Home / Business/ National Chamber and Sampath Bank workshops on ‘Start Your Own Business’

National Chamber and Sampath Bank workshops on ‘Start Your Own Business’

Comments / {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}} Views / Thursday, 11 July 2019 01:03


The National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka in association with Sampath Bank will be conducting a series of workshops in the provinces of Sri Lanka to familiarise youngsters on business entrepreneurship to assist them to start up their own business. 

The initial program was held in Galle and the second program in this series will be held in Kurunegala (Hotel Blue Sky) on Wednesday, 31 July, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. free of charge.

Target audience will be school-leavers, undergraduates, youth, women, and the differently- abled who wish to start their own business.

Dr. Premasiri Gamage, who is a well experienced professional trainer and a Senior Management Consultant, will be the speaker. In addition there will be a special career guidance session by Career Me, a program funded by USAID.

The objective of this workshop is to educate prospective entrepreneurs on how to make the correct decisions when starting a business; to gain profitability and achieve good returns; increase quality and productivity; access the appropriate technology; and how to market a product with success. This program will create employment opportunities for youth and women in the regions.

For more details and registrations kindly contact the Chamber on 011 4741788, 076 2 555 707 – Dilrukshi or Nirmani or email nishanthi@nationalchamber.lk; nirmani@nationalchamber.lk. 

Share This Article

Facebook Twitter


1. All comments will be moderated by the Daily FT Web Editor.

2. Comments that are abusive, obscene, incendiary, defamatory or irrelevant will not be published.

3. We may remove hyperlinks within comments.

4. Kindly use a genuine email ID and provide your name.

5. Spamming the comments section under different user names may result in being blacklisted.


Today's Columnists

Expand employer-backed childcare to close the gender gap in Sri Lanka

Friday, 19 July 2019

In Sri Lanka, women’s formal workforce participation is at only 36%, compared with 75% for men. Sri Lanka could raise its gross domestic product by as much as 20% in the long-run by closing the gender gap in the workforce, according to one estimate

Who should be our next president?

Friday, 19 July 2019

After the recent terrorist attacks and the subsequent violence unleashed against innocent Muslims by racists, Sri Lankans are searching for a leader who can save the country. Many have lost faith in the leaders, due to the breakdown in the security a

The messed-up lives

Friday, 19 July 2019

It can be seen that there is a serious mess-up not only in the State and the social system in Sri Lanka, but also in the lives of the people. People of Sri Lanka are having smiling faces, yet those who live happily are very rare. You will find that u

Reimagining our reality: the last best hope for us?

Friday, 19 July 2019

Imagination can be a powerful tool for shaping everyday reality. We use it to construct everything from the mundane to the mystic. A down-to-earth example would be our subscription to the idea of the intrinsic value and worth of every human being. I

Columnists More