Promise Tracker

MICE Convention Centre

Budget Speech para. 235: "The MICE industry has also shown good potential in the last few years. I encourage the construction of a MICE Convention Centre in Colombo with a seating capacity of 5,000 for which I propose to allocate Rs. 1,000 million which will be completed by 2019, to meet the growing demand for such facilities in Sri Lanka."
  • Allocation (Rs. Mn) :  1,000
  • Sector :  Tourism
  • Ministry / Government Institution :  Ministry of Tourism Development and Christian Affairs

Openness Tracker

Open

Information received from RTIs showed that the project was cancelled. The reason for the cancellation was also provided.

Progress Tracker

Broken

The proposal was not implemented in 2017 due to the inability to find suitable land.

Sources of Information

  • Budget Tracker - Website Website
  • Budget Tracker - Website RTI