Monday April 12, 2021
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka will promote internationally to rent employees for Colombo Port Metropolis Fee, which is able to operate as an unbiased company to manage land reclaimed by China Harbhour Engineering Company, a prime official stated.
The Port Metropolis Fee may have a Board and Chief Govt.
“The Fee will probably be unbiased within the conduct of their operations,” Secretary to the President P B Jayasundera advised a discussion board organized by Veemansa, a Colombo-based assume tank.
“The Fee may have a Chairman and Board of Administrators with worldwide reputations.
“And we will probably be promoting internationally to hunt the required personnel for this landmark (mission).”
The Colombo Port Metropolis will probably be a sophisticated one-stop-shop for buyers and has been structured on the idea that drove the Larger Colombo Financial Fee, he stated.
The Port Metropolis was conceived and its legislation was developed by three successive administrations with extensive consultations.
“Three successive governments have gotten concerned on this course of and has verified its relevance,” he stated.
The legislation structured after learning related legal guidelines elsewhere to position it and advantageous place, he stated. (Colombo/Apr12/2021)