“New Inland Revenue Act” on 7th June

“New Inland Revenue  Act”

One day Work shop on the New Inland Revenue Act and connected areas were discussed at this Workshop held on 7 June 2018 from 9.00 to 4.30 p.m. Resource persons were from the Department of Inland Revenue and representatives from a leading Tax Consultancy Firm.


SME Training Programs


In continuation of the Training programs conducted by the National Chamber of Commerce , the following training programs were conducted in the regions in association
with the Bank of Ceylon as follows:

• Leadership and Motivation 2 June 2018 Badulla

• New Inland Revenue Act and Taxation 19 June 2018 Gampaha

• Basic Accounting and Records Keeping 21 June 2018 Trincomalee














Workshop at Badulla















Workshop at Gampaha














Workshop at Trincomalee


Pakistan High Commissioner

National Chamber Hosts the Pakistan High Commissioner

Maj. Gen.(R) Dr Shahid Ahmad Heshmat was the Special Guest Speaker in the session on “Bilateral Trade Between Sri Lanka & Pakistan ” held on 25 April 2018 at the Chamber, accompanied by the Commercial Counsellor for the business community. The members had the opportunity to discuss their trade issues with the High Commissioner and find out other areas of business in Pakistan.


National Chamber hosts the “Ambassador of Maldives”

 National Chamber hosts the “Ambassador of Maldives”

The Ambassador of Maldives - H.E. Hussein Shareef was the Special Guest Speaker at “Meet the Ambassador” program, organized by the National Chamber Commerce 26 June 2018. The Ambassador was accompanied by the Counsellor and Trade officer of the Embassy. The participants were able to freely discuss with a genial Ambassador who responded readily for their queries.

National Chamber Hosts the French Ambassador & Team

National Chamber Hosts the French Ambassador & Team

The following officials attended the session with the French Ambassador, Mrs Isabelle Miscot, Deputy Head of Mission, Mr.Herve Sarnelli, Commercial Counsellor, Mr. Philippe Gavios, Counsellor for Cultural Affairs Mr. Antonin Perriot, Deputy Counsellor , French Embassy and Mr. Francis Cappe, Director , Alliance Francaise de Kotte.

French Ambassador H.E. Jean- Marin Schuh being felicitated by the President of the National Chamber, Mr Sujeeve 
Samaraweera, while the French Commercial Counsellor and Senior official of the Chamber is looking on, at the session.