President Mahinda Rajapaksa will be leaving for Ukraine today. It will be the first official visit of a Sri Lankan President to that country.
The President will be holding discussions with the Prime Minister of Ukraine and other high ranking authorities during his three day official visit. The main target of the visit is to establish bilateral relations in a number of sectors including economic, trade, tourism and human resources. Several programmes have been planned during the President’s visit to promote business opportunities in Sri Lanka.