03/09/2014

POST WAR ENTREPRENEURSHIP WINS GLOBAL AWARD

In Sri Lanka’s Northern Jaffna District, a region ravaged by 30 years of war and unrest, Prinson Thuraiaiya’s unique brass foundry business (producing castings from waste […]
03/09/2014

YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR FROM SRI LANKA WINS THE START-UP ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR 2013

Nimali (25) and her business, Nimali Chips and Fibre Mill, have been hailed as pioneers. Within a year she has created an environmentally-friendly enterprise producing and exporting coir for […]
03/09/2014

EU FUNDED PROJECT BOOST THE YBSL OPERATION IN POST CONFLICT AREAS

European Union funded ‘Youth in Regional Development and Socio Economic Integration’ project assisted YBSL to build strong foundations including project team, entrepreneur and mentor groups and youth entrepreneur trainings in […]
03/09/2014

25 YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS WERE ABLE TO START AND EXPAND THEIR VENTURE IN JAFFNA

Youth Business Sri Lanka (YBSL) implemented by Ceylon Chamber of Commerce with the partnership of Standard Charted Bank programme has been implemented in Jaffna by Chamber […]
03/09/2014

TRAINING WORKSHOPS FOR YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS OF AMPARA

YBSL Ampara has organized a two days training workshop for young entrepreneurs and mentors on 29th and 30th October 2013 at auditorium of Ampara District Chamber of Commerce […]
03/09/2014

BEST ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR WINNER MEETS GOVERNOR – 06 NOVEMBER 2013

Prinson Thuraiaiya won the Best Entrepreneur of the Year runners-up award at the Young Entrepreneur Awards 2013, hosted by Youth Business International (YBI) Global Summit held […]
03/09/2014

YOUTH BUSINESS PLAN DEVELOPMENT

Youth Business Sri Lanka (YBSL) has trained the upcoming young entrepreneurs in entrepreneurship, mentoring and business plan development in Vavuniya district. The training workshop is arranged […]
03/09/2014

HAMBANTOTA MENTOR TOT WORKSHOP

YBSL has arranged a training of trainers workshop at Hambantota on 10th December 2013 for volunteer mentors of YBSL Hambantota in order to educate the volunteer mentors […]
03/09/2014

YBSL – VAVUNIYA LAUNCH OF THE LOAN PROGRAMME

18 young entrepreneurs are supported to access finance to start and expand their ventures by YBSL- BAT Programme in Vavuniya district. The president and directors of […]
02/09/2014

WORKSHOP FOR YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS IN POST CONFLICT AREA

Youth Business Sri Lanka (YBSL) has conducted two days of training workshops on 28th and 29th of January 2014 at Hotel Vanni Inn – Vavuniya to […]
02/09/2014

MENTOR TRAINING WORKSHOP

Youth Business Sri Lanka has newly trained 18 mentors in Vavuniya district in order to increase mentoring support to young entrepreneurs. Vavuniya YBSL Unit has selected […]
02/09/2014

ENTREPRENEUR TRAINING WORKSHOP

Youth Business Sri Lanka has conducted a two days training workshops for young entrepreneurs of Vavuniya district on 5th and 6th May, 2014. The event was organized by […]