SLIBC to boost trade with Indonesia
The Sri Lanka-Indonesia Business Council (SLIBC) of the Ceylon
Chamber of Commerce met Designate Ambassador to Indonesia Ms. Anoja
Wijesekara recently at the Ceylon Chamber premises.
External Affairs Ministry, Assistant Director, Economic Affairs,
Gihan Indraguptha was also present. Ms. Anoja Wijesekara has worked with
the UNICEF and spent four years in Afghanistan.
Ms. Wijesekara holds a Master of Science in Development Economics
from the University of London.
The meeting enabled the Executive Committee to articulate on their
outlook of industries such as textiles, flour, tyres and paper and
discuss a number of concerns distressing businesses from an operational
Ms. Wijesekara said that there was scope for improvement of trade
relations between Sri Lanka and Indonesia and that she would further
encourage Foreign Direct Investments to Sri Lanka on assuming her post
Indraguptha outlined the progress of the Joint Commission with
Indonesia which is yet to be finalised.