CHINESE PROFESSIONALS AND ACADEMICS SHOW LIVELY INTEREST IN SRI LANKA PROF. PEIRIS ADDRESSES PREMIER THINK TANK IN SHANGHAI

September 15, 2010 at 4:31 pm

Sri Lanka has deep appreciation of the understanding and support extended by China during our country’s sustained effort to eradicate terrorism, and now looks forward to a strengthened and expanded relationship in responding to the economic challenges which lie ahead, Minister of External Affairs Prof. G.L. Peiris, said in Shanghai on Tuesday.

Prof. Peiris, who is on an official visit to the People’s Republic of China, on the invitation of China’s Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi, was addressing the Institute of International Studies in Shanghai.

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