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  • October 2011

    Tourism in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal and Sri Lanka

    Tourism is thriving in South Asia with overseas visitors flocking to its vast array of natural, cultural and historic attractions. In the first quarter of 2011, UN data showed international visitor arrivals up 14% from the same period the year before. A large number of those visitors travelled to multiple countries across the subregion, drawn to its many world-renowned and colorful Buddhist heritage sites. This growth in arrivals is expected to continue as tourism infrastructure and services steadily improve.
  • December 2008

    MAMSL Attanayake: Innovating an Institution

    An interview with Mr. MAMSL Attanayake of the National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWSDB), the principal authority providing safe drinking water and facilitating the provision of sanitation in Sri Lanka