Sri Lankan PM leaves for Vietnam to attend World Economic Forum ASEAN

Sri Lankan PM leaves for Vietnam to attend World Economic Forum ASEAN

Colombo, Sept 10 (newsin.asia) – Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe left the country on a three day official visit to Vietnam on Monday to attend the World Economic Forum on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (WEF ASEAN), his office said in a statement.

The World Economic Forum on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations will be held in Hanoi from Sept 11 to 13, where 1,000 delegates from 43 countries and regions will focus their discussions on five key topics.

The key contents include defining new vision for the ASEAN on regional integration and seeking new economic models and governance in the digital era.

Among the delegates who will attend the Forum are the Prime Ministers of Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam and the Presidents of Indonesia and Philippines and Myanmar’s State Counselor, Aung San Suu Kyi.

The Forum will be attended by businesses from ASEAN members, leaders of international organizations, and senior officials and entrepreneurs from non-ASEAN countries such as China, Japan, South Korea and India.