Apr 24, colombo: a new shift in the maritime industry is taking place from north to south, with sri lanka emerging as the indian ocean's new maritime hub, according to the organizer of the sri lanka ports, trade & logistics conference and exhibition this year. Sri lanka, china sign tripartite deal to construct mega port city---sri lanka and china on friday signed a tripartite agreement to proceed with the construction of a mega multi billion dollar port city project in capital colombo. Later lanka was to become the centre of the southern while trade and buddhism clearly made sri lanka a destination for traders and buddhists of many 4 china sri lanka maritime relation before colonization (till 1605) after colonization (1953 -2009 ) after 2009 5. Sri lanka: shipping sector can tap regional growth zoom the sri lankan shipping sector with relevant infrastructure in place has potential, to tap into the regional growth and emerge as the maritime hub of the region, chairman elect ceylon association of ships agents ralph anandappa said on being elected to chair the association for the current . One of the key objectives of the government’s vision 2025 is to develop sri lanka as a maritime and trading hub for the indian ocean, fully leveraging its conducive geographic location accordingly, significant investments have been made in the country’s physical infrastructure, particularly in .
Sri lanka is a peaceful country heading towards a rapid development having ended the terrorism which had sprung the socio-economic set up of sri lanka for more than 25 years, now the peace prevails throughout the country sri lanka takes higher values in the development index specially, the life span, literacy level and per capita income. Address mount lavinia business hub 273 galle road mw, bampalapitiya, colombo 04, sri lanka focuses on open source crm development using vtiger framework . Briefing note sri lanka: a maritime & logistics hub a combination of strategic location, increased investments in infrastructure, efficiency gains and a favourable regu-. ‘maritime hub’ would then be the center or the focal point of maritime activities in mahindachintana ‘vision for the future’, the development policy framework of the government of sri lanka, he the president has spelled out his.
Road to becoming a maritime hub - opportunities and challenges, sri lanka’s journey in becoming a maritime hub is put on the fast track with the signing of the hambanthota port agreement and the . The colombo international financial centre, a financial hub between dubai and singapore, is underway within the port city along with the proposed national logistics policy for shipping and air transportation, and the telecommunication connectivity policy it will establish sri lanka as the hub of the indian ocean. Colombo – organised by seatrade and hosted by sri lanka ports authority, the last day of sri lanka ports, trade & logistics conference, exhibition & awards started with a two hour port tour of the colombo port, hosted by sri lanka ports authority, for the participants of the event.
President mahinda rajapaksa had a broad vision when he decided that sri lanka should become a maritime hub since the port sector development facilitates the rapid expansion of the national economy, parliamentarian namal rajapaksa said. Colombo port is a rapidly growing maritime hub of the south asia region cargo originating from and destined to europe, east and south asia, the persian gulf, and east africa is conveniently and efficiently connected through the colombo port. The nes, which seeks to establish sri lanka as a competitive export hub driven by a knowledge based economy, is the flagship development project of the edb and ministry of development strategies and international trade.
Following the launch of vision 25 which outlines the government’s economic development program, there were many thoughts and discussions over making sri lanka a maritime hub sri lanka is in an enviable location where the busy east-west shipping route passes just six to ten nautical miles south of the island. As such, the npd will provide a long-term strategy for the port sector that is expected to enhance sri lanka’s position in maritime trade, according to mtbs secondly, individual port development plans (pdps) aim to provide strategic plans for the ports of colombo and trincomalee. Sri lanka has a high potential and all the advantages to be developed as the economic hub of asia and as a maritime hub of the region, secretary general, indian ocean marine affairs co-operation dr hiran jayawardena said. Sri lanka ports authority launches vision 2020 the corporate plan towards logistics excellence in the silk route vision 2020 - the corporate plan of sri lanka ports authority (slpa) was launched at a ceremonial function held at the hilton hotel in colombo on 30th july 2013. Colombo port colombo port is a rapidly growing maritime hub of the south asia region cargo originating from and destined to europe, east and south asia, the persian gulf, and east africa is conveniently and efficiently connected through the colombo port the colombo port is primarily a container port.
Port development in sri lanka towards a sri lanka ports authority mega hub logistic hub shipping hub distribution hub maritime hub. The sri lankan shipping sector with relevant infrastructure in place has potential, to tap into the regional growth and emerge as the maritime hub of the region, chairman elect ceylon association of ships agents ralph anandappa said on being elected to chair the association for the current year. Sri lanka need to grow as a shipping maritime hub by mr dinesh de silva, chairman import section of ccc sri lanka have already introduced a hub act and also have declared colombo and hambanthota ports. Following the launch of vision 25 outlining the government’s economic development program, there were many thoughts and discussions on making sri lanka a maritime hub sri lanka is in an enviable location with the busy east-west shipping route passing just six to ten nautical miles south of the island.
Priyath b wickrama, chairman of the sri lanka ports authority, the state-owned custodian of all sri lanka’s ports, agrees, saying that the new deepwater facilities are an important breakthrough for colombo “this is a development we have been discussing for 5 to 10 years,” he says. The conference deliberations also explored the investment opportunities coupled with the development of sri lanka as the south asia’s maritime hub and logistics centre the event was hosted by the sri lanka ports authority. Lanka, new maritime hub of indian ocean by shirajiv sirimane three decades ago, the opposition including the jvp was crying 'kolombata kiri apita kekiri' meaning that development projects focused on colombo and the suburbs while the south was ignored. Sri lanka is emerging as south asia's maritime hub wed, apr 24, 2013, 12:08 pm sl time, colombopage news desk, sri lanka.
Wed, apr 24, 2013, 12:08 pm sl time, colombopage news desk, sri lanka apr 24, colombo: a new shift in the maritime industry is taking place from north to south, with sri lanka emerging as the indian ocean's new maritime hub, according to the organizer of the sri lanka ports, trade & logistics . 1 sea port and airport development the sri lankan government has declared its intention to develop the country as a leading regional aviation, navigation and trading hub in south asia therefore, the development of maritime & aviation transportation is at the forefront of the government's infrastructure development agenda.