There was a meeting between (Dr.) Ramesh Pathirana, Minister of Plantation and His Excellency Tan Yang Thai, the High Commissioner of Malaysia for Sri Lanka and Maldives held on 22.03.2022 at the Ministry premises.

Discussions were held on further strengthening the economic relations between the two countries in view of further ensuring the bilateral relations during the present period aftermath the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Attention was drawn towards making Sri Lanka, one of the finest tourist destinations in the world, more and more attractive to the Malaysian tourists and setting up an amicable environment for the Malaysian investors to arrive and invest in the country.

This meeting was also graced by Mrs. Khairee Shahdila, the Deputy Chief of the Malaysian Diplomatic Mission and Mr. Ravindra Hewavitharana, Secretary, Ministry of Plantation.