ICTAD an Authority soon
The long awaited decree to convert the Institute
for Construction Training and Development - ICTAD into an authority
has been completed by the legal draughtsman. It will be presented to
the Attorney General and then to Parliament, Additional Secretary to
the Ministry of Housing and Construction, S.R Kannaganayagam, told
Mini hydro power projects vital
Sri Lanka depends on expensive petroleum
resources. At present it is over 60 percent. A barrel of crude oil
now costs US $ 72 according to the prevailing world oil prices.
Van Rees attracts Dutch funding
The uniqueness of a mechanical blending plant
for large leaf teas with particular emphasis on food safety, worker
welfare and gender concerns have combined to attract Dutch
Government funding to a private sector commercial enterprise.