Discussions between Japanese delegation and president on resuming stalled development projects for public benefit

Discussions between Japanese delegation and president on resuming stalled
development projects for public benefit

Mr FUJIMARU Satoshi, Minister of State in the Cabinet Office of Japan, and Mr
YAMAMOTO Kozo, former Minister of State for Regional Revitalization and Regulatory
Reform, called on President Ranil Wickremesinghe at the Presidential Secretariat today (31).
During the meeting, they discussed the stalled development projects in Sri Lanka, which were
previously supported by the Japanese Government. The parties agreed to restart these projects
once the credit optimization process in Sri Lanka is completed. Additionally, they decided to
involve officials from the Japanese Embassy in Sri Lanka in conducting an investigation
related to these projects.
The Japanese delegation, including Mr Mizukoshi Hideaki, Ambassador of Japan to Sri
Lanka, President's Senior Advisor on National Security and Chief of Staff Mr Sagala
Ratnayaka, and President's Senior Adviser on Economic Affairs Dr. R.H.S. Samaratunga,
among others, attended this event.

President’s Media Division (PMD)
31-07-2023

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