Economic geology of Sri Lanka
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Economic geology of Sri Lanka by J. W. Herath

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Published by Natural Resources, Energy & Science Authority in Colombo .
Written in English



  • Sri Lanka.


  • Geology, Economic -- Sri Lanka.

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Edition Notes

StatementJ.W. Herath.
SeriesNatural resources series ;, no. 1
LC ClassificationsTN104.7 .H46 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination207 p. :
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2510627M
LC Control Number87902674

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Emergence of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party 43 Tamil Politics 44 Sri Lanka Freedom Party Rule, 45 The United National Party Regains Power, 48 United Front Rule and Emerging Violence. A drop in demand for tourism and ready-made garments, Sri Lanka's two largest export categories, will take a toll on the wider economy. Debt-repayment risks will remain high in as a result of weak government revenue growth.   The essays in this volume, written by well-known economists and social scientists, shed light on the intense national debates that accompanied the making of policy decisions in Sri Lanka. Studying the country's economy under six main headings: the ideology and strategy of economic development; macro-economic policy; the development of agriculture, industry and technology; 3/5(1). The graphite mineralization in the Bulathkohupitiya area was studied with an emphasis on the Bogala -type mineralization occurs in the zones of deep-seated fractures in supracrustal stratiform metasedimentary rocks resulting from the differential rise of subcrustal mineralization at Bogala comprises several veins of graphite and a large vein of syenite by:

vision connecting earth, natural resources & people to drive socio economic development of sri lanka. mission continue compiling country’s portfolio of geological resources, regulating mineral exploration, mining, processing, transport, trade-in, storing and export of minerals by the issue of licences and providing expert technical counsel thereof and dissemination of geoscience information. IGSL is the Professional Body for the Geologists in Sri Lanka. IGSL has been enacted by the Parliament Act NO.3 of to regulate, maintain and uphold the professional and ethical principles and standards in all matters connected with the practice of Geology. The research of red sands in Sri Lanka therefore concentrates on their mineralogy and economic significance along with a few studies on pedogenesis and archaeological content (Cooray, Sri Lanka has shown steady growth over the last decade although key macroeconomic challenges persist. Sri Lanka is a middle-income country with a GDP per capita of USD 4, () and a total population of million people. Following 30 years of civil war that ended in , Sri Lanka’s economy grew at an average percent during the.

“In Sri Lanka curiosity was not a trait encouraged among children, particularly in girls, because those in power- often males, but anyone older, or of higher caste, education or influence- were always right and their reasons needn't be explained or understood to the subordinate.”. An introduction to the geology of Sri Lanka (Ceylon) Responsibility by P.G. Cooray ; with a foreword by John Sutton. Edition 2nd (rev.) ed. Imprint Geology > Sri Lanka. Bibliographic information. Publication date Title Variation Geology of Sri Lanka (Ceylon) Browse related items. Beach sands of this region are mined and processed by Lanka Minerals Sands Ltd. (), a company owned by the Government of Sri Lanka, and the successor to Ceylon Mineral Sands Corp. The company’s primary mining operations and processing plants are located just east of Pulmoddai on the northeast coast of Sri Lanka (Fig. 2). Sri Lanka is a tropical Island and lies 32 km to the east of the southernmost extremjty of Peninsular India. It has an area of 65, sq. krn and is km long and km at its greatest breadth.