PM leaves for Vietnam today

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will leave for Vietnam today to participate in the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) world economic forum to be held in Hanoi.

The Prime Minister is also expected to have one to one meetings with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hisen Loong and Chinese Deputy Prime Minister Hu Chunhua during his visit to Vietnam.

Minister of Development Strategies and International Trade Malik Samarawickrama, Secretary to Prime Minister Saman Ekanayake, Additional Secretary Saman Attaudahetti and Special Aide to Prime Minister Sandra Perera will also accompany him according to release issued by the Prime Minister’s office yesterday morning.