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Friday, November 15, 2013 - 09.34 GMT

Commonwealth Heads of Government & Business Leaders participate in Business Roundtable


The Commonwealth Business Forum (CBF) round table discussion between Heads of Government and business leaders was held yesterday (14) under the auspices of President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Magam Ruhunupura International Convention Centre (MRICC) in Hambanthota.

The CBF round table discussion is intended to create a platform for the Commonwealth Heads of Government and business leaders to interact and build partnerships for more investment opportunities among Commonwealth countries.

The topics discussed at the meet varied from travel and tourism to banking and finance. Many business leaders shared their views on a variety of topics. Heads of Government and business leaders were particularly keen on strengthening Asia-Africa partnerships.

A new chairman for the Commonwealth Business Council was also appointed at the discussion. Sri Lanka’s Minister of Youth Affairs and Skills Development Mr. Dallahas Allahapperuma and outgoing Chairman of CBC Dr. Mohan Kaul also joined in the occasion.






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