Development - Provincial

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July

The Central Bank of Sri Lanka hosted the 28th SAARC FINANCE Group Meeting and SAARC FINANCE Governors’ Symposium at the Central Bank of Sri Lanka on 24 July 2014. The 28th SAARC FINANCE Group Meeting was attended by Governors and Finance Secretaries and other delegates from the Central Banks and Ministries of Finance in the SAARC region.

24
July

Economic Development Ministry and UNDP Sri Lanka on Wednesday (23) marked the official launch of its project under the Environmental Sustainability and Disaster Resilience Program, ‘Strengthening the Resilience of Post Conflict Recovery and Development to Climate Change Risks in Sri Lanka’.

24
July

The Agricultural Ministry has taken measures to control pesticides with a view to safeguard public health and the environment as the Ministry found that it is compulsory to change the act on pesticides to meet the modern day requirements. Organic fertilizer is suitable for the country's agriculture as Sri Lanka still practices traditional methods.

24
July

Yala National Park will be closed for the visitors during the month of September due to renovations to visitors' bungalows. The park is normally closed for tourists during the dry season, from September 1 to October 15.

24
July

'The 4th stage of the training programme on development of Leadership Qualities and Positive Thinking will commence on 7th of September this year’ Minister of Higher Education, S.B.Dissanayake announced.

24
July

The Ministry of Health has taken steps to conduct a census on mental patients in Sri Lanka. The objective of the census is to recognize the different degrees of mental disorders prevalent in the country.

24
July

Under the Small and Medium Town Development Programme conducted by the Ministry of Defence and Urban Development, Weeraketiya Town has been identified to be developed as a Model Town.

24
July

The Urban Development Authority (UDA) has prepared a Master Plan for the development of the Horana Town Centre and its surroundings and it comprises of the development of the Bus Stand, renovation of the Market, construction of the Sathipola etc.

24
July

Under the Pura Neguma Development project twenty two local government agencies in the Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Puttalam and Monaragala districts have been selected for development.

24
July

The Government of India will be upgrading 70 Child Development Centers (crèches) in the Estate Sector.  Following the conclusion of the tendering process, the 'Contract Agreement' was signed with M/s. R.A.Constructions and M/s. Sarvo-Tech (Pvt) Ltd on July 22, 2014 in the presence of Mr. Y.K.Sinha, High Commissioner of India; Mr.Pathmasiri, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Livestock and Rural Community Development of Sri Lanka, Mr. K.Marimuthu; Chairman, Plantation Human Development Trust (PHDT), Mr. R.M.B.Ellegala; Director General, PHDT and other officials of the Government of Sri Lanka and the High Commission of India.

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