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  • Breaking the Barriers: Strengthening WMSMES Participation in Spice and Coir Sectors of Sri Lanka 

    Lanka, Institute of Policy Studies of Sri (Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka, 2017-10-17)
    An important avenue to promote inclusive and sustaniable development includes accelerating gainful participation of Women owned/ led Micro Small Medium Enterprises (WMSMEs) in the economy. WMSMEs have been identified as the backbone of developing ...
  • Macroeconomic Performance 

    Lanka, Institute of Policy Studies of Sri (Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka, 2017-09-29)
    Sri Lanka's emerging macroeconomic environment post-2016 holds both plusesandminuses. On the plus side, the most critical improvement is to be seen in fiscal management. Under the IMF programme with its attendant focus on revenue mobilization Sri Lanka's ...
  • Skill Gaps: The Achilles Heel of SRI Lanka's Education Sector 

    Lanka, Institute of Policy Studies of Sri (Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka, 2017-09-29)
    As Sri Lanka enters an increasingly competitive international environment with a renewed emphas is on transforming itself into a modern economy, the importance of promoting technological innovations and generating an educated workforce with market ...
  • Investing in Human Resources and Reforming the Labour Market 

    Lanka, Institute of Policy Studies of Sri (Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka, 2017-08-01)
    The Economic Statement of October 2016 presented by the Prime Minister envisages increasing the growth rate of the Sri Lankan economy to 7 percent with the objective of doubling per capita incomes by 2025. Given that the Sri Lankan economy is closely ...

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