2018 Budget will enable economic progress for Sri Lanka - PM
November 14, 2017 08:55 am
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe stated that the budget proposals for 2018 that were themed around fostering a foundation of welfare and progress will enable the creation of a strong Sri Lankan economy.
The Premier pointed out that the government has systematically taken steps to provide the people with relief and welfare despite the country being plagued by a crushing debt burden.
Speaking to a gathering at Temple Trees, the Prime Minister stated that the youth can be provided with ample employment opportunities should the industrial sector be developed.