Monthly Archives: October 2018

Attraction of investment into the Trincomalee district by BOI fuels significant development and employment generation

The Board of Investment of Sri Lanka has played a vital role in promoting and developing the economy of the Eastern Province of the island.  In the past, the district of Trincomalee had suffered as a result of the internal conflict faced by the country.   Economic development generated by investment has fostered and brought about […]


The Northern Province has benefited from investment as a result of the efforts of the Board of Investment of Sri Lanka.   The BOI opened a dedicated office in Jaffna in 2010 to attract and facilitate investment into the province.   Whilst it is correct to say the Northern Province does have considerable potential, many opportunities still […]

New Scheme to dispose of non-hazardous waste becomes operational at BOI Biyagama Export Processing Zone

A new scheme to dispose of non-hazardous solid waste was formally launched at the BOI’s Biyagama Export Processing Zone (BEPZ), at its Material Recovery Centre (MRC).   Participating at the event were Mr. M K D Lawrance, Executive Director (Zones), Mr. Sanjeewa Chulakumara, General Manager, Insee Geocycle of Holcim and Ms. Sharika Senanayake, Director, Environmental Sustainability […]