Boycott visiting Sri Lanka, a land to avoid #lka

Call me a traitor but I’ve had it. It’s time we had less visitors to Sri Lanka. Why, you may ask? Let’s go back to the past. A small country like ours has been in the interest of many countries, we’ve had many invading her to enjoy the lust greenery and our mouth watering traditional … Continue reading

Hambantota IT Park : prospects, opportunities and challenges

The government of Sri Lanka has big plans for the improvement of the IT sector with targets of making it into a $1 billion industry by 2016. Dubbed incorrectly (AFAIK ‘Orion City‘ came about in 2007-08) as the ‘first IT park in Sri Lanka’, ‘Hambantota IT park’ seems to be an infrastructure in place to … Continue reading

A reflection – Colombo International Book Fair 2011

Colombo International Book Fair 2011

The 13th Colombo Book Fair concluded last month (September) on the 25th day. As someone who had a few stalls there, my reaction based on sales and crowd was that it was a roaring success. Even without having a prime spot for the stalls, we were able to draw in a big crowd towards our … Continue reading