Minister G. L. Peiris to India

Thursday, 08 August 2013 - 13:12




Foreign Minister G L Peiris will be visiting New Delhi later this month.


Sources said that Minister Peiris will be reaching India for a day-long visit on August 18th, with the invitation letter for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Colombo from November 15th to 17th.


Meanwhile, Addressing a media conference in Colombo External Affairs Minister Professor G.L. Peiris said that getting to host the Commonwealth Business Forum is a great opportunity acquired by Sri Lanka as a nation.


The Commonwealth Business Forum that will take place in Colombo in November in conjunction with the Commonwealth Heads of Governments Meeting is seen as a great opportunity for Sri Lanka to enlighten the world about the investment potentials in the island.