Large number of internationally recognized entrepreneurs met Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and exchanged ideas about investing in Sri Lanka on the sidelines of the World Economic Summit in Switzerland.
President Maithripala Sirisena instructed the Attorney General to take immediate steps to appoint a Special Presidential Commission to inquire into the allegations of malpractices in the bond issue of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka and take required legal action.
Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne opened two more RO facilities installed at Nagadeepa Purana Rajamaha Viharaya and St. Thomayar Church located on Eluvaitivu Island, for community use yesterday (22nd Jan.).
Several roads in the Elpitiya Divisional Secretariat Division which were repaired under the present government’s 100-day program were vested with the public recently by the Minister of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Gayantha Karunathilake.
The Belgium government and heads of several European companies have affirmed to strengthen trade links with Sri Lanka following European Union restored GSP+ relief to the island. They considered the existing investment friendly environment as another plus point and said they would take every possible effort to strengthen trade ties with Sri Lanka.