Our events are open to all and offer a chance to explore different aspects under business and finance. We organise training and networking events throughout the year.

Listed below are the local events based in Sri Lanka for 2017.

Course on taxation

This course on taxation will feature discussions on all amendments up to the Inland Revenue Amending Act No 9 of 2015 and the budget proposals for 2017.

Programme outline

  • Income tax and amendments to date 
  • VAT, NBT amendments 
  • Double taxation 
  • Tax incentives/BOI (SDP, HUB concept) under the Inland Revenue Act
  • Land restrictions 
  • Vehicle entitlement certificate fee 
  • Mansion tax   
  • Migrating tax 
  • PAL 
  • Super gain tax
  • Casino industry levy
  • Stamp duty and ESC
  • Fundamental tax concepts (transfer pricing, thin capitalisation, tax on Islamic financing) 
  • Application of RAMIS and the relevant procedure  
Dates 29 January | 12, 19, 26 February | 5,12,19,26 March | 2, 09 April
Time 8.30am – 1.30pm
Venue CIMA Auditorium, 356 Elvitigala Mawatha, Colombo 05 

For more information and registrations, click here                   

Speechcraft: A to Z of Effective Speaking

We are pleased to present to you Speechcraft - our highly popular practical workshop which blends public speaking, communication and leadership skills.  Members from the CIMA Toastmasters Club will guide you through these workshops, as you learn to develop the necessary oratory skills which will enable you to become a better communicator and influencer.    


14,15,21,23 and 28 February

02, 07,09,14,16 and 21 March

Time 5.45pm – 7.45pm
Venue CIMA Auditorium, 356 Elvitigala Mawatha, Colombo 05

For more information, pricing details and registrations, click here.