Seminar on Economic freedom in South Asia

16th October 2008.
Cinnamon Grand Hotel,
Colombo .

Supported by the Friedrich Naumann Foundation, India, the SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) in Collaboration with the Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka (FCCISL) have organized a full day seminar on ‘Economic Freedom in South Asia, to be held in Cinnamon Grand Hotel, Colombo on the 16th October.

The Chief Guest at the inaugural ceremony of the seminar will be Prof G L Peiris, Minister of International Trade and Export Development, while Kosala Wickramanayake, President, FCCISL will welcome the guests.

The Seminar would be a springboard for socio-economic development will be addressed by Iqbal Tabish, Secretary General, SCCI, Dr Rene Klaff, Regional director, Fridrich Naumann Foundation, New Delhi and Nawaz Rajabdeen, Vice President, SCCI and Immediate Past President, FCCISL.

There will be two working sessions on Economic Freedom and they will be chaired by Macky Hashim, Past President of SCCI and FCCISL and Indrajith Fernando, President, Confederation of SAARC Apex Bodies in Sri Lanka.

A number of high profile resource persos will address the Seminar.