Japan assures assistance for Sri Lanka's technology development

Tuesday, 30 July 2013 - 11:24


Japan’s Internal Affairs and Communication Minister Yoshitaka Shindo assured Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa Japanese assistance for developing Sri Lanka’s information technology, telecommunications and other technology-related projects.


Minister Rajapaksa said that Japan tops the list of countries giving development assistance to Sri Lanka.


Following the meeting the Japanese government committed to a total of 57.8 billion rupees in development aid to Sri Lanka.