(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The World Bank’s latest edition of South Asia Economic Focus titled “Jobless Growth?” alerted that massive job creation is needed in the South Asian countries in the next decade to catch-up with other countries with similar income levels."WB says Lanka needs to create over 120,000 new jobs each year"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Sri Lankan government has received approval from the cabinet of ministers to award the contract for issuing Vehicle Emission Test Certificates to three local firms, a statement on most recent cabinet decisions said."Government to award contract to three local companies to issue Vehicle Emission Test Certificates"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau has successfully concluded a two-day promotional mission to Saudi Arabia as part of its on-going efforts to develop new markets and increase the number of visitors and spend from the region to Sri Lanka."Sri Lanka targets Saudi tourism market"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Mahinda Amaraweera has instructed the Ceylon Fisheries Corporation to take steps to control fish prices from rising during the festive season. The measure is aimed at preventing the errant traders from taking advantage of the consumers during the holidays."Steps to control escalating fish prices during festive season"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – IPM Sri Lanka – the nation’s leader in human resources management – today announced that the much sought-after event – The IPM National Human Resources Conference 2018 will be held on Wednesday, 6th& Thursday, 7thJune at the BMICH in Colombo under the theme of ‘Transformation of HR in the Digital World’."IPM Fully Geared for Transformation of HR in the Digital World"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –In a few short years, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been thrustinto the limelight – elevating itself from a far-fetched, science-fiction topic to one that is currently dominating my conversations with customers, partners and industry leaders across Asia."Asiais the next frontier for AI development"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka’s most innovative healthcare partner Nawaloka Hospital recently debuted the country’s first ever Kiosk that prints diagnostic reports and provides information on the different healthcare packages that the hospital offers based on age, sex and other vital info."Nawaloka Hospitals debuts Sri Lanka’s first ever Kiosk printing lab reports, package info"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Microsoft revealed how rapid advances in emerging technologies have created new ways to turn data into iterative insights at a recent C-level conference titled “Manufacturing in the Digital Era”. The event, which took place at Cinnamon Grand Colombo, revealed how data and the advent of connected devices and platforms are driving the persistent digitization of manufacturing."Microsoft meets manufacturing sector organizations to discuss new opportunities in the Digital Era"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announcedthreenew additions – Nokia 7 plus, new Nokia 6 and Nokia 1 – to its award-winning portfolio of Android smartphones in Sri Lanka. We are also reloading the legendary Nokia 8110, this 4G feature phone comes complete with the iconic curved slider design."HMD Global debuts fournew Nokia Phones in Sri Lanka"