High Commissioner of Singapore visits IPS

H.E. Chandra Das, made a courtesy call at the IPS on 11th February 2016. He was accompanied by Arun Vignesh, Country Officer for South Asia, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Singapore.

IPS Executive Director, Dr. Saman Kelegama briefed the High Commissioner on IPS research work and collaborative research with similar institutions in Singapore. Singapore-Sri Lanka Economic relations and working towards a possible FTA with Singapore were also discussed. Dr. Kelegama presented the IPS Flagship Publication, Sri Lanka: State of the Economy 2015 Report together with a copy of the IPS essay to mark 50 Years of Singapore-Sri Lanka Economic Relations, to the High Commissioner.