Japan has expressed willingness to support Sri Lanka in the introduction of Digital technology for TV transmissions.
Japan’s Ambassador to Sri Lanka Kunio Takahashi gave this consent when he met Minister Keheliya Rambukwella. The meeting took place at the Media Ministry. Media Secretary W.B. Ganagala was present.
Expressing views to journalists after the meeting, Minister Rambukwella said that the entire world is now going digital. But Sri Lanka has not been able to reach this standard. A request was made from Japan to support Sri Lanka in this respect. Japan agreed to extend support. Japan also agreed to extend support to Sri Lanka in her development programmes.