Sri Lanka and China have signed an agreement to promote economic and industrial cooperation.
The inking of the agreement took place at Temple Trees this morning in the presence of President Rajapaksa. A deputation headed by San Guovi, a special representative of the Chinese President visiting the island paid a courtesy call on the President.
Finance Secretary Dr. P.B. Jayasundera and Chinese Ambassador to Sri Lanka Yang Xiuping signed the agreement on this occasion. The Chinese delegation had a cordial discussion with the President.