Govt takes all decisions based on the policy of safeguarding local industries; President.

Friday, 16 August 2013 - 8:01

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President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that the government takes all decisions based on the policy of safeguarding local industries and promoting local products.

 

The President expressed these views at a discussion that was held at Temple Trees yesterday to obtain views from private sector entrepreneurs prior to the preparation of the 2014 budget.

 

The entrepreneurs had stated that they would provide their fullest support to the country’s development.

 

They had also stated that since infrastructure including the road network had developed significantly it added convenience to them in conducting their businesses.