Jan 09, 2022

Chinese FM meets SL President ; discusses debt restructuring possibility (Pics)

Visiting Chinese Foreign Minister - Wang Yi met with the Sri Lankan President - Gotabaya Rajapaksa earlier today (09).

The President has thanked Mr. Wang for the constant support given to Sri Lanka by China and several issues such as tourism, investment and Trade were discussed during the meeting.

According to the Presidential Media Division, the President had pointed out that it would be a great relief to the country if the focus could be on restructuring the debt repayments as a solution to the economic crisis that has arisen in the face of COVID-19.

Noting that he was happy to be able to visit Sri Lanka again, Mr. Wang had hoped Mr. Rajapaksa would visit China soon as well.

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