October 23, 2011
With the long civil war now finally behind Sri Lanka, a trade delegation visited Seoul to make the case lifting trade and investment with the South Asian island nation.
Organized by the Sri Lankan Embassy here, trade officials pitched to a crowd of Korean businessmen reasons why now is the time to invest in Sri Lanka in a forum at the Korean Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Oct. 17.
Sri Lankan Ambassador to Korea Tissa Wijeratne said, ‘Like the old adage, ‘The happiest person is the one meeting friends on the road and entertaining friends at home,’ we should explore open new avenues of friendship between Korea and Sri Lanka. More…