The Central Bank of Sri Lanka announces that Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy, Governor, Central Bank of Sri Lanka has been named Central Bank Governor of the Year, South Asia, by the Global Capital at Global Capital Markets Awards ceremony in Washington DC on 14th October, which coincides with the World Bank-IMF Annual meetings.
The Consular Affairs Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs was awarded the Public Sector Most Outstanding ICT Achievement Award and the Gold Award in the Government and Public Sector Category at the 19th National Best Quality ICT Awards held at the Hotel Taj Samudra recently.
Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala Samaraweera while attending to the WB/IMF annual meeting in Washington at the conclusion of the meeting called on Mitsuhiro Furusawa, Deputy Managing Director of the IMF and held discussion on matters of mutual interest.
The Kaluganga Development Project is being implemented by the Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment with the financial assistance of Saudi Fund for Development (SFD), Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) and OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID).
Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala Samaraweera who is in Washington, on the sideline of the WB/IMF annual meeting, met Ms. Fatema Z. Sumar, the Regional Deputy Vice President for Europe, Asia, Pacific and Latin America in the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) to review the progress of its 5- year Grant Compact to Sri Lanka.
Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala Samaraweera met with the US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, a Senior Cabinet Minister of the Trump administration, on the sidelines of the World Bank/IMF Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. on 12th October