A reception was organized on November 16th by FCCISL to felicitate Australian high commissioner for his contribution towards upliftment of SME tourism in the North East provinces under Skills For Inclusive Growth program funded by Australian government. The President of FCCISL and SAARC CCI, Ruwan Edirisinghe handed over a memento to Bryce Hutchesson, High Commissioner of Australia. Also present at the event were MacDonald Perera, Director (zone 2), Shirley Jayawardena, (SVP), Ruwan Edirisinghe, president FCCISL and SAARC CCI), Bryce Hutchesson, High Commissioner of Australia, Keerthi Gunawardena, (VP), Victoria Coakley, (Deputy Head of Mission), Ajith D Perera, (SG/CEO), Armil Samoon, (director).
S4IG’s partner FCCISL, is the largest and most representative apex body of Sri Lankan business with a nationwide membership of over 60 chambers of commerce & business associations and speaks directly/ indirectly to over 25,000 enterprises from all districts of Sri Lanka. FCCISL is the country focal point and lead chamber for SAARC CCI in Islamabad, Pakistan and APTA CCI in Beijing, China.