Pakistan to invest in SL construction industry

2021-04-08 at 08:13

The government of Pakistan has informed that it is prepared to invest heavily in the construction industry in Sri Lanka.

The Ministry of Urban Development and Housing issuing a statement said the matter was conveyed during a meeting between local representatives and Pakistan’s High Commissioner in Colombo, Muhammad Saad Khattak.

Meanwhile, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa have instructed relevant officials to promptly complete the construction projects in Colombo that have been suspended for various reasons.

Secretary to the Ministry of Urban Development and Housing Sirimal Perera has been named as the competent authority to oversee the completion of projects.