US Ambassador calls on Tourism Minister
United States of America Ambassador Alaina Teplitz called on Tourism, Wildlife and Christian Affairs Minister John Amaratunga, on Wednesday, at the Tourism Ministry, to discuss the ways to further strengthen the existing bilateral ties between the two countries and to discuss the improvements in the security situation post-easter Sunday terror attacks.
The minister informed the ambassador about the future steps to be taken by the government.
SLTPB Chairman Kishu Gomes, SLTDA Chairman Johanne Jayarathne and Dinesh Weerakkody participated in the discussions.
Teplitz was accompanied by Economic and Commercial Officer Eduardo Garcia.