Economic policies of the two main presidential candidates – President Mahinda Rajapaksa and Retd. Gen. Sarath Fonseka – will be the theme of the discussion at the next meeting of the Sunday Times Business Club on Wednesday, January 20.
This is the first meeting hosted by the Taj Samudra Hotel, Colombo which is the new venue for meetings of the club this year.
The Club, presented by the Sunday Times, recently signed an MoU with the hotel confirming its host and sponsorship status. Hameedia is a co sponsor.
The panellists are Prof. W.D. Lakshman, senior economic advisor to the President, and Dr Harsha de Silva, a well known economist.