Sri Lanka – Maldives Business Council Welcomes New Maldives Ambassador His Excellency Omar Abdul Razak



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Hon. Minister of National Planning and Infrastructure in Maldives His Excellency Mohomed Aslam, Ambassador of Maldives to Sri Lanka His Excellency Omar Abdul Razak, other Diplomatic Staff from the Embassy and the President and the Vice Presidents of Sri Lanka – Maldives Business Council of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce


Hon. Minister of National Planning and Infrastructure in Maldives His Excellency Mohomed Aslam, Ambassador ofMaldives to Sri Lanka His ExcellencyOmar Abdul Razak and the President of the SLMLBC Mr. Devinda Lorensuhewa launching the SLMLBC web-site


The Sri Lanka – Maldives Business Council of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce recently organized an evening of dinner and networking to welcome the new Ambassador of Maldives to Sri Lanka, His Excellency Omar Abdul Razak. The function took place at the Hilton Residences, Colombo. Hon. Minister of National Planning and Infrastructure in Maldives His Excellency Mohomed Aslam, other diplomats from the Embassy, high-level Businessmen and members of the Council participated in the function. The new ambassoder presented his credentials to the President of Sri Lanka February 1. 


Devinda Lorensuhewa, President of the Sri Lanka – Maldives Business Council welcomed the new Ambassador.


"We warmly welcome His Excellency Omar Abdul Razak, Ambassador for Maldives in Sri Lanka and Madam Fathimath Zahir. It is my duty to brief you about our Council.Sri Lanka-Maldives Business Council was established in May 2007 as the 19th bilateral Business Council of Ceylon Chamber of Commerce and since the then the Council has been operating and executing various projects and initiatives effectively for the betterment of the membership. So far we have organized six trade and investment promotion missions to Maldives and have participated at Hotel Asia Exhibitions and Maldives Construction Fairs," he said.


Lorensuhewa added that most Sri Lankan delegates concluded successful trade contracts with Maldivian business entities. These delegates were also provided with opportunities to visit a number of Government institutions in Maldives to discuss issues faced by them.


Furthermore, theCouncil is currently organizing a trade delegation to Maldives to participate at the Food and Hospitality Asia Maldives2019 Exhibition, to further develop their trade performance.


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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