Regional Office - Matara

Completed Event - “Awareness Programme on Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services"

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the SME and General Public, Hambantota was successfully held on 06th March 2020 in the District Secretariat, Hambantota. 64 people participated for the programme.  The resource person of the programme was Mr. M.P. Anura, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event- "Awareness programme on Unauthorized Deposit Taking/ Illegal Financial Institutions and Pyramid Schemes"

An awareness programme on “Unauthorized Deposit Taking / Illegal Financial Institutions and Pyramid Schemes” conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the support of the Divisional secretariat, Katuwana for the general public of Welipitiya was successfully held on 26th February 2020 at Sri Pnatharama Ancient Temple, Welipitiya, Katuwana. 126 people participated for the programme. Resource persons of the programme were Mr. M.S.Handunge, Regional Manager of Regional Office- Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka and Mr. M.P.Anura, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event - “Awareness Programme on Formal Financial Institutions ad Affordable Financial Services"

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the members of Trade Association, Sooriyawewa was successfully held on 19th February 2020 in the Divisional Secretariat, Sooriyawewa. 100 people participated for the programme.  The resource person of the programme was Mr. M.P. Anura, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event - “Awareness programme on Unauthorized Deposit Taking/Illegal Financial Institutions and Pyramid Schemes"

An awareness programme on “Unauthorized Deposit Taking / Illegal Financial Institutions and Pyramid Schemes” conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the support of the Divisional secretariat, Elapatha for the members of Divisional Women association was successfully held on 13th February 2020 at the Divisional  Secretariat, Elapatha. 124 members participated for the programme. Resource persons of the programme were Mr. M.P.Anura, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event : Training Programme on Business Digitalization and Digital Marketing

A training programme on “Business Digitalization and Digital Marketing” organised by the Regional Office - Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for small and medium entrepreneurs and development officers in the Hambantota District and students of the Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna was successfully held on February 27th and 28th, 2020 at the Hotel Saman's, Tangalle.  82 small and medium entrepreneurs, development officers and the students of University of Ruhuna participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. S. Benjamin, Chairman of SEALD Foundation and the Managing Director of AgE Global Group (Pvt) Ltd.

Completed Event : Training Programme on “Colour Matching and Product Designing”

A two days training programme on “Colour Matching and Product Designing” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for SMEs in the textile industry in the Matara District was successfully held on 18th and 20th February 2020 at the auditorium of Regional Office, Matara. 18 SMEs participated for the programme. The resource persons of the programme were from Sri Lanka Institute of Textile & Apparel.

Completed Event : Training Programme on “Business Digitalization and Digital Marketing”

A training programme on “Business Digitalization and Digital Marketing” organised by the Regional Office - Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for small and medium entrepreneurs and development officers in the Galle District was successfully held on January 23rd and 24th, 2020 at the Hasara Hotel, Galle.  70 small and medium entrepreneurs and development officers participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. S. Benjamin, Chairman of SEALD Foundation and the Managing Director of AgE Global Group (Pvt) Ltd.

Awareness Programme on Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the support of the District Secretariat Ratnapura for the Divisional Secretaries, Additional Divisional Secretaries, Divisional Grama Niladhari Administrative officers and the senior officers of the District Secretariat Ratnapura was successfully held on 17th January 2020 at the District Secretariat Ratnapura. 96 officers participated for the programme. Resource persons of the programme were Mr. Sumudu Gunaratna, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka and Mr. M.P. Anura, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Awareness Programe on Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the members of Trade Association and Officers of Divisional Secretariat, Walasmulla was successfully held on 27th January 2020 in the Divisional Secretariat, Walasmulla. 179 people participated for the programme.  The resource person of the programme was Mr. M.P. Anura, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event : Capacity Development Programme on “Sewing Machine Repairing”

A Capacity Development Programme on “Sewing Machine Repairing” organised by the Regional Office - Matara for small and medium level entrepreneurs engaged in the garment sector in the Galle District was successfully held from January 20th to January 23rd, 2020 at the auditorium of Co-op House, Galle. 31 small and medium entrepreneurs participated for the programme. Galle District Office of Industrial Development Board provided the resources for the programme.

Completed Event - “Capacity Development Programme on Productivity” for the staff of the Busara Chemicals

A “Capacity Development Programme on Productivity” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the staff of the Busara Chemicals was successfully held on 14th January 2020 at their factory premises in Charly Mount Industrial Estate, Udukawa, Denipitiya. All the staff members of Busara Chemicals participated for the programme. The resource persons of the programme were Mr. G.P.G.N. Perera, Mr. K. Nagasinghe and Mr. W.M.S. Amarajeewa, Senior Productivity Development Officers of the National Productivity Secretariat attached to the District Secretariat – Matara.

Completed Event - “Training programme on Project Report Formation”

A training programme on “Project Report Formation” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for development officers and the SMEs in the Matara District was successfully held on 09th January 2020 at the auditorium of the Regional Office Matara. 34 development officers and 30 SMEs participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. Rasika Nagoda, Deputy Manager, SME Unit, People's Bank Regional Head Office - Matara.

Completed Event - Awareness programme on “Benefits Derived by Investing in Government Securities” at Matara on 07.10.2019

An awareness programme on “Benefits Derived by Investing in Government Securities” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for Staff Officers and Development Officers attached to District Secretariat – Matara and the Divisional Secretariats in the Matara District was successfully held on 07th October 2019 at the auditorium of the District Secretariat – Matara. 162 officers participated for the programme. Resource person of the programme was Mr. H. M. C. K. Herath – Manager, Public Debt Department, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event - Training Programme on Project Report Formation - 27.09.2019

A training programme on “Project Report Formation” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for development officers in the Galle District was successfully held on 27 September 2019 at the auditorium of Kadawath Sathara Divisional Secretariat, Galle. 78 development officers participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. Rasika Nagoda, Deputy Manager, SME Unit, People's Bank Regional Head Office - Matara.

Completed Event - Educational Seminar held on 11.10.2019

An “Educational Seminar” conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for ‍the students of Tangalle Girls School was successfully held on 11th October 2019 at the auditorium of Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. 46 students participated for the programme. The resource persons of the programme ware Mr. Migara Handunge, Regional Manager, Mr. Sumudu Gunaratna, Senior Manager and Mrs. U.W.A.P.K. Weerarathne, Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

“Educational Seminar”

An “Educational Seminar” conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for ‍the A/L students of MR/Kotuwa Janadhipathi Vidyalaya - Matara was successfully held on 23rd October 2019 at the auditorium of Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. 38 students participated for the programme. The resource persons of the programme were Mr. Migara Handunge - Regional Manager and Mrs. U.W.A.P.K. Weerarathne - Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Programme on Production of Standardized and High Quality Traditional Foods - Thelijjawila

A “Programme on Production of Standardized and High Quality Traditional Foods” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the support of the District Samurdhi Office, Matara for micro and small level entrepreneurs engaged in Food Technology in the Matara District was successfully held on 18th October 2019 at the District Agriculture Training Centre, Thelijjawila. 26 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. Resource persons were arranged by the Office of the Deputy Director of Agriculture, Matara.

Completed Event - Awareness Programme on Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for micro level entrepreneurs of the Divisional Secretariat, Tangalle was successfully held on 03rd October 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Tangalle. 95 SME’s participated for the programme.  The resource person of the programme was Mr. Sumudu Gunaratna, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event : Awareness Programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services"

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the assistance of the National Human Resources Development Council of Sri Lanka for Fisheries Women in Kudawella South in the Divisional Secretariat, Tangalle was successfully held on 26th November 2019. 46 fisheries women participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was  Mr. Sumudu Gunaratna, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services - Athuraliya

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the assistance of the Matara District Small Enterprises Development Division for micro level entrepreneurs and officers of the Divisional Secretariat, Athuraliya was successfully held on 05th September 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Athuraliya. 71 people participated for the programme.  The resource person of the programme was Mr. Sumudu Gunaratna, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Educational Seminar - Matara

An “Educational Seminar” conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for ‍the students of Sisumaga Educational Institute - Kotapola was successfully held on 29th August 2019 at the auditorium of Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. 38 students participated for the programme. The resource persons of the programme ware Mr. Sumudu Gunaratna, Senior Manager and Mrs. U.W.A.P.K. Weerarathne, Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" - Devinuwara

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for micro level entrepreneurs, general public and officers of the Divisional Secretariat, Devinuwara was successfully held on 10th September 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Devinuwara. 130 people participated for the programme.  The resource person of the programme was Mr. Sumudu Gunaratna, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Awareness Programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" - Katuwana

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for micro level entrepreneurs, general public and officers of the Divisional Secretariat, Katuwana in the Divisional Secretariat, Katuwana was successfully held on 27th August 2019. 201 people participated for the programme.  The resource person of the programme was Mr. Sumudu Gunaratna, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Training Programme on "International Trade”

A training programme on "International Trade” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for senior officers of Licensed Commercial Banks and Entrepreneurs engaged in International Trade, in the Southern Province was successfully held on 04 September 2019 at the auditorium of Regional Office - Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.  52 participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. Rishard Amir, Former Manager – Trade Services of Habib Bank Limited, Sri Lanka.

Completed Event - “Modern Technology Programme for Entrepreneurs Engaged in the Batik Industry”

The “Modern Technology Programme for Entrepreneurs Engaged in the Batik Industry” in the Hikkaduwa Divisional Secretariat organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka was successfully held on 08th and 13th August 2019 at the Hikkaduwa Divisional Secretariat and the Alponsu Batik premises, Hikkaduwa. 23 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. Galle District Office of the Industrial Development Board provided the resources for the programme.

Completed Event - Training Programme on Customer Service and Leadership - 20.08.2019

Two training programmes on "Customer Service and Leadership" organised by the Regional Office -Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the small and medium entrepreneurs and Samurdhi Managers in Matara District were successfully held on 20thAugust 2019 from 09.00 am to 12.30 p.m. and 01.00 p.m. to 04.30 p.m. at the auditorium of Regional Office - Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. 69 participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Lt. Col. (retd) Mr. Chandana Weerakoon, Senior Assistant Comptroller, Security Service Department, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event - Workshop for Creating Marketing Strategies for Entrepreneurs through University Students

A “Workshop for Creating Marketing Strategies for Entrepreneurs through University Students” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the support of the District Samurdhi Office, Matara for a selected group of small and medium level entrepreneurs in the Matara District and students of the Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna was successfully held on 07th August 2019 at the University of Ruhuna.  19 entrepreneurs and 99 University students participated for the programme.

Completed event - An awareness programme on “Counterfeit notes and clean notes policy” at Galle on 29.07.2019

An awareness programme on “Counterfeit notes and clean notes policy” conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the cashiers in the leading shops, private hospitals, Ceypetco and IOC dealers and Singer PLC showrooms of the Galle District was successfully held on 29th July 2019 at the auditorium of Divisional Secretariat – Kadawath Sathara/ Galle. 110 cashiers participated for the programme. Resource persons of the programme were Mr. A.M. Gunathilaka, Additional Superintendant and Mr. P.M. Wijesiri, Senior Assistant Superintendant of the Currency Department, Central Bank of Sri Lanka and Mr. B.A.D. Sameera, Sub Inspector of Police, Counterfeit Currency Bureau of the CID.

Completed Event - Awareness Programme on Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services - Weeraketiya

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for micro level entrepreneurs and general public in the Divisional Secretariat, Weerakatiya was successfully held on 05th August 2019 in the Divisional Secretariat, Weerakatiya. 100 people participated for the programme.  The resource person of the programme was Mr. Sumudu Gunaratna, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event - programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" at Gurusinghegoda Deeparama Temple on 26.07.2019

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the assistance of the Divisional Secretariat, Welivitiya - Divithura for the general public was successfully held on 26th July 2019 at the Gurusinghegoda Deepaarama Temple, Welivitiya - Divithura. 225 people participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. Sumudu Gunaratna, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event - Practical Workshop on Kandyan and Indian Bridal Dressing, Makeup and Hairstyles

A “Practical Workshop on Kandyan and Indian Bridal Dressing, Makeup and Hairstyles” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for beauticians in the Matara District was successfully held on 23rd July 2019 at the Twenty Two Binaweli Hotel, Weligama.  25 beauticians and their models participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was the Veteran Beautician, Mrs. Hasini H. Gunasekara.

Completed Event - Training Programme on Sewing Machine Repairing

A “Training Programme on Sewing Machine Repairing” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka, for micro and small level entrepreneurs engaged in the garment sector in the Weerakatiya Divisional Secretariat was successfully held on 17th and 18th July 2019 at the auditorium of the Weerakatiya Divisional Secretariat. 20 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. Hambantota District office of Industrial Development Board provided the resources for the programme.

Programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" and” Combating Indebtedness”

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" and” Combating Indebtedness” conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the community in the area of Narangala Grama Niladharee Division was successfully held on 05th July 2019 at the Narangala Temple. 84 participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. Migara Handunge, Regional Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" and a Credit Camp at Pasgoda on 09.07.2019

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services" and a Credit Camp conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the assistance of the Matara District Small Enterprises Development Division, for the SMEs of the Divisional Secretariat, Pasgoda and Kotapola was successfully held on 09th July 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Pasgoda. 41 SMEs participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. Sumudu Gunaratna, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event: Exposure Visit for Floriculture Entrepreneurs - Dry Zone Botanical Gardens, Mirijjawila

The Exposure Visit for Floriculture Entrepreneurs in the Matara District organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka was successfully held on June 25, 2019 at the Dry Zone Botanical Gardens, Mirijjawila. 38 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. The officers of the Dry Zone Botanical Gardens, Mirijjawila provided the resources for the programme.

Completed Event: Awareness Programme on “Procedures of Export/Import of Goods" - Galle

An awareness programme on “Procedures of Export/Import of Goods” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the small and medium level entrepreneurs and Development Officers in the Galle District was successfully held on 06th June 2019 at the auditorium of District Secretariat, Galle. 21 entrepreneurs and 56 Development Officers participated for the programme. Sri Lanka Export Development Board and the Inland Revenue Department provided the resources for the programme.

Completed Event - Educational Seminar on “State of the Economy as Reflected in the Annual Report 2018” at Galle on 27.06.2019

An educational Seminar on “State of the Economy as Reflected in the Annual Report 2018” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of the Economic Research Department of Central Bank of Sri Lanka for teachers in the Galle District was successfully held on 27th June 2019 at the auditorium of Divisional Secretariat Kadawath-Sathara. 114 teachers participated for the programme. The lecture was conducted Mr. K.A.U.S.K. Thilakarathne, Senior Economist - Economic Research Department, CBSL.

Completed Event - An awareness programme on “Financial Literacy"

An awareness programme on “Financial Literacy" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the assistance of the Galle District Small Enterprises Development Division for the beauticians of the Galle District was successfully held on 11th June 2019 at the District Secretariat Galle. 36 beauticians participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. Migara Handunge, Regional Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Educational Seminar - “State of the Economy as Reflected in the Annual Report 2018”

An educational Seminar on “State of the Economy as Reflected in the Annual Report 2018” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of the Economic Research Department of Central Bank of Sri Lanka for teachers in the Matara District was successfully held on 07th June 2019 at the auditorium of the Regional Office, Matara. 70 teachers participated for the programme. The lecture was conducted by Mr.E.G.J.K. Edirisinghe, Senior Economist - Economic Research Department, CBSL.

Completed Event: Awareness Programme on “Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services" - Malimbada

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions and Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the assistance of the Matara District Small Enterprises Development Division for the SME’s of the Divisional Secretariat, Malimbada was successfully held on 03 June 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Malimbada. 30 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. Sumudu Gunaratna, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event: Programme on "Standardization and Quality Management" and “Training Programme on Customer Services”

A “Programme on Standardization and Quality Management” and a “Training Programme on Customer Services” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the support of the District Samurdhi Office, Matara for micro and small level entrepreneurs engaged in Food Technology in the Matara District was successfully held on 30th May 2019 at the auditorium, Regional Office, Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. 49 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. Resource persons were arranged by the Office of the Deputy Director of Agriculture, Matara.

Completed Event: Training Programme on Soft Toy Manufacturing

A “Training Programme on Soft Toy Manufacturing” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the support of the District Samurdhi Office, Matara for micro level entrepreneurs engaged in soft toy manufacturing was successfully held on 27th and 28th May 2019 at the auditorium, Divisional Secretariat, Weligama. 22 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. Resource person of the programme was Mrs. A.J.K. Damayanthi – Proprietor of “L.S.C. Industry”.

Capacity Development Programme on "Jewellery Designing"

A Capacity Development Programme on "Jewellery Designing" organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for jewellery manufacturers in the Walasmulla Divisional Secretariat was successfully held on 24 May 2019 at the community hall in Koholana, Walasmulla. 47 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. Gem and Jewellery Research and Training Institute provided the resources for the programme.

Awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services"

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the assistance of the Matara District Small Enterprises Development Division for the SME’s of the Divisional Secretariat, Thihagoda was successfully held on 13th May 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Thihagoda. 47 participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr.Migara S. Handunge, Regional Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Programme on Standardization and Quality Management” and “Training Programme on Customer Services”

A “Programme on Standardization and Quality Management” and a “Training Programme on Customer Services” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the support of the District Samurdhi Office, Matara for micro and small level entrepreneurs engaged in Food Technology in the Matara District will be held on 30th May 2019 from 08.30 a.m. at the auditorium, Regional Office, Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. Resource persons have been arranged by the Office of the Deputy Director of Agriculture, Matara.

Awareness programme on "Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services"

The awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the SMEs in the Divisional Secretariat, Thihagoda will be held on 13th May 2019 at 09.00 a.m. at the Divisional Secretariat, Thihagoda.

Completed Event : Capacity Development Programme on Value added products in Pottery Industry

A Capacity Development Programme on “Value Added Products in Pottery Industry” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for micro and small entrepreneurs engaged in the Pottery Industry in Weerakatiya Divisional Secretariat was successfully held on 22nd and 25th March 2019 at the Community hall – Udukiriwila, Weerakatiya. 23 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. The resource persons for the programme were arranged by the Industrial Development Board, Hambantota.

Completed Event : Training Programme on Business Plan Formation

A training programme on “Business Plan Formation” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for development officers attached to divisional secretariats in the Ratnapura District was successfully held on 21th March 2019 at the auditorium of the Divisional Secretariat, Ratnapura. 118 development officers participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. Rasika Nagoda, Deputy Manager, SME Unit, People's Bank Regional Head Office - Matara.

Completed Event: Capacity Development Programme for Micro and Small Entrepreneurs in the Matara District

A “Capacity Development Programme on Productivity” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for micro and small entrepreneurs in the Matara District was successfully held on 14th March 2019 at the auditorium of the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. 61 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. The resource persons of the programme were Mr. K. Nagasinghe, Mr. G.P.G.N. Perera and Mr. W.M.S. Amarajeewa, Senior Productivity Development Officers of the National Productivity Secretariat attached to the District Secretariat – Matara.

Awareness programme on ” Combating Indebtedness” and “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" - Habaraduwa

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" and “Combating Indebtedness” conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the community in the area of Habaraduwa Divisional Secretariat was successfully held on 07th March 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Habaraduwa. 155 participated for the programme. The resource persons of the programme were Mr. Migara S. Handunge, Regional Manager and Mr. M.P. Anura, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event : Business Digitalization and Digital Marketing

A training programme on "Business Digitalization and Digital Marketing" organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the small and medium level entrepreneurs and development officers in the Matara and Hambantota Districts was successfully held on 28th February 2019 at the auditorium of Divisional Secretariat, Matara.  109 participated for the programme. The resource persons for the programme were arranged by the Department of Entrepreneurship, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.

An awareness programme on 'Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services and Prohibited Financial Schemes'

An awareness programme on 'Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services and Prohibited Financial Schemes' conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the development officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Nagoda was successfully held on 01st March 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Nagoda. 145 participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. M.P. Anura, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

An awareness programme on 'Financial Literacy'

An awareness programme on “Financial Literacy” conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the Beauticians in the Matara District was successfully held on February 26, 2019 at the District Secretariat, Matara. 47 participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. Migara S. Handunge, Regional Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

An Awareness Programme on 'Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services and Prohibited Financial Schemes'

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services and Prohibited Financial Schemes" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the development officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Bentota and the community in this area was successfully held on 18th February 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Bentota. 133 participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. M.P. Anura, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

An Awareness Programme on 'Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services' and 'Prohibited Financial Schemes'

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services and Prohibited Financial Schemes" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the development officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Welipitiya and the community in this area was successfully held on 15th February 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Welipitiya. 149 participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. N.A.A. Wijesiri, Senior Assistant Director of Resolution and Enforcement Department, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

An Awareness Programme on 'Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services'

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services and Prohibited Financial Schemes" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the development officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Baddegama and the community in this area was successfully held on 13th February 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Baddegama. 149 participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. Migara S. Handunge, Regional Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Awareness Programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" and” Combating Indebtedness”

The awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" and” Combating Indebtedness” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the community in the area of Habaraduwa Divisional Secretariat will be held on 07th March 2019 at 09.00 a.m. at the Divisional Secretariat, Habaraduwa. The resource persons of the programme are Mr. Migara S. Handunge, Regional Manager and Mr. M.P. Anura, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event : Capacity Development Programme for Boat Owners in the Hambantota District

The “Capacity Development Programme” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the boat owners in the Hambantota was successfully held on 08th February 2019 at the Tangalle Fishery Harbour and the Tangalle Rest House. 26 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. The Nippon Paint Lanka Ltd provided the resources for the programme.

Completed Event : "One to One Discussion on Online Marketing Strategies"

A "One to One Discussion on Online Marketing Strategies"organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the micro and small scale hoteliers in the tourism areas of Mirissa and Weligamawas successfully held on 26th February 2019 at the Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa.  The resource persons for the programme were provided by Booking.com Company.

A training programme on 'Online Hotel Booking, Food & Beverage and Bedroom Arrangement'

A training programme on "Online Hotel Booking, Food & Beverage and Bedroom Arrangement"  organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the micro and small scale hoteliers in the tourism areas of Mirissa and Weligama was successfully held on 25th February 2019 at the Hotel Twenty Two Binaweli.  79 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. The resource persons for the programme were provided by Booking.com Company and Twenty Two Weligambay Hotel. 

A Training Programme on 'Business Digitalization and Digital Marketing'

A training programme on "Business Digitalization and Digital Marketing" organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the small and medium level entrepreneurs and development officers in the Matara and Hambantota Districts will be held on 28th February 2019 from 08.30 a.m. at the auditorium, District Secretariat, Matara. Resource persons have been arranged by the Department of Entrepreneurship, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.

Completed Event : Training Programme on Project Report Formation

A training programme on “Project Report Formation” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for development officers attached to divisional secretariats and entrepreneurs in the Hambantota District was successfully held on 12th February 2019 at the auditorium of the District Secretariat, Hambantota. 73 development officers and 43 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mr. Rasika Nagoda, Deputy Manager, SME Unit, People's Bank Regional Head Office - Matara.

One to One Discussion on Online Marketing Strategies

A "One to One Discussion on Online Marketing Strategies" organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the micro and small scale hoteliers in the tourism areas of Mirissa and Weligama will be held on 26th February 2019 from 08.30 a.m. at the Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa. Booking.com company will provide resource persons for the programme.

Training Programme on "Online Hotel Booking, Food & Beverage and Bedroom Arrangement"

A Training Programme on "Online Hotel Booking, Food & Beverage and Bedroom Arrangement" organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the micro and small scale hoteliers in the tourism areas of Mirissa and Weligama will be held on 25th February 2019 from 08.30 a.m. at the Hotel Twenty Two Binaweli. Booking.com company and Twenty Two Weligambay Hotel will provide resource persons for the programme.

Awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" and "Prohibited Financial Schemes”

The awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" and "Prohibited Financial Schemes”  organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the development officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Bentota and the community in this area will be held on 18th February 2019 at 09.00 a.m. at the Divisional Secretariat, Bentota..

Awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" and "Prohibited Financial Schemes”

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" and “Prohibited Financial Schemes” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of Resolution and Enforcement Department, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the government officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Welipitiya and the community in this area will be held on 15th February 2019 at 09.00 a.m. at the auditorium of the Divisional Secretariat, Welipitiya.

Awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" and "Prohibited Financial Schemes”

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" and "Prohibited Financial Schemes”  organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the development officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Baddegama and the community in this area will be held on 13th February 2019 at 09.00 a.m. at the Divisional Secretariat, Baddegama.

Training Programme on “Footwear Manufacturing” - Athuraliya

A training programme on “Footwear Manufacturing” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for entrepreneurs in the Athuraliya Divisional Secretariat will be held ‍from 30 January to 01 February, 2019 from 08.30 a.m. at the Athuraliya Divisional Secretariat. The resource person of the programme is Mrs. Subhadra Sanjeewani – Proprietor of the “Chathurya Shoe Mart” (Won the best entrepreneur award under the micro scale category at the Southern Province Best Entrepreneur Award Ceremony organised by the National Enterprise Development Authority in 2018).

Completed Event: “Capacity Development Programme” for Tea Associations

A “Capacity Development Programme”organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for tea planters’ associations and tea factory associations was successfully held on 07th February 2019 at the auditorium of the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. Members of 5 tea planters’ associations and tea factory associations and senior officers of 17 government institutions participated for the programme.

Completed Event: Training Programme on “Bridal Dressing, Makeup and Hairstyles”

A training programme on “Bridal Dressing, Makeup and Hairstyles” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for Beauticians in the Matara District was successfully held on 05th February 2019 at the auditorium of the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. 41 beauticians participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was the Veteran Beautician, Mrs. Hasini H. Gunasekara.

Completed Event: Training Programme on “Footwear Manufacturing” - Athuraliya

A training programme on “Footwear Manufacturing” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for entrepreneurs in the Athuraliya Divisional Secretariat was successfully held ‍from 30 January to 01 February, 2019 at the Athuraliya Divisional Secretariat. 57 entrepreneurs participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was Mrs. Subhadra Sanjeewani – Proprietor of the “Chathurya Shoe Mart” (Won the best entrepreneur award under the micro scale category at the Southern Province Best Entrepreneur Award Ceremony organised by the National Enterprise Development Authority in 2018).

"Capacity Development Programme for Boat Owners in the Hambantota District"

A Capacity Development Programme organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the boat owners in the Hambantota District will be held on 08th February 2019 from 02.30 a.m. at the Tangalle Fishery Harbour and the Tangalle Rest House. Resource persons are provided by Nippon Paint Lanka Ltd for the programme.

Capacity Development Programme for Medium Level Tea Planters

A “Capacity Development Programme” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for ‍medium level tea planters will be held on 07 February 2019 from 09.30 a.m. at the auditorium of the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Completed Event: Training Programme on “Personal Grooming and Business Etiquette” for Beauticians in the Matara District

A training programme on “Personal Grooming and Business Etiquette” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for Beauticians in the Matara District was successfully held on 22nd January 2019 at the Solis Hotel-Matara. 89 beauticians participated for the programme. The resource person of the programme was the Veteran Beautician, Mrs. Hasini H. Gunasekara. Further, the representatives of Alaris Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd. conducted a buyers-seller dialogue at this event.

Completed Event: Capacity Development Programme for SMEs in Matara

A “Capacity Development Programme” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of the District Samurdhi Office - Matara for micro and small entrepreneurs in the Matara District was successfully held on 29th January 2019 at the auditorium of the District Secretariat, Matara. 57 entrepreneurs participated for the programme.

Completed Event : “Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services and Prohibited Financial Schemes"

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services and Prohibited Financial Schemes" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the development officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Kirinda Puhulwella and the community in this area was successfully held on 24th January 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Kirinda Puhulwella. 140 participated for the programme. The resource persons of the programme were Mr. Migara S. Handunge, Regional Manager and Mr. M.P. Anura, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services and Prohibited Financial Schemes

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions, Affordable Financial Services and Prohibited Financial Schemes" conducted by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the development officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Kamburupitiya and the community in this area was successfully held on 16th January 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat, Kamburupitiya. 154 participated for the programme. The resource persons of the programme were Mr. Migara S. Handunge, Regional Manager and Mr. M.P. Anura, Senior Manager of Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

"Prohibited Financial Schemes” - Kirinda puhulwella

The awareness programme on "Prohibited Financial Schemes” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the development officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Kirinda Puhulwella and the community in this area will be held on 24th January 2019 at 11.30 a.m. at the Divisional Secretariat, Kirinda Puhulwella.

“Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" - Kirinda Puhulwella

The awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the development officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Kirinda Puhulwella  and the community in this area will be held on 24th January 2019 at 09.00 a.m. at the Divisional Secretariat, Kirinda Puhulwella.

"Prohibited Financial Schemes” - Kamburupitiya

The awareness programme on "Prohibited Financial Schemes”organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the development officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Kamburupitiya and the community in this area will be held on 16th January 2019 at 11.30 a.m. at the Divisional Secretariat, Kamburupitiya.

“Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" - Kamburupitiya

The awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services" organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the development officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Kamburupitiya and the community in this area will be held on 16th January 2019 at 09.00 a.m. at the Divisional Secretariat, Kamburupitiya.

Completed Event: “Capacity Development Programme” - Morawaka

A “Capacity Development Programme” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of the Low Country Tea Planters’ Association for ‍medium level tea planters was successfully held on 30th November 2018 at the “Gurubeula Tea Estate”, Morawaka. 46 tea planters participated for the programme. The resource persons of the programme were Mr. M.S.K. Dharmawardhana, Additional Director, Regional Development Department, Central Bank of Sri Lanka, Mr. P.H.M. Dharmasena, Lecturer of the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna and Mr. Satish Abeywickrama, owner of the Gurubeula Tea Estate.

Entrepreneurship Development Programme

A programme on “Entrepreneurship Development Programme” conducted  by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of the Matara District Office of the Department of Samurdhi Development for ‍small and medium entrepreneurs in Matara District was successfully held on 14th November 2018 at the auditorium of the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. 41 entrepreneurs participated for the programme.  The resource person of the programme was Migara S. Handunge, Regional Office - Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. 

 

 

Awareness Programme on "Counterfeit Notes, Cheque Frauds and Functions of Financial Intelligence Unit "

Awareness Programme for Police Officers on "Counterfeit Notes, Cheque Frauds and Functions of Financial Intelligence Unit " organized by the RO – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for Police Officers in Matara District was successfully held on 09, November 2018 at the Hemalie Reception Hall, Matara. 120 Police Officers participated for the programme.  The resource contribution for the programme was made by the Currency Department, Legal and Compliance Department and Financial Intelligence Unit, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

“Entrepreneurship Development Programme” for Micro and Small Entrepreneurs in the Matara District

An “Entrepreneurship Development Programme” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of the District Samurdhi Office - Matara for micro and small entrepreneurs in the Matara District will be held on 14th November 2018 from 09.00 a.m. at the auditorium of the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

“Educational Seminar” - Kotaweheramankada Maha Vidyalaya, Balangoda

An “Educational Seminar” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for ‍the students of Kotaweheramankada Maha Vidyalaya, Balangoda was successfully held on 05 November 2018 at the auditorium of Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. 32 students participated for the programme. The resource persons of the programme were Mr. Migara S. Handunge, Regional Manager, Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka and Mrs. U.W.A.P.K. Weeraratna, Manager, Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

“Educational Seminar” - Udagama Maha Vidyalaya, Balangoda

An “Educational Seminar” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for ‍the students of Udagama Maha Vidyalaya, Balangoda was successfully held on 26 October 2018 at the auditorium of the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka. 83 students participated for the programme. The resource persons of the programme were Mrs. U.W.A.P.K. Weeraratna and Mr. A.S.P.P. Shiromal, Regional Office – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Awareness Programme on “Counterfeit Notes, Cheque Frauds and Functions of Financial Intelligence Unit” for Police Officers

An awareness programme on “Counterfeit Notes, Cheque Frauds and Functions of Financial Intelligence Unit” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the Police Officers in the Matara District will be held on 09th November 2018 from 09.00 a.m. at the Hemalie Reception Hall, Matara. Resource persons from the Currency Department, the Legal and Compliance Department and the Financial Intelligence Unit of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka will conduct the lectures.

Awareness Programme on “Prohibited Financial Schemes” - Kuruwita

An awareness programme on “Prohibited Financial Schemes” organised by the RO – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of Resolution and Enforcement Department, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the government officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Kuruwita was successfully held on 26th April 2018 at the auditorium of the Divisional Secretariat, Kuruwita.  124 government officers participated for the programme.

 

 

Skill Development and Modern Technology Programme on Beauty Culture

A “Skill Development and Modern Technology Programme” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of the Small Enterprises Development Division – Hambantota for the entrepreneurs engaged with the beauty culture sector in the Hambantota District was successfully held on 24thApril 2018 at the auditorium of the District Secretariat, Hambantota. 97 entrepreneurs participated for the programme.

Awareness Programme on “Prohibited Financial Schemes” - Kiriella

An awareness programme on “Prohibited Financial Schemes” organised by the RO – Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of Resolution and Enforcement Department, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the government officers attached to the Divisional Secretariat, Kiriella was successfully held on 27th April 2018 at the auditorium of the Divisional Secretariat, Kiriella.  120 government officers participated for the programme.

 

 

Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for the samurdhi community and small and medium entrepreneurs in Thihagoda will be held on 08th May 2018 at 09.00 a.m. at Sri Sudharmarama Purana Viharaya, Thihagoda.

“Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services” - Hikkaduwa

The awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for small and medium entrepreneurs and rural community inthe Hikkaduwa Divisional Secretariat was successfully held on 03rd May 2018 at the auditorium of the Hikkaduwa Divisional Secretariat. 63 community participated for the programme.

 

 

Awareness programme on “Anti-money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism”- Galle

An awareness programme on Anti-money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of the District Office of Chamber of Commerce - Galle for the real estate agents, dealers in gem and Jewellery, lawyers, accountants and investors in the Galle District will be held on 16th May 2018 at 02.30 p.m. at the auditorium of the District Office of Chamber of Commerce - Galle.

Awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services” - Lunugamwehera

An awareness programme on “Formal Financial Institutions & Affordable Financial Services” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka for samurdhi community and small and medium entrepreneurs in Lunugamwehera will be held on 17thMay 2018 at 09.00 a.m. at the Lunugamwehera Purana Raja Maha Viharaya.

Training Programme on Accounting

A “Training Programme on Accounting” organised by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of the Small Enterprises Development Division – Galle for small and medium entrepreneurs in the Galle District will be held on 23rd May 2018 at 09.00 a.m. at the Sanasa Campus, Galle.

Training Programme on Bookkeeping

The Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of the Small Enterprises Development Division – Galle, successfully conducted a “Training Programme on Bookkeeping” for small and medium entrepreneurs in the Galle District on 23rd May 2018 at the auditorium of the Sanasa Campus, Galle. 42 entrepreneurs participated in this event. The resource person of the programme was Mr. R.R.P.K. Gunarathne – Lecturer, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna.

Educational Exhibition “Pibidena Vijaya - 2018” - H/Vijaya National School of Getamanna

The Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka successfully conducted a publication stall at the “Pibidena Vijaya - 2018”, educational exhibition organised by the H/Vijaya National School of Getamanna, which was held on May 24th and 25th 2018. More than 500 participants including school teachers, students and general public visited our publication stall. In addition to the publication stall, we conducted several awareness programmes on “formal financial institutions and affordable financial services” for school teachers, students and general public.

Awareness Programme on “Smallholder Agribusiness Partnerships Programme (SAPP)”

An awareness programme on “Smallholder Agribusiness Partnerships Programme (SAPP)” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of Regional Development Department, Central Bank of Sri Lanka and the Project Management Unit – Presidential Secretariat for the senior government officers attached to agriculture and fisheries sectors and bankers in the Matara and Galle Districts will be held on 04th June 2018 at 09.00 a.m. at the auditorium of Regional Head Office, People’s Bank, Matara.

Educational Seminar on “State of the Economy as Reflected in the Annual Report 2017”

An educational seminar on “State of the Economy as Reflected in the Annual Report 2017” organized by the Regional Office Matara, Central Bank of Sri Lanka with the collaboration of the Center for Banking Studies, Rajagiriya and the Economic Research Department of Central Bank of Sri Lanka forteachers in the Matara District and lecturers and students of the University of Ruhuna will be held on 05th June 2018 from 09.00 a.m. at the auditorium of Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Ruhuna. The lecture will be conducted by Dr. R.A. Anil Perera – Deputy Director of Economic Research Department of Central Bank of Sri Lanka.