Colombo-Trincomalee Economic Corridor Workshop

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will conduct a workshop on 26-27 April 2017 in Colombo, Sri Lanka to review and present progress of the Colombo-Trincomalee Economic Corridor (CTEC).

The Workshop will present

  • An industry analysis and potential growth sectors to be developed in the envisaged economic corridor; 
  • Nodes identified for industrial development, with a discussion of infrastructure gaps needed to develop these nodes as urban centers; 
  • Analysis of existing infrastructure gaps within the corridor area, and a list of potential priority infrastructure projects across multiple sectors; and 
  • Required regulatory and institutional framework to improve corridor management and the business climate.

Expected participants include representatives from the Government of Sri Lanka and the private sector.

Sector: Economic Corridor Development

Date: 26-27 Apr 2017

Location: Colombo and Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

Contact Person: Utsav Kumar
ukumar@adb.org

SASEC Nodal Officials Meeting

Date: 6 May 2017
Sector: Regional Cooperation
Venue: Yokohama, Japan

Colombo-Trincomalee Economic Corridor Workshop

Date: 26-27 Apr 2017
Sector: Economic Corridor Development
Venue: Colombo and Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

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Sector: Economic Corridor Development
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Sector: Regional Cooperation
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Sector: Trade Facilitation
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