Sri lanka has a growing tourism industry since gaining independence from the british in 1947, sri lanka has continued to attract foreign investors and tourists to the island the country's important placement also enables it to attract transit visitors into the island over the years, many beautiful resorts, hotels and spas have. A tropical island in the indian ocean, smaller than scotland or tasmania and half the size of the state of new york, sri lanka nonetheless possesses infinite variety, rich scenic beauty, unusual water, mineral, and biotic resources, and an ancient cultural heritage sri lanka's location, astride the sea routes between the east. Sri lanka is predominantly at the top tier in the global it map, we have done a lot more than the general public is aware of here is a short video hats off. Colombo, sri lanka is emerging to be one of the top tech cities in the world with a fast developing ict infrastructure and a host of skilled professionals. As such, if sri lankan industry is to be competitive in world markets, they should be geared to meet these specific requirements in the near future this has necessitated technological innovation and adaptation within the industries to accommodate environmental concerns in line with these requirements, the ministry of.
Commenced in 2008 as an organisation to bring the scattered companies spread throughout the it/bpo industry of sri lanka under one umbrella, slasscom - sri lanka association of software and service companies - is now currently in its fifth year of operation and is steadily steering the country towards a globally. Tourism is one of the main industries in sri lanka major tourist attractions are focused around the islands famous beaches located in the southern and the eastern. In sri lanka recognise the role of icts in providing access to quality education 7 issues in ict as a developing country the software and telecom sectors of sri lanka's ict industry, despite many problems and a relatively small size are thriving there are nonetheless a number of significant problems facing the industry.
Contributing to more than 60 percent of sri lanka's gdp as of 2016, the services sector is by far the largest generating source of the country's production according to the central bank of sri lanka, the wholesale and retail trade took the largest slice of the services sector, with more than 20 percent of all. The knowledge services sector which encompasses it software development, knowledge process outsourcing / business process outsourcing industry, it and it enabled services and it training centres, has tremendous potential to emerge as a key growth sector in sri lanka given the quality of students, level of. Download citation | garment industry in | garment industry has been the sri lanka's largest gross export earner since 1986 and accounted for more than 52 per cent of total export earnings of the country it is also the country's largest net foreign exchange earner since 1992 sri lanka as a.
The sri lankan ict sector serves a number of industry verticals with over 300 companies at present these include communication, apparel and textiles, banking financial services & insurance (bfsi), healthcare, manufacturing, media, retailing, transportation, travel and leisure and many more sri lanka's success in. Slasscom is a representative body that represents growth of the sri lankan it and bpm industry and acts as a single voice its aim is to bring sri lanka as a global sourcing destination. Every year, sri lanka produces to- quality graduates in both technical and management streams to the country's it bpm industry many of these graduates have won many accolades in national-level as well as global competitions which in itself is a testimony to their abilities find out more on what their key competencies. A growing gdp, significant tax benefits and increasingly friendly trade relationships have contributed to sri lanka being listed as one of the top 10 fastest growing economies in the world by the economist intelligent unit with the support and vision of the government, the ito/bpo industry is projected to become the top.
Time with the view of full filling the existing data gap with respect to the labour demand in sri lanka the main objective of this survey was to identify the occupations which are highly demanded by the private sector of the country and to estimate the demand in numbers apart from the particulars of current. Providing expert analysis, independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the information technology industry report includes: bmi industry view, industry swot analysis, industry forecasts, information technology risk reward index, macroeconomic forecast, company profiles and regional and country industry.
Slasscom together with pricewaterhousecoopers (pwc) have published the slasscom salary and benefits survey for the third consecutive year this report provides an in-depth analysis of the emerging hr trends and issues of sri lankan it and ites industry while providing a comprehensive understanding of the. Information and communication technology (ict) is one of the fastest growing sectors in sri lanka sri lanka has been quick to adopt new information technology and has a high mobile phone penetration rate, approximately 115 percent the private sector is mostly computerized, with many public. Software industry is a growing industry in sri lanka in the recent decades it brings more foreign currency to sri lanka and provides more employment opportunities to the graduates who pass out from universities as sri lanka has a highly skilled and talented workforce, sri lankan software companies would be able to. Sri lanka's board of investment (boi) has approved a local venture of a major indian footwear manufacturer vkacy to set up a footwear factory in negambo under section 16 of the boi act, greatly affecting the local industry footwear and leather products manufacturers' association said in a statement the.