Latest Events – Palmyrah Development Board – Sri Lanka

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Palm Ice Cream Launch

Palm Ice Cream was launched by palmyrah development board in cooperation with Akinra Ice Cream on 02nd of March, 2021.
Palmyrah, Coconut, Kithul and King coconut Ice Creams were launched in this event.
Hon. Arundika Fernando, State Minister of Coconut, Kithul and Palmyrah Cultivation Promotion and Related Industrial Product Manufacturing & Export Diversification, Chairman of Palmyrah Development Board and other officials are present at the event.

Low Interest Loan to Palm Producers.

Handing over Jaggery Plant

Under “Saubhagya Dakma Project" we have granted 6 million worth Jaggery plant to Karaveddy Palm development Production centre on 11th of February 2021.
We except to increase monthly jaggery production from 3000 Kgs.

Action Plan – 2021 presented to Hon. State Minister

 Our Chairman Presented the Palmyrah Development Board’s Action Plan – 2021 to Hon. State Minister Arundika Fernando on 21.01.2021

Palmyrah based Products at Cargills Colombo.

Palmyra Development Board has continued the operations with Cargills.
PDB mini store has opened in Cargills City Centere – Colombo and also our Palmyra Products available in Grandpass, Kotahena and Mattakuliya Cargills Outlets.

Discussion with Palmyrah Cooperative Societies – Jaffna

Discussion with Palmyrah Cooperative Societies – Jaffna was held on 13th January, 2021 at Palmyrah Research Institute.
Implementing Action Plan 2021 and Identifying the problems faced by the societies are discussed in this discussion.
Chairman, General Manager, Deputy General Manager and other Executives of Palmyrah Development Board and Society Members are participated in this discussion.

The Oath-taking Event at PDB Head office

The Oath-taking Event held at Palmyrah Development Head office, Jaffna today (01.01.2021).

As a 1st day of the year 2021 all staffs of Palmyrah Development participated and took Oath today.

First Step of “PALMYRAH WORLD ASSOCIATION"

A meeting was held at the Ministry of Plantation with the concept of establishing Palmyrah World Association in the presence of Hon. Minister of Plantation Dr. Ramesh Pathirana, Hon. State Minister Arundika Fernando, Secretaries of the Ministry, Foreign delegates, Chairman of Palmyrah Development Board Mr.Krishantha Pathiraja, DGM Mr.S.Srivijeindran on 15th December 2020.

Foreign delegates of India, Thailand, Myanmar, Indonesia, Pakistan, Maldives, Afghanistan were present at the meeting which is Headed by Hon. Minister and State Minister.

Formation of Palmyrah world association will be strengthen the Palmyrah Industry through International collaboration.

New Katpaham Super Center opened Negombo

New Katpaham Super center Sales Outlet is opened by Hon. Minister Arundika Fernando at Negombo on 13th of December.

Chairman of Palmyrah Development Board and Palmyrah Development Board staffs and well-wishers are present at the event.

New Katpaham Sales center opened in Kaithady, Jaffna

New Katpaham Sales Outlet is opened by Hon. Minister Arundika Fernando at Kaithady, Jaffna. on 02nd of October 2020.

Chairman of Palmyrah Development Board and Palmyrah Development Board staffs and well-wishers are present at the event.

e – Katpaham launch 

First time in the history of PDB, the concept of online shopping was introduced in the context of customer service of Katpaham, the sales outlet of PDB via the E-Katpaham launch. Our customers now have the option of placing their orders online and goods delivered to their doorstep.

Navaratri Event at Colombo Katpaham 

Hon. Minister Arundika Fernando participated in the Navarathri Event at Katpaham Colombo on 23rd of October 2020.

Chairman of Palmyrah Development Board and Palmyrah Development Board staffs are present at the event.

Introducing Palmyrah Ice Cream 2020 

Palm Ice Cream was launched by palmyrah development board  in cooperation with Alerics on 20th of February 2020.

Discussion with GA regarding Palmyrah Good Producers issues

An important discussion with Government Agent of Jaffna District secretariat regarding the issues faced by Palmyrah Goods producers held at District Secretariat of Jaffna on 7th February, 2020.

All the main issues faced by the Palmyrah Goods producers were discussed at the meeting, and also some solutions and decisions were made to solve those issues.

Government Agent, Chairman of Palmyrah Development Board and Other Executive officials and Palmyrah Goods Producers were present at the meeting.

Palmyrah Goods Producers Meeting

An important discussion with Palmyrah Goods producers were held at Palmyrah Development Board, head office on 6th February, 2020.

All the issues faced by the Palmyrah Goods producers were discussed at the meeting, and also some solutions and decisions were made to solve those issues.

Chairman of Palmyrah Development Board and Other Executive officials were present at the meeting.

Mobile Sales Promotion of January 2020

Mobiles Sales Promotions were done by Palmyrah Development Board Marketing Division staffs of most of the districts.

People are so happy and enthusiastic to saw and buy the Palmyrah goods.

CEB Jaffna

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District Secretariat Jaffna

Northern Provincial Council

College of Technology – Jaffna

11th Jaffna International Trade Fair Exhibition

Jaffna International Trade Fair 2020 was inaugurated today at Jaffna and will continue for next 2 days.

Palmyrah Development Board is displaying Palmyrah goods at Jaffna International Trade Fair 2020 Exhibition.

People are so happy and excited to see the innovative palmyrah Goods at the Trade fair.

Opening of Palmyrah Fibre Production center – Mannar

Palmyrah Fibre Production center, Mannar selvari was opened by Hon. Wimal Weeravansa, Minister of Industries and Supply Chain Management.

Our objective is to stop import of Palmyrah Fibre to Sri Lanka and save 4.23 million through this project.

Ministry officials and staffs of Palmyrah Development Board are present at the event.

Thai Pongal Festival 2020

The Thai Pongal Festival was held on 20th of January 2020 at The Palmyrah Development Board. The staffs of the board were participated at the event.

Chairman Assumes Duties at Palmyrah Development Board

Mr. Krishantha Pathiraja commenced his duties on 16th January, 2020 at Head office, Jaffna as the New Chairman of Palmyrah Development Board.

The New Chairman is welcomed by the staffs of the Palmyrah Development Board.

Addressing the gathering, the Chairman ask all employees to work together as united and to develop the Board and the Country.

The General Manager and other Executive staffs and board Employees of the Palmyrah Development were present at the event.