Prime Minister arrives in New Zealand

Friday, 30 September 2016 - 12:24

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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe who along with a high level delegation left for New Zealand yesterday, arrived in capital today.

Prime Minister's delegation included ministers Saagala Ratnayake and Harin Fernando, State Minister Dr. Sudarshani Fernandopulle and Deputy Minister Dr. Harsha de Silva.

His three-day official visit begins on the 1st October.

The Premier and the delegation are expected to hold bilateral discussions with a number of New Zealand officials including Prime Minister John Key.

The two sides are expected to hold discussions covering topics such as the development of economic, social and political relations between the two countries focusing on dairy technology and trade and investment.