State Minister Sujeewa Senasinghe says the government takes effective measures to increase the volume of export and relevant income. The State Minister further said the contribution from the women society is also expected in this regard. Accordingly, the programme under the name of “Diriya Kathun” will be developed to provide opportunities to the women to contribute to the GDP of the country.
The Minister made these remarks at a media conference held in Colombo yesterday. Addressing the gathering he further said the women participation is sought in many SME enterprises including agriculture, tourism, food packaging, small export crops, electronic devices and digital technology related devices.