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About Sri Lanka
Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka commonly known as the pearl of the Indian Ocean or as Ceylon is one of the exquisite...
devotion to your lotus feet and free me from the evil qualities like lust and greed.
I bow to the son of the wind-god, the most beloved devotee of Sri Rama, the chief of monkeys and the repository of all virtues, the foremost among the wise, the fire to consume the forest of the demon race, possessing...
Some critics of Leonard Woolf’s writings on Sir Lanka have described him as a “passionate anti-imperialist” while others argue that he is a “Eurocentric racist.” What is your view?
Leonard Sidney Woolf was a member of the Ceylon Civil Service who served the colonial enterprise in Ceylon for...
found a pair of footprints in Sri Lanka. The giant monkey had stepped across the ocean to Sri Lanka. From there the giant footprints disappeared and reappeared. The giant footprints then led back to the ashram. The monkey must have reported what he saw in Sri Lanka to a party awaiting the information...
minority for example the Tamil Tigers in Sri Lanka. Separatism can lead to a wide range of consequences that range from the collapse of governments and civil wars to, more political disputes and peaceful protests. Separatism does not have to be aggressive.
The Sri Lankan civil war is a prime example of...
With the recent development, Sri Lanka’s aim of developing a pharma industry should be to penetrate the global market since the internal market is not sufficient for any big firm to operate at optimum levels. According to a report published by Indian Council on International Relations in Dec. ‘14, the...
barely be heard over the noise of political
demonstrators marching in the streets around the building. In the summer of
2005, a ceasefire between the Sri Lankan government and the Tamil separatists
was still tenuously in effect.
The separatist war between the majority Sinhala government and the Tamil
Gunmen opened fire on the Sri Lankan cricket team's bus in the Pakistani city of Lahore on Tuesday, killing at least eight people and wounding six team members.
Lahore test called off after attack on Lankan team
BCCI shocked by attack on Lanka cricketers
In Pics: Sri Lanka cricket team attacked in...
Storm are considered as deities. Many festivals are held in honour of these deities. Ex: “Shikien Sengu”, in honour of the Sun goddess Amaterasu. In Sri Lanka too the indigenous community (Veddas), believe and venerate the sun, moon, and trees, as spirits dwelling among them. Even though it is contradicted...
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Ocean just south of Simeulue Island, off the western coast of northern Sumatra, Indonesia. The resulting tsunamis devastated the shores of Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India, Thailand and other countries with waves of up to 15 m (50 feet) high, even reaching the east coast of Africa, 4500 km (2,800 miles) west of...
Currently, the global annual production of coir fiber is about 350,000 metric tons (MT). Yet, even in the world’s top two producers, India and Sri Lanka, which account for about 90% of global coir fiber production, combined, this renewable resource is underutilized; local coir mills process only a...
consequence of the conflict in Sri Lanka. Do you agree with the statement? Explain your answer.
I agree to a large extent that armed conflict is the most serious consequence of the conflict in Sri Lanka.
Armed conflict is a serious consequence of the ethnic conflict in Sri Lanka because it has led to...
This is certification that D.M.J.B.Dissanayake has successfully completed his basic industrial training at Huawei Technologies Lanka Co (Limited) from 05th January 2009 to 04th July 2009.
all-Indian holidays celebrate events in the Ramayana. Dussehra, a fourteen-day festival in October, commemorates the siege of Lanka and Rama's victory over Ravana, the demon king of Lanka. Divali, the October-November festival of Lights, celebrates Rama and Sita's return home to their kingdom of Ayodhya
Consequences of Conflict in Sri Lanka
Political consequence consequence (SC). (PC), Economic consequence (EC), and Social
PC: Political consequence is an important consequence of the Sri Lankan Conflict. Armed conflict arose out of the intense displeasure of the Tamils at their discrimination. An...
Magazine . It is one of the largest non-listed companies on Colombo Stock Exchange in terms of market capitalization in the large apparel industry of Sri Lanka . MAS holdings currently runs 28 factories and design studios in 10 countries with over 41,000 employers. It is the largest suppler to Victoria’s...
What are the causes of the Sri Lanka conflict?
1. Citizenship Act
In 1948, the citizenship act was passed and those who are born in SL or whose father/grandfather is born in SL are granted citizenship, whereas tamils who have been living in Sri Lanka for a long time and working in tea plantations...
“White Paper on Policies for Electricity Generation from Renewable Energy Sources in Sri Lanka”
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Dr. A. Atputharajah
Chair of Drafting Team
Professor H Sriyananda
Mr. M. Anparasan
Power High Voltage and Energy Systems Club
Sri Lanka Tourism – Stronger Growth in the Informal Sector?
The new breed of tourists…the Flash -Packers
There is no doubt that the overall tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka has shown YOY growth in the
past few years. Almost all hotels are returning healthy revenue, occupancy and...
Buddhist countries after the separation of the British Empire:
Buddhism took a leading role in the nationalist movements that emerged as Burma and Sri Lanka sought to throw off the yoke of the British Empire. Occasionally this spilled out into violence. In 1930s Rangoon, amid resorts to direct action...
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“THE RELEVANCE OF INFORMATION SECURITY IN 21ST CENTURY SRI LANKA”
Information security is rapidly increasing in relevance and importance to 21st century Sri Lanka. The widespread growth of Information Technology has been the major deciding factor of this. Although...