Sri Lankan biz delegation to visit Pakistan

Apr 05, 2016 (LBO) – A nine member Sri Lankan business delegation will visit Pakistan from 06th to 09th of this month  to explore trade and investment opportunities, the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce said in a statement.

The delegation, led by the Sri Lanka – Pakistan Business Council of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce, will also take part in the Textile sector specific exhibition ‘TeXpo 2016,’ which will be held at the Karachi Expo Centre.

The delegation to Pakistan will be led by the Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishard Bathiudeen.

The Sri Lankan businessmen, apart from attending the ‘Texpo 2016,’ is also expected to hold B2B meetings with their Pakistani counterparts.

An MOU will be signed between the Sri Lanka – Pakistan Business Council and the Pakistan – Sri Lanka Business Council to enhance trade and investment between the two nations.

 

The President of the Sri Lanka Pakistan Business Council Rohitha Thilakaratne will lead the delegation and Cherryl Rodrigo, Assistant Secretary General of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce will accompany the business delegates on behalf of the Chamber Secretariat.