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Sri Lanka's renewable energy in focus at Switzerland investor forum

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The first Swiss-Sri Lankan Business and Investment Forum titled "Sri Lanka - A land of a thousand and one opportunities" was held on 11th - 12th June 2012 in Zurich and Geneva. It was organized by the Sri Lanka Embassy to Switzerland resident in Berlin, Germany, Swiss-Asian Chamber of Commerce, Geneva Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services and Business Network Switzerland with the support of Holcim Group of Industries and Credit Suisse. The successful forum attracted over 130 interested delegates and was jointly headed by H. E. The Ambassador Sarrath Kongahage and Consul General Pradip Jayewardene. Hon. Gamini Lokuge, Minister of Labour who was visiting Geneva, Mr. Mark Dengel, Chairman of Sri Lanka Committee of Swiss Asia Chamber of Commerce, members of the Chamber and officials from Sri Lanka participated in the forum.


Industrial trade fair in Hannover attracts over 5000 companies

hannover-tradefair03 resizeThe 2012 Hanover Trade Fair, the world's largest and most influential industrial technology fair and known as the barometer of the global industry, was recently held in Hannover, Germany from 23rd to 27th April, 2012. This year's Trade Fair focused on the environmental technology and industry and a total of 5,000 companies and associations from some 69 countries and regions around the world occupied a total display area of more than 172,000 square meters.

Consul General and Mrs Jayewardene host musical concert to honour supporters to Sri Lanka

re-awakening-Ff-de-Lanerolle resizeSri Lanka is an island with a rich, multicultural heritage. With the intention of promoting and celebrating this unique heritage of  varied styles of arts and culture in Sri Lanka, Consul General Pradip Jayewardene and Mrs. Shaan Jayewardene are organizing a series of events in Germany. Prince Syan w Syan and Princess Syan were invited as chief guests on this special occassion.