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News Sri Lanka » Education: U19 World Cup: Sri Lanka born Savin excels for England

News channel or source: http://www.hirunews.lk/sports/181727/u19-world-cup-sri-lanka-born-savin-excels-for-england
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

“Dad thought of having the family [in England] as the education was better and there were opportunities ... England lost in the final to hosts South Africa but the young left-– who counts Sri Lanka’s Sanath Jayasuriya and Kumar Sangakkara among ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: Sri Lanka: Sirisena Thanks Russian Delegation For ‘Friendly Support’

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/18012018-sri-lanka-sirisena-thanks-russian-delegation-for-friendly-support/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

The delegation arrived in Sri Lanka with the aim of granting scholarships to uplift ... with the Ministry of Power and Renewable Energy and Ministry of Higher Education and Highways. President Sirisena pointed out the long term diplomatic relations between ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: ‘Jipmer-Sri Lanka pact will be a game changer for telemedicine’

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-tamilnadu/jipmer-sri-lanka-pact-will-be-a-game-changer-for-telemedicine/article22469171.ece
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

between India and Sri Lanka to facilitate direct high-speed internet connectivity between the two countries. Under this pact, the National Knowledge Network (NKN) would join with Lanka Education and Research Network (LEARN) to facilitate high-speed ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: Open more avenues in education for school leavers Can we be more practical with the university system?

News channel or source: http://www.dailymirror.lk/144204/Open-more-avenues-in-education-for-school-leavers-Can-we-be-more-practical-with-the-university-system-
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

In Sri Lanka it is rather unfortunate that students are wasting their valuable youth because of the unpredictable university education system which needs to be streamlined. Although we opened the economy in 1977 the higher education system has not been ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: Axiata takes control of Sri Lanka’s Headstart

News channel or source: http://www.thesundaily.my/news/2018/01/22/axiata-takes-control-sri-lanka%E2%80%99s-headstart
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Headstart engages in the business of creating and providing digital education and e-learning solutions under the brand name “Guru.lk”. Dialog Axiata, listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange, operates Sri Lanka’s leading quad-play connectivity provider.

News Sri Lanka » Education: Sri Lankan Blind Cricket team wins third place

News channel or source: http://www.dailynews.lk/2018/01/19/local/140449/sri-lankan-blind-cricket-team-wins-third-place
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam yesterday appealed ... 183 million rupees ($1.2 million) to counter human trafficking in Sri Lanka over the next three years.The US Department of State’s Bureau of South and Central... A total of 2,982 dengue ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: CIM Sri Lanka to hold its first ‘Talking Point’ programme for 2018

News channel or source: http://www.island.lk/index.php?page_cat=article-details&page=article-details&code_title=178539
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

CIM is the largest community of professional marketers in the world with 100 years of heritage delivering education, membership and insight offerings to the marketing and sales profession. CIM Sri Lanka is the first international branch of CIM UK ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: Sri Lanka: SEP holds first local election meeting in plantation area

News channel or source: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/01/19/elec-j19.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

power and health and education sector workers, which expressed the widespread opposition to the government’s austerity policies. Dias said Sirisena, on the campaign trail for his party, the Sri Lanka Freedom Party, was going around the island speaking ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: GSP Plus makes 80% of Sri Lankan exports duty free

News channel or source: https://www.news.lk/economy/item/19300-gsp-plus-makes-80-of-sri-lankan-exports-duty-free
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Sri Lanka reiterated its continued commitment to managing and controlling fisheries in compliance with its international obligations. The EU welcomed the participation of Sri Lankan students, scholars and universities in EU higher education and research ...

News Sri Lanka » Education: Singapore PM in Sri Lanka: SL-Singapore Free Trade Agreement to be signed (VIDEO)

News channel or source: http://newsfirst.lk/english/2018/01/singapore-pm-sri-lanka-sl-singapore-free-trade-agreement-signed-video/180509
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Conversely, Sri Lanka’s population is close to four times that of Singapore ... It had a relatively good standard of education, with 2 universities of high quality, civil service largely of locals, and experience in representative government starting ...