Hambantota to be major investment zone says PM

Hambantota will be a major investment zone, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said today while attending a ceremony to lay the foundation stone for an oil refinery and a cement factory at the Mirijjawila Export Processing Zone.The Prime Minister said that several “white elephant” projects in Hambantota, including the Hambantota port, have been converted into profit making ventures. The Minister of Oil and Gas in the Sultanate of Oman Dr Mohammed bin Hamad Al Rumhi was the chief guest at the event in Hambantota today while the Chinese Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Cheng Xueyuan, also attended the event. He said that within the next three months the loss making Mattala Airport in Hambantota will also be converted into a profit making venture through a deal between India and Sri Lanka. read more

Aalborg sign exmember Mikkel Ibsen

Mikkel Ibsen The fourth team of the Danish handball in season behind us, Aalborg, announced signing of one ex-member, left back Mikkel Ibsen (28). Ibsen was a member of AaB until 2008, when he left Aalborg to gain experience in other Danish teams, but also Swedish LeagueStoholm IF, SønderjyskE and Ystads IF)– We are pleased to welcome Mikkel Ibsen welcome back to the club. He is a technically very skilled, quick and crafty player, and he has in recent years gained extensive experience in both the Danish and Swedish league, says Aalborg Handball director Jan Larsen in a press release from the club.source: hbold.dk ← Previous Story Sporting Lisboa sign Slovenian goalie Aljoša Čudić Next Story → Alexandros Alvanos remains in PAOK! read more