Ambassador M. Rizvi Hassen met two prominent Trade Chamber Chairmen Selçuk Öztürk, Chairman of Konya Chamber of Commerce and Chairman, Chamber of Industry Konya Memis Kutukcu and their ex-co members on 17 July 2020. During the meetings with the two Trade Chamber Chairmen the Ambassador shared information on potential sectors; i.e manufacturing, service and consumer goods that can be established trade and investment contacts with Sri Lanka.
The members of two chambers who present at the meetings showed their keen interest to establish cooperation in terms of trade and investment. The both Chairmen further agreed to organize virtual B2B meetings with the trade Chambers in Sri Lanka prominent Sri Lankan companies under the umbrella of Sri Lankan Trade Chamber or Export promotion organizations in Sri Lanka. Further, Konya Chamber of Industry agreed to connect Turkish and Sri Lankan industrialists to share information on investment opportunities in the two countries.
Counsellor (Commercial) Yoshitha Jayasuriya and Second Secretary Gajithra Navan attended the meetings along with the Ambassador.