Sri Lanka, British ministers discuss trade, investment, and domestic reconciliation process
Mon, Sep 27, 2021, 09:04 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Sept 27, Colombo: Foreign Minister Prof. G. L. Peiris and British Minister of State for South Asia, United Nations and the Commonwealth Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon had discussions recently at the Sri Lanka Mission in New York, Foreign Ministry said.
The Ministers discussed a wide range of issues including trade, investment opportunities available in the Port City and elsewhere, resumption of tourism, and matters relating to development and reconciliation with particular reference to relations with the diaspora.
Minister Peiris briefed Lord Ahmad in detail about the substantial progress on the ground in a variety of sectors by domestic institutions, despite constraints imposed by the Covid pandemic.
Lord Ahmad accepted with pleasure the invitation by Minister Peiris to visit Sri Lanka at his early convenience.