Govt. will prioritise exports in future- PM

2019-02-11 at 20:10

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says rapid development that prioritises exports will be focused on in future.

Speaking during an event in Bandaragama Prime Minister Wickremesinghe said the government will successfully face challenges in increasing state production.

The Premier noted the government has already created the background to establish an economy that prioritises exports.

Prime Minister Wickremesinghe stressed the current administration has established a strong economy and boosted industries such as tourism, fisheries and information technology.

The Prime Minister also claimed the government aims to increase its national income while overcoming all challenges.

Prime Minister Wickremesinghe added the country should be released of its debt burden in order to overcome future challenges.

The Premier noted the government did not allow the country to be named known as being bankrupt.