Sri Lanka and India in link to boost textile sector

Friday, 06 September 2013 - 13:13



India and Sri Lanka will sign a deal to promote handloom, powerloom and textile as a delegation visits the island during a fabric exhibition to be held next week.

Zohra Chatterji, secretary of the ministry of textiles will lead a business and official delegation to the island and sign a memorandum of understanding with Sri Lankas commerce secretary,

She is expected to meet economic development minister Basil Rajapaksa, commerce minister Rishad Bathiudeen and Treasury secretary P B Jayasundera