Current Media
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Hambantota renews call to Colombo  (Daily FT) 14-Nov-2014

Book on Hambantota Youth Business Program Launches  (Nation-Business) 23-Mar-2014

ASMET builds awareness in the regions to promote the Sustainable Tourism Development Project Matching Grant Scheme for SME’s  
(The Luxury Sri Lanka)  27-Jun-2013

Diplomats visit HDCC and meet tourism stakeholders  (Daily FT) 20-Feb-2013

Tourism can fast track socioeconomic recovery  (Daily FT) 2-Nov-2012

"Sanjana Hattotuwa talks to Suresh deMel"  (YA TV) 22-Apr-12

Tourism experts call for discipline to boost industry  (Sunday Times) 29-Jan-10

BPA says, "Together we can!"  (Daily FT) 4-Jan-12

Tourism Industry shows way to forge ahead  (Daily FT) 2-Jan-12

CCC Signs MoU with BPA  (Daily News) 14-Dec-11

Network Effort  (Lanka Business Online) 18-Dec-11

Network Effort  (Lanka Business Online) 13-Dec-11

Celebrating Entrepreneurship through Global Entrepreneurship Week  (Daily-FT) 24-Nov-11

Employer's Federation of Ceylon Workshop in Hambantota a success  (Daily-FT) 21-Nov-11

Jaffna, Hambantota Chambers sign MoUs with Employers' Federation  (Daily Mirror) 10-Oct-11

Sri Lanka post war recovery begins to capture foreign investor interest  (e-BizSriLanka) 26-Sep-10

Sri Lanka Safest Bet in Conflict-Asia  (Daily-FT) 21-Sep-10

Sri Lanka to go for nuclear power  (Asia Tribune) 21-Sep-10

Record 7.6 percent 1H growth  (Daily News) 21-Sep-10

10 Leading Fund Management Companies Explore Investment in Sri Lanka  (InvestSriLanka Blogspot) 19-Sep-10

Global funds flock to invest in Sri Lanka  (Nation - Bottomline) 19-Sep-10

Smart Media crowned No. 1 ARC in the world  (Sunday Times) 19-Sep-10

Smart Media wins ‘Asia Pacific Agency of the Year’ Gold award from LACP  (Sunday Times) 16-Aug-10

Expect austere budget, economists say  (Island) 27-Jun-10

HDCC wins Award  (Daily News) 21-Jun-10

American investors interested in tourism, agriculture and other sectors  (Island Business) 24-Feb-10

Jaffna showcases projects worth 367m  (Daily News) 1-Feb-10

How to integrate the North with the rest of the economy  (Sunday Island) 31-Jan-10

"No War Zone - 27th January 2010" - BPA-BizPAct-Jaffna  (YA TV) 27-Jan-10

Many opportunities for investors in North and East  (Sunday Observer) 24-Jan-10

BPA in new premises with new leadership  (Daily Mirror) 21-Jan-10

Private sector appeals jointly for free and fair polls  (Daily Mirror) 21-Jan-10

Chambers Appeal for Free and Fair Election  ( 21-Jan-10

Investment and Education for Development - Prof. Rajiva Wijesinha  (Daily News) 20-Jan-10

Investors upbeat on Jaffna  ( 15-Jan-10

Multifunctional BPA Jaffna Summit a precursor to national development  (Island) 13-Jan-10

Responsible development urged  (Sunday Observer) 10-Jan-10

Building trust, bridging North-South pact  (Sunday Observer) 10-Jan-10

Jaffna BizPAct Summit huge success  (Island) 9-Jan-10


North begins to happen  (Daily News) 7-Jan-10

Canada Encourages more overseas visitors to Sri Lanka  (Sri Lanka Watch) 29-Dec-09

Overwhelming response for Jaffna Investment Forum  (Sunday Observer) 3-Jan-10

Canada Encourages more overseas visitors to Sri Lanka   (Sri Lanka Watch) 29-Dec-09

Over a dozen companies sign up for Bizpact  (Mirror Business) 24-Dec-09


Plenty of business opportunities in North and East  (Sunday Observer) 6-Dec-09

BPA organises first post-war investor forum in Jaffna  (Sunday Times) 6-Dec-09

BizPact Investment Forum in Jaffna  (Island) 4-Dec-09

First post-war investor Forum in Jaffna for North- East development  (Colombo Times) 2-Dec-09

First post-war investor Forum in Jaffna for North- East development  (Lanka Tribune) 2-Dec-09

'BizPact' investor Forum in Jaffna  (Daily News) 2-Dec-09

Jaffna, Wayamba Inter-provincial biz-drive launched  (Sunday Observer) 18-Oct-09

BPA Board for 2009/2010  (Daily Mirror) 08-Oct-09

Business a key stakeholder in Sri Lanka's economy  (Daily News) 02-Oct-09

BPA fosters peace and stability in districts (Island) 21-Jul-09

Reflections - Trinco (Sunday Leader) 5-Jul-09

East needs capacity building to absorbe investment, says Sri Lankan diaspora (Sunday Times) 5-Jul-09

Now is the ideal time to invest back home (Bottom Line) 1-Jul-09

Bangladesh wants to latch on to SL's growth (Island) 1-Jul-09

Private sector involvement a must for North-East growth (Island) 1-Jul-09

BPA BizPAct Symposium ends on positive possibilities (Island) 1-Jul-09

"Sri Lanka Today of July 1, 2009" - BPA-BizPAct (YA TV) 1-Jul-09    

"Invest in Sri Lanka" -Naveen Dissanayake (lanka-e-news) 1-Jul-09

Sri Lankan expatriates engage in first post-war business symposium (newSRILANKA) 1-Jul-09

Prospective investment for regional growth (Daily Mirror) 30-Jun-09

Sri Lankan expatriates engage in first post-war business symposium ( 30-Jun-09

Private sector, the driving force in the economy ( 30-Jun-09

Business Opportunities In Trinco (newSriLanka) 29-Jun-09

Cost of doing business in Sri Lanka reducing with the end of war -- Amunugama (Sunday Times) 28-Jun-09

Business for peace (Sunday Leader) 28-Jun-09

BizPAct Sinhala Media   (Dinamina)  27-Jun-09

Invest in Trinco ( 26-Jun-09

Business For Peace (newSriLanka) 26-Jun-09

Investment to steer sustainable development  (Daily Mirror) 26-Jun-09

BizPAct Confab Today  (Daily Mirror) 25-Jun-09

Rebuild our Sri Lanka'  (Daily News) 19-Jun-09

BizPAct Invest in Sri Lanka Symposium 2009 for joint ventures  (Ada Derana) 17-Jun-09

BizPact - Making Corporate Social Responsibility Personal  (Ernst & Young Leaders) Apr-09

Investor drive for regional development (Sunday Observer) 14 -Jun-09

First major post-war investor confab for regional development (Sunday Times) 14 -Jun-09

BizPAct Sinhala Media   (Lakbima Ranketha)  8-Jun-09

Pioneering initiative to engage Sri Lankan business expatriates (Peace Secretariat) 7-Jun-09

BizPAct (Sunday Leader) 7-Jun-09

Investment interest in regional development escalating with BizPAct Confab (Sunday Island) 7-Jun-09

BizPAct promoting regional development (Island) 4-Jun-09

BPA with Regional Chambers to attract Diaspora investment (Island) 4-Jun-09

BPA announces BizPact, first major post-war investor conference from June 25-29 (The Bottom Line) 4-Jun-09

BPA to empower SME sector (Daily News) 4-Jun-09

Post-war investor confab for regional development  (Daily News) 2-Jun-09

BizPAct to attract regional investment  (Nation) 31-May-09


Diaspora invited to international investor forum to develop rural SME sector
BizPact: Creating direct investment links minimizing corruption, red-tape  (Island) 29-May-09

Regional capabilities must not be overlooked when implementing development projects
Regional disparities cause for Sri Lanka’s bloody insurrections  (Island) 29-May-09

BPA supports Government’s sustained efforts for nation rebuilding  (Island) 21-May-09

PRESS RELEASE - Regional business community geared to support Government’s programme  to rebuild the nation  20-May-09

Regional fora a must for rural development  (Island) 17-Apr-09

Sri Lankan Community Leaders Selected For Innovative U.S. Exchange Program  (Asia Tribune) 25-Mar-09

Sri Lankan Community Leaders Selected For Innovative U.S. Exchange Program  (US Embassy) 24-Mar-09

Regional business community strikes forward to empower young leaders   5-Mar-09

Regional business leaders meet  12-Feb-09

BPA supports Trinco Chamber in appreciation of Miss Abdeen Fathima from Kinniya who acheived the all island highest results in Arts
- A-Level - 2008
  Rivira -- Sinhala Media -- 8-Feb-09

BPA coordinates business links with NIMH  14-Jan-09

No longer the mental asylum it used to be NIMH – a resurrected transformation dedicated to mental patients  12-Jan-09

Business leaders share experiences  22-Dec-08

Regional Exchange Program on equitable economic growth, peace and stability - NBI Nepal - 2-Dec-08

The Positives of Pluralism  LMD, December 2008

Regional Business Leaders in Colombo for BPA Annual General Meeting  28-Nov-08

Sri Lanka needs to put more money into agriculture and ‘aggressively’ pursue a political solution – BPA chairman  20-Nov-08

Peace vital for prosperity - Jayampathy Bandaranayake  9-Nov-08

BPA welcomes development strategies  8-Nov-08

BPA Annual General Meeting in Colombo  27-Oct-08

Indigenisation of Creative Capitalism  14-Sep-08

US Government economic Program in Sri Lanka  (USAID Press Release 08-Jul-08)

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