Business News Update: DFCC Bank, the bank for everyone launched the very first DFCC ‘Viyapaara Sahaya’ SME program at Grand Monarch, Thalawathugoda recently. Over fifty entrepreneurs from Kottawa, Piliyandala, Maharagama & Gangodawila areas were present at the inaugural interactive workshop. This initiative stands as a testament to DFCC’s steadfast commitment to SMEs and entrepreneurs, which will drive Sri Lanka to be a world ready and innovative society.
SME sector is considered as the backbone of the Sri Lankan economy as the sector contributes 52% of GDP and comprises of 75% of total number of enterprises in the country.
The session was conducted by Mr Chaaminda Kumarasiri, a veteran trainer and a business consultant. The workshop covered areas such as Entrepreneurship, Financial Management, Risk Management, Corporate Culture, Corporate Governance, Business Objectives and Strategies. Those in attendance were provided with valuable insights across a broad spectrum of local and global industries.
As the DFCC ‘Viyapaara Sahaya’ program accelerates into future continuity, it is expected to be a benchmark program that will serve the much-needed developing group of Sri Lankan entrepreneurs. The program will complement the financial support provided by DFCC to uplift and grow their businesses.
DFCC Bank is renowned for being a Bank which strives to provide significant financial support for businesses in SME sector. The DFCC ‘Viyapaara Sahaya’ program is a reflection of the Bank’s commitment to support Sri Lankan Entrepreneurs and goes hand in hand with the DFCC’s efforts of this nature.