Tan Yang Thai met Gamini Lakshman Peiris

Colombo, 15 October 2021 (TDI): High Commissioner of Malaysia to Colombo, Tan Yang Thai met Sri Lankan Foreign Minister, Gamini Lakshman Peiris.

Both leaders discuss the friendly bilateral ties between Sri Lanka and Malaysia. Minister Peiris highly commended the enormous progress that Malaysia recorded in the field of digitalization.

He identified that Sri Lanka aims to bring digitalization in several key areas. The Minister expressed Sri Lanka’s desire to look at the experiences of Malaysia in this field and adopt certain. Minister Peiris also praised the education system in Malaysia.

Foreign Minister and the High Commissioner discussed further avenues to enhance cooperation between the two countries in the post Covid-19 era.

Colombo and Kuala Lumpur expressed their strong desire to re-enact partnerships in several areas to facilitate people-to-people contact.