Last update:Tue, 24 May 2022

Most Improved in Doing Business in 2013

logo-doingbusiness-headerIn the past year 58% of economies covered by Doing Business implemented at least 1 institutional or regulatory reform making it easier to do business in the areas measured, and 23 undertook reforms in 3 or more areas. Of these 23 economies, 10 economies stand out as having jumped ahead the most in the relative ranking are: Poland, Sri Lanka, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Burundi, Costa Rica, Mongolia, Greece, Serbia and Kazakhstan. And for the first time in 7 years, a South Asian economy—Sri Lanka—ranks among those improving the most in the ease of doing business.


Sri Lanka wins the Offshoring Destination of the Year Award at NOA Awards 2013

NOA 380pxAmong all the other achievements of IT/BPO industry, Sri Lanka has won the ‘Off-shoring Destination of the Year’ at The National Outsourcing Association Awards (NOAAs). The NOAAs is the only award ceremony dedicated to the UK outsourcing sector and the award ceremony was held on Thursday 24th October 2013 at the Park Plaza Riverbank in London. Other shortlisted destinations for this award included Serbia and Fiji.

Gomes May Represent His Homeland

Jayantha Gomez 1aCalw / Hamburg. Asia-Africa Institute of the University of Hamburg will hold its 11th South Asia Day on 16 November. Sri Lanka will be in the limelight. This fits well because 60 years of diplomatic relations between Germany and Sri Lanka were recently celebrated in Berlin.

Oil Change in the Paradise for Body and Spirit – Ayurveda and Biodiversity in Sri Lanka

BadTagblattStill on bord it can not be sparkling and spicy enough. Cheefully I order ice-cold Coke-Light and tomato juice refined with pepper and salt and relish a hot spicy chicken curry with rice and vegetables. At least the last ingredients will be my frequent companions at least three times a day for the next days. Not so sparkling on my tongue will be the bitter herbal elixirs.