Sri Lankans in Lebanon safe; an agreement in future for higher salaries

Monday, 25 February 2013 - 8:15



Sri lankan ambassador to Lebanon Ranjith Gunarathne states that there are no obstacles for Sri Lankans to arrive in Lebanon for job opportunities.


As a result of the Syria crisis, several clashes occurred in Lebanon as well.


There are 80 thousand Sri Lankans employed in Lebanon.


The ambassador further stated that an agreement will be signed next month with the Lebanese government to further strengthen the security of Sri Lankan employees in Lebanon.