Central Province is an area with full of small industries. Most of these industries are functioning amidst many difficulties. One of the major issues faced by the people involved in small industries is the lack of awareness about the field of tourism as well as its market.
Focusing on this area a training program was conducted by the Department of Trade, Commerce and Tourism, Central Province for those who are involved in traditional small industries such as “Dumbara Rata” ,“Sesath” and “Laakshaya”. The main aim of this program was to encourage the small scale entrepreneurs to continue their traditional businesses while creation a pathway to connect with the tourism industry.
A special program was conducted in Neeldannahinna to encourage the production of different hand made products using "Hana" with parallel to the World Tourism Day which was celebrated on 27th...Read more
Under the guidance of the Ministry of Tourism, Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority and the Department of Trade Commerce and Tourism of Central Provincial Council organized a three-day special programme...Read more
Central Province is an area with full of small industries. Most of these industries are functioning amidst many difficulties. One of the major issues faced by the people involved in...Read more
This programme was conducted as a three day awareness programme from 23rd of August 2019 to 25th of August 2019 with the intension of empowering the rural community in Heel...Read more
Loolkandura Tourist Comfort Center was opened on 16th of March 2019 by the former Governor of the Central Province Maithree Goonerathne. The main intension of establishing this comfort center is...Read more
Kandy Esala Perahara (Procession) is held every year in the month of August to honour the sacred tooth relic of Lord Buddha. The Procession proceeds along the streets of the...Read more