Qatar to enhance trade ties with Sri Lanka

September 14, 2018

The Qatar Chamber has proposed enhancing trade ties with Sri Lanka.

The Qatar Chamber held a meeting with a trade delegation from Sri Lanka led by Governor of the Central Bank, Indrajit Coomaraswamy yesterday.

The two sides discussed enhancing cooperation in fields of trade and economy and reviewed investment opportunities available in Sri Lanka in the banking and financial sector.

The Vice-Chairman of Qatar Chamber, Muhammed bin Ahmed bin Towar, said that the private sector in the two countries has distinguished trade relations with growth and development at all levels, noting that there are opportunities for further cooperation between the two sides in various sectors, especially as Qatari businessmen are keen to explore business opportunities in Sri Lanka.

The CBSL Governor meanwhile called for further strengthening good relations linking banks in Sri Lanka and Qatar, in the interests of both parties and a greater push for more cooperation in various economic fields.