INVITATION FOR INVESTORS Project No. MRE/PRO/01

INVITATION FOR INVESTORS
GOVERNMENT OF THE DEMOCRATIC SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF SRI LANKA
MINISTRY OF RURAL ECONOMY
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FROM INVESTORS TO FORM A JOINT VENTURE COMPANY WITH THE GOVERNMENT OF SRI LANKA TO ESTABLISH AND OPERATE COLD CHAIN AND COLD STORAGE FACILITIES AT DAMBULLA AND KEPPETIPOLA, SRI LANKA

Project No. MRE/PRO/01

The Cabinet Appointed Procurement Committee (CAPC) on behalf of the Secretary, Ministry of Rural Economy (MRE) of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka calls for Proposals from Investors to form a joint venture company with the Government of Sri Lanka (GOSL) for the proposed Project to Establish and Operate Cold Chain and Cold Storage Facilities for vegetables and fruits at Dambulla in the Matale district and Keppetipola in the Badulla district, in Sri Lanka.

The interested Investors and/ or their partners shall have experience in farmer facilitation to improve the productivity and quality of local fruits and vegetables farmers. They must have experience in encouraging reduction of pre and post-harvest losses, establishing Cold Chain and Cold Storage facilities, operations and maintenance including marketing, aiming for steady supply and constant price for consumers throughout the year.

Local and International establishments with proven experience in similar activities are invited to submit their Proposals for Public Private Partnership.

Interested eligible applicants may obtain further information from Chief Accountant, (telephone +94 11 2556514, Fax +94 11 2556519) and inspect the RFP document at the Ground Floor, Finance Division, Ministry of Rural Economy, No. 492, R. A. De Mel Mawatha, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka or on the Ministry web site www.reco.gov.lk under Tender and Bids Menu.

The complete set of documents for Request For Proposals in English should be obtained during normal working days (Monday – Friday) from the Chief Accountant, Finance Division, Ministry of Rural Economy, Ground Floor, No. 492, R. A. De Mel Mawatha, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka, by paying a non-refundable fee in Sri Lankan Rupees Twenty Five Thousand (Rs. 25,000.00) in cash.

Each proposal must be accompanied by a Proposal Security of Sri Lankan Rupees Twenty Million (Rs. 20,000,000.00) in the format as stipulated in the document.

Duly completed documents shall be submitted on or before 15:00 hours in Sri Lankan time on 28/11/2017 to The Chairman, Cabinet Appointed Procurement Committee, C/o The Secretary, Ministry of Rural Economy, No. 492, R. A. De Mel Mawatha, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka. Proposals will be opened immediately after the closing time of 15:00 hours.

Documents for RFP should be submitted with two sets of copies marked “Original” and “Duplicate” with the title “REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FROM INVESTORS TO FORM A JOINT VENTURE COMPANY WITH GOSL TO ESTABLISH AND OPERATE COLD CHAIN AND COLD STORAGE FACILITIES AT DAMBULLA AND KEPPETIPOLA, SRI LANKA”.

The Chairman
Cabinet Appointed Procurement Committee
Ministry of Rural Economy
No. 492, R. A. De. Mel Mawatha
Colombo 03
Sri Lanka.

Hon. Vasantha Senanayake on Official Visit to the Republic of Slovenia and Bled Forum

 

From 30th August to 05th September 2017, Hon. Vasantha Senanayake, State Minister of Foreign Affairs, was on an Official Visit in Slovenia, and attended to the 12th Bled Strategic Forum, on the invitation of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia.

During his visit, Hon. State Minister met with Hon. Miro Cerar, Prime Minister of Slovenia, Hon. Karl Erjavec, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia, and Hon. Ana Brnabić, Prime Minister of Serbia.

Bilateral meetings focused on economic and touristic cooperation as well as on health services. At the Bled Forum, State Minister took an active part during the Panel Discussions and met with Journalists from international media.

 

  

Tender Notice for the Sale of Heavy Mineral Sands – International Competitive Biding

Lanka Mineral Sands Ltd (LMSL) is a fully Government owned Company under the purview of the Ministry of Industry & Commerce. Lanka Mineral Sands Ltd is producing Heavy Mineral Sands of mainly Ilmenite, Rutile, Zircon and Hi- TI Ilmenite for export by mining & processing the natural heavy minerals deposits in the country. In addition to these, Zircon – crude, Crude Monazite, Fine Concentrate and Non-Magnetic Heavy Mineral concentrate which considered semi processed are also produced for sale.

The Chairman of the Cabinet Appointed Tender Committee, on behalf of Lanka Mineral Sands Limited, No. 341/21, Sarana Mawatha, Rajagiriya, Sri Lanka invites sealed bids from local & foreign parties who are interested in buying Dry Ilmenite available at the factory in Pulmoddai of Sri Lanka.

The details of the tender are as listed below:

PRODUCTS QUANTITY FOR SALE BID SECURITY

DATE & TIME OF TENDER

CLOSING AND OPENING

DRY ILMENITE

9,000 MT

(BULK DELIVERY)

LKR 22,777,200.00

or

USD 149,850.00

20/10/2017

At 14.00 hrs

The Bidding Document could be viewed at the official websites www.industry.gov.lk or www.lankamineralsands.com and downloaded free of charge.

The Bidding Document together with the Prescribed Bid Form may be purchased on week days from 0900hrs. to 1500hrs from 25/09/2017 to 19/10/2017 from Marketing Division upon payment of non-refundable Bidding Document Fee of LKR35,000.00 or USD 230.00 to Lanka Mineral Sands Ltd. 341/21, Sarana Mawatha, Rajagiriya, Sri Lanka.

The Bid, prepared in accordance with the Instructions to Bidder, enclosed in a suitable envelope marked “Sale of Heavy Mineral Sands, Tender No. LMS/MKT/TDR/17/16” on the top left hand of the envelope should either be sent under registered post to the addressed in the below to receive before 1400hrs on 20 /10 /2017 or be deposited in the Tender Box available at the same address.

For any additional information: please contact Marketing Manager of Lanka Mineral Sands Ltd, and Marketing Division on Telephone +94112883951, +94112883965, +94112883954, Fax +94 11 2882668 and Email ilmenite(at)slt.lk / malmsl(at)sltnet.lk

Call for the Expression of Interest (EOI) for the Development of 14.5 acre land Peliyagoda owned by State Engineering Corporation of Sri Lanka

The State Engineering Corporation (SEC) which is functioning under the Ministry of Housing and Construction is calling for Expressions of Interest from reputed and established investors (local or foreign) who are capable of developing the SEC owned land of an extent of 14.5 acres situated in Peliyagoda, facing the Negombo – Colombo Main Highway and the entrance road to the Katunayake – Colombo Expressway.

For further information you may contact Mr. K.E.H.A. Ranasinghe, Deputy General Manager (Consultancy) of SEC +94-11243691, +94-714319053, e-mail: dgm_consult(at)secsl.lk.

The Information Guide to Submission of EOI may be downloaded here.

Please notice that the closing date of this EOI has been extended by two weeks and that accordingly the opening will be held at 03.00 pm on 19/10/2017.

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