Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg met President Maithripala Sirisena

The Norwegian delegation, headed by the visiting Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg met President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat today (August 12).

Leaders of both countries recalled the friendship between the two countries for decades and held bilateral discussions to further strengthen those existing ties.

Ms Solberg expressed appreciation over the steps taken by the current government to strengthen democracy, reconciliation and development. She also expressed appreciation over the natural beauty and hospitality of Sri Lanka and further said that she is expected to make Sri Lanka a main tourist destination for Norwegian tourists.