Hirunews Logo
%27No+Casino%27%2C+Says+Prime+Minister
Wednesday, 20 July 2016 - 12:55
'No Casino', Says Prime Minister
10,750

Views

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that Casino companies will not be allowed to operate in the country.

He stressed that the policy of the Good Governance administration is not to use Casinos to develop the country.

Premier Wickremesinghe stated this during a question answer session at a meeting organized by the world entrepreneurs association held at the Shangri La hotel in Singapore yesterday.

Potential investment sectors in Sri Lanka were discussed during this meeting of world entrepreneurs and, the premier said, in response to a question, that the current government does not welcome Casinos,  as its successor did in the past.

Addressing the meeting, Singapore Trade and Industry Minister S. Easwaran said a conducive business environment has is being developed in Sri Lanka.

He also said that the Singapore Government is ready to assist those entrepreneurs who are ready to tap into such business opportunities in Sri Lanka.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Thick fog on A9 Road
Tuesday, 13 February 2018 - 14:25
It is reported that a thick fog is visible in the northern part of the island during morning these days.Accordingly, farmers in the Northern province predict... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
2,869 Views
14,705 Views
494 Views
2,501 Views
957 Views
16,159 Views
Top