External Affairs Minister Professor G.L. Peiris had bilateral discussions with New Zealand’s Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully at his ministry yesterday.
The ministers discussed the arrangements being made by Sri Lanka to host the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Colombo in November this year, and the preparations for the three accompanying events - The Business Forum, the Youth Forum and the People’s Forum.
Dairy development was a subject discussed by the ministers.
New Zealand has provided assistance for dairy development and has worked closely with the Livestock Development Ministry