Sri Lanka, Aug. 30 -- Sri Lanka's state-run job skilling apparatus, the Technical, Vocational Education Training (TVET) sector, is now poised to receive the largest project funding in its history.

Once agreements are finalized, a 50 million US dollars worth facility is set to spawn a fully-fledged Ocean University in Sri Lanka.

Also nine new hi-tech training facilities across the country, modelled on the lines of the ground-breaking and ultra-modern South Korean backed KTEC Training Centre unveiled in Orugodawatte as recently as 21 August, is to be set-up.

"Today I met PM Ranil Wickremesinghe and we discussed how to create more modern TVET training centres in Sri Lanka," said the Minister of Industry, Commerce, Resettlement of Protracted...