Malik to meet Chinese Commerce Minister next month

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DM-1-195By Kelum Bandara

Development Strategies and International Trade Minister Malik Samarawickrama said yesterday he would meet his Chinese counterpart next month in China to discuss how to resume talks on the proposed Free Trade Agreement between the two countries.  



The minister is expected to leave for China next month to attend an international summit


He told Daily Mirror that he would leave for Shanghai next month for an international summit and  would meet the Chinese Commerce Minister.  

Sri Lanka is currently negotiating trade agreements with India, Thailand and Bangladesh. The minister said the joint feasibility study on the Free Trade Agreement with Bangladesh had been completed.