Port City will create 87,000 jobs – Minister
Minister of Foreign Affairs Ali Sabry told Parliament today (22) that the country should learn lessons from the past, leave aside race, religion and caste and work to build the economy and make the Port City project a haven for the development of this country.
The minister said this while joining the parliamentary debate held on two orders under the Colombo Port City Economic Commission Act.
He also mentioned that it will be possible to create about 87,000 new job opportunities through the Colombo Port City Project. Through this, Sri Lanka will be able to become an economic hub, he said. Minister Ali Sabry pointed out that the city of Waraya will become the centre of an export-oriented economy in this country.